First-, second- and third-year students present their research during the annual Fellows' Poster Session.

Tuesday, July 28 — 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Salons H, J & K; Crystal Gateway Marriott

Poster Presentation Schedule

Group I — Presenting 5:15-6:00 p.m.
Biology
1
Britni Crocker The Spatial Distribution of the Human Cortical Response to Single-pulse Electrical Stimulation
3
Jonathan Gootenberg Characterization of CRISPR Systems With High-throughput Sequencing to Diversify the Molecular Toolset
5
Isha Jain Organelle Crosstalk in Disease and Health
7
Derek Macklin Toward a Whole-Cell Model of Escherichia coli
9
Danielle Rager Proprioceptive Feedback Modulates Motor Cortical Tuning During Brain-machine Interface Control
11
Mukarram Tahir Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Solvent-exposed Lipid Tail Protrusions
13
Joy Yang Assessing Models That Control for Phylogeny for Inferring Genetic Effect in Bacterial Datasets
Computer Science
15
Samuel Blau Using Massively Parallelized Coupled Cluster to Identify Promising Novel Organic Photovoltaics
17
Adam Sealfon Distances and Shortest Paths With Differential Privacy
Earth Science
19
Brenhin Keller Volcanic-Plutonic Parity and the Differentiation of the Continental Crust
21
Eileen Martin Analyzing Ambient Seismic Noise Collected by Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS)
23
Thomas Thompson Boundary Element Analysis of Active Mountain Building at the Himalayan Range Front
Engineering
25
Kathleen Alexander First Principles Study of Grain Boundaries in Lithium Lanthanum Titanate
27
Justin Lee Denoised Wigner Distribution Deconvolution Via Low-rank Matrix Completion
29
Andrew Till The Finite-Element With Discontiguous Support Multigroup Method
Mathematics
31
Thomas Anderson Simulation of Rayleigh-Taylor Instability Suppression
33
Miles Lubin JuMP: A Modeling Language for Mathematical Optimization
35
Daniel Rey Data Assimilation Methods for Dynamical Systems With Poor Observability
37
Melissa Yeung Identification of Lagrangian Coherent Structures as a Generalized Eigenvalue Problem
Physics
39
Hilary Egan Statistical Properties of Magnetic Fields in Simulated Galaxy Clusters
41
Nicholas Frontiere CRKSPH: A Novel Approach to SPH Simulation
43
Thomas Holoien Two Years of Discoveries From the All-Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae
47
Sherwood Richers Monte Carlo Neutrino Transport in Post-merger Disks
49
Dragos Velicanu Studies of Jet-track Correlations in Pb-Pb Collisions With CMS
Group II — Presenting 6:15-7:00 p.m.
Biology
2
Hannah De Jong CrispR: A Tool for Allele-specific CRISPR/Cas9 Assay Design
4
Jordan Hoffmann Modeling Cell Movements and Mechanics in Insect Embryogenesis
6
Alex Kell Computational Similarities Between Visual and Auditory Cortex Studied With Convolutional Neural Networks and Functional MRI
8
Sarah Middleton Subcellular Zipcodes: Finding the Signals That Direct RNA Localization in Neurons
10
Adam Riesselman Recoding the Salmonella typhimurium LT2 Genome
12
Alexander Williams A Clustering Algorithm to Identify Latent Cell Types From DNA Methylation Patterns
Computer Science
14
Alnur Ali Disciplined Convex Stochastic Programming: A New Framework for Stochastic Optimization
16
David Ozog A Performance Analysis of SIMD Algorithms for Monte Carlo Simulations of Nuclear Reactor Cores
18
Daniel Strouse Compression for Prediction: The Deterministic Information Bottleneck
Earth Science
20
Jesse Lopez Application of a Sediment Model to Estimate Light Attenuation in Estuarine Environments
22
David Plotkin High-resolution Modeling of Tropical Cyclones Using Rare Event Simulation
24
Alexander Turner Estimating Urban Carbon Dioxide Fluxes at High Resolution From In Situ Observations
Engineering
26
Thomas Catanach Power System Dynamic Estimation
28
Andrew Stershic Implementation of the Thick Level-Set Method for Brittle Fragmentation
30
Gerald Wang Why are Fluid Densities So Low in Carbon Nanotubes?
Mathematics
32
Julian Kates-Harbeck Evolutionary Dynamics Under Nonlinear Frequency-depenent Selection
34
Victor Minden A Real-space Green's Function Method for the Numerical Solution of Maxwell's Equations in Free Space
36
Jay Stotsky Modeling and Simulation of the Biomechanics of Biofilms With Heterogeneous Rheological Properties
Physics
38
Chelsea Harris Solar Power Tower Lifetime Predictions: Lab to Computer and Back Again
40
Kyle Felker Numerical Methods for General Relativistic Radiative Transfer
42
Morgan Hammer Investigating Ultrafast Excited-state Proton Transfer With Nonadiabatic Dynamics Simulations
44
Eric Isaacs Origin of Phase Instability in Battery Cathode Materials From Correlated Electronic Structure Calculations
48
Adam Richie-Halford Quantum Monte Carlo Simulation of the BCS-BEC Crossover at Finite Temperature
50
Kathleen Weichman Envelope Model Simulation of Realistic Laser Pulses at the Texas Petawatt Laser