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2016 Research Posters Competition Winners


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Graduate – COMPUTER SCIENCE/ENGINEERING

Place   Recipient
1st Integrating ARM Devices into Cloud Infrastructure

 

Pardeep Kumar

Masters, Computer Engineering

University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez

2nd Ontology-based Data Integration for Freight Performance Analysis


Daniel Mejia
Doctoral, Computer Science
University of Texas at El Paso 

           

3rd A Modular Design Approach to Outcome-Based Embedded System Design Education

Danilo Rojas
Masters, Electrical Engineering
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez





Graduate – ENGINEERING/TECHNOLOGY

Place   Recipient
1st Yttria Rich TBCs as Candidates for CMAS Resistant Top Coats

Juan Gomez
Doctoral, Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas At El Paso


2nd PTEN Deletion in Pancreatic Cancer Associated Fibroblasts Decreases Hydraulic Permeability Independent of Fiber Alignment in a 3D Microfluidic Model of the Tumor Stroma

Alex Avendano
Doctoral, Mechanical Engineering
The Ohio State University


3rd Characterization of Deposits Formed on Columbia Space Shuttle Carrier Panel Tiles and Thermal Pane Glass Debris

Brenda Arellano
Doctoral Candidate, Material Science & Engineering
University of Texas at El Paso





Graduate – MATH/SCIENCE

Place   Recipient
1st Predicting Diabetes: A Predictive Analysis of Human Pancreatic Cell Types


Michael Santana

Masters, Data Analytics

University of Houston – Downtown

 

2nd The Use of Microfluidic Device "Labyrinth" for Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer

Lianette Rivera Baez
Doctoral Candidate, Chemical Engineering
University of Michigan


3rd The Effect of Three Exogenous Biostimulants in Fruit Yield and Attributes When Applied During Fruit Development in Pulasan (Nephelium ramboutan-ake)

Zuleyka Rodriguez-Pagan
Masters, Horticulture
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez





Undergraduate – COMPUTER SCIENCE/ENGINEERING


Place   Recipient
1st Detection and Protection Against Black Hole Attacks on Wired Networks

Beatrice Cerda
Senior, Computer Science
University of Houston - Downtown


2nd How Effective are Different ECG Classification Methods Under the Presence of Signal Noise?

Esther Rios Lopez
Junior, Computer Engineering
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez


3rd Nanotechnology Video Game for Middle School Students

Diva Mockford Polanco
Sophomore, Computer Engineering
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez





Undergraduate – ENGINEERING/TECHNOLOGY

Place   Recipient
1st Single Board Computer, High-Resolution Micro Endoscope for Point of Care Cancer Detection (PI-HRME)

Gabriel Lopez
Senior, Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley


2nd Generating Real-Time Musculoskeletal Models Using a Motion Capture System

Aminah Tamimi
Senior, Mechanical Engineering
California State University, Long Beach


3rd Thermodynamic Analysis of the Frictionless Damping of a Piston

Luis Sotelo Martin
Junior, Chemical Engineering
Purdue University




Undergraduate – MATH/SCIENCE

Place   Recipient
1st Understanding Growth Behavior of Alumina Particles

Maddison Casillas
Freshman, Biochemistry
University of New Mexico


2nd Enhancing the Reactivity of Antibody-Conjugated Biorthogonal Chemistries for Tumor Cell Detection

Jasmin Vanessa Guerrero
Senior, Chemical Engineering
University of California, Irvine


3rd Gingivitis Prevention: Integration of Iron (II, III) Oxide Nanoparticles into Commercial Mouthwash

Jane Nguyen
Junior, Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of New Mexico