Graduate Student Poster Session 2019

2019 Presenters and Titles

Graduate Student Poster Session 2019
Tuesday, April 9, 5-7:30 PM in Alumni Hall 
Winners will be bolded after the event

Daniel Alexander, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue)
Cherenkov Emission Imaging in Head and Neck Radiotherapy

Nathan Anderson, Earth Sciences (Meredith Kelly)
A New High-Altitude, Low-Latitude 10Be Production Rate Calibration in the Rwenzori Mountains, Uganda

Faith Anderson, Molecular & System Biology (Matthew Havrda) 
Development of an Electrochemiluminescence-based Assay to Characterize Pyroptosis-related Proteins in Plasma Obtained from Parkinson’s Disease Patients

Muhammad Ramish Ashraf, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue) 
Optical Imaging as a Quality Assurance tool in External Beam Radiotherapy

Aylin Aykanat, Chemistry (Katherine Mirica)
Bimetallic Two-Dimensional Metal-Organic Frameworks for Chemiresistive Detection of Carbon Monoxide and Nitric Oxide

Chongyang Bai, Computer Science (V.S. Subrahmanian)
Automatic Long-Term Deception Detection in Group Interaction Videos

Bradley Bartholomai, Molecular and Systems Biology (Jay Dunlap and Jennifer Loros)
Mislocalization of frequency mRNA contributes to a long period phenotype in the Neurospora molecular clock

Nicholas Blelloch, Chemistry (Katherine Mirica)
The Molecular Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Sublimable Adhesives

Hunter Brown, Digital Musics (Michael Casey)
Heretic: A New Live Algorithm

McKinley Brumback, Physics and Astronomy (Ryan Hickox)
What Can Bright Neutron Star Binaries Tell Us About Ultra-Luminous X-ray Pulsars?

Christopher Callahan, Program in Ecology, Evolution, Ecosystems and Society (Justin Mankin)
Linkages Between Synoptic Circulation and Poor Air Quality in Beijing

Drew Chang, Thayer School of Engineering (Karl Griswold) 
A High-Throughput Platform Technology for Engineering Enhanced-Solubility in Biotherapeutics

Shan Chen, Molecular & Systems Biology (Jay Dunlap and Jennifer Loros)
A pro- and anti-inflammatory axis modulates the macrophage circadian clock

Chu Thatch, Thayer School of Engineering (Margaret Ackerman)
The Development of a Yeast Membrane Display Platform for Panning Complex Proteins

Victor Churchill, Math (Anne Gelb)
Image Enhancement Via Masked Regularization

Tiffany Coupet, Microbiology and Immunology (Charles Sentman)
Mechanisms of Action of Bispecific T cell Engager-Mediated Immune Response in a Lymphoma Tumor Model

Rebecca Finger-Higgens, Program in Ecology, Evolution, Ecosystems and Society (Laura Ogden)
A Drier Arctic? Evaporation in Changing Lake Dynamics in Western Greenland

Jennifer Franks, Quantitative Biomedical Sciences (Michael Whitfield)
Machine Learning Approaches for Patient Stratification and Precision Medicine in Systemic Sclerosis

Jacob Furlon, Thayer School of Engineering (Karl Griswold)
A Hidden Light - Selection of Green Fluorescent Protein That Evades an Existing Antibody Response

Claire Godbersen-Palmer, Microbiology and Immunology (Charles Sentman)
Bispecific T cell Engager Induced Toxicity in an Immunocompetent Solid Tumor Model

Benjamin Goldberg, Thayer School of Engineering (Margaret Ackerman)
Antibody Toolkit for Dissecting Host Adaptive Immune Responses 

Rachael Hachadorian, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue)
Using Cherenkov Imaging to Verify Anterior Field Match Lines in Craniospinal Irradiation (CSI) Patient Treatment

Xinyue Han, Thayer School of Engineering (Zi Chen)
Handedness of Flytrap Fast Motion

Camille Harris, The Dartmouth Institute (Aurora Drew)
Nutrition Education in the Food Pantry: A Randomized Controlled Trial Proposal

Amanda Haskins, Psychological and Brain Sciences (Caroline Robertson)
Naturalism Drives Social Attention: Evidence from Eye-tracking in Virtual Reality

Sidhartha Jandhyala, Thayer School of Engineering (Geoffrey Luke)
Re-oxygenation of Hypoxic Tumors Using Nanoparticles for Better Radiation Therapy Efficacy

Eshin Jolly, Psychological and Brain Science (Luke Chang) 
Gossip Drives Vicarious Learning and Facilitates Robust Social Connections

Balint Kasoh, Molecular and Systems Biology (Giovanni Bosco)
The Neural Circuitry of Learning Dialects in Drosophila Species 

Aaron Karp, Digital Musics (Michael Casey)
The Acoustic Counterfeit Machine

Michael Kokko, Thayer School of Engineering (Ryan Halter, Douglas Van Citters)
A Framework for Navigated Organ Exposure in Robotic Laparoscopy

Jennifer Lai, Thayer School of Engineering (Margaret Ackerman)
Engineering a Dengue Domain III Immunogen to Selectively Elicit Broadly Protective and not Infection-Enhancing Antibody Responses

Lloyd May, Digital Musics (Michael Casey)
Familiar Feelings: Subjective Familiarity in Music Emotion Recognition

Adrienne Mehalow, Molecular and Systems Biology (Jay Dunlap, Jennifer Loros)
Phosphorylation Regulates Temperature Compensation of the Neurospora Crassa Circadian Clock

Tianshun Miao, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue)
Whole Body Surface Cherenkov Distribution Analysis in Total Skin Electron Therapy  Using Computer Animation Methods

Torie Roseborough, Earth Sciences (Marisa Palucis)
Relative Role of Groundwater Versus Surface Water in the Gale Crater Region, Mars

Alberto Ruiz, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue)
Smartphone-based Dosimetry System for Skin Photodynamic Therapy

Catherine Saunders, The Dartmouth Institute (Marie-Anne Durand, Glyn Elwyn)
consideRATE: Developing a Measure of Serious Illness Experience

Evelien Schaafsma,Molecular and Systems Biology (Chao Cheng, Randolph Noelle)
Systematic Identification of MYC-Dependency in Non-MYC-Amplified Tumors Across 19 Tumor Types

Yuan Shi, Thayer School of Engineering (Jeremy Faludi)
Novel Materials Can Radically Improve Whole-System Environmental Impacts of Additive Manufacturing 

Robert Stolz, Chemistry (Katherine Mirica)
Morphology Directed Kinetics of Electrocatalysis Using Self-Assembled Metal-Organic Frameworks

Irwin Tendler, Thayer School of Engineering: Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering (David Gladstone, Brian Pogue)
Scintillator Imaging for Quantitative Surface Dosimetry

Jomkuan Theprungsirikul, Microbiology and Immunology (William Rigby)
Autoimmunity to Bactericidal/Permeability-Increasing Protein in Chronic Airway Infection of Bronchiectasis and Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Diana Toledo, Molecular & Systems Biology (Michael Whitfield)
Autoimmunity to Bactericidal/Permeability-Increasing Protein in Chronic Airway Infection of Bronchiectasis and Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Rebecca Valls, Microbiology and Immunology (George O’Toole)
The Hunt for Constitutively Active PilY1

Phuong Vincent, Thayer School of Engineering (Brian Pogue) 
Stiffness Mapping to Predict Drug Penetration in Pancreatic Cancer

Katharine von Herrmann, Molecular & System Biology (Matthew Havrda)
Characterizing Neuroinflammation Resulting From Expression of Constitutively Activated Nlrp3 Under the Control of the Dopamine Transporter

Cheng Wang, Thayer School of Engineering (Kimberley Samkoe)
Paired-Agent Imaging for Resection during Surgery (PAIRS) in Head and Neck Cancers

Kathryn Weil, Physics and Astronomy (Robert Fensen) 
The Cygnus Loop's Distance, Properties, & Environment Driven Morphology

Wei Yan, Physics and Astronomy (Ryan Hickox)
Hunting for the Bigfoots of the Universe