Winners of Spring/Summer - Fall 2018 UROP Funded Projects

Last Name

Student's First Name

Title of Project

Faculty Mentor

Faculty Department

Arif Afrah Immunophenotyping of M1 Macrophages in Acute Atherosis Nardhy Gomez‐ Lopez Obstetrics and Gynecology
Burton Timothy Development of a Combined Ultrasound and Photoacoustic Endoscope for Gynecologic Cancer Imaging Applications Mohammad Mehrmohammadi Biomedical Engineering
Fresard Sara Defining the expression of Heat Schock Protein gene 68 in the adult eye of Tribolium Castaneum Markus Friedrich Biological Sciences
Hadous Michael The Effects of 432 Hz on Growth and Asexual Reproduction in Daphnia Oalex Donna Kasion Biological Sciences
Hehr Aneesh Effects of sleep duration on emotional health and emotion‐related brain connectivity in children and adolescents Christine Rabinak Pharmacy Practice
Jacob Tresa Modulatory Influences of the Dorsal Anterior Cingulate Cortex in Motor Control During Simple Uni‐Manual Motor Behavior Vaibhav Diwadkar Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
Matsko Bohdan Eliciting an Enhancement of Cell Invasideness in Response to Mechanical Forces by Downregulating Integrin B3 Karon Beningo Biological Sciences
Neely Rebecca Creative Exploration of Additive Processes Through Experimental Inclusion Casting Evan Larson‐Voltz Art & Art History
Nguyen Logan In Vitro Evaluation of the Activity of Colistin Alone and in Combination with Meropenem, Sulbactam, Minocycline, Tigecycline, Rifampicin, Vancomycin, or Daptomycin Against Colistin Resistant Acinetobacter Baumannii Michael Rybak Pharmacy Practice
Podushkina Diona In situ gene detection in spinach chromosomes and tissue Edward Golenberg Biological Sciences
Ramzan Ali Assmebly of Co2‐xFexP Nanoparticles into Three Dimensional Architectures through Sol‐gel Assembly Stephanie Brock Chemistry
Sodhi Darpan Evaluating the effect of laser light on the growth of Melanoma Cells Mohammadreza Nasiriavanaki Biomedical Engineering
Tirumala Siddharth Reprogramming Human Fibroblasts to an Adult Stem Cell Fate Benjamin Kidder Oncology
Warren Leah The Impact of the Great Famine on Irish Public Health Marsha Richmond


Weis William Carolingian Court Culture in the Mirror of Carolingian Historical Manuscripts in Vienna Hans Hummer History
Zamzam Mazen The Role of Food Deserts on the Children and Infant Population in Detroit Heather Dillaway Sociology
Zelenak Rachel Emotional Regulation Strategies as Moderators Between Anger and Alcohol Craving Emily Grekin Psychology