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First Name Last Name Department Advisor Abstract
First Name Last Name Department Advisor Abstract
Andrew Misseldine Mathematics Stephen Humphries Stably Free Modules over the Klein Bottle
Heidi Dumais Physics and Astronomy Steve Turley The effects of oxidation on the refractive index of uranium in the extreme ultraviolet
Ryan Viertel Mathematics Michael Dorff Shearing planar harmonic mappings to a family of complete embedded minimal surfaces
Brad Loertscher Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Castle Progress Towards the Synthesis of Lyconadin A
Christopher Erickson Physics and Astronomy Dallin Durfee A Velocity Tunable Slow Ion Source
Christopher Spencer Geological Sciences Ron Harris Using U-Pb and Lu-Hf Isotopes in Detrital Zircons to Constrain Depositional Provenance of the Greater Himalayan Sequence (GHS) in the Garhwal Region of NW India
Skyler Simmons Mathematics Todd Fisher Topological Properties of Invariant Sets under Hyperbolic Toral Automorphisms
Kyle Zufelt Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Low-Z, Chemically Resistant, Microfabricated Carbon Composite Transmission Electron Microscope Grids
Chad Jones Chemistry and Biochemistry David V. Dearden Influence of Excitation Sweep Direction on Detection of Non-covalent Complex Ions Using Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry
Zac (Yung-Chun) Liu Geological Sciences Jani Radebaugh Mountains on Titan
Dan Li Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Simple GC-MS Method for Positive Detection of Bacillus Anthracis Endospores
Danny Savory Mathematics Scott Glasgow Energy storage and sensitivity in Darlington configured electrical networks
Sambhav Kumbhani Chemistry and Biochemistry Jaron C. Hansen Computational Study of the Thermodynamics of NHx – Acid Complexes
Robert Hilton Chemistry and Biochemistry Richard Watt The Controlled Accumulation, Storage, and Release of Anions in Ferritin
Kyle Prier Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Identifying Health-Related Topics on Twitter: An Exploration of Tobacco-Related Tweets as a Test Topic
Lee Howard Computer Science Robert Burton Technique and Cue Selection for Graphical Presentation of Generic Hyperdimensional Data
David Ripplinger Computer Science Sean Warnick First-principles modeling of wireless networks
Chelsey Hancock Chemistry and Biochemistry Merritt B. Andrus Synthesis of S-Equol using Heck Coupling Reaction and Phase-Transfer Catalysis
Jacob Ross Mathematics Gary Lawlor Realization of Isoperimetric Surfaces with Boundary as Soap Films
Nathan Perry Mathematics Stephen Humphries Rational Fusions of Abelian Groups
Jonathan Krein Computer Science Chuck Knutson Wisdom of Crowds, Information Markets, and the Coordination of Software Project Stakeholders
Chad Rogers Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Optimization of Nonadsorptive Polyethylene Glycol Diacrylate as a Material for Microfluidics
Ryan Coatney Mathematics Roger Baker Mean Square Estimate on Primitive Lattice Points
Nathan Green Mathematics David Cardon Multidimensional Continued Fractions and Number Field Fundamental Units
Rachel Messick Mathematics Michael Dorff Minimal Surfaces and Planar Harmonic Mappings
Na Li Chemistry and Biochemistry John Lamb Characterizations and Preliminary Separation Application of a Resorcinarene-based Cavitand
Brian Ricks Computer Science Parris Egbert Social Crowds: Enhancing Crowd Simulation Realism with High-Order Dynamics
Aaron Smith Physics and Astronomy Eric Hirschmann Particle Orbits Around Black Holes
Benjamin Christensen Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Acoustics of the Hammered Dulcimer
L. Naomi Martineau Chemistry and Biochemistry Richard Watt Magnetic Ferritin as a Biomarker for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Anzi Wang Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Thermal Gradient Gas Chromatography Using Column Resistive Heating Technology
Jun Song Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Templated Silicon as a High Capacity Electrode Material for Lithium Ion Batteries
Kyra Moon Mathematics Denise Halverson The Steiner problem on the regular tetrahedron
Ryan Murray Mathematics Jeff Humpherys Sampling 3D surfaces with Compressed Sensing
Taylor Killian Mathematics Jeff Humpherys SLOSH DYNAMICS AND REBOUND SUPPRESSION OF A PARTIALLY FILLED SPHERE
Anthony Selino Computer Science Mike Jones Animation of Dense Foliage
Matthew Halbert Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Increasing the DNA Origami Footprint through Scaffold Size and Self-Polymerization
Michael Gashler Computer Science Tony Martinez Unsupervised Backpropagation
Derrall Heath Computer Science Dan Ventura Conveying Semantics through Visual Representation
David Norton Computer Science Dan Ventura Autonomously Creating Quality Images
Michael Smith Computer Science Tony Martinez Examining the Effects of Filtering Data Sets in the Context of Instance Hardness
Douglas VanDerwerken Statistics Dennis Tolley Simultaneous Variable Selection and Parameter Estimation using a Continuous and Di?erentiable Approximation to the L0 Penalty Function
Pamela Nge Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Ion-permeable Membrane for On-chip Preconcentration and Separation of Cancer Marker Proteins
David Frogley Computer Science Mike Jones GPU Parallelization of a Delaunay Deformable Mesh
Austin Knutson Computer Science Mike Jones Density Correction in Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics using Quasi-Monte Carlo Integration
Jeremy Bejarano Mathematics Jeff Humpherys Investigation of Investor-Manager Conflict in Mutual Funds using Dynamic Models
Benjamin Frandsen Physics and Astronomy Branton Campbell Effects of an Electric Field on Diffuse Scattering of PZN-PT
David Krueger Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Cylindrical Fourier near-field acoustical holography applied to a high-power jet
Chase Coleman Mathematics Denise Halverson Steiner Problem: Solving on a cylinder and wrapping surfaces
Alan Swenson Computer Science Chuck Knutson You Posted What?! The Slippery Slope of Online Teenage Visual Self-Disclosure
John Corson Physics and Astronomy Justin Peatross Scattering of Light by Electron Wave Packets: A Step into QED
Alan T. Wall Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Scan-based acoustical holography applied to a high-power jet
Michael Griffin Mathematics Paul Jenkins U_p congruences modulo powers of primes
Douglas Johnson Geological Sciences Eric Christiansen Cathodoluminescence of Quartz from the Wah Wah Springs and Cottonwood Wash Tuffs: Hints for Pre-eruptive Temperatures
Jonathan Wright Chemistry and Biochemistry Paul B. Farnsworth Optical and Mass Spectrometric Studies of a Helium Dielectric Barrier Discharge Used as an Ambient Ionization Source
Jacqueline Corbitt Physics and Astronomy Gus Hart Diffusion Modeling
Jie Xuan Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Planar Nanofluidic Devices for Nanoparticle Sieving
Chris Savage Geological Sciences Jani Radebaugh Pattern analysis of Titan\'s linear dunes reveals surface evolution history
Michael Muhlestein Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Nonlinear evolution of spherical shock waves
Michael Muhlestein Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Investigations of a generalized shock propagation distance
Debolina Chatterjee Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Label-free Detection and Quantitation of Proteins using a Self-constricting Flow Channel Assay
Adam Johanson Physics and Astronomy Victor Migenes HI absorption spectra toward MAGPIS Supernova Remnant Candidates
James Kaiser Mathematics Jessica Purcell Totally geodesic surfaces in chain links
Pankaj Aggarwal Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Developement and characterization of monolithic capillary columns for size exclusion chromatography
Megan Browning Chemistry and Biochemistry Matt Peterson New modified nucleotides and cancer
Rebecca Olsen Chemistry and Biochemistry Brian Woodfield Effects of modifying TiO2 with aluminum, lanthanum, silicon, and zirconium
Todd McOmber Geological Sciences Steve Nelson The potential to tie variscite artifacts to quarry locations in the eastern Great Basin: Implications for trading patters among paleo-peoples
Alexander Curtis Chemistry and Biochemistry James Patterson Variable Time-Delay Sum Frequency Generation Spectroscopy
Jarom Giraud Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Experimental analysis of multi-microphone acoustic probes
Spencer Rogers Statistics Shane Reese The Logit-Normal Distribution
Mickey Miller Chemistry and Biochemistry Allen Buskirk How the Rescue Machinery Enters Stalled Ribosomes
Shankar Parajuli Chemistry and Biochemistry Allen Buskirk Searching for Nascent Peptides that Cause Ribosome Stalling
Chris Woolstenhulme Chemistry and Biochemistry Allen Buskirk The mechanism of nascent peptide-induced ribosome stalling
Michelle Withers General Session Evan Johnson Personalizing the Cure: Improving Cancer Recovery using Statistics
Bradley Ferguson Statistics Shane Reese Uncovering the Hot-Hand Effect in Tennis
Steven Morley Computer Science Eric Mercer Guided Test Visualization
Venkata Reddy Udumula Chemistry and Biochemistry Young Wan Ham Dimeric 2-Deoxystreptamine Mimic with an Amide Connectivity and Its RNA Binding Charecters
Benjamin Hillery Computer Science Robert Burton Natural Scenes for Data Visualization
Kristen Adams Mathematics Education Dan Siebert The Effect of Students’ Mathematical Beliefs on Knowledge Transfer
Kun Zhou Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Castle plug and play in synthesis of spirocyclic compounds
Stuart Harper Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Importance of Statistical Analysis in Nonlinear Noise Propagation
Giri Raj Dahal Chemistry and Biochemistry Emily Bates Characterizing the Inwardly Rectifying Potassium Channel 2(Irk 2) in TGF-? and Apoptosis Signaling during Drosophila Development
Angela Nelson Statistics Scott Grimshaw Assessing the Wal-Mart Effect in Rural Utah Areas
Nickolas Andersen Mathematics Paul Jenkins Divisibility Properties of Coefficients of Level p Modular Functions for Genus Zero Primes
Colton Goodrich Geological Sciences Scott Ritter ¬¬¬¬¬Comparative Sedimentology of¬¬¬ the Round Valley Limestone and Coeval Early Pennsylvanian (Bashkirian) Carbonates in North-Central and Northeastern, Utah
Andrew Beach Geological Sciences Brooks Britt Triceratops and Torosaurus synonymy: an evaluation of two BYU specimens
Chris Hettinger Mathematics Darrin Doud Computing the Partition Function
Mason Victors Mathematics Paul Jenkins Patterns on orders of elliptic curves over finite fields
Andrew Olsen Statistics Shane Reese Model Selection for Before and After Traffic Studies
Eric Bready Chemistry and Biochemistry Merritt B. Andrus Total Synthesis of (S)-equol using Phase Transfer Catalysis
Prashanna Simkhada Physics and Astronomy Jean-Francois Van Huele Mach-Zehnder Interferometry and Entanglement
Derek Carr Physics and Astronomy Gus Hart Thermodynamic modeling of Pt-Al and Pd-Al
Chelsea Johnson Mathematics Stephen Humphries Total Character of the Symmetric Group
Angela Calchera Chemistry and Biochemistry James Patterson The Effects of Plasma Treatment on the Surface Structure of Polystyrene
Peter Shen Chemistry and Biochemistry David M. Belnap Conformational variance of satellite tobacco mosaic virus capsid around a stable RNA scaffold
Brian Davis Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Carbon Nanotube Localization by Floating Potential Dielectrophoresis: Elucidating the Shutoff Mechanism
Jadd Shelton Chemistry and Biochemistry Matt Peterson Optimization of a Promising Anticancer Nucleoside
Marie Killian Chemistry and Biochemistry Jaron C. Hansen A New Method for Measurement of Photodegradation Rates
Tara Allen Geological Sciences Eric Christiansen Alkaline magmas in the East Tintic volcanic field
Noel Ellison Statistics Natalie Blades Smoking Prevalence among Incident Tuberculosis Cases
Paul Felt Computer Science Eric Ringger When do predictive models increase annotator speed and accuracy?
Curtis Nelson Mathematics Wayne Barrett Diagonal Entry Restrictions on Minimum Rank Matrices
Jennifer Bettale Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Castle Progress Toward Tau-HAL: Central Moiety of Theonellamide
Terik Daly Geological Sciences Daniel Austin Electrospray Charging of Minerals: Applications to Surface Chemistry and High-Velocity Microparticle Impacts
Stacie Gibbons Mathematics Education Hope Gerson Manipulatives and the Growth of Mathematical Understanding
Samuel Corson Mathematics Greg Conner Atomic Weak Presentations
Tabitha Buehler Physics and Astronomy Denise Stephens Finding Young Stellar Objects in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Arthur Quast Chemistry and Biochemistry James Patterson Improved Vibrational Mode Assignments of Octadecylsilane
Sam Matthews Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Castle Investigation into the mechanism and scope of Nakamura\'s allylzinc-bisoxazoline reagent
Heidi Lindsey Statistics Gil Fellingham Bayesian Statistics Made Easy
Ryan Jensen General Session Denise Halverson The Steiner Problem on Surfaces of Revolution
Jessica Morgan Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee A Simple-Source Model of Military Jet Aircraft Noise
Joshua Flores Geological Sciences Ron Harris Cause of Metamorphism in the Little Willow Complex
Samuel Stephens Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Social Network Simulation
Matthew Heywood Chemistry and Biochemistry Paul B. Farnsworth Imaging of Helium Metastable Distributions in a Helium Dielectric Barrier Discharge Ionization Source by Collisionally-Assisted Laser Induced Fluorescence
Kellie Woodfield Chemistry and Biochemistry Paul B. Farnsworth Determintation of Gas Temperatures and Absolute Number Densities of Helium Metastable Atoms in a Helium Dielectric Barrier Discharge used for Ambient Desorption and Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Mark Nielsen Statistics David Engler Fuel Effeciency, A Bayesian Approach
Mei Alvarez Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Graves Serum Proteomics Yields Potential Biomarkers for the Diagnosis of Endometriosis
Travis Andelin Computer Science Daniel Zappala Adaptive Streaming over HTTP using Parallel TCP Connections
Kelly Campbell General Session Dan Siebert Positioned to Fail?
Kelly Campbell Mathematics Education Dan Siebert Positioned to Fail?
Aaron Sahim Chemistry and Biochemistry Emily Bates Discovering the Role of ck1? in the Mechanism of Migraine
Thomas Packer Computer Science David Embley Cheaply Extracting Fields from Semi-structured Lists
Yanli Geng Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Metallization of DNA origami structures for nanocircuits
J. Alan Atherton Computer Science Mike Goodrich Perception by Proxy: Humans Guiding Robots
Cameron Christiansen Computer Science William Barrett Automated Information Extraction from Headstones
Matthew Shaw Physics and Astronomy Brian Anderson On the measurement of angular dependent sound transmission through airborne, supercritical plates
Brian Rushton Mathematics James Cannon Sewing, spheres, and Subdivision Rules
Adam Fletcher Mathematics Pace Nielsen Wieferich Prime Search
Long Nguyen Mathematics Stephen Humphries Weak Cayley Isomorphisms
Jacob Nelson Physics and Astronomy J. Ward Moody Constraining Black Hole Masses in \"Normal\" Galaxy Nuclei
Nicole Malloy Mathematics Wayne Barrett Minimum Positive Semidefinite Rank of Graphs Whose Minimum Rank is Two
Garrett Edmunds Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Castle Building Blocks of ?-Histidinoalanine
Maria Asay General Session Summer Rupper From Glaciers to Rivers: Water in the Himalayas
Alisa Edmund Chemistry and Biochemistry Paul B. Farnsworth Evaluation of Space Charge Effects in the Second Vacuum Stage of a Commercial ICP-MS by Planar Laser-Induced Fluorescence Imaging
Jordan Pyper Statistics Bruce Collings Estimator Performance for the Cauchy Distribution.
James Esplin Physics and Astronomy Scott Sommerfeldt Active control of centrifugal fan noise: Modeling design guidelines
Yu Huang Computer Science Eric Mercer Abstraction Refinement Loop in MCAPI Program Verification
Josh Hansen Computer Science Eric Ringger Increased Comprehension of Topic Models and Corpora Using the Topical Guide
Bradford Tuckfield Mathematics Paul Jenkins Developing Identities for Orders of Elliptic Curves
Bradford Tuckfield Mathematics David Cardon The Jordan Canonical Form for a Class of Zero-one Matrices
Yi Luo Mathematics Kenning Lu Technical analysis and utility function on optimal portfolio
Kori Agee Chemistry and Biochemistry Matt Asplund 454 Genome Sequencer FLX
Ryan Taylor Chemistry and Biochemistry John Prince Mapping the Interactome by Crosslinking and Mass Spectrometry
Daniel Thrasher Physics and Astronomy Scott Bergeson Noise Characterization of an Injection-Locked Titanium:Sapphire Laser
Nathaniel Rohbock Statistics Bruce Schaalje Parameter Estimation for the Laplace Distribution
Brandon Singleton Mathematics Education Blake Peterson Student Teaching Lesson Reflections
Jessica Olsen Statistics Shannon Neeley Exploration and Application of Gaussian Markov Random Fields
Niccole Franc Mathematics Education Keith Leatham Understanding Reflections of Student Teachers
Mary Lyon Physics and Astronomy Scott Bergeson Early Time Dynamics in Ultracold Neutral Plasmas
William Sexton Mathematics Wayne Barrett Minimum Rank: Cut-Vertex Decomposition
Matthew Scott Mathematics John Dallon Modeling the Movement of Dictyostelium Slugs
Tom Watson Chemistry and Biochemistry Eric Sevy N2O: Relating Molecular Properties to Energy Transfer
Austin Boles Geological Sciences Tom Morris A Systematized Approach to GEOL 370
Abigail Wilkins Physics and Astronomy Scott Bergeson Coulomb explosion measurements of ultra-low density ultracold plasmas
Anurag Rai Computer Science Sean Warnick A Theory of Security in Networks of Controlled Dynamical Systems
Nathaniel Gustafson Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Mining Longterm Streamflow Data to Uncover Environmental Processes
Lindsey Mills Chemistry and Biochemistry Steven Goates Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon analysis via supersonic jet spectroscopy
Kun Liu Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Monoliths Synthesized from Single Alkyl-Bridging Dimethacrylates for Reversed Phase Capillary Liquid Chromatography of Small Molecules
Julia Vernon Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Acoustical Characterization of Exploding Hydrogen-Oxygen Balloons
Xiaofeng Xie Chemistry and Biochemistry Milt Lee Simple Equilibrium Distribution Sampling Device for GC-MS Calibration
David McKenna Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Tungsten Infiltrated Carbon Nanotube Forests as a Framework for Micromachine Fabrication
Tyler Park Physics and Astronomy John Colton Determining semiconductor properties of GaAs quantum dots using photoluminescence spectroscopy and transmission electron microscopy
Zephne Larsen Physics and Astronomy Steve Turley Detection of Delayed Gamma-Ray Detection from Bremsstrahlung-Induced Fission using 8MV 50ns MIVA
Emma Turner Mathematics Stephen Humphries Non-Abelian Groups with Abelian 3-S-rings
Zephne Larsen Physics and Astronomy Steve Turley Determining Reproducibility of Y2O3 Mirror
Scott Mancuso Mathematics Lennard Bakker Nothing Lasts Forever…Right?
Jonathan Christensen Statistics William Christensen Hierarchical Bayesian Pollution Source Apportionment
Stacey Smith Chemistry and Biochemistry Juliana Boerio-Goates Revised mechanism of La stabilization for La-doped Al2O3 catalyst supports
Brandon Byrd Statistics Scott Grimshaw Modeling City Income Data With the Pareto Distribution
Melissa Mitchell Mathematics Stephen Humphries Relative Weak Cayley Table Maps and Spherical Functions
Ji Li Mathematics Kenning Lu an extension of inclication lemma
Taylor Cline Chemistry and Biochemistry Jaron C. Hansen Effects of Water Vapor on the Self-reaction Kinetics of HOCH2CH2O2 Radical
Andrew Davis Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Carbon Nanotube Templated Fabricaiton of High Strength Microfilters
Kyle Stewart Mathematics Stephen Humphries Finding a Group Representation Affording Any Given Degree Three Irreducible Character
Gregory Hart Physics and Astronomy Steve Turley Rough surface reflections
Mariah Chambers Geological Sciences Brooks Britt Taphonomy of a Coelophysoid dinosaur graveyard preserved along an interdunal lake shoreline in the Early Jurassic Nugget Sandstone of northeastern Utah.
Elisabeth Pound Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Surface Placement and Selective Metallization of Designed DNA Structures for Nanoelectric Circuits
Blaine Harker Physics and Astronomy Brian Anderson Optimizing time reversal mirrors in a half-space environment with application to localization of jet noise
Mary Stevens Mathematics Jaron C. Hansen Quantifying effects of climate temperature change on plant productivity
Joseph Park Computer Science David Embley Person Name Disambiguation using Extracted Attributes in Web People Searches
Daniel Mortensen Chemistry and Biochemistry David V. Dearden Influence of charge repulsion on binding strengths: experimental and computational characterization of mixed alkali metal complexes of decamethylcucurbit[5]uril
Chris Conley Chemistry and Biochemistry John Prince Minimizing XC-MS peak detection error through Kalman filtering
Makena Hinrichs Chemistry and Biochemistry Jaron C. Hansen A Calorimetric Approach to Overcoming the Hurdle of the Biochemical Methane Potential Test
Kesler Tanner Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Experiment-based Clustering of Interestingness Measures
Daniel Murphree Mathematics Denise Halverson The Steiner Problem on a Projective Plane of Constant Gaussian Curvature
Paul Bodily Computer Science Mark Clement Leaving the 99 to search for the 1: Improving SNP calling using GNUMAP
Melissa Thompson Statistics Natalie Blades Determinants of Educational Success in Ugandan Primary Schools
Chad Williams Physics and Astronomy Bryan Peterson Electron Elimination from a Non-Neutral Ion Plasma
Yu Hu Mathematics Kenning Lu The impact of noise on slow-fast system
Mark Cunningham Physics and Astronomy Dallin Durfee Characterization of stock blu-ray diodes
Jayson Pagaduan Chemistry and Biochemistry Adam Woolley Development of On-chip Extraction and Analysis of Nucleic Acid Cancer Biomarkers
Jared Fisher Statistics Gil Fellingham Parametric Bayesian Fitting of Cubic Splines to Model Major League Baseball Player Performance
Saint Wesonga Computer Science Eric Mercer Slicing and Dicing Bugs in Concurrent Programs
Ka Lun Wong Mathematics Darrin Doud Maximal Unramified Extensions of Cyclic Cubic Fields
Allison Butler Statistics Natalie Blades Hierarchical Bayesian Probit Model with Application to Ordinal Ratings Data
Taylor Redd Statistics Shane Reese Evaluating NFL Quarterbacks: Sorting Through the Statistics
Rob Smith General Session Dan Ventura A General Model for Continuous Noninvasive Pulmonary Artery Pressure Estimation
John Lopez Mathematics Darrin Doud A Generalization of Kolberg\'s Congruences for the Ramanujan Tau Function
Eric Jones Mathematics John Dallon Modeling the Behavior of Glioblastoma Multiforme
Jun Lin Chemistry and Biochemistry David M. Belnap Asymmetric Conformational Change Found in a Symmetric Virus Particle
Stephan Burton Mathematics Jessica Purcell Visualizing the Ford Domain of a Genus Three Compression Body
Dane Skabelund Mathematics Stephen Humphries A Property of Groups with Irreducible Character Degrees at Most Two
Tanner Mills Geological Sciences Tom Morris Geothermal Energy: Present and Future
Sara Nielson Chemistry and Biochemistry Daniel Austin Electrospray Charging and Acceleration of Intact Bacteria
Mackay Merrill Chemistry and Biochemistry John Prince Shotgun Lipidomic Analysis of Asthmatic and Wild-type Lung Tissue
Chris Burton Geological Sciences Summer Rupper Reconstructing climate using moraine maps and melt factors
Landon Burgener Geological Sciences Summer Rupper Accumulation near the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide: exploring the effects of El Niño and the Antarctic Oscillation
Drew Johnson Mathematics Tyler Jarvis An Interesting Algebra Isomorphism from a Mirror Symmetry Conjecture
Kamal Pangeni Mathematics Jessica Purcell Triangulations and Circle Packing on S2
Jamison Dance Chemistry and Biochemistry John Prince Procent - An Open Source Centroider For MS Proteomics Data
Lanny Lin Computer Science Mike Goodrich A gesture-based touchscreen interface for UAV-assisted Wilderness Search and Rescue
Lauren Richey General Session John Gardner The Photonic Beetle, Manipulating Visible Light
Troy Taylor Physics and Astronomy Kent Gee Microphone response in high-amplitude noise fields
Jorden Marble Chemistry and Biochemistry Young Wan Ham Sadenosylmethionine (SAM) Analogues Used to Possibly Control Gene Expression in Bacteria
David Eng Chemistry and Biochemistry David M. Belnap Pseudo-atomic Modeling of Extremophilic Virus NS01 Via Cryogenic Electron Microscopy
Felipe Rivera Physics and Astronomy Richard Vanfleet \"You can\'t polish polymers!?\" Successful FIB TEM Cross-section Sample Preparation of Thin Metal Films Deposited on Polymer Substrates
Tehani McGrowder Mathematics Education Steve Williams Best Practice for Homework Assignment: Effect on Struggling Students
Jarom Jackson Physics and Astronomy Dallin Durfee Design of an electronic oscillator used to obtain an error signal for a laser lock system
Douglas Kennard Computer Science William Barrett Record Linkage and Tagging for the BYU Historic Journals Project ( http://journals.byu.edu )
John Boyle Physics and Astronomy Scott Sommerfeldt Active control of centrifugal fan noise: Experimental results
Wei Zhou Statistics Evan Johnson Xprime: a method incorporating nucleosome positioning information into motif searching
Robert Swenson Chemistry and Biochemistry David M. Belnap Structures of Polyomaviruses
Chris Robison Computer Science Kent Seamons Secure Browser-Based Instant Messaging
Xingang (Ethan) Zhang Computer Science Daniel Zappala Experimental performance evaluation of ATP in wireless mesh network
Matthew Smith Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Leveraging Social Capital to Access Resources
Benjamin Burgon Computer Science Kent Seamons Overcoming Barriers to Adoption of Secure Email in Open Systems
Joel Everett Chemistry and Biochemistry Steven Goates The Effect of Temperature Gradients in Solvating Gas Chromatography
Jennifer Schofield Mathematics James Cannon Symmetric Generators for Thompson\'s Group
Michael Besselman Physics and Astronomy Eric Hirschmann Equilibrium configurations of highly magnetized neutron stars
Mark Acerson Chemistry and Biochemistry Merritt B. Andrus Direct Synthetic Route to Resveratrol and its Analogues
Stephen Phillips Geological Sciences Tom Morris DELINEATION OF THE J-1 UNCONFORMITY USING BULK CHEMISTRY ANALYSIS IN SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH; AN AID IN SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHIC INTERPRETATION
Caleb Hustedt Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Pressure Tests of Graphene grown by Chemical Vapor Deposition
Andrew Westover Physics and Astronomy Karine Chesnel Evolution of Domain Morphology in Co/Pt Thin Films Via In-Situ Magnetic Force Microscopy (MFM)
James Taylor Mathematics Vianey Villamizar Inverse Source Problem for Helmholtz\'s Equation
Sebastian Acosta Mathematics Vianey Villamizar Multifrequency Inverse Source Methods for Helmholtz\'s Equation
Wolfram Hojka Mathematics Greg Conner One-ended fractals
Christa Schank Statistics Evan Johnson Determining Disease-Related Genetic Pathways
Amanda Francis Mathematics Tyler Jarvis FJRW Quantum Singularity Theory and Landau-Ginzberg Mirror Symmetry
Scott Ruoti Computer Science Kent Seamons Secure Message Packaging in Kiwi
Sukhbat Tumur-Ochir Computer Science Mark Clement Improving and benchmarking asynchronous inference of regulatory network algorithm against different gene network inference algorithms
Minh Nhat Do Mathematics James Cannon Cooling Functions and Cooling Fields
Suraj Bastola Physics and Astronomy Larry Rees Measuring the fission yields of neutrons with energies of less than 1 MeV
Bruce Malone Mathematics Vianey Villamizar Numerical acoustic scattering solutions in the half-plane
Kimball Germane Computer Science Kent Seamons Luau User Authentication
Jared Hancock Chemistry and Biochemistry Roger Harrison Simple Synthesis of Dilute Magnetic Semiconductor Zinc Oxide with Co, Mn, and Ni Dopants.
MacKenzie Mayo Chemistry and Biochemistry Jaron C. Hansen Pretreatment of Grass Clippings for Conversion to Bioenergy
Rand Gardner Geological Sciences Tom Morris The Muddy Section of the Entrada, Facies Analysis and a Modern Analogue
Jie Long Computer Science Mike Jones Reconstruct rope motion using a motion capture system
Cary Tippets Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Electrical properties of CuO
Scott Burton Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier Discovering Interesting Rules in Survey and Questionnaire Data
Spencer Clement Statistics Evan Johnson Bisulfite Sequencing: Creating a Genome-wide Methylation Profile
Mark O'Neill Computer Science Eric Mercer Exhaustive Trace in MCAPI Program Verification
Rachel Marker Geological Sciences Summer Rupper Developing a depth-age scale for Antarctica ice cores
Merrill Asp Physics and Astronomy Jean-Francois Van Huele The Stern-Gerlach Observable and Correlation
Charles Willden Statistics John Lawson Parameter estimation methods for the Burr distribution
Brandon Gassaway General Session Emily Bates Fighting Birth Defects with Fruit Flies
Owen Johnson Physics and Astronomy Bryan Peterson Correcting the confinement of a non-neutral plasma for long periods of time using a Helmholtz coil
Anthony Pearson Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Self-Assembling Electronics: A Route to Molecule Sized Circuits
Jeff Hendricks Mathematics Jeff Humpherys Spinning Objects in a Shallow Bath: Eggs and Milk
Julius Adebayo Computer Science Sean Warnick Theoretical Comparisons of Biological Network Reconstruction Algorithms
Sarah Ehlert Mathematics Greg Conner How Well Do Multiple Choice Questions on Calculus Final Exams Measure a Students Strength?
Kerry Lenahan Mathematics Education Dan Siebert Symbol sense: How do students read symbols?
Chloe Skidmore Geological Sciences Bart Kowallis Mineral compositions from volcanic ash beds of the Late Jurassic Brushy Basin Member of the Morrison Formation, central Utah
Ryan Jensen Mathematics Vianey Villamizar Water wave interaction on multiple cylinders
William Hall Physics and Astronomy Bryan Peterson Measuring Bernstein Modes in a Finite, Non-Neutral Plasma
Tyler Mix Chemistry and Biochemistry Eric Sevy Competition between Photochemistry and Energy Transfer in UV-Excited Diazabenzenes. 5. UV Photodissociation of Deutrated Pyrazine.
Brian Pendleton Computer Science Mike Goodrich Meet HuBIRT: Human-robot interaction for bio-inspired robot teams
Richard Bradshaw Geological Sciences Eric Christiansen Magmatic evolution of high MgO basalts recovered by Project Hotspot: Snake Scientific Drilling Project, Southern Idaho
Ariana Hedges Statistics Evan Johnson Biological Pathways in Determining Personalized Medicine
Jason Luke Geological Sciences Eric Christiansen Three-Dimensional Seismic Study of Pluton Emplacement in the Taranaki Basin, offshore western New Zealand
Scott Mancuso Mathematics Tyler Jarvis FJRW Ring Construction
Rani Qumsiyeh Computer Science Dennis Ng Easy to Find: Creating Query-Based Multi-Document Summaries to Enhance Web Search
Corey Ellis Chemistry and Biochemistry Daniel Ess The Asymmetric Total Synthesis of (-)-Rahazinilam via Platinum-Mediated C-H Bond Activation and Functionalization
Nathan Heilmann Physics and Astronomy Justin Peatross Extreme Ultraviolet Polarimetry Using Laser High Harmonics
Phillip Smith Physics and Astronomy Justin Peatross Radiometric levitation of opaque microscopic particles in crossed laser beams
Owen Francis Statistics Evan Johnson Species Identification Based on Short DNA Sequences
Stephen Clouse Physics and Astronomy Victor Migenes OH Megemasers in Interacting Galaxy Systems
Dustin Gerrard Mathematics Denise Halverson Predicting Material Properties with Machine Learning
Scott Huddleston Statistics Gil Fellingham Parameter Estimation for the Erlang Distribution
Preston Stewart Chemistry and Biochemistry Daniel Ess Thermodynamic Control of 1,3-Boratropic Shifts of ?- and ?-Stannyl-Substituted Allylboranes: Hyperconjugation Outweighs Steric Effects
Rachel Suggs Mathematics Tyler Jarvis Krawitz’s Mirror Map for a Mirror Symmetry Conjecture
Nathaly Zurita Physics and Astronomy Eric Hintz Optical Monitoring Of Three High Mass X-ray Binary Systems: BD 53 2262, RX J2030.5 4751, And BD 49 3718
Michelle Spencer Physics and Astronomy Mike Joner BVR Observations of SN2010hh
Kyle Francis Mathematics Shue-Sum Chow Sinc Quadrature on Triangulated Regions
Michael Hermansen Physics and Astronomy Dallin Durfee Low-Noise Piezoelectric Driver for External Cavity Diode Lasers
Betsy Cook Mathematics Education Keith Leatham Investigating How Preservice Teachers Design Worthwhile Mathematical Tasks
Kris Young Statistics Gil Fellingham Bayesian Parametric Modeling of Athletic Performance
Nicholas Herrick Physics and Astronomy Justin Peatross How to Succeed in Research Without Really Trying: An Undergraduate Survival Guide
Jared Price Computer Science Mark Clement Whole Genome Sequencing Of The Highly Heterozygous Diploid Red Raspberry, Rubus idaeus cv. Heritage
Karl Arnold Geological Sciences Jani Radebaugh Areas of Sand Seas on Titan: Fensal and Aztlan
Brent Shepherd Statistics Evan Johnson Targeting RNA Editing Sites using Next-Generation Sequencing Data
Andrew DeWitt Physics and Astronomy Denise Stephens Preparations for Follow-Up Observations of Kepler Exoplanet Candidates
Kenneth Clark Physics and Astronomy John Colton Photoluminescent properties of InGaAs quantum dot structures
Dipti Shah Chemistry and Biochemistry Steve Graves Identification of novel serum biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease using an integrated serum proteomics method
Aaron Stewart Computer Science David Embley Tools for Finding Names
Ricky Wyman Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis ECONOMICAL ATOMIC LAYER DEPOSITION
Nathaniel Hogan Physics and Astronomy Larry Rees Characterization of a Cadmium Capture-gated Neutron Spectrometer for Nuclear Non-proliferation Uses
Timothy Hecht Physics and Astronomy Brett Hess Calculation of Electronic Properties of Transition Metal-Graphene Nanostructures
Matthew Winterton Chemistry and Biochemistry Gregory F. Burton Ultrastructural Study of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Follicular Dendritic Cell Interactions
Rebecca Brogan Mathematics David Cardon Extension of the Continued Fraction Algorithm to Three Dimensions
Heather Taylor Mathematics Education Keith Leatham Mathematics Teachers’ Decisions to Use Student Input During Class Discussion
Heather Taylor Mathematics Education Keith Leatham Mathematics Teachers’ Decisions to Use Student Input During Class Discussion
Heather Taylor Mathematics Education Keith Leatham Mathematics Teachers’ Decisions to Use Student Input During Class Discussion
Sole Pera Computer Science Dennis Ng A Community Question-Answering Refinement System
Drake Ranquist Physics and Astronomy Victor Migenes Classification of Galaxies in the Clowes-Campusano Large Quasar Group
Matea Trevino Physics and Astronomy Karine Chesnel Magnetite (Fe3O4) nanoparticles: fabrication, structural XRD characterizations and magnetic characterizations via VSM magnetometry and MFM imaging
Thomas McConkie Physics and Astronomy Richard Vanfleet Curious Oxidation of Silicon
Leah Hall Chemistry and Biochemistry Eric Sevy Energy Transfer of vibrationally excited pyrazine with N2O
Mark Hutchison Physics and Astronomy Bryan Peterson Modeling Radial Modes in a Finite Length Non-Neutral Plasma
KC Erb Physics and Astronomy Branton Campbell The experimental search for new predicted binary-alloy structures
Udip Pant Computer Science Christophe Giraud-Carrier PCA for outlier detection
Joshua Lytle Mathematics Jeff Humpherys A spectral analysis of high Lewis number combustion fronts
Amy Balls Physics and Astronomy Robert Davis Electrochemical Testing of Silicon Coated CNTs for an Anode Material
Aaron Dennis Computer Science Dan Ventura Skill Learning
Kathleen Finlinson Statistics Evan Johnson Bayesian modeling of active pathways in cancer cells
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