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Alex Buffington | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

The Utilization of Cross-linked Polymer Mesh in Water Filtration to Increase Efficiency

Mentor: Matthew Green
Sustainability
Hailey Burch | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Gait Optimization for Bio-Inspired Robotics

Mentor: Hamidreza Marvi
Security
Abigail Call | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Comparative Assessment of DARPin and scFv for Neurodegenerative Disease Diagnostics

Mentor: Michael Sierks
Health
Raquel Camarena | MORE: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Stochastic Modeling and Optimization to Improve Identification and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Mentor: Giulia Pedrielli
Health
Nicolas Campbell | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Ultrasound-Enhanced Desorption

Mentor: Patrick Phelan
Energy
Andrew Carlson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Low Cost Sensing

Mentor: Daniel Aukes
Education
Luis Castillo | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Mechincal Engineering Systems

3D Printing Plastic Recycling Machine

Mentor: Aram Chavez
Sustainability
Charles Cederstrom | FURI: Spring 2018 | Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering

Modeling, Analysis and Decision Making for Coupled Water Systems in the Presence of Significant Uncertainty

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Sustainability
Andy Chang | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Adaptation of Laser Activated Sutures for Intestinal Surgeries via Chemical Cross-linking

Mentor: Kaushal Rege
Health
Diana Chen | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Enhancing Interdisciplinary Thinking in Co-Curricular Programs

Mentor: Amy Trowbridge, Tirupalavanam Ganesh
Education
Matthew Chrest | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Photoacoustic Flow Cytometry

Mentor: Barbara Smith
Health
Perry Wang | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Learning Modes for Sequential Decision Making Using Stochastic Search

Mentor: Siddharth Srivastava
Education
Carolyn Christie | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Design and Development of a Precision Robotic Thrower and a Smart Target

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Education
Andrew Cook | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Evaluating the Effects of a Negatively-Damped Ankle-Foot Orthosis on Gait

Mentor: Hyunglae Lee
Health
Bryce Copenhaver | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Development of an Independent Compact Air Compression System for Soft Robotic Actuation

Mentor: Panagiotis Polygerinos
Health
Connor Copp | MORE: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Process Gas Analysis on Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Algae

Mentor: Shuguang Deng
Energy
Daniel Coxe | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Turbulent Drag Reduction in Pipes by Spanwise Wall Oscillations

Mentor: Adrian Ronald, Yulia Peet
Energy
Andrew D'Arcangelis | MORE: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Developing Novel 3D Printed Hydrogel-based Bioinks

Mentor: Julianne Holloway
Health
Nguyen Dang Xuan | FURI: Spring 2018 | Environmental Resource Management

Potential Effect of Prolonged Weathering on Heavy Metal Leaching from Heavy-Metal-Treated-Wood

Mentor: Kiril Hristovski
Health
Katherine Adams | FURI: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

An Optimization-Based Tool to Assist Conservation Planning Decisions

Mentor: Jorge Sefair
Sustainability
Framarz Alam | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Measuring Failure Load of Lumbar Spinous Processes to Transverse Mechanical Forces

Mentor: Jitendran Muthuswamy
Health
Omar Alavi | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Pulsed Plasma Thruster Magnetic Field Study

Mentor: Daniel White
Energy
Alissa Albrecht | FURI: Spring 2018 | Civil Engineering

Controlling the Selectivity and Permeability of Graphene-based Membrane by Changing the Oxygen Content of Graphene Oxide Sheets

Mentor: Francois Perreault
Sustainability
Emily Alcazar | FURI: Spring 2018 | Civil Engineering

3-D Printed Concrete

Mentor: Narayanan Neithalath
Sustainability
Mahdi Alharbi | FURI: Spring 2018 | Software Engineering

Virtual Reality (VR) for Rehabilitation Therapy of Stroke Parkinson’s Disease and Athlete Patients

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Health
Mayar Allam | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Effect of Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts on Breast Cancer Cell Migration Parameters

Mentor: Mehdi Nikkhah
Health
Azza Amer | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Stability of Ankle Motion in Eversion and Inversion Motion

Mentor: Hyunglae Lee
Health
Jun An | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Thermal Conductivity of Crystalline Polypyrrole

Mentor: Jay Oswald
Health
Anas Arafat | FURI: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Student Retention

Mentor: Linda Chattin
Education
Austin Armstrong | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Camera Positional Robotic Arm

Mentor: Angela Sodemann
Education
James Arnold | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

The Response of the Human Ankle to Variable Negative Damping

Mentor: Hyunglae Lee
Health
Alireza Bahremand | FURI: Spring 2018 | Software Engineering

Inside-Out Tracking with Redirected Walking for Free World Mobile Virtual Reality Navigation

Mentor: Robert LiKamWa
Education
Sara Belko | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Nanoparticle Delivery through a Resection-Disrupted Blood Brain Barrier for the Treatment of Glioblastoma

Mentor: Sarah Stabenfeldt
Health
Amber Bennett | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Evaluating the Effect of Visual Stimuli on the Intelligibility of Dysarthric Speech

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Health
Alex Bertram | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

NASA Space Grant Robotics

Mentor: Ryan Meuth
Education
Tanner Bitz | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Modeling the Voluntary Reflex of the Human Ankle

Mentor: Hyunglae Lee
Health
Clayton Bliss | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

How Surface Roughness Affects Interfacial Strength of Steel and Ice

Mentor: Jay Oswald
Security
Jayden Booth | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Wearable Sensor System to Aid in Ankle Rehabilitation

Mentor: Junseok Chae
Health
LemLem Brook | KEEN: Spring 2018 |

National Association of Engineering Student Councils Engineering Leadership Summit

Mentor: James Collofello
Education
Alexander Bravenec | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Building a Vapor Phase Photoreactor for Photocatalytic Water Splitting

Mentor: Peter Crozier
Energy
Ci Brouillard | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Characterization of Flow Properties of Wet Particle Using the FT4 Powder Rheometer

Mentor: Heather Emady
Energy
Blake Browning | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Side-Viewing Photoacoustic and Ultrasound Imaging Probe

Mentor: Barbara Smith
Health
Brandon Dawson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Aerodynamic Propeller Modelling

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Security
Sam Deadrick | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Design of a Fully-Actuated Self-Driving Car

Mentor: Yan Chen
Energy
Nicholas Debeurre | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Efficient Hash Family Creation and Implementation

Mentor: Charles Colbourn
Security
Aditya Deotale | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

What’s up with Privacy?: User Preferences and Privacy Concerns in Intelligent Personal Assistants

Mentor: Subbarao Kambhampati
Security
Samjhana Devkota | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Perception of Emotions Based on Tactile Facial Action Units by Individuals Who are Blind

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Health
Timoteo Diaz | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Computational Pathways to the Optimal Design of Polymer Processing Routes

Mentor: Kumar Ankit
Energy
Sai Doddalla | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (MS

Around the Corner Imaging at Terahertz

Mentor: Georgios Trichopoulos
Security
Eunsol Ko | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Drivability Optimization of Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) for Automobiles by Additional Sensory Inputs: Experimental

Mentor: Anoop Grewal
Sustainability
Andrea Kraetz | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Leaching and Attrition of Layered Double Hydroxide Sorbents for Selenium Oxoanions

Mentor: Candace Chan
Sustainability
Itai Kreisler | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Analyzing Gait Perturbations to Assess Variability in Dynamic Stability for Fall Risk Assessment

Mentor: Thurmon Lockhart
Health
Corey Kurowski | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Image Processing and Tracking in Underwater Low-Light Conditions

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Education
Brandon Kwan | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Effect of Flow Rate on Interfacial Fracture between Ice and Steel

Mentor: Jay Oswald
Security
Stephen Lane | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Vagus Nerve Stimulation To Treat Oromotor Dysfunction in a Rat Model of Parkinson’s Disease

Mentor: Jeffrey Kleim
Health
James Larson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering

Adaptive Expertise in Embedded Systems Design

Mentor: Micah Lande, Shawn Jordan
Education
Minh Le | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Chemical Gradient Fabrication through Electrospinning

Mentor: Julianne Holloway
Health
Sara Lee | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Enhancing Inorganic Carbon Absorption and Fixation by Cyanobacteria using Amine Absorbents

Mentor: David Nielsen
Energy
Lynsey Lehmann | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Investigating Leg Prosthesis Kinematics for Walking on Surfaces of Different Compliance

Mentor: Panagiotis Artemiadis
Health
Kyle Lewis | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Soft Robotics: A Quasi-Passive Knee Brace to Assist in Lifting

Mentor: Thomas Sugar
Health
Leo Lin | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

The Effects of Shear Modulus on Fouling Rates

Mentor: Konrad Rykaczewski
Energy
Jinglin Liu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Data Process Methods in the Design of Pressure Monitoring System for Scoliosis Fusion Surgery

Mentor: Jeffrey LaBelle
Health
Nikki Lopez | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Development of a Ground Robot with a Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) Capability

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Energy
Kevin Lough | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Enumeration of Self-Avoiding Walks in Self-Organizing Particle Systems

Mentor: Andrea Richa
Education
Trevor Lucero | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechincal Engineering Systems

Optimizing Control Strategies for Hybrid Electric Vehicles to Reduce Fuel Consumption and Idling Times

Mentor: Abdel Mayyas
Energy
Christopher Lue Sang | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Soft Robotic Control System

Mentor: Junseok Chae
Health
James Lyon | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

All in the Hips: Exoskeletal Design for Occupational Lift-Support and Rehabilitation

Mentor: Thomas Sugar
Health
Miles Mabey | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

ASU Rise Lab’s Self Balancing Bicycle

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Health
Lindsey Macias | MORE: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

In Vitro Cell Culture Model on the Influence of Advanced Glycation End-Products and Type 2 Diabetes

Mentor: Julianne Holloway
Health
Nicholas Magana | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Modeling, Analysis, Control, and Design of Hypersonic Air Vehicles Using Stealth Technology

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Security
Kishen Mahadevan | MORE: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Implementation of Self Adjustable Treadmill

Mentor: Hyunglae Lee
Health
Luke Mains | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Systems Engineering

Randomized Construction of Homogeneous Scattering Hash Families

Mentor: Charles Colbourn
Security
Sonia Malek | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Waste Stream Map of the Phoenix Metropolitan Area

Mentor: Joshua Loughman
Sustainability
Karim Mardambek | FURI: Spring 2018 | Civil Engineering

Fracture Toughness vs. Salt Content of Ice

Mentor: Christian Hoover
Energy
Ethan Marschall | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Sensor Efficacy in Measuring Bone Depth for Neurosurgical Applications

Mentor: Jitendran Muthuswamy
Health
Rohith Mathews | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Scalable Manufacturing Processes for Functionalized UV Transparent Nano-Porous Filament

Mentor: Bruno Azeredo
Sustainability
Patrick McFarland | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Korwave: Wearable, Seizure Detection Headband

Mentor: Brent Sebold
Health
Breydan Dotson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Development and Validation of Active Pixel Sensors for Star Tracker Applications

Mentor: Daniel White
Security
Courtney DuBois | MORE: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Point-of-Care Mutation Detection in Navajo Neurohepatopathy

Mentor: Michael Caplan
Health
Michael Durso | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Synthesis and Characterization of Traditional and Chalcogenide Nanocomposites

Mentor: Sefaattin Tongay
Security
Justin Edberg | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Pressure Differential Sequestration of Ambient Humidity

Mentor: Paul Westerhoff, Sergi Garcias Segura
Sustainability
Ryan Fagan | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Handheld IR Spectrometer

Mentor: Phil Christensen
Education
Nathaniel Fink | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Utilizing Biopolymers with Incorporations of Nanoclays to Develop Sustainable Bioplastics

Mentor: Francois Perreault
Sustainability
Diane Flores | MORE: Spring 2018 | Engineering

Haptic Vision Substitution

Mentor: Angela Sodemann
Health
Collin Foster | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Damage Tolerant Design Guidelines for Seamless Carbon Fiber Composite Structures for Pressurized Cylinders

Mentor: Aditi Chattopadhyay, Masoud Yekani Fard
Security
William Frieden Templeton | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Effects of Plasticizers on Solid Rocket Propellant Adhesion

Mentor: Matthew Green
Energy
Carlye Frisch | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Progerin-Induced Aging to Develop a Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Mentor: David Brafman
Health
Aundre' Garcia | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

A Higher-Quality Haptic Display

Mentor: Angela Sodemann
Health
YiZhuand "JJ" Garrard | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Cost-Effective Surveying Using Multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Sustainability
Kiana Ghazouli | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Impact of Time Constraints on HackerRank Assessments

Mentor: Robert Atkinson
Education
Zakk Giacometti | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Systems Engineering

Computer Vision Navigation for Robotic Campus Guide

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Sustainability
Tiffany Gong | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

The Development of a Multi-Marker Sensor for Patients with Diabetes Mellitus

Mentor: Jeffrey LaBelle
Health
Smita Gopalakrishnan | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Assessing the Ability of Startle to Predict Learning Retention

Mentor: Claire Honeycutt
Health
Shannon Grassi | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Human Neural Progenitor Cell Transplantation Sustainment and Maturation with Immunodeficient Mice

Mentor: David Brafman, Sarah Stabenfeldt
Health
Xianfan Gu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Energy-Free Personal Security Wristband

Mentor: Yi Ren
Health
Bineeta Gupta | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Chat-Box as Mood Analyzer for Individuals with Social Interaction Disabilities

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Health
Hawley Helmbrecht | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Diagnostic Methods for Detecting Microvillus Inclusion Disease

Mentor: Michael Caplan
Health
Joshua Hsu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Integrated Sensing for a Soft Neuroprosthetic

Mentor: Panagiotis Polygerinos
Health
Anna Hu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Adhesion of Octopus Bimaculoides

Mentor: Hamidreza Marvi
Energy
Don Hull | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Modular Household Aquaponics for Low-Income Families

Mentor: Narciso Macia
Sustainability
Zachary Humphreys | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Clinical Imaging Post-Processing to Improve Surgery in Focal Cortical Dysplasia Cases

Mentor: Vikram Kodibagkar
Health
Arik Jacobson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Automotive Systems)

Automotive OEM ESS Evaluation

Mentor: Jeffery Wishart
Sustainability
Brielle Januszewski | FURI: Spring 2018 | Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering

Heavy Hydrocarbon Removal using Ozonation Techniques

Mentor: Bruce Rittmann
Sustainability
Vaibhav Jhawar | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Design of Compact Lower Limb Exoskeleton for Gait Assistance

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Health
Everett Johnson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Novel Solar Array Interface Electronics for Maximum PV Power Extraction

Mentor: Jennifer Kitchen
Energy
Arminta Claire Jordan | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Effects of Thermal Deformation in Constrained Sheet Metal

Mentor: Timothy Takahashi
Security
Ladan Kamali Sarvestnai | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Quantifying Post- Surgical Brain Shift to Improve Multi- Modal Imaging Application in Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy

Mentor: Vikram Kodibagkar
Health
Karthik Kambam | MORE: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Algorithms for Learning, Cooperation and Coordination of Multi Agent Systems in the Presence of Uncertainties

Mentor: Wenlong Zhang
Security
Mark Kapron | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Sunc-Voc Measurements of Semi-Transparent Perovskite Solar Cells

Mentor: Zachary Holman
Energy
Bharath Kashyap | MORE: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Wearable Antenna System for Touchless Gesture Recognition and Interaction

Mentor: Georgios Trichopoulos
Security
Maeve Kennedy | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Mechanical Characterization of 3D Porous Electrospun Nanoscaffolds to Optimize Tissue Regenerative Response

Mentor: Vincent Pizziconi
Health
Bui Kimberly | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Developing Prosthesis for Children with Disabilities to Participate in Sports

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Health
Galen Kingsley | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Aerodynamics of Propulsion

Mentor: Timothy Takahashi
Education
Kyle Kingston | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering Management

Centrifugal Compressor with Thrust Vector Control for UAV Propulsion

Mentor: Mary Niemczyk
Energy
Caroline Kireopoulos | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Service Learning and Retention in Undergraduate Engineering

Mentor: Stephanie Gillespie
Education
Jacob Knaup | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Developing an Educational Robotic Platform

Mentor: Daniel Aukes
Education
Jun Sasaki | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Engineering (MechEngrSystems)

Society of Automotive Engineering Baja Competition

Mentor: James Contes
Education
Ashley Satkowski | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Spatiotemporal Framework for Dynamic Merged Reality Content Creation

Mentor: Robert LiKamWa
Education
Suzanne Schadel | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering

Simulating Interdependent Infrastructure Vulnerability to Projected Demand Increases in Phoenix

Mentor: Nathan Johnson
Sustainability
Gabriella Schweska | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Electrical Systems)

An Arizona-Specific, Real-World Driving Emissions Testing Methodology

Mentor: Jeffery Wishart
Sustainability
Aashiq Shaikh | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Using Prefetching Algorithms to Seamlessly Download Data

Mentor: Robert LiKamWa
Education
Fangchi Shao | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Cortical Contributions of Sensory Gaiting to Voluntary Movement: A Somatosensory Evoked Potential Study

Mentor: Marco Santello
Health
Nandini Sharma | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Managing Respiratory Disease with Wearable Devices

Mentor: Jennifer Blain Christen
Health
Thembelihle Shongwe | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Converting Industrial Combustion Byproducts to Liquid Transportation Fuels and Environmentally Friendly Nitrogen-containing Compounds

Mentor: Jean Andino
Energy
David Shumate | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

The Effects of Electrotactile Stimulation over Multiple Feedback Sites through Proprioceptive Mapping

Mentor: Stephen Helms-Tillery
Health
Kyle Shumway | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Reinforcement Learning with Randomized Rewards

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Education
Andrew Shurman | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Efficient Algorithms for the Construction of Low-Density Parity-Check Codes

Mentor: Charles Colbourn
Security
Run Si | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Tomographic Damage Detection

Mentor: Yongming Liu
Sustainability
Casey Silva | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Elucidation of Stromal Fibroblast and Antifibrotic Drug on Chemo Resistance Within a 3D Model

Mentor: Mehdi Nikkhah
Health
Esther Sim | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Generation of an Inducible CRISPR/dCas9-KRAB System to Modulate Gene Expression

Mentor: David Brafman
Health
Richard Simpson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Micromilling Testbed Interface

Mentor: Angela Sodemann
Sustainability
Daniel Sinclair | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Silicon Nanoparticle Layers for Use as Glass Insulation

Mentor: Zachary Holman
Sustainability
Ragini Sistla | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Are Existing Knowledge Transfer Techniques Effective to Train Deep Networks On Edge Devices?

Mentor: Ming Zhao
Education
Sean Slamka | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (MS

Design and Implementation of an Internet-of-Things (IoT) Based Activity Tracker for Pet Care

Mentor: Fengbo Ren
Health
Steven Smith | FURI: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Connectivity Based Reserve Planning Tool

Mentor: Jorge Sefair
Sustainability
Bhavica Soni | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering Management

Development of Multi-Sensor Intelligent Embedded System to Assist the Blind with Mobility & Environmental Awareness

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Health
Curtis Sparks | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering

Development of an Assistive Soft Robotic Device

Mentor: Panagiotis Polygerinos
Health
Mark Sprowls | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Acetone: A Promising Biomarker for Human Fat Metabolism

Mentor: Erica Forzani
Health
Gaurav Srivastava | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (MS

Training Deep Neural Networks with Quantization and Structured Sparsity

Mentor: Jae-Sun Seo
Health
Yuka Sugamura | MORE: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Development of a Conductive Injectable Hydrogel for Cardiac Tissue Engineering.

Mentor: Mehdi Nikkhah
Health
Alisha Menon | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Utilization of Neuromorphic Computing Principles for Designing Biological Neurons in CMOS ICs

Mentor: Hugh Barnaby
Sustainability
Sami Mian | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (MS

Development of a Battery Management & Charging System for Autonomous UAVs

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Energy
Miles Miller | FURI: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Automotive Systems)

CoP Fleet Performance and Environmental Impact Evaluation

Mentor: Jeffery Wishart
Energy
Zachary Monroe | FURI: Spring 2018 | Software Engineering

How Can Machine Learning Improve Password Security?

Mentor: Ajay Bansal
Security
Paul Moon | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

A Productivity Assessment of Pre-Fabrication in Construction

Mentor: David Grau
Sustainability
Adriana Moya | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

The Effects of Advanced Glycation End-Products and Type 2 Diabetes on Bone Regeneration

Mentor: Julianne Holloway
Health
Philip Mulford | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Viability Study for a 2-Degree-of-Freedom Canfield Joint for Spacecraft Attitude Control Aplication

Mentor: Daniel White
Energy
Harini Muralikrishnan | MORE: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Aminoglycoside Polymers in Combination Treatments for Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Studies

Mentor: Kaushal Rege
Health
Niveditha Muthukrishnan | MORE: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Evaluation of a Soft-Robotic Knee Exosuit for Stair ascent

Mentor: Panagiotis Polygerinos
Health
Akshay Nalla | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Analysis of Reinforced Foam Core Composites

Mentor: Aditi Chattopadhyay
Security
Ben Nauroth | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Metabolically Engineering D-Lactate from Corynebacterium Glutamicum

Mentor: Arul Varman
Sustainability
Alyssa Nazareno | GCSP: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

In situ SEM testing for Fatigue Crack Growth: Mechanical Investigation of Titanium

Mentor: Yang Jiao, Yongming Liu
Energy
Andrew Nelson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Active Temperature Managment for Transtibial Prosthetic Sockets

Mentor: Jeffrey LaBelle
Health
Elliot Nester | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Systems Engineering

A Deep Learning Autoencoder for EMG Changepoint Recognition in Robotic Applications

Mentor: Heni Ben Amor
Health
Njideka Nnorom | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Electromagnetic Ion-Exchange Water Treatment

Mentor: Peter Fox
Sustainability
Alex Nou | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Personalized Browser History Anonymization

Mentor: Huan Liu
Security
Dillon Nys | MORE: Spring 2018 | Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering

Disinfection of Water with a UV-Catalyzed TiO2 Reactor

Mentor: Paul Westerhoff, Shahnawaz Sinah
Sustainability
Gerrit Orthlieb | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

The Effect of Vibrotactile Stimulation on Upper Limb Proprioceptive Map Characteristics

Mentor: Stephen Helms-Tillery
Health
Corbin Ott | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Perovskite Surface Analysis

Mentor: Zachary Holman
Energy
Ozkan Ozcan | FURI: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Soybean Robustness Modeling

Mentor: Esma Gel
Sustainability
Ishan Pannala | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Finance

AZLoop – Arizona SpaceX Hyperloop Competition Team

Mentor: Bradley Rogers
Sustainability
Suparva Paruthy | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Effects of Manufacturing Methods on Piezoresistive Properties in Advanced Carbon Nanotube Based Sensors

Mentor: Masoud Yekani Fard
Sustainability
Bryce Pedroza | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Stock Market Portfolio Optimization

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Security
Diego Perozo | FURI: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Student Retention Analysis

Mentor: Linda Chattin
Education
Christopher Pina | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Design and Development of a Safe and Effective Upper Gastrointestinal Foreign Body Extraction Device

Mentor: Barbara Smith, Bradley Greger
Health
Siddhant Prakash | MORE: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Real-time Illumination Estimation for Mobile Augmented Reality

Mentor: Robert LiKamWa
Education
Eric Probst | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Fabrication of Buckypaper Using 3D printing technology

Mentor: Masoud Yekani Fard
Sustainability
Dhruv Rajani | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Swachh-X: Sustainable Recycling Sorter

Mentor: Ryan Meuth
Sustainability
Neil Rastogi | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Selective Electro-Fermentation of Scenedesmus Acutus

Mentor: Bruce Rittmann
Energy
Luc Reboulet | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

MYO Integrated Hand Prosthesis

Mentor: Chao Wang
Health
Levi Riley | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Norepinephrine and Adenosine Infused Microparticles for Brown Adipose Tissue Stimulation

Mentor: Brent Vernon
Health
Wei Wei Robinson | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Modeling Extra Cellular Matrix (ECM) Re-organization Due to Cell-ECM Mechanical Interactions

Mentor: Yang Jiao
Health
Aide Robles | MORE: Spring 2018 | Engineering

Reductive Dechlorination of Trichloroethene Sustained by Microbial Chain Elongation

Mentor: Anca Delgado
Sustainability
Nathan Rodkey | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Porous Silica Films as Thermally Insulating Coatings on Windows

Mentor: Zachary Holman
Energy
Karime Jocelyn Rosas Gomez | MORE: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Bioresponsive Copolymers of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) with Enzyme-Dependent Lower Critical Solution Temperatures

Mentor: Brent Vernon
Health
Tanner Rosenthal | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Precision Following of a Ground Vehicle by a Fully Instrumented Quadcopter with a Go-Ahead Audio-Visual Support Capability

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Security
Mohamed Sabet | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Ground-Based Robotic Vehicle Following and Separation Control: An Image Processing Approach

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Security
Mahmoud Sakr | MORE: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Compact Terahertz Real-Time Imaging System

Mentor: Georgios Trichopoulos
Security
Bharath Santhanam | MORE: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Parametric Design Optimization of Multi-Functional Honeycomb Structures for Additive Manufacturing

Mentor: Dhruv Bhate
Sustainability
Uyen Tong | MORE: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

ZIF-71/PDMS Mixed Matrix Membranes for Acetone-Butanol-Ethanol Separations by Pervaporation

Mentor: Mary Laura Lind
Energy
Brent Wallace | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

2018 Spaceport America Cup

Mentor: Anoop Grewal
Education
Ryan Christensen | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Learning Modes for Sequential Decision Making Using Stochastic Search

Mentor: Siddharth Srivastava
Education
Justin Whetten | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Next Generation Composite Polymer Solid Electrolytes

Mentor: Candace Chan
Energy
Zhiwei Xiao | MORE: Spring 2018 | Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering

Sunlight-Induced Structural and Functional Changes in Graphene-Based Composite Materials

Mentor: Francois Perreault
Sustainability
Nan Xu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Microstructure-Based Multiaxial Fatigue Analysis

Mentor: Yongming Liu
Sustainability
Conor Yates-Koch | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

Development and Analysis of Reward-Adaptive Reinforcement Learning Agents

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Health
Junmin Zhong | FURI: Spring 2018 | Electrical Engineering

Cervical Cancer Detector

Mentor: Junseok Chae
Health
Yegor Zenkov | Guest Researcher: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Electrocatalytic and Optical Properties of Various Hydrogen-Production Catalysts Immobilized at a Polymer-nanoITO Interface

Mentor: Gary Moore
Health
Simol Shah | Guest Researcher: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Photochemical Transformation on Plasmonic Nanoparticles Via Resonant Radiated-Induced Heating

Mentor: Maxim Sukhrev
Energy
Andrew Swedler | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Convective Heat Transfer in a Rotary Drum

Mentor: Heather Emady
Energy
Andrew Sweeney | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Shape Memory Polymers Fabricated with Recycled Thermoplastics in 3D Printing

Mentor: Masoud Yekani Fard
Sustainability
Cesar Tamayo | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Systems Engineering

Deep Predictive Models for Collision Risk Assessment in Autonomous Driving

Mentor: Heni Ben Amor
Security
Bradley Taylor | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Parallel Exo-Skeletal Vehicle

Mentor: Jeffrey LaBelle
Health
Nicholas Theut | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Development of ZnSnON as a Potential Earth Abundant Solar Cell Material

Mentor: Mariana Bertoni
Energy
Robert Tichy | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Soft Robotic Mobility Device

Mentor: Panagiotis Polygerinos
Health
John Tindell | MORE: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Strain and Process Development for Detoxifying Biomass

Mentor: David Nielsen
Sustainability
James Tobin | KEEN: Spring 2018 | Engineering (Robotics)

Lightweight Electric Motorcycle Battery

Mentor: Angela Sodemann
Sustainability
Yida Tong | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Finite Element Modeling of Micro-scale Bending Testing of Nuclear Reactor Materials

Mentor: Pedro Peralta
Energy
Ariana Tse | FURI: Spring 2018 | Materials Science & Engineering

Nanoporous Morphology of Dealloyed Parent Phase Ordered and Disordered Cu3Au Alloys

Mentor: Karl Sieradzki
Energy
Michael Tucker | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

Developing Fatigueless 3-phase Nanocomposite Sensors

Mentor: Masoud Yekani Fard
Security
Jaffalie Twaibu | FURI: Spring 2018 | Biomedical Engineering

Blood Based Mass Spectrometry Assay for Rapid Diagnosis and Treatment Monitoring of Tuberculosis

Mentor: Ye Hu
Health
Vishwa Vasani | MORE: Spring 2018 | Industrial Engineering

Application of Axiomatic Distance Calculation of Incomplete Rankings in Genomics

Mentor: Adolfo Escobedo
Health
Paulo Vasconcelos | FURI: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Using CFD Tools to Determine Aerodynamic Forces and Moments of Floating Objects in Engineering Applications

Mentor: Huei-Ping Huang
Energy
Jonacarl Vilchez | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

The Use of Augmented Reality (AR) and Physical Activity (PA) to Help Students with ADHD Learn

Mentor: Troy McDaniel
Education
Yugansh Virmani | FURI: Spring 2018 | Mechanical Engineering

In-Situ ABI Testing of Pipeline Materials

Mentor: Yongming Liu
Sustainability
Tham Vo | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Fouling performance of ZIF-71/PDMS membrane

Mentor: Mary Laura Lind
Sustainability
Trae Waggoner | FURI: Spring 2018 | Computer Science

App Development for Intelligent Interactive Adaptive Learning Systems: Algebra Made Wonderful!

Mentor: Armando Rodriguez
Education
Bassil Wali | FURI: Spring 2018 | Chemical Engineering

Investigating the Effects of Photocatalytic Cementitious Material on NO

Mentor: Jean Andino
Sustainability
Aditya Khuller | Guest Researcher: Spring 2018 | Aerospace Engineering

Mapping Variability in the Medusae Fossae Formation

Mentor: Phil Christensen
Sustainability
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