The 2021 Longhorn Research Poster Session will take place virtually on April 14-15. Posters will be available to view until Monday, April 19, 2021.
Presenters will be available on Zoom to discuss their work during the times below. To access the presenters’ Zoom information, please view their poster.
Wednesday, April 14, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sanjana Kalvakuntla, Health Science Scholars— The Use of Virtual Reality in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: A Review
Afnan Mir, Matthew Yu— Investigation of Maximum Power Point Tracking Algorithms for Multistring Photovoltaics
Andrea Claudia Mauri— The Sounds of Santo Spirito: Soundscapes, Public Space, and the Preservation of the Past
Gracie Awalt, Anastazja Harris (M.A.), Dr. Keri Stephens (Ph.D.)— Hired by AI: College students’ perceptions of AI’s ability to interpret verbal and nonverbal communication tactics
Mitchell Schonhoeft— Foreign Aid and Migration: Does Aid Reduce Migration?
Soham Datar – primary author, River Tomlinson – primary author, Taylor Masters, David Sarabia— Metabolomic Profiling of Texas Grapevines using Mass Spectrometry
Kristine Adiele, Lauren Cebulske, Livia Frost, Kristian Jones & Siddha Sannighari, Alexandra García, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, Julie Zuñiga, Ph.D., RN, FAAN— The Impact of COVID-19 on The Self-Management of Individuals with Chronic Conditions
Holli F. Corbo— Synthesis of a Chemical Probe for RNA Aptamer
Jason Eric A. Ancheta— The Development of Financial Regulation Laws in the USA
Amulya Agrawal— Measuring School Attachment During Early Childhood
Nicholas J. Romanow— NATO in the Asian Century: How the Rise of China Impacts the Transatlantic Alliance
David Zane, Austin Public Health; Davis Roe, School of Human Ecology, College of Natural Sciences— COVID-19 + Injury Connections: A Literature Review
Fadi Istelinides, Tse-Ang Lee, Tanya Hutter— Simulating Adsorption of COVID-19 Virus Particles in Nanoporous Material
Grace Terrell; Dr. Gwendolyn Stovall, Research Educator; Dr. Andrew Ellington, Principal Investigator— Building Phylogenies to Determine Propagation of Errors in Publications Concerning the Cox Lysozyme Aptamer
Oswaldo Ceballos — A Fuzzy Logic Approach to Medical Diagnostics
Benjamin Brown— The Spirit of Federal Stewardship in the Early Twentieth Century
Wednesday, April 14, 12 – 2 p.m.
Erica Colston— State Public Signaling: Assassination After the Attack
Dorothy Isgur— Liberal Social Movements & Tolerance Levels
Minha Ghani, B.S.; Tapasvini Paralkar, B.S.; Abel Sandoval Gonzalez; Sawyer Stubbs, B.S.A; Syed Hadi Ahmed; Nico Osier, Ph.D., B.S.N., B.S., R.N.— Concordance Levels In Pediatric And Parent Proxy Responses To PROMIS Surveys
Annabelle Vincent and Mackenzie Noell— Investigating Potential Inhibitors of an Essential Enzyme of Mycobacterium tuberculosis through High Performance Computing
Avery Little— The Relationship Between IPV and Epidemics
Orhun Davarci, Emily Y. Yang, Alex Viguerie, Thomas E. Yankeelov, Guillermo Lorenzo— Integrating epidemiological data and mathematical models to forecast COVID-19 spread in the United States
Katherine Faulkner— Categorizing Variations of Phanerozoic Foraminifera
Alexander Boltz— The Silicon Hill: What Affects Congressional Technology Activity?
Myra Kurjee, Priyanka Khante, Kaya de Barbaro, Ph.D.— The Role of Household Chaos and Maternal Mental Health in Infant Sleep Consolidation
Alizer Khowaja and Matt Dean— Emissions Impact of Repurposed Electric Vehicle Batteries in Residential Settings
Aleena Jamal, Neha Dronamraju, Camelia Esmaili— Meeting the Spiritual Concerns of Patients During Advance Care Planning in the COVID-19 Era
Arian Veyssi, Rashmi Mohanty— Save Plastic Save Money: Recycling/Reusing Biological Plastic Wastes
Madison Sheridan, Shilpa Rumalla, Aidan Wilhite, Madeleine Montgomery— Art Without a Frame: Using Digital Storytelling to Navigate Borders in Bosnia-Herzegovina
Chau Phung, Mandy Yuan, Queen Thomas, Cici Lu— Exploring unintended pregnancies and risks among Black and LatinX women in Travis County, Texas
Ronak Desai, Dr. Adrian Keatinge-Clay— Engineering Insights Offered by Repetitive Sequences in Modular Polyketide Synthases
Aniket Sanghi, Yifan Zhou, Brendan P. Bowler— Reference Star Differential Imaging of the PDS70 System with HST/WFC3 Images
Andy Zhou and Rebecca L. Young— Individual and Sex Differences in Egg Yolk Proteome
Phoebe Anderson, Tehila Nugiel, Jessica A. Church— Executive function in non-clinical siblings of diagnosed adolescents
Aditi Merchant, Alaukik Gupta, Angela Ge, Conrad Li, David Park, Gwyneth Obediente, Justin Shih, Katy De La Rosa, Leia Jiang, Matthew De Guzman, Nehali Shah, Sabah Jamal, Tyler Tran— Automated Leukemia Detection: A Low-Cost, All-In-One Method to Detect Leukemia from Blood Smear Images Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Cat McCoy— Sign of the ‘Times’
Thursday, April 15, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Argha Bandyopadhyay— Unsupervised Objective Criterion Choice for Optimal Single-Molecule Analysis
Sawyer Stubbs, Linda Yoo, Prarthana Pilla, Doru Gucer, Dr. Karla Lawson, Karen Piper, Dr. Amanda N. Barczyk, Dr. Nico Osier— Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injuries in Central Texas 2013-2018
Bhargavi Sarangapani, Nehali Shah— Why Optical, Point- of- Care Microfluidics to Measure Blood Viscosity and Coagulation is a Necessity
Thursday, April 15, 12 – 2 p.m.
Timothy Jackson— The Enthusiastic Voter: How Age Affects Voter Enthusiasm
Mahina Adams— Women’s Rights and Congress
Sriranjani Darbha, Eashwar Mahadevan, Dr. Sudarshan Rajagopal— G Protein-Coupled Receptors Complexing With Specific G-Alpha Proteins and Beta-Arrestins
Desiree Lama, School of Human Ecology and Dr. Belem Lopez, Department of Mexican American and Latino/a Studies— The role of codeswitching on cultural identity in Spanish-English bilingual communities
Hannah Lee, Jared Culpepper— Detecting and Classifying Strokes Using Electrical Impedance Tomography
Nabeeha Engineer— The Influence of Racial Discrimination on Health Outcomes in Children
Gabrielle McDaniel, Shalom Akinwunmi, Velta Brenya, Liesl Nydegger Ph.D., MPH — Superwomen Schema: Uncovering Repercussions of Coping Strategies Used Among Black Women
George Strong— Political Party Platforms and Competing Political Parties
Faris Zaibaq & Daniel A. Singleton— Progress toward the Absolute Asymmetric Synthesis of Homochiral Peptides
Isabella Joseph, Trevor Simmons— Modeling Csr System and BarA/UvrY Two Component System (TCS) in response to stress
Isabella Joseph, Cassandra Huff, Mikayla Waters, Sophia Xu and Niruti Dhoble— Designing a makeshift emergency ventilator to address ventilator shortage during the COVID-19 pandemic
Thursday, April 15, 1 – 3 p.m.
Nicolas Gonzalez— Civil Rights Cases & The Composition of The Supreme Court
Jason Shenoi, Karim Salhadar, Prachi Dhavalikar, and Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez— Methods of Increasing Pore Size in PolyHIPE Scaffolds for Improved Cell Infiltration
Natalie Blandon, Paola Kauachi, Katherine Winters, ABD, CCC-SLP, Courtney T. Byrd, Ph.D., CCC-SLP— The influence of parent goals on parent-child communicative exchanges: A preliminary investigation
Cora Garcia, Pierre Lau, Alexandria Payne, Jordan Gomez, Pierre Lesne, Spencer Behmer, Juliana Rangel— Honey bee (Apis mellifera) macronutrient regulation: Nurse bee nutritional preferences for protein and lipid
Julia Zheng, Maria Nguyen, and Rory Malek— Developing a Biomarker-Based Diagnostic Panel for Melanoma
Sebastian Barker, Dena Aoufi— MRSA Undecaprenyl Diphosphatase Inhibition
Samuel Bello, Heeyong Huh, Pulin Wang, Nanshu Lu— Long-Term Dynamic Muscle Fatigue Analysis using EMD
Janice Oh and Dr. Soo Hyun Yang— Identifying the Site of CDX2 That Prevents Proper DNA Repair
Sangavai Ganesh— The Role of Trust in Racial Disparities in Maternal Care
Iynkary Warren— Issue Ownership During and After the Great Broadening
Umar Burney, Aminur Chowdury, Tanya Hutter, Tse-Ang Lee— Detection of Toxins in Hand Sanitizers using NIR Spectroscopy