REU 2013

Symposium Schedule
Wednesday,August 7
9:30Brinda YarlagaddaCharacterization of GaAsBi films
9:45Srividya SureshCalculating Scattering Amplitudes and Form Factors
10:00Vanessa LoganOur Universe as a Network
10:15Alexander JalotaSimulating Indole Rescue in Dihydrofolate Reductase
10:45Amanda HendricksThe Significance of Conformational Changes in RNA and DNA
11:00Grant RoremA High Precision Measurement of the Rydberg Constant
11:15Patricia MoravecDark Matter to Energetics
11:30Aaron White

Direct Photons at PHENIX

1:00Ruben Cabrera10 Simple Steps to Building an Apparatus to Calibrate Telescopes
1:15Zhenbin YangFermionic Spectral Functions in AdS/CFT
1:30Omkar ShendeA Novel Method for Enhancing Thermopower in Bulk Engineered Semiconductors
1:45Qiang HanAnalytic Continuation by Sobolev Method
2:15Alan XuLegos as a toy model for Self-Assembly
2:30Dou LiuSearching and Testing New Materials for Cantilevers
2:45Quinn MacPhersonRheometry of Corn Starch Suspensions
3:00Melissa HutchesonThe K0TO Experiment
3:30Julia SteinbergGapless Edge Modes in Metallic Systems with Conformal Symmetry
3:45Robert NevinsA Subwavelength Cascaded Quarter Wave Plate for Millimeter Waves
4:00Shuvro GuhaPhotoelectrochemical Oxidation of InGaN Quantum Dots

Thursday, August 8
9:30Briana MorkUsing pulse shaping to enable selective multi-color, two-photon fluorescence
microscopy using a broadband, pulsed laser
9:45Angelica DavisOptics with 3D Epitaxial InGaAs and InGaN Quantum Dots
10:00Yutong Pan

Higgs mass measurements in H->4l decay channel

10:15Kareem Hegazy

Higgs JCP Measurement in the 4l Channel Using BDT

10:45Katherine LassHigh Resolution Imaging of Galaxy Clusters: Building a Calibrator for MUSTANG2
11:00Lisa RuanScattering of entangled light
11:15Niko RombesAspects of Higher-Spin Gravity
11:30Evelia Salinas

Designing a fluorescent protein reporter of chromosome copy

1:00Jake MagidCoherent Backscattering of Quantum Light
1:15Daniel CunninghamChallenging Ulam's Packing Conjecture
1:30Alex AnCurrent-Induced Spin Polarization: Imaging and Samples
1:45Tyler NuanesFluorescence of Quantum Dots
2:15Ellie FodorIncorporating Ga Droplets into New Optoelectronic Materials
2:30Thaige GompaA Study of Active Processes in the Chromosomal DNA of E. coli
2:45Tanner LangeCross-sections of Standard Model Processes at 14 TeV
3:00Juniar LucienCharacterization of Samarium Hexaboride (Smb6), a Topological Insulator