Undergraduate Research Center Awards

Provost's Undergraduate Fellowship 2013

Daniel Austin, Microbiology
"Synthesis & Testing of a Four-headed Spider Toxin"

Austin Greene, Evolution, Ecology & Biodiversity
"Kelp Subsidies on Intertidal Filter Feeder P. cinctipes"

Lillian Miller, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
"Double mutant analysis to elucidate the roles of Hsp93 and Hsp70 in chloroplast protein translocation"

Katherine Murphy, Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior
"Codon Optimization: Cracking the genetic code"

Hawa Sultani, Exercise Biology
"Characterization of Human Milk Peptide"

Atrin Toussi, Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior
"Regulatory Mechanisms Underlying Stereotyped Axon Pruning in the Mammalian Visual System"

Katherine Wood, Evolution, Ecology, and Biodiversity
"Re-evaluating the Janzen-Connell hypothesis for explaining high biodiversity in tropical rainforests"

Linlin Zhou, Biological Science
"Chemically regulated genetic logic gates based on HDV ribozyme"

Travel Awards 2013

Don Hoang, Microbiology
Mechanisms and Consequences of Invertebrate-Microbe Interactions

Jasmine Garcha, Plant Biology
National Collegiate Research Conference