Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

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DURI - Summer 2014
Project Title Professor/Instructor Time Type Research Areas
FILLED - Laser Nanomanufacturing Xu, Xianfan Summer 2014 DURI Mechanical engineering, materials engineering, electrical engineering
Techniques to analyze molecular signaling in cancer cells Tao, Weiguo Summer 2014 DURI Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science
Web-based simulation of granular materials and nanoparticle self-assembly Fisher, Timothy Summer 2014 DURI nanotechnology, composite materials
FILLED - Environmental models created with Web Processing Services Engel, Bernie Summer 2014 DURI Environmental engineering, computer science, software engineering,
FILLED - Hierarchical nanostructures using plasma CVD growth of graphene petals Fisher, Timothy Summer 2014 DURI Nanotechnology, materials science
Mapping the history of Purdue campus Kong, Ningning Summer 2014 DURI GIS, database, history
FILLED - Development Drug Delivery System for Cancer Theranostics Li, Tonglei Summer 2014 DURI cancer
FILLED - Reproductive ecology of yellow perch Hook, Tomas Summer 2014 DURI Ecology
FILLED - Effects of hypoxia on prey consumption by fish Hook, Tomas Summer 2014 DURI Ecology and Environment
Assessment of Business Undergraduate Student Engagement and Behavior in a Crowd-Sourced Library Help System Barnes, Ilana Summer 2014 DURI Human-computer interaction, help system design, undergraduate education, information literacy, website design, community outreach
Engineering Leadership Assessment and Curriculum Development Cox, Monica Summer 2014 DURI Engineering Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction
CPIP - Full-Year 2014
Project Title Professor/Instructor Time Type Research Areas
CPIP: Genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of the developmental origin of atrazine-induced cancer Freeman, Jennifer Full-Year 2014 CPIP Molecular and environmental toxicology, cancer, melanoma, endocrine disruption, epigenetics
CPIP: Cancer prevention by targeting the altered cholesterol metabolism Cheng, Ji-xin Full-Year 2014 CPIP Cancer Prevention Interdisciplinary Education Program
CPIP: Vitamin D regulation of breast cancer prevention Teegarden, Dorothy Full-Year 2014 CPIP Biochemical Nutrition
CPIP: VOICES and SBI Projects Shield, Cleveland Full-Year 2014 CPIP Cancer, prevention of suffering, end of life, physician-patient communication, family studies, prognosis communication
CPIP: Techniques to analyze molecular signaling in cancer cells Tao, Weiguo Full-Year 2014 CPIP Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science
CPIP: Identification of EMT markers in CRL1743 mammary cancer cells Camarillo, Ignacio Full-Year 2014 CPIP Cancer Prevention
CPIP: Building a testing pipeline for nutriepigenomics and prevention of breast cancer Lelievre, Sophie Full-Year 2014 CPIP biology and nutrition
DURI - Fall 2014
Project Title Professor/Instructor Time Type Research Areas
Computational protein function and structure prediction Kihara, Daisuke Fall 2014 DURI bioinformatics
Computational protein function and structure prediction Kihara, Daisuke Fall 2014 DURI bioinformatics
FILLED - Gaseous and PM Emissions Testing Johnson, Mary Fall 2014 DURI emissions measurement systems
FILLED - Bible Studies Across Disciplines and Online Duran, Angelica Fall 2014 DURI Religious Studies; Engineering; English; Comp Lit; Science; Tech
Autonomous Indoor Localization for Fire Safety and Resource Location via Field Mapping Techniques Branch, Benjamin Fall 2014 DURI Mechanical engineering
Evaluation of Environmental models created with Web Processing Services Theller, Lawrence Fall 2014 DURI environmental modeling, computer science, software engineering
Novel Carriers Using Food Grade Polysaccharides Janaswamy, Srinivas Fall 2014 DURI Agricultural and Biological Engineering; Biochemistry; Biomedical Engineering; Chemistry; Food Science; Life Science; Physics; Pharma
Structure-Function Relationships in Polysaccharides Janaswamy, Srinivas Fall 2014 DURI Agricultural and Biological Engineering; Biochemistry; Biomedical Engineering; Chemistry; Food Science; Life Science; Physics ; Pharmacy
DIA2 - Deep Insights Anytime, Anywhere Vorvoreanu, Mihaela Fall 2014 DURI computer graphics, human-computer interaction, engineering education, ECE, user-centered design
Data curation concept training: a micro-data rescue for GIS department project showcasing Branch, Benjamin Fall 2014 DURI GIS instituional compettiveness, web page assessment, design, implementation
Cryo-electron microscopy image processing and 3-D reconstruction Jiang, Wen Fall 2014 DURI image processing; distributed computing; computational biology
Selective thermal emitter modeling Bermel, Peter Fall 2014 DURI ECE, PHYS, AAE
Interpretation and Use of Health Risk Appraisal Feedback Simpson, Vicki Fall 2014 DURI Health promotion
Physical Activity Motivation Study Richards, Elizabeth Fall 2014 DURI physical activity; social scienes; psychology
Visualizing and Mining Large Social Computing Datasets to Uncover the Social Structure of Online Collaboration Matei, Sorin Fall 2014 DURI computer science, electrical engineering, sociology, social interaction, computer programming, web design
Location Aware Apps for Learning: Google Glass, Android and Iphone Apps Matei, Sorin Fall 2014 DURI computer science, programming, communication, android, ios, gps, app programming, development, google glass, sdk
FILLED - Social Media and Aviation Johnson, Mary Fall 2014 DURI social media, process modeling, software tool development
Greater Access to Science Using 3D Printing Duerstock, Bradley Fall 2014 DURI computer design & modeling
Mining Communication Sequence Data in Shared Medical Decision-Making Processes for Better Predicting Patient Satisfaction Kong, Nan Fall 2014 DURI Healthcare Informatics
sleep and obesity during pregnancy: impacts on breastfeeding success among Indiana's rural mothers Ahmed, Azza Fall 2014 DURI Basic Science, clinical and translational Research
Biowall Biochemistry Hutzel, William Fall 2014 DURI Energy/Environment
Biowall Horticulture Hutzel, William Fall 2014 DURI Energy/Environment
Biowall Design Hutzel, William Fall 2014 DURI energy/environment
Biowall Instrumentation Hutzel, William Fall 2014 DURI energy/environment
Evaluating Wellness Program Impact on Health Outcomes Collins, William Fall 2014 DURI healthcare, data analysis, statistics, wellness
Scanning Probe Microscopy McNally, Helen Fall 2014 DURI physics, electrical and mechanical enginieering
Fall Detection using 3D Accelerometer Data Kong, Nan Fall 2014 DURI Healthcare Informatics
Surface Roughness Effects on Microscale Adhesion Carvajal, Teresa Fall 2014 DURI Nano/Micro-level systems
Microstructural evolution of materials under mechanical stress Carvajal, Teresa Fall 2014 DURI Nano/Micro systems
Investigation of Roll-to-Roll Manufacturing for Film Pharmaceuticals Pinal, Rodolfo Fall 2014 DURI Microsystems, drug delivery, solubility, technology
Impact of K-12 Outreach on Graduate Students Harbor, Jonathan Fall 2014 DURI Education
Development Drug Delivery System for Cancer Theranostics Li, Tonglei Fall 2014 DURI Cancer; Drug Delivery; Materials Science; Nano