SSI 2021

SSI Symposium 2021

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Oral presenters
Student Presentation Title
Sarah Kerner Fluctuating Asymmetry as a Bioindicator of Environmental Stress from Urbanization in the Rappahannock Watershed Area
Hannah Harris Synthesis of the Stereoisomers of DEHP and Its Oxidative Metabolites
Trevor Drinkwater Analytical and Numerical Analysis of the SEIRP Model for Covid-19
Drake Richmond Rotational and Vibronic Couplings in Molecular Dynamics
Andrea Waltrip Locating Transgene Insertion Sites in Drosophila Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 Models
Rina Murasaki Assessing the Impacts of Neonicotinoid Pesticides on the Viability, Biomass, and Behavior of the Earthworm (Eisenia fetida) Using an Agar Medium
Madeline Killian Rotational Dynamics of Asymmetric Molecules
Abigail Delapenha Understanding the Role of the Bax-1 Inhibitor and AATF Genes in Apoptosis of Kinetoplastid Parasites
Sophia Weldi Assessing the Impacts of the Common Deicing Agent NaCl on the Viability, Embryonic Development, and Behavior of the Freshwater Snail Physa acuta
Veronica Cagle Using Machine Learning to Identify Political Polarization on Social Media
Ramsey Cotton Temporal Dynamics of the Intrinsic Pathway of Apoptosis via Doxorubicin Induction
Rachel Myrick Effect of Social Hierarchies on Exercise in Social Mice


Poster presenters

Student Poster Title
Grace Holcomb Endothelial Tube Maintenance in a HUVEC cell Model for Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1
Kayla Botto Genomic Similarity to Predict Infection in Bacteriophages
Hannah Lee The Role of PGAM5 in Apoptosis in Kinetoplastids
Shreya Murali Apoptosis Induction in Jurkat T Lymphocytes by Proton Pump Inhibitors
Zoe Rafter Angular Momentum Coherences in Vibrational Molecular Dynamics
Alexis Kochanski Bootstrapping Training Data for a Political Polarization Classifier
Catherine Crowell The Effects of Coal Ash Concentration on the Development, Hatching Rate, and Reproduction in Planorbella duryi
Alex Fernandez Morphological Changes in Non-Native Fish Species Influenced by Differences in Upstream and Downstream Habitats
Abigail Vorsteg Myokine Expression in a Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 Cell Culture Model
Karissa Highlander Synthesis of Indazole Inhibitors of KasA, a Vital Enzyme of M. tuberculosis
Docia Atanda Using Additive Manufacturing To Increase Reproducibility In A Packed Bed Column
Lyra Winters Paleoclimate analysis using growth bands and stable isotopes from mid-to-late 1700s Stratford Hall oysters
Caitlin Holt A Numerical Study of COVID-19 using the SVIR Model