PSCD Oral: Physical Sciences & Mathematics


  • L. Carden, W. Cerny, S. Dilmohamed, B. do Rosario Petrucci, V. Mannava, J. Shida, J. Siegel, E. You


Abstract headers are listed alphabetically by student last name below. You may download and read the full student research abstract(s).


Ecology True or False: Population Changes in Bering Sea Bivalves Recorded by Death Assemblages
Lilja Carden, 2nd-Year, Geophysical Sciences
Mentor(s): Professor Susan Kidwell, Geophysical Sciences; Caitlin Meadows, Geophysical Sciences


Searching for Ultra-Faint Milky Way Satellites with the DELVE Survey
William Cerny, 2nd-Year, Astrophysics
Mentor(s): Professor Alex Drlica-Wagner, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory


Understanding the Origin of Pre-solar Grains through CNO Ratios
Shamaul (Sham) Dilmohamed, 3rd-Year, Astrophysics & Mathematics
Mentor(s): Professor Vikram Dwarkadas, Astronomy and Astrophysics


PaleoBuddy: Simulating Evolutionary Dynamics in R
Bruno do Rosario Petrucci, 4th-Year, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Biological Sciences
Mentor(s): Professor Michael Foote, Geophysical Sciences


Carbon Dioxide Utilization in Plastic Production: Catalyst Development
Vennela Mannava, 3rd-Year, Chemistry, Statistics & Classical Studies
Mentor(s): Professor John S. Anderson, Chemistry; Kate A. Jesse, Chemistry


Using Switchable Fluorescent Molecules to Image Track and Measure Energy of Double-Beta Decay Events in Large Liquid Detectors
Francisco Shida, 2nd-Year Molecular Engineering & Physics
Mentor(s): Professor Henry Frisch, Physics, Enrico Fermi Institute; Evan Angelico, Physics; Professor Andrey Elagin, Enrico Fermi Institute; Eric Spieglan, Enrico Fermi Institute


Smoothed Particle Inference Studies of Supernova Remnant DEM L71
Jared Siegel, 2nd-Year, Physics & Astrophysics
Mentor(s): Professor Vikram Dwarkadas, Astronomy and Astrophysics; Professor Kari Frank, Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA), Northwestern University


Nanoscale Metal-Organic Layers for pH and Oxygen Sensing
Eric You, 2nd-Year, Chemistry
Mentor(s): Professor Wenbin Lin, Chemistry