Math & Physical Sciences Talks

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2018
Saturday, November 17th
8:00 AM

Seismic and Atmospheric Rise in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations across the United States

Valeria Villa, Irvine Valley College
Ramesh P Singh, Chapman University
Lewis Long, Irvine Valley College

C323

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

The Perfect Bar of Soap for Grandpa: Eliminating The Odor Associated With The Elderly

Luiza Barseghyan, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA
Lara Khosrovian, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA
Asmik Oganesyan, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA

C335

8:00 AM - 8:15 AM

8:15 AM

Mechanistic Challenges in Transesterification During the Synthesis of Hypophosphite Esters

Elizabeth-Victoria Shokoya
Vivian Lee, Mount Saint Mary University
Ann Gonzalez, Mount Saint Mary's University
Sylvine Deprele, Mount Saint Mary's University

C335

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Microfluidic Thread-Based Electrode System to Detect Glucose and Acetylthiocholine

Kathryn Uchida
Frank A. Gomez, California State University, Los Angeles

C323

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

Ultra-sensitive Refractive Index Sensing Using Multilayer Plasmonic Structures

Bo K. Shrewsbury, Cal Poly Pomona
Librado Mancilla, Cal Poly Pomona
Gobind Sohi, Cal Poly Pomona
Ildar Salakhutdinov, Cal Poly Pomona

C327

8:15 AM - 8:30 AM

8:30 AM

Inhibition of Oxidative DNA Damage by an Aqueous Extract of Spinach

Daisy Lezo, Mount Saint Mary's University
Ashley Ramirez, Mount Saint Mary's University
Patricia Perez, Mount Saint Mary's University
Melissa Martinez, Mount Saint Mary's University

C327

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Paper-Based Microfluidic Devices for Glucose Assays Employing a Metal-Organic Framework (MOF)

Alexis Rochelle M. Basa Ms., California State University Los Angeles
Grenalynn Ilacas, California State University, Los Angeles
Katherine Nelms, Cornell University
Joshua Sosa, California State University, Los Angeles

C323

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Synthesis of Phosphorus-Based Surfactant Using a Two-Solvent Method

Vivian Lee, Mount St Mary's University
Ann Gonzalez, Mount St Mary's University
Sylvine Deprele, Mount St. Mary's University

C335

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

8:45 AM

Mechanistic Investigation into Molybdenum-Catalyzed Deoxydehydration Reactions

Jamie Y. Lam, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona
Alex John, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

C327

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Using the Fast Fourier Transform to Determine the Components of a Mixture from an Infrared Spectrum

Cameron Hooper, California State University, Fullerton
Paula K. Hudson, California State University, Fullerton
Laura Smith Chowdhury, California State University, Fullerton

C323

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Using Time-Dependent Sensitivity Analysis to Combat Tuberculosis

Mayleen Cortez
Allison L. Lewis, Lafayette College
Beth E. Thomas, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Kendall B. Clark, The Park School of Baltimore

C335

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

9:00 AM

Cultural Dissemination: A Modified Model with Social Influence

Ngan Hoang Nguyen, Pitzer College
Hongfei Chen, Pitzer College
Conrad William Tyler, Pitzer College
Benjamin Warren Jin, Claremont McKenna College

C335

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Natural Additives for Improving the Efficiency of Detergents in Removal of 2-trans-nonenal (Aging Odor)

Farzana Rashid, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA
Janet Joann Uribe, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA
Asmik Oganesyan, Glendale Community College - Glendale, CA

C327

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Supercontinuum Rapid Excitation-Emission Matrix Detection

Zachary Hutchins, CalPolyPomona
Timothy Corcoran PhD, CalPolyPomona

C323

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

9:30 AM

Deoxydehydration Reaction Catalyzed by Dioxomolybdenum Complexes of Salan Ligands

Garrit Clabaugh
Alex John, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

C327

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Modeling Persistent Organic Pollutants in Glacial Resevoirs

Jack Ivey

C323

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

The development of thread-based fuel cells and MoS2 nanoflowers as biosensors

Ricardo Ortiz Cisneros
Frank Gomez, California State University, Los Angeles

C335

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

9:45 AM

1, 5-Diaminonaphthalene, Chloranil: A Potential Ferroelectric

Sarah B. Rodriguez, California State University - San Bernardino
Kimberley Cousins ., California State University - San Bernardino

C335

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

A Study of Molybdenum Catalysts for Deoxydehydration of Vicinal Diols

Tim Siu
Alex John, Cal Poly Pomona

C327

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Nickel Nitrosyl Complexes with Bidentate N-heterocyclic Carbene Ligands

Zijie Zhang
S. Chantal E. Stieber, Cal Poly Pomona

C323

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM

Gold Cavitands: Regioselective Ring Closing of Alkyne Acids

Teodora Nedic
Michael P. Schramm Dr., California State University, Long Beach

C323

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Studying the Interface Between Croconic Acid Thin Films and Substrates Using Slow Positron Beam

Sean Murphy
Renwu Zhang, California State University - San Bernardino

C335

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Synthesis and Spectroscopic Characterization of Chromium Acetylacetonato Complexes

Derek Arthur Deming, Concordia University, Irvine California
Matthew King, Concordia University, Irvine California
John Kenney, Concordia University, Irvine California

C327

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

10:15 AM

Cobaltocenium Molecules for Electrode Driven P450 Biocatalysis

Joey Najjar, Occidental College
Andrew K. Udit, Occidental College

C323

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Croconic Acid : Surface and Electric Field Influence on Deposition

Jose Uribe
Kimberley Cousins, CSU San Bernardino
Eva Zurek, University at Buffalo
Daniel P. Miller, University at Buffalo

C327

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Investigation of Marine Bacterial Compounds That Inhibit Biofilm Production in Mycobacteria

Thuy Tran
Desirae Mellor, University of California San Diego
Kaitlyn Trieu, California State University San Marcos
Jacqueline A. Trischman, California State University San Marcos

C335

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

10:30 AM

Elucidating the Photochemistry of Molecular Aggregate-Templated Silver Nanowire Synthesis

Danielle Cadena
Arundhati Deshmukh, UCLA
Justin Caram, UCLA

C327

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Fractionation and Structure Determination of a Ceramide Derivative That Inhibits Growth of Mycobacteria

Alyssa Dubord
Jacqueline A. Trischman, California State University San Marcos

C335

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

The Microwave Assisted, Gold-Catalyzed Ritter-type Reaction

Jessica Scott, California State University, San Marcos
Sam Acosta, California State University, San Marcos
Iliana Levesque, California State University, San Marcos
Robert Iafe, California State University, San Marcos

C323

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

1:30 PM

Gold-Catalyzed Arylation of Benzylic Alcohols to Afford Bioactive 1,2,3-Benzotriazole Derivatives

Mariana Shabo, California State University, San Marcos
Victor Franco Bolanos, California State University, San Marcos
Robert Iafe, California State University, San Marcos

C335

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Investigating the Absence of Surface Energy in the Bernoulli Equation

Dina Ibrahimzade
John L. Watkins Prof., Pasadena City College

C308

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

1:45 PM

Analysis of the Relationship Between Valence and Conduction Band Dispersion and the Transfer Integral Property

Kylie C. Pearce, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona
Bohdan Schatschneider PhD, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona
Kristopher D. Erlitz, California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

C335

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Developing predictive computational approach for organic chromophores using the Austin-Frisch-Petersson functional (APFD)

Thomas Kelly, Loyola Marymount University
Emily A. Jarvis, Loyola Marymount University
Emmett Barnes, Loyola Marymount University

C308

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Determining the Carbon Source Hierarchy of Sinorhizobium meliloti using 1H NMR Spectroscopy and CRAFT analysis

christen hughes
Daniel Wacks, University of Redlands
David Soulsby, University of Redlands

C335

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Recreating the Landing of Philae on Comet 67P

Emily Yue Liang
Charles Oravec, Occidental College

C308

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

2:15 PM

High Precision Astrometry of Minor Planets and Natural Satellites

Allan Alonzo-Ault, Los Angeles City College
Stephanie Toole, Los Angeles Valley College
Derrick Kiley, Los Angeles City College

C308

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Mechanistic Challenges in Tranesterification During the Synthesis of Hypophosphite Esters

Elizabeth-Victoria Shokoya
Vivian Lee, Mount Saint Mary University
Ann Gonzalez, Mount Saint Mary's University
Sylvine Deprèle, Mount Saint Mary's University, Los Angeles

C335

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM