Student Presentations

 

Biological Sciences

Chemistry

Environmental Science

Physics & Astronomy

Psychology

 

Biological Sciences

2012

S. Payne (2012-13), K. L. McGuire, J. M. Discenza (2011-12), S. M. Gedallovich, C. M. Gillikin, M. Palmer. Spatial and temporal variation of the airborne microbial community across New York City green roofs. Ecological Society of America, Aug 9, 2012.

2011

J.K. Marrs, M. Pantalena (2011-12), M.A. Heskel, H.S. Callahan. 2011. Comparing and interpreting competitive ability and fitness in high- and mid-latitude ecotypes of Arabidopsis thaliana. American Society for Plant Biology Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A.

J. Chen (2007-08), S. Zahid, S. Weaver, M. Shilts, Jennifer Mansfield. Elucidating the role of Hoxa-5 in the development of the chick axial skeleton. Society for Developmental Biology 70th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July, 2011.

2010

J. Chen (2007-08), M. Shilts, J. H. Mansfield. Elucidating the role of Hoxa-5 in development of the chick axial skeleton.Society for Developmental Biology 69th Annual Meeting Jointly with the Japanese Society of Developmental Biologists. Albuquerque, NM. August 6, 2010.

D. Chen (2008-09), D. Izquierdo (2009-10), N. Al-Husayni, M. Borovka, S.Ishal, Fahmida Islam, S. Nickel, M. Wallenfang. "Cell intrinsic and cell extrinsic contributions to aging of Drosophila male germline stem cells". Poster. 51st Annual Drosophila Research Conference, Washington DC, April 7-11, 2010

D. Chen (2008-09), D. Izquierdo (2009-10), and M. Wallenfang. "Effects of Aging on Drosophila Male Germline Stem Cells". Presentation. Primarily Undergraduate Institution Workshop.  51st Annual Drosophila Research Conference, Washington DC, April 7-11, 2010

A.E. Patterson, L.H. Comas, B. McTeague (2008-09), H.S. Callahan. Do functional traits of temperate tree species show compensatory plasticity when deprived of mycorrhizal symbiosis? Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A. August 1-6, 2010

J.I. Glendinning, F. Beltran (2006-07), L. Benton (2009-10), S. Cheng (2006-07), J. Gieseke (2008-09), J. Gillman and H. N. Spain. Does taste determine daily intake of sweet-tasting solutions in mice? The 33rd Annual Meeting for the Association for Chemoreception Sciences in St. Petersburg, Florida, April 21-25, 2010.

2009

V. Mewani (2006-07) and Jeanne Poindexter. Determination of rRNA Operon Copy Number in Caulobacters. Third International Caulobacter Meeting. MIT, Cambridge, MA. June 28-20, 2009

S. Roberts (2007-08), B. McTeague (2008-09), A. Patterson, H. Callahan, L. Comas. Among-species diversity in fine root traits: Informing studies in mature forests with a survey of glasshouse collections. Botanical Society of America & Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting. Snowbird, Utah July 26-29, 2009.

B. McTeague (2008-09), H. Callahan, and L. Comas.  Variation in fine root morphology among 23 tree species in two temperate forests.  Sixth Black Rock Forest Research Symposium. Cornwall, New York. June 22, 2009. 

J. I. Glendinning, F. Beltran (2006-07), S. Cheng (2006-07), J. Gieseke (2008-09), H. Spain.  How do taste and nutritional feedback from the gut interact to determine daily sugar intake?  31st Annual Meeting of the Association of Chemoreception Sciences. Sarasota, FL. April 23, 2009.

2008

E. Kyrillou (2007-08). Does High Sugar Intake Lead to Obesity?  Poster. The 16th Annual CSTEP Conference.  Lake George, NY. April 4-6, 2008.

2007

C. Chang (2006-07), S. Siddiqui, M.  Wallenfang.  "Investigating a mysterious overproliferation of aged germ cells in D. melanogaster." Poster. 48th annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 7-9, 2007.

T. Ahamed (2006-07), K.  Bari, C. Chang (2006-07), M.  Wallenfang.   "Effects of oxidative damage on male germline stem cell cycle activity." Poster. 48th annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 7-9, 2007.

V. Mewani (2006-07) and J. Poindexter. "Determination of the rRNA Operon Copy Number in the Caulobacter Group."  Minnowbrook Lodge, Blue Mountain Lake, NY. June 22-24, 2007.

2006

H. S. Callahan, A. E. Patterson, S. Israel (2004-05), and N. Dhanoolal.  "Parallel lab and field experiments with recombinant inbred lines of Arabidopsis thaliana: are there plasticity costs?" Society for the Study of Evolution Annual Meeting, SUNY-Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, U.S.A. June 23-27, 2006.

2005

Kristen Shepard, K. Isaacson (2003-04), D. Greenfield (2004-05), V. Prabhakar, J. Wesker.  "Nucleotide variation in the CLAVATA genes of Arabidopsis thaliana."  Plant Genetics 2005 Conference: Mechanisms of Genetic Variation, Snowbird UT, October 12-16, 2005. 

D. Greenfield (2004-05) and K. Shepard.  Molecular Population Genetics of CLAVATA1 in Arabidiopsis thaliana.  Platform presentation O9. 69th Annual Meeting of the Northeast Section of the American Society of Plant Biologist, Binghamton U, Binghamton NY, June 3-4, 2005.

K. Isaacson (2003-04), D. Greenfield (2004-05), V. Prabhakar, J. Wesker, K. Shepard.  "Molecular population genetics of the Arabidopsis CLAVATA genes."  New York Area Plant Molecular Biology Meeting.  Brooklyn College, January 15, 2005.

H. Callahan, N. Dhanoolal, S. Israel (2004-05), A. Patterson.  "Effects of allelic variation at the Arabidopsis flowering time loci FRI and FLC: Experiments with recombinant inbred population." New York Area Plant Molecular Biology Meeting.  Brooklyn College, January 15, 2005.

2004

C. Yoon (2003-04) & S. Hua. "The Calcium-dependent and calcium-independent components of synaptic delay at crayfish neuromuscular synapses." 34th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, Oct. 23-27, 2004.

A. Hao, E. Fried-Cassorla (2002-03), J. Mohler. "Genes disrupting larval lateral chordotonal organ specification, differentiation and function." Poster #698B. 45th Annual Drosophila Research Conference of The Genetics Society of America. March 24-28, 2004.

2003

V. Kathpalia (2002-03), S. D'Silva, C. Yoon (2003-04), & S. Hua. "The dependence of synaptic delay on calcium influx in crayfish neuromuscular junctions." 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, Nov. 8-12, 2003. (Program No. 9.4. 2003 Abstract/Itinerary Planner. Washington DC: Society for Neuroscience)

2001

N. Kurashige (2000-01) and H. Callahan. "Cold-induced plasticity in artificially selected shade-plastic lines of Arabidopsis thaliana." Annual Evolution Meetings, June 2001, University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

N. Kurashige (2000-01). "Investigating the consequences of altering winter temperature regimes on Arabidopsis thaliana." Fifth Annual Council on Undergraduate Research, March 2001, Washington, D.C.

J. Danoff-Burg (M. McDonald, 1998-99, contributed). "Why did the beetle not cross the road?: linear barriers, habitat fragmentation, and carrion beetles." Center for Environmental Research and Conservation, Columbia University. April, 2000.

1999

J. Mohler, M. Seecomar (1996-97), S. Agarwal (1997-98), K. Vani, and J. Hsia. "kn expression defines the third intervein region." 40th Annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 1999, platform presentations

1998

A. Agyarko (1998-99) and J. Danoff-Burg. "Arthropod biodiversity in succession: separating the effects of litter depth and composition." Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, November 1998, Las Vegas, NV

M. McDonald (1998-99) and J. Danoff-Burg. "Habitat fragmentation and carrion beetle diversity." Entomological Society of America, December 1998, Las Vegas, NV

M. McDonald (1998-99) and J. Danoff-Burg. "Roads, habitat fragmentation, and beetle dispersal." Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, November 1998

J. Mohler, M. Seecomar (1996-97), and S. Agarwal (1997-98). "Unraveling the Gordian knot." 39th Annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 1998, Washington, D.C., a78 Posters, "Pattern Formation," #223A

J.S. Poindexter, S.E. Tully (1997-98), and A.J. Caccavale. "Host-RNA phage equilibrium during perpetual levivirus infection of Caulobacter crescentus." NEMPET, Northeast Micro, Physio, Ecol, and Taxonomy Meetings, June 1998, Minnowbrook, NY

J.S. Poindexter, S.E. Tully  (1997-98), and A.J. Caccavale. "Host-RNA phage equilibrium during perpetual levivirus infection of Caulobacter crescentus." 98th General Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, May 1998, Atlanta, GA, Abstracts #M-5

C.R. Tadros (1997-1998) and J.I. Glendinning. "Electrophysiological evidence for cross-talk between two transduction pathways within a bitter taste receptor cell." Annual Meeting of the Association for Chemoreception Sciences, April 1998, Sarasota, FL, #216 P34

S.E. Tully (1997-1998) and J.S. Poindexter. "Phenotypic diversity among phage-susceptibility mutants selected by perpetual infection of Caulobacter crescentus." NEMPET, Northeast Micro, Physio, Ecol, and Taxonomy Meetings, June 1998, Minnowbrook, NY

1997

J. Larkin, L. Saucan, B. Woo, A. Espinosa (1996-97), M. Neumann, and R. Puro. "Immunoisolation and partial characterization of transcytotic compartments from rat liver." Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology, December 1997, Washington, D.C.

R. McChesney, M. Marcus, J. O'Connor, and L. Friedman (1995-96). "Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) as a biomarker of pregnancy loss in early gestation: application to risk assessment." 37th Annual Meeting of the Teratology Society, June 1997, Teratology Society Abstracts 55:49 (1997)

B.A. O'Gara, A. Abbasi (1996-97), K. Kaniecki, F. Sarder, and J. Liu. "Pharmacological characterization of the pharyngeal acetylcholine receptor in the medicinal leech, Hirudo medicinalis." Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, October 1997, New Orleans, LA

B.A. O'Gara, A. Abbasi (1996-97), K. Kaniecki, F. Sarder, and J. Liu. "Pharmacological characterization of the pharyngeal acetylcholine receptor in the medicinal leech, Hirudo medicinalis." Annual Meeting of Neurobiology and Development of the Leech, August 1997, Woods Hole, MA

1996

B.A. O'Gara, N. Kounalakis, T. Judge, M. Rubinstein, C. Natarajan, D. DiMaggio, P. Brown, A. Abbasi (1996-97), and L. Narine (1992-93). "Colocalization of cholecystokinin-like and FMRFamide-like peptides in the central and stomatogastric nervous systems of the leech." Annual Meeting of Neurobiology and Development of the Leech, August 1996, Woods Hole, MA

R. Weinberg (1995-96), C.M. Handler, and M.W. Adler. "The effect of morphine, naloxone and the mu-selective agonist, PL-017 on body temperature in cold-acclimated rats." Meeting of the Federation of American Soc. Exp. Biology, 1996, Washington, D.C., FASEB Journal, March 8, 1996: 2269

1995

N. Chu, E. Egan (1994-95), M. McLean, and K. Nguyen (1994-95). "bp2: a new locus involved in pedicel development in Arabidopsis." Sixth International Congress for Arabidopsis Research, June 1995

1993

A. Chew (1992-93) and N.M. Chu. "Differences in morphology of the pedical-primary stem juncture associated with a mutation of the bp locus in Arabidopsis thaliana." International Congress for Arabidopsis Research, Columbus, OH, August 1993.

D. Lau (1992-93) and J.S. Poindexter. "Influence of temperature on production and release of ssRNA bacteriophage by Eshericha coli." NEMPET, Northeast Micro, Physio, Ecol, and Taxonomy Meetings, June 1993.

Chemistry

2012

A. R. Newman, S. K.Szwed (2011-12), A.O. Smith (2011-12), R. L.. Moore, M. J.. Sever. Regulation of Alzheimer's disease proteins by metal-ion treatment and microRNA alterations. American Chemical Society Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 25, 2012.

2011

M. Orman, J. Tolentino(2009-2010), U. Weena, V. Rutkovskaya, S. MacArdle, and D. C. Merrer.  Reaction Dynamics and Other Mechanistic Possibilities in Carbene Additions to Strained C-C π Bonds, Gordon Research Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry, Plymouth, NH, June 26-July 1, 2011.

M. Sheridan (2010-11), M. Orman, J. Tolentino (2009-2010), U. Weena, A. Stein and D. Merrer. Intermolecular chemistry of dichlorocarbene additions to strained C-C pi bonds - finding the dynamic threshold. 241st National meeting of the American Chemical Society. Anaheim, CA. March 26, 2011

O. Sokolovskaya (2010-11), M. C. Buzzeo, J. Magyar. Overexpression and characterization of cytochrome c552 from a psychrophilic marine bacterium.  241st National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Anaheim, CA.  March 27-31, 2011. Abstr. Pap. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011241, 178-INOR. 

J. L. Bass (2009-10), E. L. Edwards (2008-09), and J. Magyar.  Overexpression and characterization of MarR from a methanogenic archaeon. 241st National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Anaheim, CA.  March 27-31, 2011. Abstr. Pap. Am. Chem. Soc.  2011241, 182-INOR.

2010

T. Atanassova (2007-08), A.  Athan, S. Bahri (2010-11), J. Bass (2009-10), E. Edwards (2008-09), B. Hurlocker, D. Laura,  E. Miller, D. Mishra, N. Mizrahi( 2009-10), S. Sasson, L. Tshering, and J. S. Magyar. Overexpression and purification of metalloregulatory proteins from Prochlorococcus marinus and Methanocorpusculum labreanum.  Gordon Research Conference, Environmental Bioinorganic Chemistry, Newport, RI, June 2010

T. Atanassova (2007-08), A. Athan; S. Bahri (2010-11), J. Bass (2009-10), E. Edwards, B. Hurlocker, E. Miller, D. Mishra, N. Mizrahi (2009-10), S. Sasson, L. Tshering, and J. S. Magyar.  Metals, microbes and biogeochemical cycles.  Gordon Research Conference, Metals in Biology, Ventura, CA, February 2010

L. Suen, J. C. Tolentino (2009-10), X. Y. M., M. Sheridan (2010-11), S. Zaleski, and D. C. Merrer. Halocarbene additions to strained cyclic C-C π and σ bonds.  239th American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition.  San Francisco, CA. March 21-25, 2010

M. Sheridan (2010-11), M. Orman, U. Weena, L. Suen, J. Tolentino (2009-10); D. C. Merrer.  Dihalocarbene Additions to Strained C-C Bonds.  Reaction Mechanisms Conference, Amherst, MA, June 2010.

B. Hurlocker; R. E. Harris (2008-09), N. C. Abascal, E. Santizo-Deleon, C. M. Rojas. Metallanitrene-Mediated Routes to Amino Sugars: Mechanism and Synthesis. The 239th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Division of Organic Chemistry, San Francisco, CA, March 21-25, 2010.

2009

X. Y. Mo, J. Schloss (2008-09), L. Suen, S. Zaleski, and D. C. Merrer. Dynamical control of intermolecular carbene reactions.  237th ACS National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, March 22-26, 2009

2008

T. Atanassova (2007-08) and J. S. Magyar.  Probing electron-transfer pathways in cytochrome c.  235th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA, Apr 6-10, 2008. American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2008. CHED 1211.

D. Napolitano (2006-07), S. Ortiz, K. Suski (2007-08), M. Khrapunovich, M. Guide, and D. C. Merrer.  Halocarbene Additions to Strained Cyclic C-C p and s Bonds.  235th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA, April 2008.

2007

S. Bernard (2005-06), D. Napolitano (2006-07), K. Suski (2007-08), M. Krapunovich, D.C. Merrer.   Mechanisms of Halocarbene Additions to Cyclooctyne: An Experimental and Theoretical Investigation.  233rd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.  Chicago, IL.  March 2007.

2006

C. Rojas, K. Sogi (2005-06), R. Gupta, S. Bernard (2005-06), J. Anand (2006-07), V. Baranov.  Amidoglycosylation reactions of glucal 3-carbamates.   231st National Meeting of the American Chemical Society. March 29, 2006.

S. Bernard (2005-06), D. Merrer.  A Computational Study of Chlorocarbene Addition to Cyclooctyne. Mercury Conference on Computational Chemistry at Hamilton College, Clinton, NY July 26-28, 2006.

2005

L. Doerrer, M. Childress, A. Jiang (2004-05), A. H. Iqbal.  Magnetic and computational studies of non-chelating mu2-phenoxide bridged dimers.  230th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., August 28-Sept 1, 2005.

L. Doerrer, J.F.C. Turner, C.L. Nygren & Z. Venitelli (2003-04).  Computational and experimental charge density studies in bis-phenoxide anions.  229th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA March 13-17, 2005.

R. Bodner, B. K. Marcellino (2004-05), A. Severino, and C. Rojas.  Synthetic approaches to the allosamidin disaccharide.  229th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, San Diego, CA March 13-17, 2005.

2004

C. Rojas, R. Bodner, B. K. Marcellino (2004-05) and A. Severino.  N-Acetylmannosamine synthesis via rhodium(II)-catalyzed oxidative cyclization of glucal 3-carbamates.  228th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Philadelphia, PA, August 22-26, 2004.

A. H.Iqbal, A. J. Jiang (2004-05), M. V. Childress and L. H. Doerrer.  Iron and nickel phenolate anions.  228th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Philadelphia, PA, August 22-26, 2004

2003

E. Kujawinski and L. Morrison (2003-04). The link between microbial community composition and organic matter transformations in a laboratory system. American Geophysical Union National Meeting, San Francsico, December 2003.

E. Zelenova (2002-03) and D. Merrer. Mechanism of Singlet Carbene Additions to Benzocyclopropene. National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, March 23, 2003.

S. Chapman and K. Haslinger (2001-02). Classical Trajectory Study of Energy Transfer in Collisions of hot Pyrazine with Diatomics. 19th Conference on the Dynamics of Molecular Collisions, Lake Tahoe, July 13, 2003.

A. E. Shinnar, E. Allen, C. M. Musich (2001-02), J. Shu (2000-01) and R. Goldstein. Biosynthesis of squalamine and related antimicrobial aminosterols in cartilaginous fish liver (Abstract #676710). National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New York, NY, September, 2003.

2002

S. Chapman, C. Higgins and K. Haslinger (2001-02). Energy Transfer in Pyrazine-co collisions. Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society. Fairfax, VA. June 2002.

2001

A.E. Shinnar, T. Uzzell, E. Stolzenberg, O. Fishman (1997-98), R. Mandell, J.L. Sun (2000-01), and M. Zasloff. Antimicrobial peptides from hagfish and lamprey intestinal tissues: primary structure of cathelicidins from primitive fish. Fifteenth Symposium of the Protein Society, July 28-August 1, 2001, Philadelphia, PA

J.L. Sun (2000-01), R. Mandell, and A.E. Shinnar. Cloning the cDNA encoding Antimicrobial Peptides from the intestinal tissue of Larval Sea Lamprey (Petromyzon marinus). 49th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the ACS, New York Chemistry Students' Association, May 5, 2001, Pace University, Bronx, NY

S. Chapman, N. Seiser, G. Flyn, C. Higgins and K. Haslinger (2001-02). Energy Transfer in Pyrazine-co collisions. 18th Conference on the Dynamics of Mollecular Collisions. Colorado, July, 2001.

2000

S. Fu (1999-2000). Bromotryptophan: purification and characterization of a brominating enzyme from the Atlantic hagfish (Myxine glutinosa). Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the New York Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, May 2000, Bronx, NY.  

C.M. Rojas, C. Kan, C.M. Long (1998-99), M. Paul, C.M. Ring, and S.E. Tully (1998-99). Photochemically initiated amidoglycosylation reactions of glycal azidoformates. 219th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society. March 2000, San Francisco, CA, #93

A.E. Shinnar, S. Fu (1999-2000), and J. Bautista (1997-98). Bromotryptophan: evidence for enzymatic bromination of tryptophan in hagfish intestinal antimicrobial peptides. Annual Meeting of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, June 2000, FASEB Journal, April 2000

1999

C. Long (1998-99). Directed nitrogen insertion in azidoformate derivatives of ribose. 13th National Conference of Undergraduate Research, April 1999, Rochester, NY, NCUR 99

C. Long (1998-99) and C. Rojas. Directed nitrogen insertion via acyl nitrene derivatives of ribose. 47th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the New York Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, April 1999, New York, NY

C. Rojas and C. Long (1998-99) (S. Tully, 1998-99, contributed). Directed nitrogen insertions for amino saccharide synthesis. Seminar at Hunter College, Department of Chemistry. November, 1999. New York, NY.

A.E. Shinnar, J. Bautista (1997-98), C. Lombardi, L.-M. Yang (1996-97), and J. Walker. Antimicrobial peptides from hagfish: ancient member of cathelicidin gene family contains bromotryptophan. Annual Meeting of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, May 1999, San Francisco, CA, The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Abstracts #371, FASEB Journal 13(7): A1395, 1999

A.E. Shinnar, J. Bautista (1997-98), O. Fishman (1997-98), C. Lombardi, S.-C. Wang (1994-95), and L.-M. Yang (1996-97). Host defense peptides from primitive vertebrates: antimicrobial peptides from hagfish and lamprey and the biological role of bromotryptophan. Gordon Research Conference on Antimicrobial Peptides, April 1999

H. Storrie (1998-1999), C. Jones, and G. Parkin. Modeling aspects of the catalytic cycle of liver alcohol dehydrogenase: determination of relative Zn-OR and Zn-OAr bond energies. 217th Annual Meeting of the American Chemical Society, March 1999, Anaheim, CA, #INOR-482

S. Tully (1998-1999) and C. Rojas. Studies of intramolecular nitrene insertions in pyranose glycols. 47th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the NY Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, April 1999

1998

A.E. Shinnar, O. Fishman, (1997-98) and S.-C. Wang (1994-95). Antimicrobial peptides from immunologically primitive fish: sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) and hagfish (Myxine glutinosa). Gordon Research Conference on Natural Products Chemistry, July 1998

1997

A.E. Shinnar, S.-C. Wang (1994-95), and L.-M. Yang (1996-97). Antimicrobial peptides from primitive fish: biological role of brominated tryptophan in host defense peptides. Gordon Research Conference: Natural Products, July 1997

1996

S. Gluck (1995-96) and M. Pagnotta. Presentation at the National Meeting of the ACS, August 1996

E. Megehee (M.-H. Wong, 1995-96, contributed). Synthesis and Characterization of Rhodium(III) Complexes Containing Diimine and Dithiolate Ligands, March 1996, Fordham University

M.-H.Wong (1995-1996) and E. Megehee. Synthesis and characterization of new luminescent complexes of rhodium [III]. 44th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference of the NY Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, May 1996, New York, NY

1995

E. Megehee (M.-H. Wong, 1995-96, contributed). Rhodium(III) Complexes Containing Diimine and Dithiolate Ligands: Synthesis and Characterization, December 1995, Queens College

E.G. Megehee, M.-H. Wong (1995-96), and R. Adams (1994-95). New syntheses of old complexes. I. Microwave vs. conventional synthesis of cis-[Rh(bpy)2Cl2]PF6. II. A safer synthesis of cis-[Rh(bpy) 2CN2]PF6. Gordon Research Conference in Inorganic Chemistry, July 1995, Wolfeboro, NH

J. Nichols (1994-95) and M. Pagnotta. Qualitatitive and quantitative analysis of atmospheric volatile organic compounds in Morningside Heights. Forty-third Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the New York Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, May 1995, New York, NY

1994

E.G. Megehee, R. Adams (1994-95), and N. Basickes. Six coordinate rhodium[III] complexes containing dithiolate and diimine ligands. Do they luminesce? Gordon Research Conference in Inorganic Chemistry, August 1994, Wolfeboro, NH

1993

S. Dayal (1992-93) and E.G. Megehee. New luminescent bipyridine complexes of rhodium (III). Synthesis and characterization of [Rh(bpy)2 I2][PF6]. 41st Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the New York Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, May 1993, New York, NY

L. Liou  (1992-93). Mode selective chemistry in the reaction of oxygen and acetylcholine. Construction of potential energy surface. 41st Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium of the New York Chemistry Students' Association, ACS, May 1993, New York, NY

E.G. Megehee, S. Dayal (1992-93), M. Koshy (1993-94), B. Pasamba, and M. Diratzouian. Novel synthesis of [M9bpy)X2][PF6] {M=Rh,Ir; X=Cl, Br, I} using a microwave oven. Gordon Research Conference in Inorganic Chemistry, 1993

Environmental Science

2008

J. E. Smerdon, D. Chang (2007-08), A. Kaplan, M. N. Evans, and E. R. Cook. A comparison of climate field reconstruction methods using millennial pseudo-proxy experiments. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2008. Vienna, Austria,  April 13-18, 2008

D. Chang (2007-08), J. E. Smerdon, A. Kaplan, M. N. Evans, and E. R. Cook. Testing canonical correlation analysis as a climate field reconstruction method using pseudo-proxy experiments. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2008. Vienna, Austria, 13-18 April 2008

Physics & Astronomy

2006

N. Akhter (2006-07).  Analysis of the AGN data 1ES 1218+304 taken with STACEE.  STACEE Collaboration Meeting. December 8, 2006.

2001

J. Halpern, D. Stern (2000-01), and E.V. Gotthelf. Broad-band observation of the unidentified gamma-ray source 3EG J1621+8203. GAMMA 2001 Symposium (hosted by NASA), April 2001, Baltimore, MD

2000

D.Stern (2000-01), E.V. Gotthelf, and R. Mukherjee. Multiwavelength studies of a few unidentified EGRET sources. 197th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, December 2000, #84.07

1999

R. Mukherjee, E.V. Gotthelf, D. Stern (1999-2000), and M. Tavani. X-ray and gamma-ray observations of the COS-B field 2CG 075+00. Fifth Compton Symposium, September 1999, Portsmouth, NH, Proceedings ed. by M. McConnell

D. Stern (1999-2000), E.V. Gotthelf, R. Mukherjee, and M. Tavani. X-ray and gamma-ray observations of the COS-B field 2CG 075+00. 195th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, January 2000, Session 37, "Stellar Mass Black Holes," 1999 AAS, 195, #37.10

V. Yuille (1999-2000), R. Mukherjee, E.V. Gotthelf. The deepest X-ray images of supernova remnant Cassiopeia-A. 194th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, June 1999, Chicago, IL, "Supernova Remnants and Planetary Nebulae," 1999 AAS, 194, #85.12

Psychology

2012

J. Galamba (2011-12) and K. McCrink. Spatial-Numeric Associations Bias Attention: An Investigation of Encoding Biases in College-Aged Adults Using Novel Touch Screen Technology. The 12th Annual Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference. May 18-19, 2012.

M. Jackson (2012-13), R. Nazarian, R. Cherrick, D. Sivasubramaniam, L. Heuer, C. Hafer. Self-interest versus benevolence as norms concerning pro-social behavior. Eastern Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. March 1-4, 2012.

2011

A. Ho, A. Villacis, S. Svirsky (2012-13), A. Foilb (2009-10), R. Romeo. The Pubertal-Related Decline in Cellular Proliferation and Neurogenesis in the Dentate Gyrus of Male Rats is Independent of the Pubertal Rise in Gonadal Hormones.  International Society for Developmental Psychobiology.  Washington D.C.  November 9-12, 2011.  

D. Franco (2011-12), P. Lui (2010-11), B. Park, and R. Romeo. Age- and experience-dependent changes in behavioral stress reactivity.  International Society for Developmental Psychobiology.  Washington D.C., November 9-12, 2011.

E. T. Kaplowitz, A. Ho, D. Franco (2011-12), and R. Romeo.  Pubertal-, sex-, and strain-differences in stress reactivity.  International Society for Developmental Psychobiology. Washington D.C.  November 9-12, 2011.

A. Shih (2010-11), Berkowitz, T., McCrink, K. & Shaki, S.  Spatial Biases for Learning Ordinal Stimuli in American and Israeli Preschoolers. Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Biennial Meeting. Montreal, Canada. March 31-April 2, 2011.

2010

T. Chouake and S. Chowdhury (2009-10). Finding Health and Happiness in Motivation: Conflicts Between Intimacy and Achievement Motives Affect Physiological Stress and Self-reported Affect Disparately. The 10th Annual Stanford Undergraduate Psychology Conference. Stanford California. May 21-22, 2010

M. Rodriguez (2009-10), & L. K. Son. Why is it so difficult to diet?  3rd Annual Meeting of the Subway Summit, Fordham University, New York, NY. February 26, 2010

D. Sivasubramaniam, L. Heuer, H. Schmidt (2008-09), H. Silva (2009-10), &  S. Chandhoke. Interrogators' judgments of fairness: Factors influencing the use of unfair procedures.  2010 American Psychology-Law Society Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada. March 18-20, 2010.

R. D. Romeo, V. A. Padow, Z. A. Klein (2008-09), and P. Lui (2010-11).  Pubertal- and experience-dependent changes in stress reactivity.  Society for Neuroscience Abstract. San Diego, CA. November 14, 2010

2009

L. Heuer, D. Sivasubramaniam, H. Schmidt (2008-09), H. Silva (2009-10).  Authorities' Perceptions of Fairness as a Cause of Wrongful Conviction.  American Psychology-Law Society Conference.  San Antonio, TX. March 7, 2009.

2006

J. J. Le Sauter, N. Hoque (2004-05), R. Silver. "Anticipating eating: stomach ghrelin cells are circadian food-entrainable oscillators.  36th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.  Georgia World Congress Center. Atlanta, GA. Sunday, Oct 15, 2006.

G. Saxena (2005-06), R. Shulimovich, L. Grinfeld, M. Howland, & E. Rafaeli.  "Relationship Satisfaction and Empathic Accuracy with Daily Diary Data." 18th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY. May, 2006.

2005

R. Silver, N. Hoque (2004-05), J. LeSauter. "Discovery of a Putative Food Anticipatory Circadian Clock."  Program No. 60.10. 2005 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 2005.

A. Gabriel (2004-05), M. Howland, & E. Rafaeli.  "Attachment styles affect our experience of social support and hindrance."  The 6th Annual Meeting of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology.  New Orleans, LA, January 21, 2005.

S. Sashikant, M. Howland, A. Gabriel (2004-05), E. Rafaeli. "Measuring empathic accuracy with daily diary data."  The 6th Annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social psychology.  New Orleans, LA, January 21, 2005.

C. Olson (2003-04), K. M. Taylor, M.R. Drew & P. D. Balsam.  "Hippocampal lesions selectively impair learning on a partial reinforcement schedule."  Society for Neuroscience, November, 2005

L. Heuer, S. Penrod., A. Kattan (1999-2000), S. Gottesman (2003-04). "Evidence concerning the disparate impact of outcomes versus procedural justice among authorities versus subordinates." Paper presented at the XVth European Conference on Psychology and Law, Vilnius, Lithuania. 2005.

2004

M.R. Drew, C. Olson (2003-04), A. Zhao, & P. Balsam. "Extinction after partial and continuous reinforcement in pavlovian approach conditioning." Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, April 16, 2004.

C. Olson(2003-04), Drew, R. Michael & P. Balsam.  "Effects of reinforcement schedule variability on pavlovian conditioning with partial reinforcement."  Eastern Psychological Association Meeting, Washington D.C., April 16, 2004.

A. Kattan (1999-2000), S. Gottesman (2003-04), & L. Heuer. "Authority-Subordinate Disparities in the Meaning and Importance of Procedural Fairness." Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Washington, D.C. 2004

L. K. Son, N., H. Kornell, S. Terrace, Danielle Sussan (2003-04), & M. Flaherty. "Measuring confidence judgments non-verbally by using a betting paradigm." Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of Comparative Cognition. Melbourne Beach, Florida, March 25-27. 2004

2003

M.R. Drew, C. Olson (2003-04), & P. Balsam. "Time and extinction after continuous or partial reinforcement." 44th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Vancouver BC, Canada, November 2003

L. Heuer and A. Kattan (1999-2000), and S. Penrod. "Authority-subordinate disparities in the meaning and importance of procedural fairness." International Interdisciplinary Conference, APLS/EAPL, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2003.

R.E.Remez, C.Y. Yang (2000-01), R. L. Piorkowski, S. Wissig (2002-03) and A. Batchelder. "On the relation of apparent naturalness to phonetic perceptual identification." 145th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Nashville, TN, May 2, 2003.

P. Currie, A. Mirza (2003-04), R. Fuld and J.R. Vasselli. "Metabolic and orexigenic action of ghrelin following microinjection into the arcuate and paraventricular nuclei of the hypothalamus." 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA, November 8, 2003.

L. Heuer, A. Kattan (1999-2000), & S. Penrod. "Authority-subordinate disparities in the meaning and importance of procedural fairness." Paper presented at the APLS/EAPL International Interdisciplinary Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland. 2003

2002

P.J. Currie, V.P. Bakshi, C.D. Coiro (2000-01), R. Duenas, and C. Pelaez. "Comparison of urocortin's effects on food intake and respiratory quotient following injection into the paraventricular hypothalamus and lateral septum." Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. Washington D.C., 2002.

R.E. Remez, C. Y. Yang, R. L. Piorkowski, S. Wissig (2002-03) and A. Batchelder. "The effect of variation in naturalness on phonetic perceptual identification." 143rd meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburgh, PA, June 6, 2002.

P.J. Currie, C.D. Coiro (2000-01), and R. Duenas. "Paraventricular nucleus administration of DOI potentiates the inhibitory effect of urocortin on neuropeptide Y stimulated eating and respiratory quotient." Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior, Santa Cruz, CA, August 7, 2002.

P.J. Currie, M. Braver, M. Khan (2001-02) and K. Sricharoon. "Dorsal and median raphe nuclei injections of 8-OH-DPAT differentially inhibit the anorectic action of fluoxetine in female and male rats." Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior, Santa Cruz, CA, August 7, 2002.

R.E. Remez, S. Wissig (2002-03) and C. Y. Yang. "On the Contribution of Simple and Complex Sensitivity to Perceptual Organization of Speech." 43rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Kansas City, MO, November 22, 2002.

L.J. Kriegsfeld, E. Bobek (2001-02), I.N. Karatsoreos, & R. Silver. (2002). "Inhibition of nitric oxide attenuates light-induced phase advances, but differentially affects FOS and mPer1 expression in mice." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Orlando, FL.

S. M. Sheffert, D. B. Pisoni,  J.M. Fellowes (1992-93), & R. E. Remez. (2002). "Learning to recognize talkers from natural, sinewave and reversed speech samples." Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 28, 1447-1469.

2001

P.J. Currie, K.M. Taylor, C.D. Coiro  (2000-01), T. Niyomchai, and N. Tal. "Hypothalmic urocortin (UCN): Suppression of food intake, neuropeptide Y eating and metabolism." 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, November10-15, 2001. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, 27, 218.

M. Drew, C. Yang (2000-01), Y. Rissman, and P. Balsam. "The role of timing in the extinction of conditioning." Meeting of the Pavlovian Society, October, 2001

M. Drew, C. Yang (2000-01), P. Balsam. "Is extinction caused by cumulative non-reinforced CS exposure, non-reinforced CS presentations, or violated temporal expectations?" Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, April 2001, Washington, D.C.

B.A. Woike, E. Lavezzary (1999-2000), and J. Barsky (2000-01). "The influence of implicit motives on memory processes." Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association, August 2001, San Francisco, CA  

B.A. Woike, E. Lavezzary (1999-2000), and J. Barsky (2000-01). "The influence of implicit motives on memory processes." Third Annual Meeting of the International Conference on Memory, July 2001, Valencia, Spain

B.A. Woike and E. Lavezzary (1999-2000). "Motivation predicts recall of differentiated and integrated stimuli." Annual Meeting of the Society for Personal and Social Psychology, February 2001, San Antonio, TX

R.E. Remez, R. L. Piorkowski, S. Wissig (2002-03) and A. Batchelder. "Perception of English Consonants from Dynamic Acoustic Properties." 141st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Chicago, IL, June 4, 2001.

R.E. Remez, R. L. Piorkowski, S. Wissig (2002-03) & C. Y. Yang. "Perception of English Sentences from Dynamic Acoustic Properties." 42nd Annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society: Traps in the Route to Laws of Memory and Decision. Orlando, FL. November 16, 2001.

2000

M. Drew, A. Cooke  (1997-98), P. Couvillion, M.E. Bitterman, and P. Balsam. "Temporal control of conditioned responding in goldfish." Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, March 2000

L. Heuer, A. Kattan (1999-2000), T. Sun, and L. Anderson. "A multi-motive role model of relational concerns in conflict." Biennial Conference of the American Psychology-Law Society, 2000, New Orleans, LA

R.E. Remez, J. Barnes (1999-2000), D. Shoretz (1996-97), M. Chatav, and R. Piorkowski. "On Rate Variation in Read and Spontaneous Speech: Contributions of Idiolect." 139th Annual Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, June 2000, Atlanta, GA

1999

J. Atlas (1997-1998), T. Klein, and T. Lipani. "Girls' aggression and mother-daughter conflict." Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, April 1999, Albuquerque, NM, Poster Pod 15

T. Klein, T. Lipani, S. Bromberg, D. Bonafiglia, and F. Rashid (1998-99). "Parents' views of relationships and toddler peer interactions." Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, April 1999, Albuquerque, NM, Poster Pod 14

1998

R.E. Remez, J.L. Van Dyk, J.M. Fellowes (1992-93), and P.E. Rubin. "On the perception of qualitative and phonetic similarities of voices." 16th International Congress on Acoustics and the 135th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Seattle, WA. June 25, 1998.

P. Balsam, T. Ohyama, E. Kitsos, and S. Lee (1998-99), S. Pitts, L. Aronson, and J. Horvitz. "CR timing in a Pavlovian procedure." Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, November 1998, Dallas, TX.

B.A. Woike, I. Gershkovich (1997-98), M. Polo (1997-98), and R. Piokowski. "Retrieval of autobiographical memories: separate and connected." 106th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, August 1998, San Francisco, CA, Poster Session 1032, "Focus on Science: Individual Differences".

R.E. Remez, D.H. Shoretz (1996-97), M. Chatav, and J.M. Fellowes (1992-93). "Identifying the Vowel in Enucleated Sinewave CVCs." 39th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Dallas, TX. November 21, 1998.

1997

C.A. Ristau, R. Kranson, D. Leone (1996-97), and K. Seidel. "Cognitive aspects of plovers' responses to acoustic playback of chick calls." 25th International Ethological Conference, August 1997, Vienna, Austria (Abstract: Advances in Ethology 32, Supplements to Ethology (formerly Zeitschrift fur Tierpsychologie).

R.E. Remez, D.H. Shoretz (1996-97), and J.M. Fellowes (1992-93). "On the role of timbre in consonant perception." 38th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, November 1997, Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society 2 #705

C. A. Ristau, R. Kranson, D. Leone (1996-97), and K. Seidel. "Decision making by plovers during acoustic playback of chick calls." Meeting of the Northeast Regional Animal Behavior, October 1997, Woods Hole, MA, #(46)T6

1996

C. Ristau (J. Viola, 1995-96, contributed). "Exploring the minds of us and other animals." Plenary address to the International Conference on Infant Studies, April 1996

E. Wall (1995-96), M. Saluja (1992-93), K. Iskrant, E. Pierson, J. Deich, and P. Balsam. "The development of pecking in ring dove squab." Eastern Psychological Association, 1996, Poster 38

1995

R.E. Remez and J.M. Fellowes (1992-93). 2nd Workshop on Processing Consequences of Contrasting Language Phonologies, April 1995

1993

J. Fellowes (1992-93), R. Remez. "Voice recognition based on phonetic information." 34th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, November 1993

J.M. Nunez (1992-93). Published abstract in Conf. for Repro. Behav. Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, November 1993

M. Saluja (1992-93) and P. Balsam. "The ontogeny of pecking in the ring dove squab (Streptoplia risoria): a mechanism for the induction of gaping." Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Developmental Psychobiology, November 1993, Alexandria, VA