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    • Ceramic Water Filters for the Developing World 

      Rozwod, Kathryn P. (2015-04-10)
      The production of clean drinking water is particularly challenging in the developing world where there is limited technology for water treatment. Ceramic water filters composed of locally available and sustainable materials ...
    • Dysregulation of Iron Metabolism in X-Adrenoleukodystrophy 

      Carnevale, Lauren; Blansky, Bradley A. (2015-04-10)
      X-Adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), a rare neurodegenerative disease, is an intricate peroxisomal disorder caused by the inactivation of the ABCD1 gene. As a result, the encoded protein ALDP, an ATP-binding cassette (ABC) ...
    • Nitrous Oxide Detection in Dental Operatories 

      Hasan, Nazia; Schneider, Stephen; Dimri, Gaurang (2015-04-10)
    • Sex-based Differences in C. elegans Responsiveness to Aversive Stimuli 

      Bola, Ronald Aaron S.; Krzyzanowski, Michelle C.; Wood, Jordan F.; Portman, Douglas S.; Ferkey, Denise M. (2015-04-10)
      Behavioral differences between sexes are evident across many species. The underlying mechanisms surrounding such differences are not fully elucidated, however, due to the complexities of animal behavior. The nematode ...
    • Sustainable Approaches to Food Production 

      Mosher, Kelley; Oaks, Rebecca; Chan, Phillip; Low, Amanda (2015-04-10)
      Permaculture is a system of ecological design that aims to create more sustainable communities: its principles reinforce to participants understanding patterns of nature, learning food production, managing water catchment ...
    • Synthesis and Photophysical Investigations of Polynuclear Rhenium(I) Compounds Containing Bridging Imine Donors 

      Johnson, Patricia N. (2015-04-10)
      Polynuclear molecular designs are attractive for light absorption over a broad spectral range, particularly when multiple chromophores may be incorporated into a single scaffold. The ability of Re(I) to accommodate a variety ...
    • Unmanned Surface Vehicles for Freighters 

      Suresh, Thiru Vikram; Hall, Daniel M.; Bhat, Ajit (2015-04-10)
      The purpose of this project is to study the technological and commercial feasibility of robotic control systems for freighters, and to develop a miniature proof of concept based on the findings. The research portion of the ...
    • What Is A Choice: Life Lessons Learned From Moby Dick and The Scarlet Letter 

      Dong, Danhui (2015-04-10)
      What Is A Choice: Life Lessons Learned From Moby Dick and The Scarlet Letter In life, we face dilemma and need to make choices. Sometimes, we find we are desperate about making a choice because we are confused about where ...