Student Research Competition Finalists

2019 CSU Student Research Competition - SJSU Award Winners

The following SJSU undergraduate and graduate research students were selected as winners at the 33rd annual CSU Student Research Competition at CSU Fullerton.

Student Researcher Award
College Faculty Mentor

Sarah Ortega

First Prize

College of Engineering

Nikos Mourtos

Vanshika Gupta

First Prize

College of Science

Madalyn Radlauer

Sambhav Gupta

Second Prize

College of Business

Yu Chen

 
2019 SJSU Student Research Competition Finalists

Student Researcher(s) Title of Presentation College  Faculty   Mentor

Eric Anderson

Can 3D Printing Compete with Mass Production: A Mechanical Reliability Approach

CoE Ozgur Keles
Richard Bridges Tertiary Treatment of Hepatitis C as Prevention for End Stage Liver Disease: A Qualitative Study Examining the Barriers and Facilitators to Treatment of Chronic HCV Among Current and Former Intravenous Drug Users

CHHS Monica Allen
Blake DuPriest & Jobelle Peralta A New Paradigm For Regulation Of Cell Death By Intracellular pH Dynamics In The Fly Eye

CoS Bree Grillo-Hill

Sky Eurich & Shivangi Agarwal

Takeover Response Times Following Disengagements in Semi-Autonomous Vehicles

CoE Francesca M. Favarò

Avni Gulati

Social Recommendation Systems

CoE Magdalini Eirinaki
Sambhav Gupta Artificially Intelligent (AI) Tutors in the Classroom: A Need Assessment Study of Designing Chatbots to Support Student Success

CoB Yu Chen
Vanshika
Gupta
Investigating Macromolecular Structures For The Transformation Of Greenhouse Gases Into Liquid Fuels

CoS Madalyn Radlauer
Kauionalani Kekuawela Differential Cardiovascular Responses to Acute Exercise in Children

CHHS Areum Jensen
Sarah Ortega Exploring a Hybrid Design for a Short to Medium Range Transport Aircraft

CoE Nikos Mourtos
Noe Vidales

Clustering Mixed Type Data Sets Using Probability Distance Clustering and Gower’s Metric

CoS Cristina Tortora

 

2018 CSU Student Research Competition

Undergraduate and graduate research students had the opportunity to present their work and compete for selection as SJSU representatives in the annual CSU Student Research Competition, held at California State University, Sacramento.

2018 SJSU Award Recipient at the 32nd Annual CSU Student Research Competition

Student Researcher Award
College Faculty Mentor
Israel Juarez Contreras First Prize College of Engineering Claire Komives

 

2018 SJSU Student Research Competition Finalists

Student Researcher(s) Title of Presentation College Faculty Mentor
Israel Juarez Contreras Expression of Snake Antivenom Peptide Chain in Pichia Pastoris College of Engineering Claire Komives
Jeffrey Tseng Radiology Resident Selection and Performance Prediction: Can We Do Better? College of Social Sciences Matthew Holian
Kelly Cricchio

Invisible Women: The Casa delle Zitelle and Female Patronage in Early Modern Venice

College of Humanities and the Arts Anne Simonson
Khiem Pham An Approximate Algorithm for Spectral Clustering based on the Bipartite Graph Model College of Science Guangliang Chen
Simon Jarrar Lost Legacies: An Evaluation of the Impact of Gentrification on LGBTQ Elderly Communities in the Bay Area College of Social Sciences   A.J. Faas
Unnikrishnan Sreekumar, Revathy Devaraj, and Qi Li Real-time Traffic Pattern Collection and Analysis Model (TCPAM) College of Engineering Kaikai Liu
Vandana Kannan Text to Image Synthesis College of Science Sami Khuri
Vijay Lalith Cuppala An Investigation into the Deformation Properties of Clamped Concrete Filled Steel Tubes College of Engineering Burford Furman

 

2017 Competition

Undergraduate and graduate research students had the opportunity to present their work and compete for selection as SJSU representatives in the annual CSU Student Research Competition, held at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo. 

2017 SJSU Award Recipients at the 31st Annual CSU Student Research Competition

 

Student Researcher(s) Award
College Faculty Mentor
Mary Ryan Second Prize Humanities and the Arts Daniel Silverman
Ryan T. Scott Second Prize Applied Sciences & Arts Peggy Plato

 

2017 SJSU Student Research Competition Finalists

Student Researcher(s) Title of Presentation College Faculty Mentor
Alexander Cabot, Irene Lin Search for O[1-] Earthquake-Like Precursors: an MEµSR MgO Study Science

Carolus Boekema

Bryan Dang, Jeland Palicte Virtual Reality in Simulation Training: a Comparative Study for Heightening Learning Immersion to Increase University Bandwidth Applied Sciences & Arts Colleen O'Leary-Kelley
Kunal Goswami Reinforcement Learning Based Adaptive Threat Response in Software Defined Networks Engineering Younghee Park
Sarah Lysgaard Ballet de la Nuit: Staging the Absolute Monarchy of Louis XIV Humanities and the Arts Anne Simonson
Maryam Runiassy Modeling Cloud Computing Threats and Vulnerabilities Engineering Weider Yu
Mary Ryan A Functional Explanation of Word-Final [s] Lenition in Spanish: Comparing Corpus Data From Western Andalusian and Castilian Humanities and the Arts Daniel Silverman
Ryan T. Scott Zoledronate Prevents Simulated Weightlessness-Induced Bone Loss in the Cancellous Compartment While Blunting the Efficacy of a Mechanical Loading Countermeasure Applied Sciences & Arts Peggy Plato
Hadil Shalan Improved Photocatalytic Activity of Hybrid P450 Biocatalysts by Substituent Variation in the Ru(II)-Polypyridyl Science Lionel Cheruzel

2016 Competition

Undergraduate and graduate research students had the opportunity to present their work and compete for selection as SJSU representatives in the annual CSU Student Research Competition, held at California State University, Bakersfield. 

2016 SJSU Student Research Competition Finalists

Student Researcher(s) Title of Presentation College Faculty Mentor
Michael Balderrama Bioengineering an Alternative, Cheap, and Reliable Anti-venom: The LTNF-11 Peptide Engineering Claire Komives
Wilson Florero-Salinas, Dan Li Efficient and Accurate kNN Based Parameter Tuning for SVM Science Guangliang Chen
Angela Gates "A (Blind) Woman's Place is (Teaching) in the Home": The Life of Kate Foley (1873-1940) Applied Sciences & Arts Debra Hansen
Evelynn Henry Immobilization of Light-Driven P450 Biocatalysts Using Cross-Linked Enzyme Aggregates (CLEAs) Science Lionel Cheruzel
Sushmitha Kasturi Why is it riskier for microfinance institutions to lend loans to the women in India than women in Bangladesh? Social Sciences Colleen Haight
Aneesha Kulkarni Modeling Endothelial Cells to Study Inflammatory Responses in a Bordetella Pertussis Infection Science Tzvia Abramson