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The Gatton Academy
1906 College Heights Blvd. #71031
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1031
Phone: 270.745.6565
Fax: 270.745.2987
Email: academy@wku.edu

 

2017-2018 CALENDAR 

UPCOMING EVENTS

October 21
Preview Day

November 3-5
Closed Weekend

November 11
Preview Day

November 21-26
Closed Weekend (Thanksgiving)

December 4-8
Finals Week

December 8
Winter Break - Building Closes at 7pm 

Class of 2011 Research Outcomes

Publications

Combs. S. (2012). Hydrogen-bonded sodium–organic frameworks from imidazole-4,5-dicarboxylic acid, Journal of Coordination
            Chemistry , 65(23),
pp.4177-4184.

            Mentor: Dr. Bangbo Yan, WKU Chemistry

Esch, C. (2010). Is Collema s.p., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop production?
            National Consortium for Specialized Secondary Schools of Math, Science, and Technology Journal, 15(2), 35.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture

Laux, Z. (2011). Efficient and inexpensive method for purification of heparin binding proteins. J Chromatography b., 879, pp.2437-2442.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Sangoi, T. (2013). Bactericidal activity of surface modifiable starch-encapsulated gold nanoparticles. Frontiers in Biosciences, 18,
            pp.993-1002.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Schieber, N. (2012). Hydrogen-bonded sodium–organic frameworks from imidazole-4,5-dicarboxylic acid, Journal of Coordination
            Chemistry , 65(23),
pp.4177-4184.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011). Efficient and inexpensive method for purification of heparin binding proteins. J Chromatography b., 879,
            pp.2437-2442.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Presentations

Andrew, K. (2009, November). Identification of DNA biomarkers for determining sources of fecal pollution in water. Presented at the
             Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from
             http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=188&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart and Mr. Rick Fowler, WKU Biology


Andrew, K. (2010, February). Identification of DNA biomarkers for determining sources of fecal pollution in the environment. Presented
             at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart and Mr. Rick Fowler, WKU Biology


Andrew, K. (2010, November). Mapping log files utilizing reverse IP lookup to visually analyze trends in source locations. Presented at
            the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Ms. Karla Andrew, WKU


Ayers, C. (2011, March). Social construction of social skills in children with Autism. Presented at the WKU Student Research
             Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Carrie Pritchard, WKU Psychology


Bates, A. (2011, February). Presented at the Pi Mu Epsilon Regional Undergraduate Student Conference, Lexington, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics


Bombik, A. (2010, November). Links on the cubic lattice. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting,
             Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Claus Ernst, WKU Mathematics


Combs, S. (2010, October). The effects of Glyphosate and Imazapic on native grasses and wildflowers. Presented at the Kentucky
             Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Michael Stokes, WKU Biology


Combs, S. (2010, November). Effects of Glyphosate and Imazapic on native warm-season plants in a greenhouse environment.
             Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Michael Stokes, WKU Biology


Combs, S. (2010, November). On the synthesis of anionic metal organic frameworks. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences
             Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Bangbo Yan, WKU Chemistry


Combs, S. (2011, March). Presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim, CA.

            Mentor: Dr. Bangbo Yan, WKU Chemistry


Esch, C. (2009, November). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
             production? Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from
             http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=229&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2010, January). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
             production? Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2010, February). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
            production? Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture

Esch, C. (2010, June). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
             production? Presented at the NCSSSMST Research Symposium, Hoboken, NJ.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2010, October). Is Collema sp., a Gelatinous Lichen, a Sustainable Source of Nitrogen for Greenhouse and Nursery Crop
            Production? Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY. Abstract retrieved from
            http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=229&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2011, February). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
             production? Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2011, March). Is Collema sp., a gelatinous lichen, a sustainable source of nitrogen for greenhouse and nursery crop
             production? Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Martin Stone, WKU Agriculture


Esch, C. (2011, March). Examination of Heliconia habitat preference in Cloudbridge Nature Preserve. Presented at the WKU Student
             Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Keith Philips, WKU Biology


Farnsworth, E. (2010, February). Luo Khaos, a new bacterial virus isolated from WKU. Presented at the WKU Student Research
            Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology


Fox, D. (2010, October). On the development of a faster algorithm for evaluating the cost effectiveness of electrical utility. Presented at
             the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Jeff Ward, NKU Applied Science and Technology Center

Fox, D. (2011, February). On the development of a faster algorithm for evaluating the cost effectiveness of electrical utility demand
            response programs. Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Jeff Ward, NKU Applied Science and Technology Center

Freeman, S. (2010, October). Sensitivity study of soil and moisture and carbon dioxide over the Ohio Valley. Presented at the
            Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rezaul Mahmood, WKU Geography and Geology

Freeman, S. (2011, March). Presented at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim, CA.

            Mentor: Dr. Rezaul Mahmood, WKU Geography and Geology

Gilkison, T. (2009, November). Demographics of American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) in Mammoth Cave National Park.
            Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from
             http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=371&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Gilkison, T. (2010, January). Conserving Ecological Systems. Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Gilkison, T. (2010, October). Effects of organic and inorganic fertilizer on the growth and survival of Utterbackia Imbecillis. Presented at
             the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Gilkison, T. (2010, November). Effects of organic and inorganic fertilizer on the growth and survival of Utterbackia Imbecillis. Presented
            at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Gilkison, T. (2011, March). Examination of Heliconia habitat preference in Cloudbridge Nature Preserve. Presented at
            the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Keith Philips, WKU Biology

Goebel, K. (2010, October). The effects of Glyphosate and Imazapic on native grasses and wildflowers. Presented at
             the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Michael Stokes, WKU Biology

Goebel, K. (2010, November). Effects of Glyphosate and Imazapic on native warm-season plants in a greenhouse environment.
             Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Michael Stokes, WKU Biology

Harbin, T. (2010, June). Nature's cabin: Altering the design process to create a sustainable home. Presented at the NCSSSMST
             Research Symposium, Hoboken, NJ.

            Mentor: Mr. Neal Downing, WKU Architecture and Manufacturing Sciences

Howard, B. (2010, February). Discovering new genomes in the soil. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
             Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Howard, B. (2010, October). Using a mathematical model to analyze the treatment of a wound infection with oxygen therapy.
            Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, B. (2010, November). Using a mathematical model to analyze the treatment of a wound infection with oxygen therapy.
             Presented at the Annual Mathematics Symposium at WKU, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, B. (2010, November). Using a mathematical model to analyze the treatment of a wound infection with oxygen therapy.
            Presented at the NIMBioS--National Institute of Mathematical and Biological Synthesis Conference, Knoxville, TN.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, B. (2011, February). Presented at the Pi Mu Epsilon Regional Undergraduate Student Conference, Lexington, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, B. (2011, April). Presented at Posters on the Hill—Council on Undergraduate Research, Washington, DC.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, B. (2011, March). A mathematical model to analyze the treatment of a wound against bacterial infection. Presented at
            the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Richard Schugart, WKU Mathematics

Howard, C. (2010, February). Backyardigan, a novel bacterial virus isolated from Radcliff, Kentucky. Presented at
            the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Jackson, J. (2011, March). A survey of biodiversity of dung beetles in the Nimba Mountain Range, Guinea, West Africa and
            surrounding area. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Keith Philips, WKU Biology

Kasinski, P. (2009, November). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at
             the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from
            http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=365&year=2009

Kasinski, P. (2010, January). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at
            Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Kerr, B. (2010, February). Using GIS to map the Lost River Cave System. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
            Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Patricia Kambesis, WKU Geography and Geology

Laux, Z. (2010, August). Efficient purification method for human fibroblast growth factor receptor from inclusion bodies. Presented at the

             WKU-Chemistry NSF-REU Research Presentation, Mammoth Cave, KY

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2010, October). Efficient purification method of human fibrobalst growth factor 1 (FGF-!) and D2 domain of FGFR.

             Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2010, November). Expression and purification of human fibroblast growth factor receptor from inclusion bodies.
             Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2010, November). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences

            Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2011, February). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins - Relevance in biopharmaceuticals.
            Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2011, March). High throughput purification of heparin binding proteins. Presented at the American Chemical Society National

            Meeting & Exposition, Anaheim, CA. 

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Laux, Z. (2011, March). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins - Relevance in biopharmaceuticals.
            Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Lee, J. (2009, November). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at
            the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from
            http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=365&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Lee, J. (2010, January). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at Posters at
            the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

McChesney, D. (2010, October). Analysis of the potential of Switchgrass and Gamagrass as biofuels. Presented at
            the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Seth Debolt, Univ. of Kentucky Agriculture Science Center

Missik, J. (2009, November). Influences of microbial networks on food webs. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences
             Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/members/viewabs.php?
            page=expand&id=370&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Missik, J. (2010, January). Microbial networks create pathway proliferation in marine food webs. Presented at Posters at
            the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Missik, J. (2010, February). Eigen-analysis of microbial networks added to food webs. Presented at the WKU Student Research
            Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Missik, J. (2010, August). Presented at the Ecological Society of America's Annual Meeting in Pittsburg, PA.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Missik, J. (2010, November). Applications of linear algebra in elucidating the role of microbial loops through food web network
            analysis. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Missik, J. (2011, February). Influences of microbial networks on food webs. Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Albert Meier, WKU Biology

Neal, B. (2009, November). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at the Kentucky Academy
            of Sciences Annual Meeting, Highland Heights, KY. Abstract retrieved from http://www.kyacademyofscience.org/
            members/viewabs.php?page=expand&id=365&year=2009

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Neal, B. (2010, January). Genomic comparison of C. Scatologenes to M. Thermoacetica. Presented at Posters at the Capitol,
             Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Parke, T. (2010, February). Gatton Academy students in nanoscience and device physics. Presented at the WKU Student
             Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Vladimir Dobrokhotov, WKU Physics

Phillips, M. (2010, October). An examination of the reaction mechanism of nitrate snow photolysis. Presented at
            the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Phillips, M. (2010, October). Modeling of thermal time evolution and gradients on extended samples. Presented at
            the Southeastern Section of the American Physical Society, Baton Rouge, LA.

            Mentor: Dr. Edward Kintzel, WKU Physics

Phillips, M. (2010, November). A group theory approach to real world graphs. Presented at the Annual Mathematics Symposium
            at WKU, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Bela Csaba, WKU Mathematics

Phillips, M. (2010, November). A computational examination of the reaction mechanism of nitrate snow photolysis. Presented at
            the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Phillips, M. (2011, February). Modeling of thermal time evolution and gradients on extended samples. Presented at
            Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Edward Kintzel, WKU Physics

Sangoi, T. (2010, February). Using GIS to map the Lost River Cave System. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
            Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Patricia Kambesis, WKU Geography and Geology

Sangoi, T. (2011, March). Green synthesis and characterization of metallic nanoparticles using starch from potato. Presented at
             the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Scaff, T. (2010, February). The Phage and I. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Scaff, T. (2010, June). The Phage and I: Isolating and purifying a bacteriophage and annotating its genome. Presented at
            the NCSSSMST Research Symposium, Hoboken, NJ.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Scaff, T. (2010, October). The Phage and I. Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Schieber, N. (2010, February). The effect of composition and temperature on the photolysis of aqueous nitrate solution.
            Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Schieber, N. (2010, June). The effects of composition on the photolysis of aqueous nitrate solution. Presented at
            the NCSSSMST Research Symposium, Hoboken, NJ.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Schieber, N. (2010, November). The effects of composition on the photolysis of aqueous nitrate solution. Presented at
            the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Schieber, N. (2011, February). A study of cationic effects, hydrogen peroxide, and photolysis on nitrate through Raman spectroscopy.
             Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry
Schieber, N. (2011, March). The effects of hydrogen peroxide and counterion on the photolysis of aqueous nitrate ion. Presented at
             the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Schrader, S. (2010, February). TiroTheta9, a novel mycobacteriophage isolated from the soil. Presented at the WKU Student
             Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Schrader, S. (2010, October). Isolation and characterization of TiroTheta9, a novel mycobacteriophage. Presented at
            the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rodney King, WKU Biology

Schrader, S. (2010, November). Genomic characterization of mycobacteriophage TiroTheta 9. Presented at the Kentucky Academy
             of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rodney King, WKU Biology

Schrader, S. (2011, March). Genomic analysis of TT9, a novel mycobacteriophage. Presented at the WKU Student Research
            Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rodney King, WKU Biology

Schrader, S. (2011, February). Genomic characterization of mycobacteriophage TiroTheta 9. Presented at Posters
             at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rodney King, WKU Biology

Song, W. (2010, October). Aqueous liquids on superhydrophobic surfaces. Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable,
             Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Kane Jennings, Vanderbilt University, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Department

Stephens, S. (2011, March). Lean on me: Freshmen seek support while adjusting to college. Presented at the WKU Student
             Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Andrew Mienaltowski, WKU Psychology

Stephens, S. (2011, March). Perpetual motion: Action over distraction. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
            Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Andrew Mienaltowski, WKU Psychology

Stephens, S. (2011, March). Men let it go, women talk it out: Gender differences in coping with stress. Presented at
            the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Andrew Mienaltowski, WKU Psychology

Tope, C. (2010, February). Agkelos, an angelic phage on Earth. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
             Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Drs. Rodney King and Claire Rinehart, WKU Biology

Turner, C. (2010, February). Efficient purification method for human fibroblast growth factor. Presented at the WKU Student
            Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, February). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins. Presented at the WKU Student Research

            Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, April). Development of efficient purification protocol for human fibroblast growth factor (FGF). Presented at the

            Kentucky Junior Academy of Science Meeting, University of Kentucky, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, August). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins. Presented at the 24th Annual Symposium of the

            Protein Society, San Diego, CA.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, October). Efficient purification method of human fibrobalst growth factor 1 (FGF-!) and D2 domain of FGFR.
            Presented at the Kentucky Honors Roundtable, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, November). Expression and purification of human fibroblast growth factor. Presented at the Kentucky Academy
            of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2010, November). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins. Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences

            Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011, February). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins - Relevance in biopharmaceuticals.
            Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011, March). High throughput purification of heparin binding proteins. Presented at the American Chemical Society National

            Meeting & Exposition, Anaheim, CA.

           Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011, March). Novel purification protocol for heparin binding proteins - Relevance in biopharmaceuticals.

            Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011, March). Metal-organic frameworks with high carbon dioxide adsorption capacity. Presented at the WKU
            Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Bangbo Yan, WKU Chemistry

Turner, C. (2011, March). Synthesis and characterization of MOF-5. Presented at the WKU Student Research Conference,
             Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Bangbo Yan, WKU Chemistry

VanArsdall, S. (2010, November). The influence of children's affective ties on the goal clarification step of Social Information
             Processing (SIP). Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Lemerise, WKU Psychology

Vora, P. (2010, November). Photocatalysis of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons studies with time-resolved Raman Spectroscopy.
            Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Waldrop, K. (2010, November). The effect of counter ions in nitrate photolysis and Raman Spectroscopy. Presented at
             the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Waldrop, K. (2011, February). A study of cationic effects, hydrogen peroxide, and photolysis on nitrate through Raman Spectroscopy.
             Presented at Posters at the Capitol, Frankfort, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Waldrop, K. (2011, March). The effects of hydrogen peroxide and counterion on the photolysis of aqueous nitrate ion. Presented
            at the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Matthew Nee, WKU Chemistry

Wheeler, D. (2010, November). The influence of affective ties on the response evaluation step of Social Information Processing (SIP).
             Presented at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Lemerise, WKU Psychology

Whelan, C. (2011, March). Reaction rates of amino acids with analogs of the anticancer drug Cisplatin. Presented at
            the WKU Student Research Conference, Bowling Green, KY.

            Mentor: Dr. Kevin Williams, WKU Chemistry

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