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19TH ANNUAL ILLINOIS STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE

MACOMB, ILLINOIS, MARCH 28-9, 2008

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MBRS-RISE STUDENT PRESENTATIONS

ORAL PRESENTATIONS*

    • Nancy Davenport and Asare Nkansah,"SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF SULFONATED POLYSULFONE FOR PROTON EXCHANGE MEMBRANE (PEM)"

    • George Howell, Zandra X. Floyd and Felix M. Rivas, "SYNTHESIS OF TWO ANTBACTERIAL HEPTAPEPTIDES: CICADAPEPTINS I AND II"

POSTER PRESENTATIONS*

    • Jason Bardwell, Samuel Bowen, "OPTIMIZATION OF A SMALL TREBUCHET - AN EXERCISE IN CLASSICAL MECHANICS"

    • Crystalann Jones and Mel Sabella, "EVALUATING STUDENT UNDESTANDING OF MASS, VOLUME, AND BUOYANCY"

    • Kristy L. Mardis, William Lawrence and Dominique Morgan, "NOVEL EXPERIMENTS THAT LINK REAL WORLD APPLICATION TO UNDERGRADUATES SCIENCE COURSES TO IMPROVE SCIENCE MAJOR RETENTION"

    • Zandra X. Floyd and Felix M. Rivas, "COMFORMATIONAL STUDIES ON TWO HEPTAPEPTIDES WITH ANTBACTERIAL ACTIVITY: CICADAPEPTINS I AND II"

    • Danielle Johnson and William L. Kennedy, "STUDIES OF DIABETES AND RELATIONSHIP TO PERIODONTAL DISEASE"

    • Adrienne Eastland1, Kristy L. Mardis1  and David Tiede2 "THE EFFECTS OF THE PORPHYRIN OXIDATION STATE ON THE CONFORMATIONS OF C-TYPE CYTOCHROMES," Chicago State University1 and Argonne National Laboratory2.

  • John Davis, Max Ukaigwe and LeRoy Jones II, "PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF BINARY AND TERTIARY NANOPARTICLES FROM MICROEMULSIONS"

*MBRS-RISE students identified in boldface