Publications with Undergraduate Authors and Co-Authors

We encourage our students to get involved in research, and we provide them with the guidance and tools to get their findings recognized! The following are just some examples of research that have been published since 2009 that are authored or co-authored by our students!

  • Aharodnik K., Marco Chang, Anna Feldman and Jirka Hana. 2013. "Automatic identification of learners' language background based on their writing in Czech." In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP) 2013.
  • Ballone J. "Early die out events in SIR epidemic models," Rose Hulman Undergraduate Math Journal Vol. 11 Issue 1 (2010). rose-hulman.edu/mathjournal/v11n1.php.
  • Bhat R., Amna Adam, Jungeun Jasmine Lee, Ellen C. Henry, Thomas A. Gasiewicz and David P. Rotella. "Toward the Discovery of Drug Like Epigallocatechin Gallate Analogs as Hsp90 Inhibitors." Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2014 24, 2263-2266.
  • Bhat R., Amna Adam, Jungeun Jasmine Lee, Gaspard Deloison, Yves Rouillé, Karin Séron, David P. Rotella. "Structure-activity Studies of (-)-Epigallocatechin Gallate Derivatives as HCV Entry Inhibitors." Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2014 in press.
  • Brachfeld S., J. PinzonJ. Darley, L. Sagnotti, G. Kuhn, F. Florindo, G. Wilson, C. Ohneiser, D. Monien and L. Joseph. 2013. "Magnetic Tracers of Ice Sheet Extent and Sediment Provenance in the ANDRILL AND-1B Drill Core Ross Sea, Antarctica," Global and Planetary Change, 110, 420-433.
  • Cantatore A., S.D. Randall, D. Traum and S.D. Adams. 2013. "Effect of black tea extract on herpes simplex virus-1 infection of cultured cells." BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 13:139 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-139.
  • Campanella J.J., N. Zaben, D. Enriquez, J.V. Smalley, J. Ludwig-Müller. 2014. "An enzymatic analysis of Loblolly pine and Sitka spruce auxin conjugate hydrolases and evolutionary implications." In Press: Acta Horticulturae.
  • Campanella J.J., P.A.X. Bologna, J.V. Smalley, D.N. Avila, K.N. Lee, E.C. Areche and L.J. Slavin. 2013. "An analysis of the genetic health of restored Zostera marina populations in Barnegat Bay New Jersey." Population Ecology. 55:121-133.
  • Campanella J.J., R.S. Skibitski, D. Schiller and J. Ludwig-Müller. 2011. "Gymnosperm auxin conjugate hydrolases from Picea sitchensis (Sitka Spruce) and their implications on higher plant evolution." Proceedings of the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America. 37:127-136.
  • Campanella J.J., Stephanie M. Smith, Dora Leibu and Jutta Ludwig-Müller. 2009. "Symbiote Interaction and the auxin conjugate hydrolase family in Medicago truncatula." Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 27(1): 26-38.
  • Chatterjee N. and B.G. Nita. "The Hanging Cable Problem for practical applications." Atlantic Electronic Journal of Mathematics Volume 4, Number 1, Winter (2010).
  • Cohrs M. W. Ernst and A. Vaidya. "Potential for energy harvesting from vortex induced oscillations," International Journal of Ecology and Development, 26(3), 1-9, 2013.
  • Donnelly Michael. 2012. "Stadiums and smart growth." The Middle State Geographer 45: 90-101.
  • Du C.G., A. Hoffman, L. He, J. Carrona, H.K. Dooner. 2011. "The Complete Ac/Ds Transposon Family of Maize. BMC Genomics." 12:588 .
  • Du C.G., N. Fefelova, J. Caronna, L. He and H.K. Dooner. 2009. "The polychromatic Helitron landscape of the maize genome." Proc Natl Acad Sci USA Vol. 106: 19916-19920.
  • Fails J.A., C. Loeschorn, K. Herbert, E. Hill, S. KordeckiD. DymkoA. DeStefano and Z. Christian. "GeoTagger: A Collaborative and Participatory Environmental Inquiry System." Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW) (Baltimore Maryland, February 15-19, 2014). ACM Press. (In conjunction with 33.).
  • Feldman C., G. NothsteinC.K. SomaiyaH. Obeidallah, E. Silverthorne, S. Wunderlich, N.M. Goodey. 2011. "An exploratory Investigation of Risk of Pathogenic Contamination at Selected Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Residences." Perspect. Public Health 131(2), 85-8.
  • Goodey N.M., M.T. Alapa, D.F. HagmannS.G. KorunowA. Mauro, K.S. KwonS.M. Hall. 2011. "Development of a fluorescently labeled thermostable DHFR for studying conformational changes associated with inhibitor binding." Biochem. Biophys. Res. Comm. 413, (3), 442-447.
  • Goodey N.M., K.G. Herbert, S.M. Hall and Bagley, CK. 2011. "Prediction of residues involved in inhibitor specificity in the dihydrofolate reductase family." Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Proteins and Proteomics 1814, 12, 1870-1879.
  • Hana J., Anna Feldman and Katsiaryna Aharodnik. 2011. "A low-budget tagger for Old Czech." In Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage Social Sciences, and Humanities (LaTeCH 2011) held in conjunction with the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL/HLT 2011).
  • Hazard L.C., C. Lechuga** and S. Zilinskis*. 2010. "Secretion by the nasal salt glands of two insectivorous lizard species is initiated by an ecologically relevant dietary ion chloride." Journal of Experimental Zoology 313A(7): 442-451. doi: 10.1002/jez.614.
  • Hegarty K.G. and S.L. Kight. 2014. "Do predator cues influence turn alternation behavior in terrestrial isopods Porcellio laevis Latreille and Armadillidium vulgare Latreille?" Behavioural Processes. 106: 168-171.
  • Hernandez M., S.Choi and A. DiLorenzo. 2012. "Study of pH and Cellular Response in Pulmonary Fibroblasts after Exposure to Market Street World Trade Center Particulate Matter." Online Journal of Biological Sciences. 4: 146-152.
  • Hill E., M. Roldan-Vega, J.A. Fails, G. Mallet. "NL-based Query Refinement and Contextualized Code Search Results: A User Study." IEEE Software Engineering Week Joint Conferences: European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering & Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (CSMR-WCRE) (Antwerp, Belgium, February 3-7, 2014). IEEE Press.
  • Hou S., Shujun Su, Marc L. Kasner, Pratik Shah, Krutika Patel, Clemonne J. Madarang. "Formation of highly stable dispersions of silane-functionalized reduced graphene oxide." Chem. Phys. Letters 501 68-74, 2010.
  • Hou S., Marc L. Kasner, Shujun Su, Krutika Patel, Robert Cuellari. "Highly sensitive and selective dopamine biosensor fabricated with silanized graphene," J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 14915-14921, 2010.
  • Isola S. and J.A. Fails. "Family and Design in the IDC and CHI Communities." In Proceedings of Interaction Design and Children (IDC) (Bremen, Germany, June 12-15, 2012). ACM Press.
  • Kight S.L., A.W. Tanner, G.L. Coffey. 2011. "Termination of brooding in male giant waterbugs is associated with season egg pad size, and presence of females." Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. 55:197-204.
  • Konas D.W., D. SeciS. Tamimi. "Synthesis of (L)-4-Fluorotryptophan," Synth. Commun. 2012, 42, 144-152.
  • Konas D.W., C. Feldman, B. Anand, J. Piemonte, C. Garay, E. Silverthorne, S. Wunderlich. "Laboratory Analysis of Vitamin C in Vegetables Served in Eldercare Facilities and Evaluation of Related Public Nutrient Database Information," Top. Clin. Nutr. 2011, 26 (1), 68-77.
  • Lambroussis C., B. Soares, S. Perez, D. Gaipa, A. Elie, C. Ament, F. Rouf, L. Bassa and A. DiLorenzo. 2009. "Indications of Potential Toxic/Mutagenic Effects of World Trade Center Dust on Human Lung Cell Cultures." Online Journal of Biological Sciences. 3: 81-85.
  • Lapeine M., Katherine G. Herbert, Emily Hill and Nina M. Goodey. "Mobile interaction and query optimization in a protein-ligand data analysis system." Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data Jun 2013.
  • Madadrang C.J. Hyun Yun Kim, Guihua Gao, Ning Wang, Huang Feng, Matthew Goring, Marc L. Kasner Shifeng Hou ‘Adsorption behavior of EDTA-Graphene Oxide for Pb(II) Removal’, Applied Materials & Interfaces 4, 1186-1193, 2012.
  • Messina M.E., R. Halaby. 2011. "Does triptolide induce lysosomal-mediated apoptosis in human breast cancer cells?" Medical Hypotheses 77:91-93.
  • Massoudi M., G. Sanchez, S. Soltau, A. Vaidya and J. Varner. "Some Experimental Observations on the Pressure Driven Flow of Biomass Suspensions," accepted for publication in International Journal of Engineering Science, August 2014.
  • Monsen-Collar K.J., L.C. Hazard and R. Dussa. 2010. "Comparison of PCR and RT-PCR in the FirstReport of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in Amphibians in New Jersey USA." Herpetological Review 41(4): 460–462.
  • Orejola N., S. Passchier and Expedition 318 Scientists. 2014. "Sedimentology of Lower Pliocene to Upper Pleistocene diamictons from IODP Site U1358 Wilkes Land margin, and implications for East Antarctic Ice Sheet dynamics." Antarctic Science doi:10.1017/S0954102013000527; journals.cambridge.org/repo_A92gZRLW.
  • Owa C., M.E. Messina, R. Halaby. 2013. "Triptolide induces lysosomal-mediated programmed cell death in MCF-7 breast cancer cells." International Journal of Women’s Health 5:557-569.
  • Pawlish M., A. Varde, S.A. Robila, C. Alvarez, C. Fleischl, G. Serviano. "GreenDSS tool for data center management." Int. Conf. on Information and Communication Systems (ICIS) pp. 1-6 2014.
  • Peterson M.A., E.L. Larson, M. Brassil, K.J. Buckingham, D. Juárez, J. Deas, D. Mangloña, M.A. White, J. Maslan, A. Schweitzer, K.J. Monsen. 2011. "Cryptic gametic interactions confer both conspecific and heterospecific advantages in the Chrysochus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) hybrid zone." Genetica 139(5): 663-676.
  • Pope Gregory A., Andrew J. Temples, Sean I. McLearie, Joanne C. Kornoelje and Thomas J. Glynn 2009. "The nature of boulder-rich deposits in the upper Big Flat Brook drainage Sussex County, New Jersey." The Middle States Geographer v. 42 p. 33-43.
  • Prioleau Danielle, 2010. "Do mature street trees pose a greater hazard risk across socioeconomic lines?" The Middle States Geographer 43: 16-25.
  • Robila S.A. K. Pirate and T. Hall. "Impact of spatial complexity preprocessing on hyperspectral data unmixing." Proc. SPIE 8743 Algorithms and Technologies for Multispectral, Hyperspectral, and Ultraspectral Imagery XIX, pp. 1-7. 2013.
  • Robila S.A. M. Chang and N. Damico* “Face Recognition using Spectral and Spatial Information” Proceedings SPIE Optics and Photonics, vol. 8135 pp. 8135Q-8. 2011.
  • Roldan-Vega M.G. Mallet, E. Hill and J.A. Fails. (2013). "A Tool for NL-based Query Refinement and Contextualizing Source Code Search Results." 29th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (Eindhoven The Netherlands, September 22-28, 2013).
  • Roughton G. Aparna Varde, Stefan Robila and Jianyu Liang. "A Feature-Based Approach for Processing Nanoscale Images In Society for Photo-optical Instrumentation," Engineers’ Scanning Microscopy conference (SPIE 2010), Monterey, CA, May 2010, Vol. 7729 772911, 9 pages. .
  • Schlee S., S. Dietrich, T. Kurcon, P. Delaney, N.M. Goodey, R. Sterner. 2013. "Kinetic mechanism of Indole-3-glycerol Phosphate Synthase Biochemistry," 52, 132-42.
  • Schockling M.R. Bonce, A. Gutiérrez, S.A. Robila “Visualization of Hyperspectral Images”, Proceedings SPIE Defense and Security, Algorithms and Technologies for Multispectral, Hyperspectral, and Ultraspectral Imagery, XV, 7334, DOI:10.1117/12.818566 2009.
  • Snitsarev V, M. YoungR.S. Miller, and D.P Rotella. "The Spectral Properties of (-)-Epigallocatechin 3-O-Gallate (EGCG) Fluorescence in Different Solvents: Dependence on Solvent Polarity." PLOS One 8 e79834, 2013.
  • Sokolowsky K., M. Newton, C. Lucero, B. Wertheim, J. Freedman, F. Cortazar, J. Czochor, J.P.M. Schelvis and Y.M. Gindt. "Spectroscopic and Thermodynamic Comparisons of Escherichia coli DNA Photolyase and Vibrio cholerae Cryptochrome 1" J. Phys. Chem. B 114 7121-7130, 2010.
  • Soriano K.T. Oonlamom, B.G. Nita. "Imaging Seismic Data Using Inverse Scattering Theory." International Journal of Tomography and Simulation Volume 23, Issue No. 2 pp. 1-9 (2013).
  • Street L., Rachel Silverstein, Nathan Michalov, Felicia Flowers, Angela Talucci, Michael Reynolds Priscilla Pereira, Gabriella Morgon, Samantha Siegel, Marci Barousse, Lurdes Ruela, Antequa Anderson, Tashom Carroll, and Anna Feldman. 2010. "Like Finding a Needle in a Haystack: Annotating the American National Corpus for Idiomatic Expressions." In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2010). .
  • Tancer J. and Aparna Varde. "Cloud Technology and EHR Data Management." In IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability (IEEE ICIAFS 2012), Beijing, China, Oct 2012, pp. 112- 117 .
  • Tancer J. and Aparna Varde. "The Deployment of MML for Data Analytics over the Cloud." In IEEE's ICDM Conference KDCloud Workshop (IEEE ICDM 2011), Vancouver, Canada, Dec 2011, pp. 188 - 195.
  • Trajkovska A., J.C. Galster, H. Feng, Y. Qian, K. Olsen. 2015. "Radionuclides as tracers for origin of fine-grained fluvial legacy sediments and their management implications." Anthropocene in press.
  • Wiese A., Valerie Ho, Emily Hill. “A Comparison of Stemmers on Source Code Identifiers for Software Search.” Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance (ICSM'11) Early Research Achievements (ERA) Track, Sep 2011.
  • Wietecha M.S., Jun Zhu, Guihua Gao, Ning Wang, Huang Feng, Matthew Goring, Marc L. Kasner, Shifeng Hou. "Platinum nanoparticles anchored on chelating group-modified graphene for methanol oxidation," J. Power Sources 198, 30-35, 2012.
  • Zieba A., C. Richardson, C. Lucero, S. Dieng, Y.M. Gindt, J.P.M. Schelvis. "Evidence for Concerted Electron Proton Transfer in Charge Recombination between FADH– and 306Trp• in DNA Photolyase." J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133 7824-7836, 2011.