Research Projects 2013

Project Papers at UTRIP 2013

1st Crew
Name of Participant
University (Country)
Department / Major
Project Title Name of Supervisor (Department)
BAPAT, Anirudha
California Institute of Technology (USA)
Physics
Novel Phase Transitions in a Damped, Driven Cavity Prof. MIYASHITA
(Physics)
BHARDWAJ, Lakshya
Chennai Mathematical Institute (India)
Physics
Classification of 4d N=2 gauge theories Associate Prof. TACHIKAWA
(Physics)
HO Chung Yau Elton
Univ. of Virginia (USA)
Physics
Noise Studies on Silicon Avalanche Photodiodes and Caesium Iodide Crystals for the Belle II Experiment Prof. AIHARA
(Physics)
KOCH, Ingrid
University of Rochester (USA)
Astronomy & Physics
A Study of Ices and Gases in the Near Infrared Prof. ONAKA
(Astronomy)
MO, Lan
National University of Singapore (Singapore)
Physics
Analysis of 2012 Indian Ocean Dipole Behavior Associate Prof. TOZUKA
(Earth & Planetary Science)
NG, Yuting
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA)
Electrical Engineering
Introduction to motion of charged particles in Earth's magnetosphere Prof. HOSHINO
(Earth & Planetary Science)
RAVI, Prabhat Kumar
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (India)
Civil Engineering
A Research Report On Computer Simulation of 2011 East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Prof. SATAKE
(Earth & Planetary Science)
BAJPAYEE, Aayushi
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (India)
Chemistry
Synthesis and Electrochemical Response of Bis(terpyridine) Metal Complex Nanowires with Thiophene Linkers Prof. NISHIHARA
(Chemistry)
DUMMIT, Krysta
Princeton University (USA)
Chemistry/ Computer Science
Synthesizing Polycyclic Ether Precursors and Elucidating the Biosynthetic Mechanism of P. reticulatum Prof. TACHIBANA
(Chemistry)
KUBICKI, Matthew
Yale University (USA)
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
The role of cis elements and Yb on piRNA and protein expression Prof. SIOMI
(Biophysics and Biochemistry)
LIAO, Susan
California Institute of Technology (USA)
Biology
Investigating TUDOR domain-containing proteins in the Drosophila piRNA pathway Prof. SIOMI
(Biophysics and Biochemistry)
NETZ, Tiffany
Oregon State Univ. (USA)
Forest Engineering/ Civil Engineering
Sac-like Structures in Callicarpa saccata Prof. TSUKAYA
(Biological Sciences)
ZHAO, Peng
National University of Singapore (Sinagpore)
Biological Science
Morphological and Molecular Identification of ColonialVolvocalean Green Algae Associate Prof. NOZAKI
(Biological Science)
2nd Crew
Name of Participant
University (Country)
Department / Major
Project Title Name of Supervisor (Department)
SCHMELZ, Jacob
Univ. of Texas at Austin (USA)
Physics
X-ray observation of galaxy cluster Abell 1835 using XMM-Newton Prof. MAKISHIMA
(Physics)
CAVIN, John
Saint Louis Univ. (USA)
Physics & Math.
Examining Parameter Dependent Chaos Properties of Rikitake's Simplified Geodynamo Prof. UTADA
(Earth & Planetary Science)
MARTIN, Juliette
Univ. of York (England)
Marine Environmental Management
The past, present and future of Ballast Island (Ryukyu Islands) – an insight into coral islands' dynamics Prof. KAYANE
(Earth & Planetary Science)
ZHANG, Ailin
Peking Univ. (P. R. China)
Geophysics
Detection and location of non-volcanic tremor beneath the Central Range in Taiwan Prof. OBARA
(Earth & Planetary Science)
CHENG, Yifang
Peking Univ. (P. R. China)
Geophysics
Fabrication and characterization of Mn4N epitaxial thin films of different thickness by pulsed laser deposition Prof. HASEGAWA
(Chemistry)
HAN, Mingtong
Peking Univ. (P. R. China)
Physics
Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry of Ions Generated by Molecules in Intense Laser Fields Prof. YAMANOUCHI
(Chemistry)
Lu, Yi
Univ. of Rochester (USA)
Mathematics & Computer Science
Magnetic Properties and Phase Transformation Of ε-Fe2O3 Prof. OHKOSHI
(Chemistry)
OGATA, Alana
College of William & Mary (USA)
Chemistry
Photoelectron Spectroscopy using High Order Harmonic Generation Prof. YAMANOUCHI
(Chemistry)
SONG, Danzi
Univ. of Melbourne (Australia)
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Co-localization Analysis of Bak-Drp1 on Mitochondria Using Super-resolution Microscopy Prof. OZAWA
(Chemistry)
SUN, Xiaohan
Columbia Univ. (USA)
Chemical Engineering
Synthesis of Carbon-bridged Oligo(phenylenevinylene)s (COPV) Prof. NAKAMURA
(Chemistry)
XU, Hao
Tsingua Univ. (P. R. China)
Chemical Engineering
Preparation of Dendrimer Encapsulated Copper Nanoclusters by Microfluidic Method
(Not Disclosed)
Prof. TSUKUDA
(Chemistry)
FISCHER, David
Univ. of Cambridge (England)
Biology
Visual map of A-to-I editing sites on human long non-coding RNAs. Associate Prof. TEI
(Biophysics & Biochemistry)
JAROLIMKOVA, Vita
Charles Univ. (Czech)
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry of Organisms
Influence of LHW-regulated Genes on Xylem Differentiation and their Localization
(Not Disclosed)
Prof. FUKUDA
(Biological Sciences)
ROBBINS, Amy
Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor (USA)
Evolutionary Anthropology
Cadherin-17 mRNA Expression in Wild-Type and ktu Medaka Embryos Prof. TAKEDA
(Biological Sciences)