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Honors Research Projects from 2022

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Barriers to Technology Adoption in the Water Treatment Industry, Ian Adams

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Enzymatic Treatment, Gluten Reduction, and Production of Celiac Safe Gluten Removed Beer, Alyssa Baumann, Calvin Baumann, and Noah Alfman

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Amino-polymer for CO2 Capture by Vacuum Swing Adsorption, Sean Billy

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Mimicking the Namib Desert Beetle with Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Surfaces, Tyler Bracewell

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Study Guide Generation in Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics: A Comparison Between Individual and Group Preparation, William Brown

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Retention and Stability of Polystyrene Sulfonic Acid and Polyethylene Glycol Anti- Fouling Films with 3-Aminopropyltriethoxysilane Coupling Agent, BRIAN CAMERON

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Extraction of Melanin from Black Knot Fungus: Optimization and Applications, Amara Davis

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Austenitic, Duplex, and Lean Duplex Stainless Steel Critical Pitting Temperature in Simulated Concrete Environment, Bobby Giebel

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MATLAB Model to Predict Liquid Hydrogen Spill Characteristics and Safety, Amy Gravenstein

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Scale-Up of flow-electrode capacitive deionization method for hard water softening, Noah Henry

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Comparing Galvanic Corrosion Rates Predicted from Polarization Curves with Empirical Data from a Carbon Steel and Monel Couple for a Various Geometries, Michael Hinnebusch

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A Solid-State Fermentation Scale-Up of Scopulariopsis brevicaulis, Timothy Hudak

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Wetting Transition on 3D-Printed Surfaces, Isabelle Moryan

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Prototype Development for Fabric Sodium Sensor, Mary Nicodemus, Dunia Jaffal, and Shelby Daniels

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Repurposing human α-defensin 6, an antimicrobial peptide, as a beta amyloid inhibitor, Eleanor Plaster

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Cathodic Protection, Michaela Schaber

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Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Analysis of Corrosion of Reinforcing Steel in Fly Ash Mortar by means of Transmission Line Modeling, Padraig Stack

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Development of CO2 capture method via polyurethane-amine sorbent in VSA, Samantha Starkey and David S. Rinehart

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Analysis and Comparison of NIR Pigments for "Cool" Coating Applications, Karey Steinmetz

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Designing a distillation process for a local brewery, Julia Syme

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Retaining Thermoresponsive Poly(vinyl methyl ether) to Cellulose via (3-Aminopropyl)triethoxylsilane Network, Grace Tolhurst

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Reinforcement of Elastomers by Reactive Ionic Surfactant, Nicole Vickerman

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Amine-functionalized interpenetrating Polymer networks for CO2 capture, James Wills

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Application of SLA 3D Printing for Polymers, Taylor Wilson

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Electrochemical Chloride Removal, Marcus Yudt

Honors Research Projects from 2021

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Electrospinning of Formic Acid/Acetic Acid and Nylon-6 Solutions for Wearable Hydration Sensors, Nichole Cooper and Jonathan Doak

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Testing the Effectiveness of Various Fabrics for Use in Protective Face Coverings, Isaac Daley

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The Effects and Motion of an Air-Filled Cylinder being Submerged in Water in the Axial Direction, Ethan Davis

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Atmospheric Corrosion of Galvanically Coupled Aluminum Alloys and Carbon Steel, Mitchell Felde

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Pulse Reverse Current Electrodeposited TiO2 Doped Ni-W Coating, Sydney Hughes

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Investigation of Surface Charge using Faraday Bucket Measurements: Analysis on Electrospun Polyvinylidene Fluoride Fiber Mats, Ryan Kantenwein

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Increasing the Corrosion Protection of AISI 1008 Carbon Steel by Surface Treatment with Unmodified and Benzotriazole Modified Sol-Gel Films, Shane Thomas Kelliher

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Comparison of the Effects of Hofmeister Ions on Transition Temperature of Two Thermoresponsive Polymers, Ashley Knight

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Simulation of Water Loading in Filter Medium, Anthony Mole

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Development of Phagotrophic Algae-based Process for Conversion of Waste Organics to Algae Lipids as Potential Feedstock for Biofuel, Hannah Nelson

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Molecular Recognition of PET Depolymerization Products and Beta-Cyclodextrin, Thomas Palisin

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Wetting Transition on 3D-printed Featured Surface, Hannah Pineault

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Relation of Wettability of Surfaces to Virus Survival Times, Anthony Pintola

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Evaluating the Thermoresponsive Properties of Hydroxypropyl Cellulose Solutions for Smart Window Applications, Adam Reed

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Cold Plasma Enhanced Active Sites on Supported NiP Nanoparticles for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction, Michael Ricci

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Quantifying Mafenide Release from 3D Printed Phenylalanine-Coumarin Copolyester Scaffolds, Jacob Seeh

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Relating Modified Ergun's Equation to Hindered Settling Correlations, Ryan Zahniser

Honors Research Projects from 2020

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The Corrosion Behavior of AISI 304L Stainless Steel in Simulated Concrete Pore Solution. And A New Marketing Plan for Stainless Steel Rebars., Kenny Aronson

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Evaluating Rubber Aging on Tire Durability: Quantitative Evaluation of Rubber Aging, Brian Auffenberg

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Optimization and validation of the NeuroLux wireless optoelectronics system for optogenetics, Karis Courey; Su Hyun Lee Ph.D.; Adam Smith Ph.D.; Nicholas Cilz Ph.D.; Sarah K. Williams Avram Ph.D.; Adi Cymerblit-Sabba Ph.D.; June Song; Nicholas Leipzig Ph.D.; and W. Scott Young M.D., Ph.D.

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Effects of Crosslinking Conditions on Biofouling of Polymer Substrates with a Hydrogel Layer, Laura Davila

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Methods for Film Coating Electrospun Fibers, Kristopher DeJean

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Methods for Film Coating Electrospun Fibers, Kristopher DeJean

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Solvent-Free Coating Using MACO Bio-Based Reactive Diluent, Ryder James

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Galvanic Corrosion in Aluminum/Steel Joints, Maegan Saul

Honors Research Projects from 2019

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Form Stable Phase-Change Materials, Russell Dent, Marjan Kashfipour, Nitin Mehra, and Jiahua Zhu

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Chronoamperometry Analysis of Sweat Sensor Technology, Evan Fritz

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Benefits of Aluminum: Comparing the Common Materials in the Bar Grating Industry, Joanthan Geiser

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Top 10 NAFTA Non-Tire Rubber Company Mapping, Lucas Ingalls

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Controlled release of corrosion inhibitors: Zinc and Magnesium containing Sodium Chromate, Andrew Thomas

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Compression Set Improvement of Thermoplastic Vulcanizates for High Temperature Tubing, Mitchell Valaitis

Honors Research Projects from 2018

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Development of entubulation strategies for treating central nervous system injuries, Ivy Brosch

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Sweat Sensor Modelling, Katie Brumbaugh

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Environmentally Friendly Alternates to Chemlok 233 Adhesive Cement, Madeline M. Busch

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Modification of Bacterial Cellulose using Organosilanes to Enhance Cell Adhesion and Growth, Kristi Ferrato

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Modeling Crevice Corrosion of Nickel Alloy 625 in Seawater, Linsey Grzeschik

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A Review of the Utility of Bayesian Network Models, Luke Magyar

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Spacecraft Fire Safety Research: Combustion of Lithium-ion Batteries to Predict Fire Scenarios, Elisabeth Meyer

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Evaluation of silane-doped epoxy coatings for resisting aluminum corrosion by oxalic acid, an A. Niger metabolite, Alex Pica

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Tandem Mass Spectrometry (MS/MS) for Determination of Architecture of Synthetic Polymers, Shoumik Saha

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Reaction Kinetics of the Hydrogenation of Phenol in a Tubular Reactor, Michael Selzer

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Interfacial Corrosion of Copper and the Formation of Copper Hydroxychloride, Mary Teague, Shengxi Li, and Hongbo Cong

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Design of Shape-Conforming Nosecone for Optimal Fluid Flow from Transonic to Supersonic Range, Anna Tombazzi

Honors Research Projects from 2017

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Design of Natural Rubber Extraction from TKS Dandelion, Jehad S. Alrawajfeh, Trevor Cody, and Jason Pogozelski

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The Influence Of Light On The Electrochemical Characteristics Of Pure Aluminum, Hongbo M. Cong

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Protein Release Study using Heparin Modified Methacrylamide Chitosan Hydrogels, Dakotah G. Cox

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Evaluation of epoxy coatings for protecting aluminum alloy 2024 from corrosion caused by Aspergillus niger, Kamshat Dukenbaeva

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Role of Salt on Coating Failure, Kyle Krause

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Polarized Elastic Nanofiber Tubular Mat, Elizabeth Moore

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Characterization of Polyurethane for Use as Substrate in Nanofiber Sensor for Biomedical Applications, Megan Theaker

Honors Research Projects from 2016

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Investigation of Degradation of Amine Sorbent, Elijah Arendt

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Protein Sequence-Structure-Function Relationship: Testing KE-50 Modification on Recombinant Green Fluorescent Protein (AcGFP), Anna E. Burkey

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Thermal Responsive Release of a Model Drug, Rhoadmine B, from Alginate Bead System, Heather F. Fairbairn Miss

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Ion Exchange Experiments – Water Softening and Deionization, Darcy Geraud

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Prediction of Vapor/Liquid Equilibrium Behavior from Quantum Mechanical Data, Marshall J. Gnap

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Selective, Catalytic Decomposition of Hydrazine, Benjamin A. Kitson and Shirin N. Oliaee

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The Effect of Drying on the Release of Small Hydrophilic Molecular Drugs from Polyelectrolyte Complex Beads, Dounsavanh Letdara

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Calcium Alginate Microbead Production via an Air Assisted Shearing Process, Ryan Loftus

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Oxidation Resistance of Nanocrystalline 316L Stainless Steel Processed by High Pressure Torsion, Kevin J. Meisner

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Incorporating Six Sigma as a Management Tool in Project Management and Teamwork (PMT), Melissa A. Paydo

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Construction of Polyurethane Fabric Nanocomposites for use in Resistance Temperature Detectors-Effect of Polyurethane Concentration, Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes, and Oxidant, Jordan M. Shaffer

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Separation of Water from ULSD using Superhydrophobic PS Nanofiber Mats, Alisa G. Webel

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Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion: Rhamnolipid Effects, Andrea M. Wildroudt

Honors Research Projects from 2015

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Evaluation of the Signature Molecular Descriptor with BLOSUM62 and an All-Atom Description for Use in Sequence Alignment of Proteins, Lindsay M. Aichinger

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Temperature Control of an Emulsion Polymerization Process, Evan M. Arnold

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Filtration of Aerosolized Oils with Layered Filter Media and Drainage Channels, Corey A. Boldon

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Developing a colorimetric membrane sensor to detect trihalomethanes in water samples utilizing the Fujiwara reaction, Max D. Duckworth

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Determining the Critical Micelle Concentration of Polymer Matrix for Drug Delivery Purposes, Katie Emmert

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Electrospinning of S-B-S Triblock and S-I-S Triblock Copolymers For Use in Fuel Filtration, Kevin Houser

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Nylon-6 Fabric Nanocomposite Resistance Temperature Detectors - Effects of Oxidant, MWCNT, and Nylon-6 Concentration, Rebecca Howdyshell

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Predicting Key Residues Relevant to hIAPP Fibril Stability Using Permuted Residue Minimal Distance Pairs of rIAPP and hIAPP Dimers, Zak Kohler

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Click Chemistry Protein Immobilization, James P. Kraley

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ISO: Understanding Elective International Certification, Lauren R. Kukwa

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Effect of Nanofiber Morphology on PVDF Air Filter Performance, Andrew W. Marton

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The Impact of Shrinkage Reducing Admixtures on the Corrosion of Steel Rebar in Concrete, Carlee C. McCowin and Donald P. Visco Jr.