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MEET THE SPRING 2001 TEAMS!
FEBRUARY & MARCH 2001 FLYERS

University Title Topic Team Members Team Leader Faculty Advisor NASA Advisor Journalist Organization
Alfred University Ceramic Engineers Researching the Advancements in Measuring Interfacial Composite Stresses

Abstract - Website
Materials Science Ebert, Howe, Kennard, Schaut, Totedo Anne Ebert Dr. Linda Jones   John Williams Alfred Alumni Magazine
Arizona State University Remotely Piloted Vehicle Maneuvering and Docking Techniques

Abstract - Website
Spacecraft Dynamics Baldwin, Bielefeldt, Borden, Owens Kit Borden Dr. Helen Reed   none  
Broward Community College Acoustical Separation of Immiscible Fluids in Reduced Gravity II (A.S.I.F. II)

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Carruthers, Castiglione, Dadlani, Tokish Carl Carruthers Dr. Steve Obenauf Dr. Edwin Ethridge NASA MSFC Steve Alvarez WAMI-TV Miami
Brown University Evaluation of the Kendall Cardiovent Device for Improved Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Biomedical Engr Battat, Cohen, Goldsmith, Jones, Lee, Maurer Peter Lee Dr. Gregory Jay, Dr. Charles Pattavina   Gregory Jay Emergency Medical Services Magazine
California Polytechnic State University CubeSat Systems and Fiber-Optic Tethers as a Communications Medium in Space

Abstract - Website
Satellite Research Beydoun, Chang, Denson, Martin, McCrillis, Naylor, Schoos, Wagner Tyler Wagner Dr. Clark Turner, Dr. Jordi Puig-Suari   David Freitas KSBY-TV
California Polytechnic State University Microgravity Deployment of Space-Bound PicoSatellites

Abstract - Website
Aerospace Engr Block, Coakley, Connolly, Giannini, Victor, Wagner TylerWagner Dr. Jordi Puig-Suari   Kelly Teel KSBY-TV
Carnegie Mellon University IPAGE 2 - Improved Productivity in Altered Gravity Environments: Investigation of Virtual Reality as a Preflight Training Tool

Abstract - Website
Engr - Aerospace Choy, Maynes-Aminzade, Perez, Williams Kate Williams Randy Pausch   none  
Clemson University Gravitational Effects on an Oscillatory Heat Pipe

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Carpenter, Gause, Morrow, New, Rickey Brian Gause Dr. Jay Ochterbeck Dr. Wiltold Palosz NASA MSFC
Dr. Jeff Allen NASA GRC
none  
Drexel University Aerosol and Radiative Properties of Candle Flames in Reduced Gravity

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Cartwright, Haas, Newcomer, Shor, Walls, Yifrach Lauren Shor Dr. Mun Young Choi   none  
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Rotation Inhibiting Space Tool (RIST)

Abstract - Website
Engr Mechanics Craig, Duda, McCall, St. Clair, Watret Kevin Duda Dr. John Olivero Chi-Min Chang NASA JSC Matt Thurber Aviation Maintenance
Georgia Institute of Technology Acoustic Shaping in Micro-Gravity

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Coker, Franklin, Hausaman, Smith Adam Coker Dr. Narayanan Komerath   Leonard David space.com
Iowa State University Acoustic Manipulation of Objects in Water

Abstract - Website
Acoustic Manipulation Cauley, Hynek, Joseph, Schmid Thomas Cauley Dr. Adin Mann   none  
Lamar University Advanced Pollination of Seeds in Microgravity Botany Allison, Bingham, Cesarz, Dugas, Gremillon, Saur, Sholar, Smith, Willis

Abstract - Website
Tiffany Allison Dr. Jim Jordan, Dr. George Irwin Dr. Bob Stuckey NASA JSC Brian Sattler Lamar Public Relations
Marshall University H.E.R.D. - Human Eye Responses to Decreased Gravity - A Study of Intraocular Pressure and Corneal Curvature in the KC-135

Abstract - Website
Physiology Crum, Kingery, Mattson, Murray, Testa, Wolfe, Woods Matthew Mattson Dr. Seth Bush, Dr. Curtis Feist, Dr. Susan De Mesquita   none  
North Carolina State University The Effectiveness of Shape Memory Alloys in a Reduced Gravity Environment

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Hampton, McGowan, Odynski, Price, Schwarz, Yelverton Jennifer Price Dr. Ndaona Chokani Dr. Narayanan Ramachandran NASA MSCG none  
North Dakota State University Wave Reflection Characterization of Cardiovascular Efficiency in Reduced Gravity Environments

Abstract - Website
Biomedical Engr Kahl, Keller, Wandler, Wojtalewicz James Kahl Dr. Dan Ewert   Mel Stone KVLY TV, Fargo
Oregon State University Mysterivm Cosmographicvm: The Study of Multiphase Flow in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Aldrich, Ammon, Jovanovic, Lee, McCaig, Sornchamni, Starr, Stringham, Whittaker Jeffrey Ammon Dr. Goran Jovanovic      
Pennsylvania State University Using Active Controls to Improve Subject Loading During Exercise in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Physiology Ahmed, Berridge, Halenar, Marshall, Moss, Noga, Seeman, Weber Bill Marshall Dr. Sven Bilen, Dr. Jim Pawelczyk   Katie O’Toole WPSX
Purdue University The Perceptual Effects of Altered Gravity on Tactile Displays

Abstract - Website
Life Science Casteel, Deguara, Hromis, Naessens, Traylor Lauren Naessens Dr. Hong Tan Dr. Millard Reschke NASA JSC Wayne Falda South Bend Tribune
Purdue University Experimental Development of Hydrazine Fuel Line Gas Arrestors

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Baster, Boynton, Chaille, Galey, Jackson, Modi, Rist,Schneider, Silosky, Ward, Whitley Ryan Whitley Dr. Steven H. Collicott      
Purdue University Weight Reduction in Propellant Management Vanes

Abstract - Website
Space Science Agrawal, Brower, Burnshide, Butt, Gowan, Helms Jason Helms Dr. Steven H. Collicott   Glenn Chase Strategies Group
Purdue University Improved Mass Center Control for Satellite Fuel Tanks

Abstract - Website
Aerospace Engr Jackson, Patneau, Silosky, Rist Brian Patneau Dr. Steven H. Collicott   Scott McGregor
Rowan University Enhanced Boiling Heat Transfer Under Reduced Gravity Conditions

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Akers, Burg, Kephart, McCorkle David Kephart Dr. Anthony Marchese Dr. Vedha Nayagam NASA GRC Fay Flam Philadelphia Inquirer
San Diego State University California State San Marcos

Abstract - Website
Airway Management in Space (A.M.I.S.) Engr - BioMech Bennett, Campbell, Elliott, Garcia, Inzunza, König Michelle Inzunza Dr. Paul Paolini, Dr. Victoria Fabry, Dr. Minou Spradly   Thomas Hillson Journal of Emergency Medical Services
San Francisco Art Institute Perception and Spatial Orientation: Its Effect on Motor Coordination

Abstract - Website
Physiology Jackson, Lisowsky, Proctor, Servatius, Vosburgh Ethan Yosburgh Coral Clark, Dr. Patricia Quill, Dr. Thomas Humphreys Dr. Millard Reschke NASA JSC M.G. Lord New York Times
Texas A&M University Measurement and Analysis of the Particle Impact Damping in the Weightless Environment (PID)

Abstract - Website
Particle Impact Dynamics Ferber, Hendrickson, Rullman, Smith, Vargis Kristi Ferber Dr. Vikram Kinra   Marilyn Martell CNN Homefront News
Texas Christian University Development and Testing of Parallel Needle Apparatus for Drop Coalescence Measurements

Abstract - Website
Chemical Engr Baldwin, Goncalves, Kinney, Oliver, Stephens Robert Kinney Dr. Andre Mazzoleni   none  
Tufts University The Effects of Gravity in Recognition of Object Orientation

Abstract - Website
Human Factors Connor-Cerezo, Cornely, Rovira, Scarfo Erika Rovira Dr. Chris Rogers Dr. Brian Sekula NASA JSC Doug Mitchell NPR
University of Alabama , Tuscaloosa SLEDGE - Spring-Loaded Exercise Device in a Zero-Gravity Environment

Abstract - Website
Biomedical Engr Chatham, Dunavant, Honeycutt, House, Jones, Lancaster, Lee, Lee, Parker, Speer, Taylor, Wear, Wilson Jenny Taylor Dr. Beth Todd Dr. Peter Sunderland NASA GRC Shelby Spires Huntsville Times
University of Alabama, Birmingham Structure and Dynamics of Laminar Slot Diffusion Flames in Reduced Gravity

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Carlson, Davis, Hayes, Murphy David Murphy Dr. John Baker Dr. Linda Shackleford NASA JSC Harry Hutchinson ASME
University of California, Berkeley A Novel Enhancement of Current Exercise Countermeasures to Provide Adequate Bone Impact Loading in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Physiology Chai, Guo, Hamerski, Rudner Diana Chai Dr. Rodger Kram Dr. Michael C. Grennison NASA JSC Steve Chamaraz Channel 7 News
University of California, San Diego University of San Diego San Diego City College Experimental Study of Dusty Plasma in Microgravity II

Abstract - Website
Plasma Physics Arcand, Carolan, Lawson, Lynch, Sosa Jason Arcand Dr. Michael Wiskerchen Dr. Daniel Sheehan   none  
University of Colorado, Boulder Autonomous Two-Phase Priming and Pressure Control System for MicroGravity Porous Tube Hydroponics

Abstract - Website
Life Support Hwang, Kalinowski, Pineau, Scarffe Jon Pineau Dr. Alex Hoehn, Dr. John Sunkel      
University of Houston Zero-Gravity Machinery Monitoring (Z-GraMM)

Abstract - Website
Mechanical Engr Berrio, Herdocia, Morin, Navarro, Shah, Stalcup Brian Stalcup Dr. David Zimmerman Dr. Daniel Petersen NASA JSC Daniel Levy Twin and Turbine Magazine
University of Illinois, Chicago Droplet/Solid Surface Interactions Pertaining to Microelectronics Manufacturing: Part II

Abstract - Website
Fluid Physics Campbell, Hagedorn, Melvin, Moore, Schaefer, Zdravevski Eric Moore Dr. Constantine Megaridis      
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Transitional Fluid Dynamics at the Onset of Zero-Gravity

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Biedermann, Fike, Gunawardana, Kowtko, Lewis, Liu, Meicenheimer, Metz, Mueller, Pochynok, Rzeszutko, Voightman, Wallace Joannah Metz Dr. Henrique Reis, Dr. Scott MacLaren   none  
University of Kentucky Deployment Dynamics and Pressurization of an Instrumented Scale Model of a Shooting Star Space Structure

Abstract - Website
Inflatable Space Structures Byers, Campbell, Curry, Elliot, Jones, Kearns, Samson Courtney Byers Dr. Suzanne Smith, Dr. John Main      
University of Minnesota @ Twin Cities Nitinol Vibration Damping in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Materials Science Hambleton, Jackson, Nelson, Rollings, Velander Jeff Rollings Dr. William Garrard, Dr. Thomas Shield   Brad Woodard KARE 11
University of Minnesota @ Twin Cities Study of Pinch-Off and Reconnection of Liquid-Liquid Flows in Micro- and Macro- Gravity Conditions

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Euteneuer, Ortiz, Schauer, Teeuwen Eric Euteneuer Dr. Ellen Longmire Dr. John Kizito NASA GRC Jill Burcum Minneapolis Star & Tribune
University of New Mexico Study of Polymer Spin Coating for Photolithographic Semiconductor and Microfluidic Development in Space

Abstract - Website
Fluid Dynamics Brown, Gamble, Jackson, Kuhn, Pete, Sanders, Stallard Jason Brown Dr. Mohammed El-Genk   Bob Martin KRQE-TV, Albuquerque
University of Tennessee, Knoxville Making a Measurement of the Mixing of Two-Phase Flow

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Babis, Craig, Fowler, Godwin, Morris, Owen, Smith, Tipton, Warren Randy Warren Dr. Masood Parang, Dr. James E. Lyne Dr. Neil Van Dresar NASA GRC    
University of Utah A Continued Study of the Effects of Varying Acceleration on Ventricular Function with Modifications to the Experimental Apparatus

Abstract - Website
Physiology Christensen, Fowler, Jensen, Murdock, Pungor, Zeigler Jasmin Jensen Dr. George M. Pantalos   Patrick Wiggins Deseret News
University of Virginia The Enhancement of Particle Combustion in Mircrogravity

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Burnette, Dees, DeLisle, Fish, Nicoletti, Sullivan Jennifer Dees Dr. Harsha Chelliah, Dr. Kathryn Thornton   Timothy Kolly Kolly, Inc.
University of Washington Sonochemically-Induced Nanoparticle Formation in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Sonochemistry Cook, Halaas, Parazzoli, Reed Justin Reed Dr. Tom Matula Dr. David Smith NASA MSFC none  
University of Washington Seattle University Ultrasonic Detection of Organ Displacement in Microgravity

Abstract - Website
Physics Derrick, Little, Ollos, Tomsic, White Laurence Tomsic Dr. Michael Bailey Dr. Douglas Hamilton NASA JSC none  
University of Wisconsin, Madison Supercritical Droplet Vaporization

Abstract - Website
Heat Transfer Daul, Diebel, Hoffmann, Johnson, Plzak, Slowinski James Diebel Dr. Gilbert A. Emmert, Dr. Patrick Farrell, Dr. Jaal B. Gahandhi   Michael Ogden, Chris Statz  
University of Wyoming Zero-Gravity Construction (ZGC)

Abstract - Website
Construction Frangopoulos, Green, Haug, Pruis, Radzay, Rentner, Ross, Spee, Zinkgraf Leslie Haug David Walrath, Dr. Charles Dolan      
Wesleyan University First Zero Gravity Test of a Simulated Space Station Portable Fire Extinguisher

Abstract - Website
Fire Fighting Technology Berko, Garrick-Bethell, Kravitz, Raducha-Grace, Wu Ian Garrick-Bethell Dr. Fred Ellis      
Windward Community College Scientific Visualization: The Sci-Vi of Reduced Gravity for Planetarium Education

Abstract - Website
Physics Education Baptiste, Hanchett, Osterman, Schmidt Theresa Schmidt Dr. Joseph Ciotti   pending  

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