2014 Governor's School of Engineering And Technology Research Journals

2014 Governor's School of Engineering And Technology Research Journals

Application of the Properties of Nano-Silica Gel Coatings Modification of the Styrofoam Cup
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Cliff Chao, Ananya Joshi, Emma McKee, Emily Weng, Samuel Yoon
Advised by Dr. Lisa Klein (Rutgers), Dr. Sukanya Murali (Rutgers), Eleni Temeche, Chau Trana, James Davanzo
RTA mentor: Edmund Han

Autonomic Green Computing!
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Nikhil Gahlot, Neil Philip, Liam Stewart, Kristian Wu
Advised by Dr. Javier Diaz-Montes (Rutgers), Dr. Ivan Rodero (Rutgers)
RTA mentor: Daniel Hillman

Biomechanics of Human Body Motion
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Ezra Brooks, Justin Perez, Ilse Sweldens, Annie Wang, Lucy Zhang
Advised by Dr. Noshir A. Langrana(Rutgers), Catherine Connolly
RTA mentor: Eamon Collins

Developing Plastic Composites
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Mahaa Ahmed, Jonathan Cotler, Kaitlyn Mullin
Advised by Dr. Jennifer Lynch (Rutgers), Agrim Bhalla, Arya Tewatia, Riti Khamgaonkar, Meredith Taghon, Rachit Mehta, Laz Pacheco
RTA mentor: Kelly Ruffenach

Development of Affordable, Aspirational Sanitation Products for Sub-Saharan Africa

Final Paper
Final Presentation

Mary Dwyer, Linda Luo, Maia Mirchandani, Yuji Sugimoto, Harrison Young
Advised by Dr. Jim McHale(Rutgers), Daigo Ishiyama
RTA mentor: Taylor Au

Economic and Environmental Costs of Polymer Optoelectronics
Final Paper
Final Presentation

YeonHo Cho, Aaron Glanzer, Nikola Kamcev
Advised by Dr. Deirdre O'Carroll (Rutgers), Catrice Cater, Zeqing Shen, Gary Cheung, Benjamin Agyei-Tuffour
RTA mentor: Kelly Ruffenach

Elastomeric Actuators for Kite-based Energy Harvesting
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Amber Lin, Melody Njoku, Morgan Taylor, Sherry Bai
Advised by Dr. Aaron Mazzeo (Rutgers), Chen Yang, Ke Yang, Jingjin Xie
RTA mentor: Alexander Hobbs

Environmental Sensor Network
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Arthur Belkin, Shweta Dutta, Yunhee Kang, Hope McGovern, Matthew Scalamandre
Advised by Josef Grossmann, Ryan Flynn, Edward Kahn
RTA mentor: Maya Saltzman

Fabricating and Characterizing Polymers and Composites
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Jenna Barton, Hyeri Cho, Sara Lee, Ryan Oakley
Advised by Dr. Sanjeeva Murthy (Rutgers), Dr. Thomas Emge (Rutgers)
RTA mentor: Edmund Han

Formal Verification with Dafny
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Cedric Abano, Gordon Chu, Gabriel Eiseman, Justin Fu, Tiffany Yu
Advised by Dr. Santosh Nagarakatte (Rutgers), David Menendez (Rutgers)
RTA mentor: Anthony Yang

Combining Electrowetting and Magnetic Bead Manipulations for Use in Microfluidic Immunoassays
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Amanda Barbour, Ronit Langer, Tiffany Li, Katherine Tsang, Rose Yin
Advised by Dr. Jeffrey Zahn (Rutgers)
RTA mentor: Eamon Collins

Mechanical Snake
Final Paper
Final Presentation

James Lee, Isha Mehrotra, Robert Phillips, Christopher Chung, Owen France
Advised by Dr. Stephen Tse (Rutgers)
RTA mentor: Alexander Hobbs

Optimization of a Chem-E-Car
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Michael Amoako, David Fan, Wendy Ide, Nina Lin, Marcus Loo
Advised by Dr. Fuat E. Celik (Rutgers), Ingrid J. Paredes, Christian Tabedzki, Nicholas Ngai, Joanne  Horng, Mercedes Wu, Shriram Sundarraj
RTA mentor: Laura Gunderson

Pharmaceutical Engineering: Optimization of a pharmaceutical formulation
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Michelle Bai, Melissa Gordon, Amolika Gupta, Aditya Kommi
Advised by Dr. Bill Engisch (Rutgers)Sarang Oka
RTA mentor: Daniel Hillman

Robotic Hand in Motion Using Arduino-Controlled Servos
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Nicholas Bonini, Nithya Iyer, David Kim, Katherine Mathison, Lauren Wellons
Advised by Dr. Kang Li (Rutgers), Dr. William Craelius, Mohit Chaudhary, Julian Hsu
RTA mentor: Mary Reiter

Smart Cane
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Whitney Huang, Hunter McNamara, Diana Molodan, Amol Pasarkar, Rachel Rizzo
Advised by Joe Mirizio, Daniel Moskowitz, Nicholas LoFaso
RTA mentor: Laura Gunderson

Smart Pick Bins for Reinforcement Steel Installation in Silver Line
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Nelson Dong, Benjamin Mazel, Steven Viola
Advised by Scott Steurer, Wanda Duran
RTA mentor:
 Taylor Au

Soaring to Spec: Designing a Concept Aircraft for Cargo Deployment
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Yunseok Choi, Robert Cohen, Trisha Datta, Sumita Rajpurohit, Navin Rao
Advised by Jonathan Holzsager, Jeet Panchal, Jim Vigani
RTA mentor: Maya Saltzman

Strength Testing of Hybrid Carbon Composites for Automotive Structures
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Michael Capasso, Anthony Polo, Stephanie Tu
Advised by Dr. Assimina Pelegri (Rutgers), Max Tenorio
RTA mentor: Mary Reiter

The Next Step in Computing: Wearable Devices
Final Paper
Final Presentation

Rupesh Chinta, Roland Fong, William Kang, Isabel Murdock, Quinn Williamson
Advised by Victor Kaiser-Pendergrast
RTA mentor: Anthony Yang