Office of Research
Graduate Student Research Fellowship Program
Purpose: This program provides summer stipend support to outstanding graduate students. Stipend support of $3,000 will be provided. The number of applications submitted through each graduate program is limited, and there is a requirement for a pre-review by the department/college of the applicant. Applications will only be accepted from the graduate programs. Students may not apply directly.

Awardees:
Name College Major Title
Arts & Humanities Category
Adkins, Maurice McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S History Pride and Exclusion: The history of African-American higher education in North Carolina, 1865-1932
Latessa, Amy College of Design, Art, Arch, & Planning School of Arch & Interior Design Reading modern & contemporary Ethiopian artists: ancient memories, cultural progenies, and migratory hybridity in a global village
Motz, Christopher McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Classics Knowledge networks and workshop construction in the Western Roman Empire
Tsiolaki, Efthymia McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Classics Regional pathways to social complexity: Pylos in the Neolithic and Bronze Age
Behavioral and Social Sciences Category
Diko, Stephen College of Design, Art, Arch, & Planning School Of Planning Institutional barriers to planning for urban greenspaces in the Kumasi metropolis of Ghana
James-Kangal, Neslihan McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Psychology Exploring conflict in emerging adults' romantic and sexual relationships
Li, Shaobo College of Business COB Q.A. & Info System Protecting point-of-sale marketing data from identification
Nalepka, Patrick McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Psychology Robot-led learning of a joint strategy for a cooperative sheepherding task
Sidol, Craig McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Psychology Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Illness Severity among Pediatric Emergency major Patients
Engineering Category
Bagheri, Behrad CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science Other Mechanical and Materials Engineering Fleet based asset life prediction and performance assessment in multi-regime working environment
Devarakonda, Surendra CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science Other Mechanical and Materials Engineering In-vitro evaluation of enhanced heat transfer, thermal dose and lesion area using gold nanoparticles during hifu thermal ablation
Ganesh Kumar, Vijaya CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science CEAS - Aerospace Systems Investigation of rotating detonation phenomenon in a hollow combustor
Jin, Yan CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science Other Mechanical and Materials Engineering Efficiency improvement of polymer solar cells by graphene and correlation with polymer morphology
Sathyan, Anoop CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science CEAS - Aerospace Systems A unique imaging based optimization for resource allocation
Subramaniam, Dhananjay CEAS - College of Eng & Appl Science CEAS - Aerospace Systems Assessment of aortic wall stress patterns in patient-specific normal and diseased aortae using flow-structure interaction simulations
Life Sciences Category
Bermudez, Mei-Ling College of Medicine Environmental Health Intervention in the THY1-ASYN mouse model of Parkinsons disease
Brown, Nicholas College of Medicine Cancer and Cell Biology Determining the therapeutic efficacy of targeting the ron receptor in castration resistant prostate cancer
Kim, Stephani College of Medicine Environmental Health Informal electronic waste recycling: Exposures and impacts on adverse birth outcomes
Makinson, Ryan College of Medicine Psychiatry Impact of intrauterine inflammation on medial prefrontal cortex-dependent function
Pandey, Raghav College of Medicine Cancer and Cell Biology Regulation of mitochondrial function and oxidative phosphorylation by MIR-1825 promotes cardiomyocyte proliferation and improves cardiac function post ischemic injury
Rosselot, Andrew College of Medicine Molecular & Cellular Physiology Age related changes to the coupling of circadian rhythms to the cell cycle
Physical Sciences Category
Wellala, Nadeesha McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Chemistry Nickel-catalyzed decarboxylative trifluoromethylation as an inexpensive method to synthesize fluorinated chemicals
He, Jie McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Chemistry Multiplex and microfluidic plasmonic biosensor for DNA detection
Lotito, Matteo McMicken College of Arts & Science A&S Physics Geometric constraints on n=2 SCFTS


Questions:
Email Dawn.ONeill@uc.edu with questions.