IUPUI Research Day 2015

 

A program book describing the Research Day 2015 events and posters is available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1805/9289.

Recent Submissions

  • Zhang, Xi; Song, Yiqing (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    ABSTRACT Background: Magnesium is a cofactor for hundreds of human enzymes and magnesium deficiency has been associated with cardiometabolic disorders. Although a panel of magnesium biomarkers are used to assess magnesium ...
  • Zhang, Jing; Guo, Xingye; Jung, Yeon-Gil; Li, Li; Knapp, James (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Pyrochlore lanthanum zirconate (La2Zr2O7) is a very promising candidate material for thermal barrier coating (TBC) applications. Layered microstructure was designed and prepared using air plasma spray to improve the thermal ...
  • Zhang, Baichuan; Saha, Tanay Kumar; Al Hasan, Mohammad (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Abstract—The entity disambiguation task partitions the records belonging to multiple persons with the objective that each decomposed partition is composed of records of a unique person. Existing solutions to this task use ...
  • Zhang, Yi; Zhang, Jing (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Nickel and iron based alloys are widely used as raw materials in 3D printing or additive manufacturing process. In direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) process, a primary 3D printing technique for metals, metallic powders ...
  • Zimet, Gregory D.; Fortenberry, J. Dennis (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Background: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a very common infection. High risk (HR) HPV types (particularly types 16 & 18) are causally implicated in many cancers, including cervical, anal, vaginal, vulvar, penile, and head ...
  • Williams, Katherine J.; Vodde, Cassandra R.; Hartman, Taylor D.; Stiffler, Deborah; Cullen, Deborah L. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Background: In the United States, 13% of infants routinely co-sleep with a caregiver, and 50% of infants share a bed with a caregiver for part of the night. Co-sleeping has been identified as a risk factor for infant death ...
  • Xiong, Xiwen; Wang, Gaihong; Tao, Rongya; Wu, Pengfei; Kono, Tatsuyoshi; Tong, Xin; Tersey, Sarah A.; Harris, Robert A.; Evans-Molina, Carmella; Mirmira, Raghavendra G.; Dong, X. Charlie (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Sirt6 is an NAD-dependent histone deacetylase, which is involved in multiple biological processes, including aging, DNA repair, and metabolism; however, it is unclear what its functions in pancreatic beta-cells are. The ...
  • Xuei, Xiaoling; McClintick, Jeanette; Liu, Yunlong; Edenberg, Howard J. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    The Center for Medical Genomics (CMG) provides Indiana researchers with next-generation sequencing, SNP genotyping, gene expression and epigenetics. We provide expertise in experimental design, carry out the procedures, ...
  • Williams, Jermell; Teitgen, Alicen; Minto, Robert E. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Echinacea purpurea is a widely used herbal supplement that is frequently taken to relieve cold symptoms; alkamides are believed to be the bioactive agent. Alkamides are natural products found throughout the Echinacea genus ...
  • Wu, Tong; Jahan, Suchana A.; Kumaar, Praveen; Tovar, Andres; El- Mounayri, Hazim; Zhang, Yi; Zhang, Jing; Acheson, Doug; Nalim, Razi (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Abstract This is a framework for optimizing additive manufacturing of plastic injection molds. The proposed system consists of three modules, namely process and material modeling, multi-scale topology optimization, and ...
  • Wise, Ryan J.; Pattar, Guruprasad R.; Xie, Jun; Phan, Anh-Danh T. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) is a blinding eye disease demanding prompt therapy. However, treatment with panretinal photocoagulation (PRP) can be painful thereby limiting its extent. In addition, compliance to ...
  • Yan, Bo; Lim, Cheolwoong; Song, Zhibin; Zhu, Likun (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    The performance of lithium ion battery (LIB) is limited by the inner polarization and it is important to understand the factors that affect the polarization. This study focuses on the polarization analysis based on realistic ...
  • Wu, Linmin; Zhang, Jing (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    LiCoO2 is a commonly used cathode material of Li-ion rechargeable batteries. In battery applications, crystal anisotropy and grain boundaries have large influence on ion diffusion properties. To improve the battery ...
  • Williams, Monica M. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Background: Social support has been shown to positively impact various aspects of health across the lifespan, including sexual health and well-being. While past research on sexual well-being has tended to focus on the ...
  • Watts, Thomasina; Henry-Anthony, Ronda (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    In the United States, Black American women tend to have more invasive types of breast cancer at a younger age than White American women, and also tend to have a higher mortality rates than White, Latina, and Asian-American ...
  • Wagle, Pragat (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    The pancreas is extremely important in various enzymatic activities, such as the production of numerous enzymes such as insulin. Pancreatic Cancer is an extremely deadly disease, which 40,000 people of the 46,000 diagnosed ...
  • Watkins, Darryl S.; Mendonca, Marc; Lossie, Amy; Zhou, Feng C. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Humans are exposed to low and mild doses of radiation frequently, ranging from the natural environment to medical procedures like x-ray and CT scans. Ionizing radiation of various doses has been known to cause not only ...
  • Wassen, Kelly A.; Lasiter, Sue (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Incident delirium is an acute confusion state that occurs during hospitalization, has a rapid onset of disturbed consciousness, and requires immediate intervention. Non-modifiable risk factors for incident delirium include ...
  • Villegas, Jhilari I.; Arendt, David H.; Johnson, Philip J. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Combat veterans, have higher instances of PTSD only about 7% of the US population will develop this pathology. The low ratio of individuals exposed to a traumatic event to individuals who develop PTSD (75%: 7%) highlights ...
  • Walters, Kamilah; Mehdiyoun, Nicole; Francis, Michael; Breier, Alan (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2015-04-17)
    Schizophrenia is a chronic and debilitating neuropsychiatric disease that occurs in approximately one percent of the population and is characterized by cognitive deficits, including difficulties with abstract thinking, ...

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