Spring 2021 Virtual Student Research Symposium

The Spring 2021 Virtual Student Research Symposium occured Thursday, April 1, 2021.

In an effort to keep our communities safe and following university COVID-19 protocols, the 2021 Ohio LSAMP Symposium was held online.

The Spring 2021 Virtual Student Research Symposium was held Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 1:00 - 3:00pm. The event featured five LSAMP Scholars research presentations and a panel discussion about undergraduate research. Almost 60 faculty, staff, students, and guests attended the virtual symposium.

2021 Virtual Symposium Presenters:

  • Camaryn Bennett (Miami University)
    • Title: "Adding Transient Bonds into Hyperelastic Models"
  • Annika Diaz (Ohio State University)
    • Title: "A Framework to Assess the Impacts of Renewable Energy Technology (FAIRET)"
  • Immaculee Ingabire, Aryanna Liddington, & Joshua Uy (Miami University)
    • Title: “Exploring the Potential of Phage Therapy”
  • Doria Lee (Central State University)
    • Title: “A Topological Space with Its Properties”
  • Aston Waitee III (Wright State University)
    • Title: “Zinc Deficiency Induced NFkB Activation Drives Sodium Chloride Co-Transporter Upregulation”

Undergraduate Research Panelists:

  • Keith Hohn, PhD (Miami University)
    • Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical, Paper, and Biomedical Engineering
  • Marcela Hernandez, PhD (Ohio State University)
    • Administrator Director, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
  • Tyra Robertson (Ohio State University)
    • 2nd year Biology Major
  • Matthew Estrada (Ohio State University)
    • 4th year Biology Major