2005-06 Community College Transfer Scholarship Recipients

Philip B. Barrow
Durham Technical Community College
North Carolina State University
Mechanical Engineering

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Sabrina E. Fletcher
Fayetteville Technical Community College
University of North Carolina - Pembroke
Mathematics/Physics

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Stephen H. Hildebrand
Durham Technical Community College
North Carolina Centeral University
Electricity/Motors and Controls

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Ryan D. Schmizzi
Lenoir Community College
Surry Community College
North Carolina State University
Electrical Engineering

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Adam C. Smith
Richmond Community College
University of North Carolina - Pembroke
Mathematics

2005-06 Undergraduate Research Scholarship Recipients

Randall Bailey
NC A&T State University, Electronics & Computer Technology
Self-Recharging Batteries

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Nadezhda Gavrilova
NC Central University, Physics
Space Application of Nuclear Isomer States: Prelude of Gamma-Ray Laser

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Marquita Lilly
UNC-Pembroke, Chemistry & Biology
Production of Uricase, Purification and Crystallization

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Adrian Melson
Winston-Salem State, Computer Science
NASA Data Visualization

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David Gilliken
NC State University, Mechanical Engineering
Re-hydration of Diblock Copolymer Based Liposomes & Intravenous Transfusions In Microgravity

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James Powell
NC A&T State University, Electronics & Computer Technology
Theoretical Research on Basic Research in Electric Propulsion

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Dion Stallings
NC A&T State University, Electronics & Computer Technology
The Detection of Spoofed GPS Signals

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Jessie Yester
NC State University, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Investigating Signal transduction Elements Involved in the Rapid Regulation of Gravity Specific Gene Expression in Arabidopsis Roots

2005-06 Graduate Research Fellowship Recipients

Joshua Anderson
UNC-Charlotte, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Neural Network Control of Space Robotic Hand

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Aaron Cusher
NC State University, Aerospace Engineering
Development of an Inverse Method for Transonic Airfoils

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Travis Garrett
UNC-Chapel Hill, Physics
Modeling Massive Black Hole Mergers for LISA (Year 2)

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Kendra Johnson
NC A&T State, Information Technology
Graduate Fellowship for Global Positioning System/Inertial Navigation (GPS-IN) Research

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Rachelle Ornan
NC State, Ergonomics & Experimental Psychology
The Effects of Vertical Structure and Background on Judgments of Fronto-parallel Velocity in Visual Displays

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Eric Page
NC Central University, Chemistry
Analysis of Hazardous and Explosive Material by means of Neutron Activation Analysis (NAA)

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Rachel Rosen
UNC-Chapel Hill, Physics & Astronomy
Observations of Nonradial Oscillations in Radio Pulsars

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Sophia Santillan
Duke University, Mechanical Engineering
Analysis of Thin-Film Structure Behavior

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Patrick Van Vickle
NC State, Mechanical Engineering
Large Strain Polymer Fiber Sensors for Morphing Aerospace Structures

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Jamie Walls
NC A&T State, Electrical Engineering
Sensor and Information Fusion for Finding a Safe-landing Site on Foreign Planets

2005-06 Workforce Development Internship Recipients

Tamara Carter
NC A&T State
NASA/Langley Research Center
LARSS Summer 2005 Program

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Derek Howard
NC A&T State
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
NASA Academy

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Lynnae Quick
NC A&T State
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
NASA Academy

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Tommy Sebastian
NC State, Aerospace Engineering
NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
JPL 2005 Space Grant Internship Program

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Miles Blanton
UNC-Chapel Hill, Robert Byrd Telescope at Green Bank, WV
Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute, Rosman, NC
Structure and Energetics of the Central Galactic Lobe and the Superwind Bubbles

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Anna Broggan
NC State, Botany
NASA/Kennedy Space Center
Developing Plants for Human Life Support in Space: The Role of Inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate in Plant Responses to Hypobaric Pressure

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Michael Bynum
NC State, Aerospace Engineering
NASA/Langley Research Center
Study of the Heating Environment of the Mars Scientific Laboratory Entry Vehicle

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Travis Coleman
NC A&T State , Industrial Technology
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center , John Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Visual Obstacle Identification Robotics (VOIR)

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Anthony DeCaro
NC State, Aerospace Engineering
NASA/Langley Research Center
Aerocapture/Aerobraking on Martian Orbiting Assets

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Blake Lucas
NC State, Computer Engineering
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center , John Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
Visual Obstacle Identification Robotics (VOIR)

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Greg McGowan
NC State, Aerospace Engineering
NASA/Langley Research Center
Numerical Study of Wind Tunnel Effects on a Circulation Control Airfoil

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Jamie Wilson
NC State, Aerospace Engineering
NASA/Langley Research Center
Mars Tumbleweed Rover

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