Previous Student Award Recipients 04-05

2004-05 Undergraduate Research Scholarships Recipients

William Engler
NC State University, Aerospace Engineering
The NASA Tumbleweed Rover

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Charlene Locklear
UNC-Pembroke, Chemistry & Physics
Fluids in O-g (EOG): A Study of the Mixing Properties of Fluids and Enzyme Acitivity in Reduced Gravity

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Joseph Estevez
NC Central University, Physics
Investigation of Isomer States in Heavy Nuclei for Potential Energy Source for Interstellar Space Journey: Excitation Studies of the Th-229 Isomer at the Duke University Free Electron (FEL) Facility"

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Danielle Goode
NC A&T State University, Electronics & Computer Technology
Water Vapor Profiling Using a Global Positioning System (GPS) Receiver

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Luke Davis
NC State University, Mechanical Engineering
Development and Analysis of a New Ultra Lightweight High Strength Metallic Matrix Composite

2004-05 Graduate Research Fellowship Recipients

Michael Hunter
Duke University, Mechanical Engineering
Nonlinear Techniques Used for Buckling Predictions in Slender Members with Applications to Space Structures

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Rebecca Israelnaim
NC State University, Aerospace Engineering
Wind Tunnel Study of an Adaptive Wing

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Christopher Murphy
NC A&T State University, Mechanical Engineering (Materials & Structures)
Analyzing & Improving Electro-Active Paper Sensors & Actuators

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Matthew Fleenor
UNC-Chapel Hill, Physics & Astronomy
Large-Scale Structure in the Horologium-Reticulum Supercluster

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Travis Garrett
NC A&T State University, Physics
Modeling Massive Black Hole Mergers for LISA

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Leroy Calder
UNC-Charlotte, Electrical Engineering
Use of Moderate Inversion Design Techniques for Micropower & Low Noise Data Converter Design

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Sid Becker
NC State University, Mechanical Engineering
Numerical Modeling of Bioconvection in Microgravity & Reduced Gravity Conditions

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Saeed Nojavan
NC State University, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Structures Using Electromagnetic Waves

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Celeste Yeates
UNC-Chapel Hill, Physics & Astronomy
Uncovering Low Amplitude Combination Frequencies in ZZ Ceti Stars

2004-05 Workforce Development Internship Recipients

Jeff Jones
Duke University , Mechanical Engineering
Goddard Student Internship Program

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Kevin Mabie
NC Central, Computer & Mathematics
Computational Modeling of Nuclear Isomer States in Heavy Nuclei
Jefferson Laboratory-Free Electron Laser Facility, Newport News , VA

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Stephen Rawson
Duke University , Mechanical Engineering
SSAI, NASA Goddard Aerospace Contractor

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Yugapriya Sivanesan
NC State University , Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Validation of the Hybrid Mesh Generator HARPOON for High Fidelity Computational Fluid Dynamics
Computational Engineering International Inc. (CEI), Morrisville , NC
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Miles Blanton
UNC-Chapel Hill, Astronomy
Structure, Energetics & Cluster Environments of Radio-Loud Galaxies
Use of Green Bank Telescope(GBT)
National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Green Bank, WV

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Gafar Flamin

NC A&T State , Mechanical Engineering (Materials & Structures)
An Innovative Computational Fluid Dynamics Solver Based on the Original Form of the Conservation Laws for Fluid Flows
NASA Langley Research Center

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Patrick Keistler
NC State, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Simulation of Turbulent Flows in Scramjets
NASA Langley Research Center †Keshia Leach
UNC-Charlotte, Electrical Computer Engineering
Performance of Analysis of Independent Component Analysis and Kalman Filtering in the Presence of Noise and Deterministic Disturbances
NASA/Johnson Space Center

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Keith McDaniel
NC State, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Development of Flamelet Models for Supersonic Combustion
NASA Langley Research Center †John Shelton
NC A&T State , Mechanical Engineering (Materials & Structures)
Analyzing & Improving Electro-Active Paper Sensors & Actuator/ Stiffnesses of Bio-inspired Membranes
NASA Langley Research Center

2004-05 Community College Transition Scholarship Recipients

Kenneth Bowen
NC State University , Civil Engineering
Lenoir Community College †David Driscoll
NC State University , Aerospace Engineering
Lenoir Community College

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