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Techxpo 2017 Winners

Civil Engineering

Poster

Design-Build DBIA and ASC Competition

Sam Larson, Alexx Williams, Chance Sparrow, Emily Coobs, Tyler Airth, Brandon Karnath

Booth & Teen Choice Award

Mouth of the Columbia River - Jetty A Rehabilitation

Carlos Martinez, Jacob Nistler, Kenneth Hunter, Shandy Holm, Kendra Jackson, Katherine Schuler

Biological Sciences

Poster

Using CRISPR Technology to Knock out Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription (STAT) Genes

Luke Domanico, Lydia Dupuis

Booth

Restoration Management Database

Joao Nascimento

Mechanical Engineering

Poster

116 Generating Antimicrobial Surfaces with Electrospinning

Sowmya Sudhakar

Booth

Fabrication of Aligned Fibers on Nonconductive Substrates

Zach Burckhard

Poster

GeoWrite - A Digital Geographic Notebook App

Jonathan Dupuis

Booth

Stronghold Defensive Firearms Training

Alex Perry

Environmental Engineering

Booth

Improving Evaporation Rates in Contaminated Water Bodies with Carbon Foam Structure

Emma Wooldridge, Madison Cyr, Matthew Kilsdonk, Shyla Allred

Poster

140 Acid Rock Drainage Treatment using Membrane Distillation: Impacts of Chemical-Free Pretreatment on Scale Formation, Pore Wetting, and Product Water Quality

Eric Hull

Statistics

Poster

141 Regression on Feeder Cattle EPDs

Brockton Butcher

Mathematical Sciences

Poster

146 Boundary-value Problems in Electrostatics

Chau Duc Minh Ha

Occupational Safety & Health

Poster

148 Noise Monitoring of Underground Jackleg Drills

Travis Oakason, Ryan Stemple

Industrial Hygiene

Poster

149 An Assessment of ftir Method for Crystalline Silica Analysis

Siobhan Wock

Booth

150 A Pilot Study Examining the Effect of Head Protection Weight on Muscle Loading in the Cervical Spine

Sophie Hegg

Mining Engineering

Poster

151 Characterization of Granite & Subsequent Ground Control Management Plan at Orphan Boy Mine - Butte, Montana

Emily Rose

Materials Science PhD

Poster

153 Electrical Characterization of Novel Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cell Material

John P. Murphy

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Poster

155 Surface Sulfonation of Electrospun Polystyrene Fibers

Molly Brockway

Software Engineering

Booth

159 Show Robbie 2

Jesse Lieberg, Logan Warner

Geological Engineering Poster

160 Supergene Mineralization of the Continental Pit, Butte, Montana

Kyle Eastman

Booth

165 Benefits of using Photogrammetry for Characterizing Underground Conditions

Elizabeth Russell

Drafting Technology

Booth

168 Innovations in 3D Scanning

Jeremy Hankel

Social Justice

Poster

171 Qualitative Approach with Discovery about Academic Motivation in Single-parent Students

Ravyn Scott

Sociology/Psychology

Poster

172 Psychological and Sociological Predictors for Healthy Cell Phone Use among College Students

Virginia Wait, Robert Shelton

Sociology

Poster

174 Social Groups, Social Polarization, and Social Bias among College Students

Tristan Aguilar

Gerontology

Poster

176 Qualitative Analysis: Seniors Share Technology Preferences and Interest to Learn

Kristine Jordan, Ravyn Scott, Shelley Booth, Joshua Ericson, Mary Catherine Hamm, Brian Strutzel

Construction Technology

Poster

177 Preconstruction: Design-Build Vehicle Maintenance Facility

Kelsey Lee

Geochemistry/Chemistry

Booth

183 Laboratory Exploring Geobiochemical Engineering and Natural Dynamics

Shanna Law, Cynthia Cree, Mallory Nelson, Renee Schmidt, James Foltz, Jordan Foster, Georgia Dahlquist

Poster

184 Microbial Effects on Hydrothermal Water Chemistry, Rabbit Creek, Yellowstone National Park

Shanna Law

Electrical Engineering

Booth

195 Educational LED Board

Ashtyn Aumueller, Tyana Rasmusan, Nathan Ericksen

Poster

199 Development of Autonomous Water Sampler for Hazardous Environments (located in lobby)

Abdullah Alangari, Tyler Fricks, Patrick Cote, Clyde Ellertson

200 Validation of Saturation Tolerant Data Processing Algorithm for the Impedance Measurement Box

Boston Ranney

Geophysical Engineering

Poster

202 Comparing Disturbed Acoustic Sensing to 3-Component Geophones

Nik Nesladek

Biomedical Engineering

Poster

204 Iron-Dropped Apatite Nanoparticles Delivered via Electrospun Fiber Mesh for Maximized Bacterial Killing by Bacteriophage

Jessica Gregory

Liberal Studies

Poster

205 Portrayal of Gender in 2015 Gaming

Lucas Stout, Melanie Wendt

General Engineering

Poster

206 Coaxial Melt Electrospinning

Nathan Sutton

Business & Information Technology

Poster

207 The Impact of Enterprise Systems on Mergers and Acquisitions in the Oil and Gas Industry

Erik Mason, Ashley Thompson, Chen Yang

Petroleum Engineering

Booth

208 Future Development of the Eagle Ford Shale Play within Lavaca County, Texas

Kyle Shepherd, Pierce Pendleton, Lee Fleming, Mackenzie McGrath, Adam Pederson

Poster

215 Strategic Development of Lavaca County, Texas

Rachael Wilford, Niel Humphreys, Drake House, Cole Carpenter, Ryan Parson