Cleveland State University

Office of Research

2011-2012 Dissertation Research Award (DRA) - Award Recipients

Hande Argunsah
Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$5,000.00

Verification and validation test plans of Energy Storing Semi-Active Prosthetic Knee


Jessie Guidry Baginski
Urban Education
College of Education and Human Services
$5,000.00

The Hurricane Katrina volunteer experience: Inclusion into life Narratives of Young Adults


Priyanka Das
Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$10,000.00

Localization and ribosomal and non-ribosomal functions of protein L13a


Mehmet Ergezer
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$4,999.00

Oppositional Biogeography-based optimization


Italo M. Gonzalez
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$5,000.00

Soil structure interaction of Underground Rigid Box Structures


Atul Kumar
Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$5,000.00

Design of a morphologically-based first metatarsophalangeal joint hemiarthroplasty implant


Manik P. K. Maheswaram
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$5,000.00

Characterization of the crystalline/amorphous content in Pharmaceutical Materials by Dielectric Thermal Analysis and Differential Scanning Callorimetry


Satya Nandana Narla
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$5,000.00

Oriented Glyco-Macroligand for Efficient Proteomic Analysis of Influenza Virus Adhesions


Nikolas J. Neric
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$5,000.00

Raman Chemical Imaging and Multivariate Image Analysis for the Characterization of Biomaterials


Nick Pallas
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$4,997.00

Development of a Surface Plasmon Tunable Imaging Filter for Bioanalysis


Anthony Pizzuti
Urban Education
College of Education and Human Services
$5,000.00

Treatment outcomes of the summer treatment program for children with ADHD and COMORBID Mental Health Diagnosis


Mageswaran Prasath
Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$5,000.00

Hybrid dynamic stabilization: A biomechanical and computational assessment of adjacent and supra-adjacent levels


Tira Stebbins
Urban Education
College of Education and Human Services
$4,894.00

Effects of an Equine Assisted Activities Program on Youth with Emotional Disturbance


Irnya Tsarukyanova
Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$4,955.00

Role of post-translational protein modification in regulation of Giardia intestinalis cell cycle


Jennifer N. Williams
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$5,000.00

Synthesis and Characterization of Metal Complexes and Nanoparticle precursors for Probing Catalytic Chemistry


Chun Zeng
Department of Chemistry
College of Sciences and Health Professions
$5,000.00

The Role of Rnase L in kidney function


Honglei Zhang
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Washkewicz College of Engineering
$2,500.00

Byzatine Fault Tolerance for Distributed Applications