As part of their studies, undergraduate and graduate students have opportunities to take part in research. Whether it is independent work as part of their program of study, or collaborating with faculty on research projects, students are encouraged to publish their work.

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Submissions from 2015

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Novel Aqueous Fabrication and Characterization of Gold Coated Cobalt Nanoparticles, Geoffrey N. Manani, Ryan T. Spidle, Anagh Bhaumik, Kartik Ghosh, Raja Ram Pandey, Charles C. Chusuei, Robert DeLong, and Adam K. Wanekaya

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The 2-Pyridylcyanoxime and its Complexes, Daniela C. Marcano, Sergei V. Lindeman, Monika Pyrkosz-Bulska, Elzbieta Gumienna-Kontecka, Attila Lengyel, Erno Kuzmann, Frank Röminger, and Nikolay N. Gerasimchuk

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Molecular dynamics at the endocytic portal and regulations of endocytic and recycling traffics, Hyoeun McDermott and Kyoungtae Kim

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Aptamer Nanoconjugates: New Tools for Molecular Imaging with Potential for Early Diagnosis of Pulmonary Emboli, J. W. McGreevy, R. Thomas, M. Hurst, C. Holder, C. Smith, A. Brodeur, J. J. Wang, and R. K. Delong

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Taxonomic biases of seven methods used to survey a diverse herpetofaunal community, Donald T. McKnight, Joshua R. Harmon, Jennifer L. McKnight, and Day B. Ligon

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The Spring-Summer Nesting and Activity Patterns of the Western Chicken Turtle (Deirochelys reticularia miaria), Donald T. McKnight, Joshua R. Harmon, Jennifer L. McKnight, and Day B. Ligon

A comparison of the flight initiation distances of male and female american bullfrogs (Lithobates catesbeianus) and green frogs (lithobates clamitans), Donald T. McKnight and Hunter J. Howell

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The omnivorous diet of the western chicken turtle (Deirochelys reticularia miaria), Donald T. McKnight, Anne C. Jones, and Day B. Ligon

Proposed Auxiliary boundary Stratigraphic Section and Point (ASSP) for the base of the Ordovician System at Lawson Cove, Utah, USA, James F. Miller, Kevin R. Evans, Raymond L. Ethington, Rebecca L. Freeman, James D. Loch, John E. Repetski, Robert L. Ripperdan, and John F. Taylor

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Formation of Self-Complementary Halogen-Bonded Dimers, Shalisa Oburn, Nathan Bowling, and Eric Bosch

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Characterization of the MPS I-H knock-in mouse reveals increased femoral biomechanical integrity with compromised material strength and altered bone geometry, Arin K. Oestreich, Mekka R. Garcia, Xiaomei Yao, Ferris M. Pfeiffer, Sabah Nobakhti, Sandra J. Shefelbine, Wang Yong, Amanda C. Brodeur, and Charlotte L. Phillips

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South Creek and Fassnight Creek Water Quality Assessment Springfield, Missouri, Marc R. Owen, Robert T. Pavlowsky, and Adam Mulling

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Final Report for Water Quality Monitoring and Load Reduction Evaluation from Detention Basin Retrofits in Springfield, Missouri, Marc R. Owen, Robert T. Pavlowsky, and Adam D. Mulling

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Nonpoint Source Bank Erosion and Load Reduction Assessment for the Wilson Creek 319 Riparian Corridor Easement Site, Greene County, Missouri: Final Report, Marc R. Owen, Robert T. Pavlowsky, and Karen Zelzer

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What is the Mass of α Cen B b?, Peter Plavchan, Xi Chen, and Garrett Pohl

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Detailed characterization of surface Ln-doped anatase TiO2 nanoparticles by hydrothermal treatment for photocatalysis and gas sensing applications, Rezwanur Rahman, Sean T. Anderson, Sonal Dey, and Robert A. Mayanovic

Evaluation of Graduate Nursing Students' Information Literacy Self-Efficacy and Applied Skills, D. Susie Robertson and Rhea Faye Felicilda

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A near synthesis of pre-Illinoian till stratigraphy in the central United States: Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri, C. W. Rovey and Trevor McLouth

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A phenotypic study of Botrytis bunch rot resistance in Vitis aestivalis-derived 'Norton'grape, Surya Sapkota, Li-Ling Chen, Kathleen Schreiner, Hui Ge, and Chin-Feng Hwang

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Genetic study of Botrytis bunch rot resistance in grapevine, Surya D. Sapkota, Li-Ling Chen, and Chin-Feng Hwang

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Effects of counter electrodes on photovoltaic performance of allsolid-state TiO2-based dye-sensitized solar cells, Mingwei Shang, Benjamin Liu, Zhenhua Dong, Zhenyu Dong, and Lifeng Dong

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Assessment of Variation In Age, Growth, and Prey of Freshwater Drum (Aplodinotus grunniens) In the Lower Missouri River, Robert C. Shields and Daniel W. Beckman

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On The Exchange of Hostility With Supervisors: An Examination of Self-Enhancing and Self-Defeating Perspectives, Bennett J. Tepper, Marie S. Mitchell, Dana L. Haggard, Ho K. Kwan, Heeman Park, and Heeman Park

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Onset of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Presenting with Diabetic Ketoacidosis Requiring Hospitalization in a 20-Year-Old Male: A Case Report, Kristin Tivener, Allan J. Liggett, and Darryl Mitchell

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Retromer: Structure, function, and roles in mammalian disease, Christopher Trousdale and Kyoungtae Kim

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Auditory sensory gating and performance on the Delis–Kaplan Executive Function System, M. Truelove-Hill and C. A. Yadon

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Activity Patterns of Ornate Box Turtles (Terrapene ornata) in Northwestern Illinois, Charles R. Tucker, Jeramie T. Strickland, Brian S. Edmond, David K. Delaney, and D. B. Ligon

Classic Isomeric 1, 2-and 2, 1-nitrosonaphthols are Oximes in Solid State and Solutions, Sergiy I. Tyukhtenko, Michael Hilton, and Nikolay N. Gerasimchuk

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A visual system for scoring body condition of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus), Shanmugasundaram Wijeyamohan, Kibby Treiber, Dennis Schmitt, and Charles Santiapillai

Preservice Teachers' Perceptions of their Literacy Practicum Experiences, Cynthia K. Wilson-Hail, Beth Hurst, Deanne Camp, and Jenna Laughlin

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Bullying affects more than feelings: the long-term implications of victimization on academic motivation in higher education, Adena Young-Jones, Sophie Fursa, Jacqueline S. Byrket, and James S. Sly

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Characterization of the promoter of Grapevine vein clearing virus, Yu Zhang, Carlos Angel, S Valdes, Wenping Qiu, and James Schoelz

Submissions from 2014

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Interspecific Hybrid Identification of Vitis aestivalis-derived 'Norton'-Based Populations Using Microsatellite Markers, Pragya Adhikari, Li-Ling Chen, Xu Chen, Surya Sapkota, and Chin-Feng Hwang

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Synthesis of high quality few layer graphene from the exfoliation of graphite, Jincheng Bai, Daniel Soden, and Lifeng Dong

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Insight into Tor2, a budding yeast microdomain protein, Katelyn Bartlett and Kyoungtae Kim

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Timing of First Annulus Formation in White Sucker Otoliths, Daniel W. Beckman and J. W. Calfee

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Determining a Relationship between a Newly Forming Sinkhole and a Former Dry Stream Using Electric Resistivity Tomography and Very Low-Frequency Electromagnetics in an Urban Karst Setting, James Berglund, Kevin Mickus, and Douglas R. Gouzie

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Copper oxide based nanostructures for improved solar cell efficiency, Anagh Bhaumik, A. Haque, P. Karnati, M. F. Taufique, R. Patel, and K. Ghosh

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Significant enhancement of optical absorption through nano-structuring of copper based oxide semiconductors: possible future materials for solar energy applications, Anagh Bhaumik, Austin M. Shearin, R. J. Patel, and Kartik Ghosh

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Probing the interaction at the nano-bio interface using raman spectroscopy: ZnO nanoparticles and adenosine triphosphate biomolecules, A. Bhaumik, A. M. Shearin, Robert K. Delong, Adam K. Wanekaya, and Kartik C. Ghosh

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Survival of invasive aquatic plants after air exposure and implications for dispersal by recreational boats, Lindsey Bruckerhoff, John Havel, and Susan Knight

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Dual orexin receptor antagonist 12 inhibits expression of proteins in neurons and glia implicated in peripheral and central sensitization, Ryan J. Cady, Jennifer E. Denson, L. Q. Sullivan, and Paul L. Durham

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Identification of sex and parasitism via pheromones by the Ozark zigzag salamander, Benjamin Dalton and Alicia Mathis

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Interaction of YOYO-1 with guanine-rich DNA, Shohini Ghosh Datta, Christopher Reynolds, Yugender K. Goud, and Bhaskar Datta

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Winter energetics of female Indiana bats Myotis sodalis, K. M. Day and Thomas Tomasi

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Validation of a computational docking methodology to identify the non-covalent binding site of ligands to DNA, Christos Deligkaris, Anthony Thomas Ascone, Kevin Joseph Sweeney, and Alan Jonathan Auentin Greene

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Temporal Transcriptional Regulation of IL-10-Induced Anti-Inflammatory Genes in LPS-Triggered Macrophages, A. F. Dillow, L. N. Cardwell, T. J. Smith, B. D. Groppe, B. A. Peterson, M. A. Sickman, and Brian K. Weaver

Botox for Overactive Bladders: A Look at the Current State of Evidence, Rhea Faye Felicilda and Kaitlin Backes

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Functions of EDS1-like and PAD4 genes in grapevine defenses against powdery mildew, Fei Gao, Ru Dai, Sharon Pike, Wenping Qiu, and Walter Gassmann

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Genetic Diversity and Tissue and Host Specificity of Grapevine vein clearing virus, Qiang Gao, Shae Honesty, Meilong Xu, Yu Zhang, and Wenping Qiu

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Surface roughness and critical exponent analyses of boron-doped diamond films using atomic force microscopy imaging: Application of autocorrelation and power spectral density functions, S. Gupta and G. P. Vierkant

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Geochemical mapping of Pb- and Zn-contaminated streambed sediments in southwest Missouri, USA, Melida Gutierrez, Shuo-Sheng Wu, and Jessica L. Peebles

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Facile Synthesis of Ag-Coated Cu2O Nanospheres for Improved Photocatalytic Activity, D. Hall, S. Mishra, Anagh Bhaumik, and Kartik Ghosh

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Resistance to desiccation in aquatic invasive snails and implications for their overland dispersal, John E. Havel, L. A. Bruckerhoff, M. Funkhouser, and A Gemberling

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Amputee Athletes, Part 1: Foundational Knowledge, Tona Hetzler, Doug Rempe, and Amy Smith

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Amputee Athletes, Part 2: Biomechanics and Common Running Injuries, Tona Hetzler, Doug Rempe, and Amy Smith

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Landmark learning by juvenile salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum), Whitney L. Heuring and Alicia Mathis

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Shifty salamanders: transient trophic polymorphism and cannibalism within natural populations of larval ambystomatid salamanders, D. M. Jefferson, M. Ferrari, S. Alicia Mathis, K. Hobson, Eric R. Britzke, Adam L. Crane, Andrew R. Blaustein, and Douglas P. Chivers

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Blog topic and word frequency: What differentiates between high and low powered blogs?, Cynthia Johnson, Erin M. Buchanan, and Kayla N. Jordan

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Structural and magnetic studies of Y3Fe5-5xMo 5xO12, Soma Khanra, Anagh Bhaumik, Y. D. Kolekar, Pawan Kahol, and Kartik Ghosh

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Coqui frog populations are negatively affected by canopy opening but not detritus deposition following an experimental hurricane in a tropical rainforest, Paul D. Klawinski, Ben Dalton, and Aaron B. Shiels

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Enhanced performance of ferroelectric-based all organic capacitors and transistors through choice of solvent, G. Knotts, A. Bhaumik, Kartik Ghosh, and S Guha

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Polarization switching characteristics of 0.5 BaTi0. 8Zr0. 2O3-0.5 Ba0. 7Ca0. 3TiO3 lead free ferroelectric thin films by pulsed laser deposition, Y. D. Kolekar, A Bhaumik, P. A. Shaikh, C. V. Ramana, and Kartik Ghosh

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Ontogeny of gonad and genital morphology in juvenile alligator snapping turtles (Macrochelys temminckii), Day B. Ligon, K. Backues, B. M. Fillmore, and D. M. Thompson

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Introducing an intergenerational relationship to improve engagement in aphasia therapy, Alana Mantie-Kozlowski and Helen Smythe

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Mechanical and hydrothermal stability of mesoporous materials at extreme conditions, Robert A. Mayanovic, Hao Yan, Adam Brandt, Zhongwu Wang, Manik Mandal, Kai Landskron, and William Bassett

Notes on the diets of seven sympatric snakes in the genera Agkistrodon, Nerodia, Sistrurus, and Thamnophis, D. T. McKnight, J. R. Harmon, J. L. McKnight, and Day B. Ligon

Shell and pattern abnormalities in a population of western chicken turtles (Deirochelys reticularia miaria). Herpetol, D. T. McKnight and Day B. Ligon

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The Volcanic Evolution of Cerro Uturuncu: A High-K, Composite Volcano in the Back-Arc of the Central Andes of SW Bolivia, Gary S. Michelfelder, Todd C. Feeley, and Alicia D. Wilder

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Nest-site selection among reintroduced Macrochelys temminckii, Jessica L. Miller, Denise M. Thompson, John Heywood, and Day B. Ligon

Estimating clutch size using eggshell fragments in depredated Macrochelys temminckii nests, Jessica L. Miller, Denise M. Thompson, and Day B. Ligon

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Sex ratios in naturally incubating Macrochelys temminckii nests, a species with type II temperature-dependent sex determination, J. L. Miller and Day B. Ligon

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Spatial use and selection of habitat in a reintroduced population of alligator snapping turtles (Macrochelys temminckii), D. B. Moore, Day B. Ligon, B. M. Fillmore, and S. F. Fox

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Aversive discrimination in employment interviews: Reducing effects of sexual orientation bias with accountability, Joel T. Nadler, Meghan R. Lowery, Jeff Grebinoski, and Robert G. Jones

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A Basic Monte Carlo Model of Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition Using Kinetic Theory, Hayley R. Osman and Saibal Mitra

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Benefits of optimal size conductor in transmission system, Ilham Osman, Mir Ashikur Rahman, Ahmed Rayhan Mahbub, and Ariful Haque

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Immigration Within the United States: Prevalence of Childhood Hearing Loss Revisited, Lindsay Pape, Kaitlyn Kennedy, Wafaa Kaf, and Zisansha Zahirsha

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A structural, magnetic, and Mössbauer study of the Dy2Fe17-xNbx solid solutions, B K. Rai, K S. Syed, S. R. Mishra, S. Khanra, and Kartik Ghosh

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Analysis of the rich frequency spectrum of KIC 10670103 revealing the most slowly rotating subdwarf B star in the Kepler field, Michael D. Reed, Heather M. Foster, J H. Telting, R H. Østensen, L H. Farris, R. Oreiro, and Andrzej Baran

The impact of ammonia inhalants on strength performance in resistance trained males, Scott Richmond, Adam Potts, and Joseph Sherman

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Synthesis and characterization of two cyanoxime ligands, their precursors, and light insensitive antimicrobial silver(I) cyanoximates, Courtney N. Riddles, Mark Whited, Shalaka R. Lotlikar, Korey Still, Marianna Patrauchan, Svitlana Silchenko, and Nikolay Gerasimchuk

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Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence of tris(2-phenylpyridine)iridium(III) in Water, Acetonitrile and Trifluoroethanol, Wesley D. Robinson and Mark M. Richter

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Effects of electrolytes on the photoelectric properties of TiO 2-based dye-sensitized solar cells, Mingwei Shang, Benjamin Liu, Zhenhua Dong, Zhenyu Dong, Qiong Sun, and Lifeng Dong

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Use of automated radio telemetry to detect nesting activity in ornate box turtles, Terrapene ornata, Charles R. Tucker, Thomas A. Radzio, Jeramie T. Strickland, Ed Britton, David K. Delaney, and Day B. Ligon

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Poly-acrylic and nucleic acid cobalt hexamine nanocomplexes: Characterization, RNase protection and inhibition of in vitro tumorigenicity in soft agar, Sindhuri Venuturumilli, John M. Dean, Miranda Hurst, and Robert K. DeLong

Effect of carbon nanotubes on plant growth and gas exchange using Arabidopsis thaliana, Rajeeva Voleti and D. Alexander Wait

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Sediment, Nutrient, and Bacterial Runoff from Biosolids and Mineral Fertilizer Applied to a Mixed Cool- and Native Warm-Season Grassland in the Ozark Mountains, Cody B . Wallace, Michael G. Burton, Steven G. Hefner, and Thomas A. DeWitt

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Acute Effects of Practical Hamstring Stretching: Implications for Clinical Practice in the Sports Medicine Setting, Aric Warren, Amanda B. Coble, Matthew S. O'Brien, Doug Smith, Amanda A. Wheeler, Tona Hetzler, and Joel T. Cramer

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Electrochemical method for analysis of cholesterol based on in situ synthesized graphene decorated with zinc oxide nanoparticles, Elli Watanabe, Ryan T. Spidle, Steven Caudle, Geoffrey Manani, Adam K. Wanekaya, and Amos Mugweru

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IL-10 inhibits LPS-induced expression of miR-147 in murine macrophages, Brian K. Weaver and L. N. Cardwell

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An examination of body tracing among women with high body dissatisfaction, Gail A. Williams, Danae Lisa Hudson, Brooke L. Whisenhunt, and Janis Crowther

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From membranes to organelles: emerging roles for dynamin-like proteins in diverse cellular processes, Michelle Williams and Kyoungtae Kim

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Verbal and behavioral cues: Creating an autonomy-supportive classroom, Adena Young-Jones, Kelly Copeland Cara, and Chantal Levesque-Bristol

Submissions from 2013

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Development of Techniques for the Fabrication of Micro- and Nano-batteries for Biomedical Applications, Vignai S. Akanapragada, Jacob Conner, Hayley Osman, and Saibal Mitra

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Post-fledging dispersal of Grasshopper Sparrows (Ammodramus savannarum) on a restored grassland in Maryland, Travis Anthony, Douglas E. Gill, Daniel M. Small, Jared Parks, and Henry F. Sears

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Nitrogen-doped graphene as catalysts and catalyst supports for oxygen reduction in both acidic and alkaline solutions, Jingcheng Bai, Qianqian Zhu, Zhexin Lv, Hongzhou Dong, Jianhua Yu, and Lifeng Dong

Mt. Suhora survey - Searching for pulsating m dwarfs. Ill, Andrzej S. Baran, M. Winiarski, M. Siwak, L. Fox-Machado, D. Kozieí-Wierzbowska, J. Krzesinski, M. Drózdz, and A. Winans

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Otolith annulus formation and growth of two redhorse suckers (Moxostoma: Catastomidae), Daniel W. Beckman and D T. Howlett

Implication of Yeast Dynamin-Related Protein Vps1 in Endocytosis and Organelle Fission, A Brummett, M Williams, J Hayden, and Kyoungtae Kim

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Effect of preceding rainfall on sediment, nutrients, and bacteria in runoff from biosolids and mineral fertilizer applied to a hayfield in a mountainous region, Michael G. Burton, Cody B. Wallace, S. G. Hefner, and T. A. DeWitt