Undergraduate Research and Independent Study Projects:
Thomas Dickerson, Generating Crystal Lattices with the
Octahedral Symmetry Group, Fall 2010-present
Mary Spuches, Design Optimization for DNA nanostructures,
Jessica Adams and Kelsie King, Knotted Crystals in the Octet
Truss, Fall 2010-present
Patrick Redmond, Monte Carlo Simulations and the Potts
Model, Summer–Fall 2008.
Hashimoto, Mathematical Models for Building Graphical
Complexes from DNA, Summer 2008.
Berry, A Closer Look at some NP-Complete Problems, Spring
Hamilton, Properties of Unit Rectangle Visibility Graphs,
with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Summer 2006 – Spring 2007.
Beaudin, Applications of the Potts Model Partition Function
and the Tutte Polynomial, with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Summer
2006 – Spring 2007.
Miller, Determining the Minimum Number of Tile Types Needed
to Form DNA Nanostructures, with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan,
Summer 2006 – Spring 2007.
Christopher Jennings, Spring Embedded Graph Drawing for
Netlist Layout, with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Summer 2006-Fall
Walker, Determination of Strand Numbers for DNA
Nanoconstructs, with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan and Dr. Doug
Green, Spring 2006.
Walker, Algorithms for Constructing Phylogenetic Trees,
Lewis, Spring Embedded Graph Drawing for Netlist Layout,
with Dr. Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Spring 2004 – Summer 2006.
Michele Fretta, Modeling the Genetics of Language Trees,
Coulter, Predicting the Outcomes of Tennis Matches, Spring
Danyow, Network Simulation development, Spring 2004.