Best Poster Awards

Spring 2021 Honors and Undergraduate Research Scholars Best Poster Award Winners

1st Place: Investigating Water Usage Patterns tied to California State Water Project
Student: Xiaoqing Wu
Mentor: Prof. Indrani Pal

Department: Mathematics

2nd Place: Data-Driven Indoor Localization in the Internet of Things
Student: Shervorn Mathews
Mentor: Prof. Li Geng
Department: Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering Technology


1st Place: Evaluating Science Gateways for Accessible Design
Student: Ashley Varon
Mentor: Prof. Noreen Whysel
Course: COMD 3562: UX & UI Design


1st Place: The Effects of Late Spring Frost on Forest & Landscape
Health of the Black Rock Forest, New York
Students: Oliver Imhans & Caroline Eco
Mentor: Prof. Aaron Davitt
Department(s): Electrical Engineering Technology & Mathematics

2nd Place: Downscaling Methodology for Satellite Land Surface Temperature
Over Urban Environments
Students: Naved Khan & Ruben Vecino
Mentors: Abdou Bah, Reginald Blake, & Hamidreza Norouzi
Grant-Funded Project: National Science Foundation Improving Undergraduate Stem Education (IUSE GEO Grant # 2023174)


Dr. Jean Hillstrom Interdisciplinary Research Award
Flooding Effects on China and Indonesia
Students: Yujie Li, Yuxuan Zhao, Junhao Tan, Allan Zhu, Denny Caisaguano & Tanvir Hossein
Mentor: Prof. Abdou Bah
Course: PHYS1002ID: An Introduction to the Physics of Natural Disasters