Intel Undergraduate Research Program Fall 2007

Participants and Faculty Advisors

Christine Avanessians

EECS Major
Project Title: Model-Based Design of Embedded Systems
Faculty Advisor: Professor Edward Lee
Graduate Student Mentor: None


Patricia Fong

EECS Major
Project Title: Contact resistance in nanoscale MOSFETs
Faculty Advisor: Professor Tsu-Jae King Liu
Graduate Student Mentor: Reinaldo Vega


Pieran Gao

Physics Major
Project Title: Application of Statistical Machine Learning to Rule Based OPC
Faculty Advisor: Professor Avideh Zahkor
Graduate Student Mentor: None


Pamela Lee

EECS Major
Project Title: Fast Simulation for the Low Bit Error Regime of Sparse Graph Codes
Faculty Advisor: Professor Martin Wainwright
Graduate Student Mentor: Lara Dolecek


Ingrid Liu

EECS Major
Project Title: Visualization of Topics in Online News
Faculty Advisor: Professor Laurent El Ghaoui
Graduate Student Mentor: Brian Gawalt


Christine Lo

EECS Major
Project Title: Finding Gene Regulatory Pathways using Genotypes and Gene Expression Data
Faculty Advisor: Professor Richard Karp
Graduate Student Mentor: Bonnie Kirkpatrick


Albert Mach

BioE Major
Project Title: Point of Care Microfluidic Device for Assay Diagnostics
Faculty Advisor: Professor Luke Lee
Graduate Student Mentor: Joshua Tanner Nevill


Gail Hernandez

Chem Major
Project Title: Characterization of the Galvanic Displacement of Platinum onto Silicon
Faculty Advisor: Professor Roya Maboudian
Graduate Student Mentor: TBA


Priyanka Reddy

EECS Major
Project Title: Design and Testing of Assembled Micro Rubber Bands
Faculty Advisor: Professor Laurent El Ghaoui
Graduate Student Mentor: Sarah Bergbreiter


Deepa Mahajan

EECS Major
Project Title: TBA
Faculty Advisor: Professor Kris Pister
Graduate Student Mentor: Vahab Pournaghshband


Linda Yiwen Sha

Econ/CS Major
Project Title: Visualization of Topics in Online News
Faculty Advisor: Professor Laurent El Ghaoui
Graduate Student Mentor: Onureena Banerjee


Helen Tran

Chemical Eng Major
Project Title: Characterization of Nanogap formation for scaled NEMS and MEMS
Faculty Advisor: Professor Tsu-Jae King Liu
Graduate Student Mentor: Donovan Lee