# Summer 2011 Projects

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## Contents |

## Applied Mathematical Modeling

Data Assimilation For Fluid Dynamic Models Student Researcher: Regis Rutarindwa Faculty Mentor: Dr. Elaine Spiller | |

Using Blending and Rule-Based Forecasting to Predict Hourly Gas Flow Student Researcher: Curtis Stochl Faculty Mentor: Dr. George Corliss | |

Calculating the Effect of Competition on Survivability in Lake Tanganyika Ecosystem Using a Weighted (1,2)-step Competition Graph Model Student Researcher: Kehinde Faronbi Faculty Mentor: Dr. Kim Factor | |

Modeling the Kinetics of 99m-Tc-HMPAO in the Lungs of Rats Student Researcher: Paul Fitzgerald Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne Clough | |

Implementing Models of Fluid Flows to find the Ergodic Defect Student Researcher: Amanda Wert Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sherry Scott | |

Calculating the Effect of Competition on Survivability in the Ecosystem Using a Weighted (1,2)-Step Competition Graph Model Student Researcher: Andria Barraza Faculty Mentor: Dr. Kim Factor |

## High Performance Computing

Analysis of GPGPU Algorithms for Multiplying Large Matrices Student Researcher: Matthew Beine Faculty Mentor: Dr. Rong Ge |

## Embedded, Mobile, and Ubiquitous Systems

XINU Network Stack: A systematic Analysis Student Researcher: Jason Cowdy Faculty Mentor: Dr. Dennis Brylow | |

Concurrent Embedded Power Control Student Researcher: Matt Bajzek Faculty Mentor: Dr. Dennis Brylow. | |

XinUSB, a USB driver for Xinu Student Researcher: Anna Whitley Faculty Mentor: Dr. Dennis Brylow. | |

Gait Analysis Using Smartphones Student Researcher: Aaron Kanter Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed | |

Privacy Aware Complex Activity Recognition Student Researcher: Casey J. O'Brien Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed |

## Mathematics Education

Relational Thinking Strategies of Pre-Service Mathematics Teachers and Their Students Student Researchers: Kara S. Grier and Daysi Perez Faculty Mentor: Dr. Marta Magiera | |

Prospective K-8 Teachers Inductive Reasoning in the Context of Pattern-Related Problems Student Researcher: Daysi Perez Faculty Mentor: Dr. Marta Magiera | |

Generalizing and Justifying: Pre-Service K-8 Teachers' Strategies and Representations Student Researcher: Kara S. Grier Faculty Mentor: Dr. Marta Magiera |