Undergraduate Research

Students and Presentations

  1. Student: Krystal Collins (Fall 2014). Title: Practice Makes Perfect in Manufacturing Operations. Presentation:  Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Annual Technical Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker.
  2. Student: Anthony Cloutier (Fall 2014). Title: Roman Numeral Calculator and Converter: An Android App. Presentation:  Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Annual Technical Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker.
  3. Student: Brandi Wood (Fall 2014). Title: Do You Want This Job or Does This Job Want You? Presentation:  Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Annual Technical Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker.
  4. Student: Breann Pinley (Fall 2014). Title: Excuse You!! --- Effective Scheduling Practices Allowing for Unpredictable Interruptions. Presentation:  Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Annual Technical Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker.
  5. Student: Stephanie Bayne (Spring 2013). Title: Going to the Game: What Drives Attendance at Baseball Games. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  6. Student: Bobby Carnes (Spring 2013). Title: Going to the Game: What Drives Attendance at Baseball Games. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  7. Student: Bailey Sinnett (Spring 2013). Title: Going to the Game: What Drives Attendance at Baseball Games. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  8. Student: Danny Somers (Spring 2013). Title: Going to the Game: What Drives Attendance at Baseball Games. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  9. Student: Tabitha Heaton (Spring 2013). Title: Miquel’s Circles, Triangles, Points and More. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  10. Student: Stephanie Bayne (Spring 2013). Title: Miquel’s Circles, Triangles, Points and More. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2013 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  11. Student: Laura Asaro (Spring 2014). Title: Phytoplankton Model. Presentation: Joint Mathematics Meetings 2014. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  12. Student: Danny Somers (Spring 2014). Title: Predicting the Unpredictable Bounce. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Nick Jacob
  13. Student: Stephanie Duncan (Spring 2014). Title: The Senior’s Dream. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2014. Advisor: Dr. Nick Jacob
  14. Student: Kendall Dobbs (Spring 2014). Title: Mathematics Efficacy: Is a Math Class Hard? Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  15. Student: Stephanie Bayne (Spring 2014). Title: A Teacher’s Perspective: The Impact of Common Core. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  16. Student: Matt Garner (Spring 2014). Title: A Teacher’s Perspective: The Impact of Common Core. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  17. Student: Vikki Orso (Spring 2014). Title: A Teacher’s Perspective: The Impact of Common Core. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  18. Student: Stephanie Duncan (Spring 2014). Title: Curriculum Integration and the Mathematics Classroom. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  19. Student: Kendra Parker (Spring 2014). Title: Jacobi vs. Gauss-Seidel. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  20. Student: Stephanie Bayne (Spring 2014). Title: A Teacher’s Perspective: The Impact of Common Core. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  21. Student: Danny Somers (Spring 2014). Title: Fumble! The Unpredictable Bounce of a Football. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  22. Student: Bailey Sinnett (Spring 2014). Title: Successful States of Successful Schools. Presentation: MAA OK-AR 2014 Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Well
  23. Student: Karina Chavez (Summer 2014). Title: A Teacher’s Perspective: The Impact of Common Core. Presentation: 2014 OCTM Conference. Advisor: Dr. Mary Harper
  24. Student: Janne’ Klassen (Fall 2013). Title: Solving the Fibonacci Sequence Using Matrix Techniques. Presentation: Annual Technical Meeting of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  25. Student: Krystal Brantley (Fall 2013). Title: Gradient, Divergence and Curl. Presentation: Annual Technical Meeting of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  26. Student: Anthony Cloutier (Fall 2013). Title: A Base Converter/Calculator Application - Preliminary Analysis. Presentation: Annual Technical Meeting of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  27. Student: Michael Cain (Fall 2013). Title: Running As Fast As You Can!. Presentation: Annual Technical Meeting of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  28. Student: Aubrey Painter (Fall 2013). Title: Representing Integers as Sums and Differences of Squares. Presentation: Annual Technical Meeting of the Oklahoma Academy of Science 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  29. Student: Joshua Crittenden (Spring 2013). Title: Random Number Generators – The Linear Congruential Method. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, 2013; ECU Honors Showcase, 2013; and Successfully Defended Honors Thesis, 2013. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  30. Student: Erin Fixico-Mitchell (Fall 2012). Title: The Ancestry of a Language: Exploring Glottochronology. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Fall Annual Technical Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  31. Student: Austin Wood (Fall 2012). Title: A Survey of Quaternions. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Fall Annual Technical Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  32. Student: Joey Pavlovich. Title: The Mathematics and Application of Quarterback Ratings. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Fall Annual Technical Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  33. Student: Joshua Crittenden. Title: Random Number Generation: Part I. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Fall Annual Technical Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  34. Student: Ashley Cardwell. Title: The Mathematical Modeling of Golf. Presentation: ECU Honors Presentation, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Andrei Ghenciu.
  35. Student: Joshua Crittenden (Spring 2012). Title: Prime Numbers in Cryptography. Presentation: TORUS Conference, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  36. Student: Scott Brian (Fall 2011 and Spring 2012. Title: Remote Sensing. Presentation: Society of Physics Students’ Meeting, 2011 and OK-AR MAA Sectional Conference, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  37. Students: Kaleb Gordon, Erin Fixico-Mitchell, Jeffery Spears, Tabitha Heaton (Spring 2012). Title: Graph Theory. Presentation: OK-AR MAA Sectional Meeting, 2012. Advisors: Dr. Andrew Wells and Dr. Andrei Ghenciu
  38. Students: Bobby Carnes, Simmon Harjo, Christopher Eckler (Spring 2012). Title: Cryptography. Presentation: OK-AR MAA Sectional Meeting, 2012. Advisors: Dr. Andrew Wells and Dr. Andrei Ghenciu
  39. Student: Alyssa Eickenhorst (Spring 2012). Title: Fourier Transforms. Presentation: OK-AR MAA Sectional Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Heather Hannah
  40. Student: Janne’ Klassen (Spring 2012). Title: Using LaPlace Transforms to Solve PDEs. Presentation: OK-AR MAA Sectional Meeting, 2012. Advisor: Dr. Heather Hannah
  41. Student: Janne’ Klassen (Fall 2011). Title: New Derivative. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, 2011. Advisor: Dr. Heather Hannah
  42. Student: Ashley Cardwell (Fall 2011). Title: The Mathematics of Hyperthermia as a Treatment Option for Tumors. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Science Meeting, Durant, OK. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  43. Student: An Qi Ho (Fall 2011). Title: Studying Interactions Between Healthy Cells and Cancer Cells Using Nonlinear Difference Equations. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, Lawton, OK. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  44. Student: Cody Barlow (Fall 2011). Title: Fuzzy Logic. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, Lawton, OK. Advisor: Dr. Heather Hannah
  45. Student: Laura Johnson (Fall 2011). Title: Analytic Geometry. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, Lawton, OK. Advisor: Dr. Andrei Ghenciu
  46. Student: Jessica Stettler (Fall 2011). Title: Vector and Tensor Analysis. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day, Lawton, OK. Advisor: Dr. Heather Hannah
  47. Students: Cody Barlow, Jessica Stettler, Jeffery Spears, Erin Fixico, Laura Johnson, Kaleb Gordon, Tabitha Heaton (Summer 2011). Title: Teaching a Crytography Lesson to High School Students. Presentation: Oklahoma Council for Teachers in Mathematics (OCTM) Conference, Oklahoma City, OK. Advisor: Dr. Andrew Wells
  48. Student: Jing Chen (Spring 2011). Title: Numerical Solution of Stochastic Differential Equation (SDE) in Financial Mathematics. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2011 (tentative). Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  49. Students: Jessica Pitts, Cody Barlow, Jeffery Spears (Spring 2011). Title: ECU Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program (Phase-I). Presentation: Noyce Midwest Regional Conference, Indianapolis, IN and Noyce PI Conference, Washington, DC. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  50. Student: Sarah Newell (Spring 2011). Title: Inverted Algorithmic Analysis. Presentation: OK-AR Sectional Meeting of MAA 2011. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  51. Student: Matthew Donica (Spring 2011): Title: Calculating Prime Numbers of Length Six or Higher Using the C++ Programming Language. Presentation: Texas Oklahoma Research Undergraduate Symposium (TORUS) Conference 2011. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  52. Student: Checed Rodgers (Spring 2011): Title: "Granting Certiorari" - A Mathematical Model for Supreme Court Acceptance of Appealed Cases. Presentation: Texas Oklahoma Research Undergraduate Symposium (TORUS) Conference 2011. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  53. Students: Jason Bucy, Nicholas Nottingham, Jeffery Spears, Tomas Tillery (Fall 2010 and Spring 2011). Title: Modeling Interactions Among Healthy Cells, Tumor Cells and Medicine in Mice Using Nonlinear Differential Equations. Presentation: Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics (CURM) Spring Research Conference 2011 at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah and Oklahoma Research Day 2011. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  54. Student: Brad Paddock (Fall 2010). Title: Illusions in Optical Illuminence. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Science Meeting 2010. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  55. Student: Whitney McDaniel (Fall 2010). Title: Measuring Cardiac Output: The Analysis of Dye-Dilution Data. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Science Meeting 2010. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  56. Student: Sarah Morris (Fall 2010). Title: Linear Algebra and Buffaloes. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Science Meeting 2010. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  57. Student: Charles Southerland (Fall 2010 and Spring 2011). Title: Program Derivation of Matrix Operations in Galois Field. Presentation: Oklahoma Academy of Science Meeting 2010 and Oklahoma Computing Conference 2011. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  58. Student: Jing Chen, Linh Nguyen and Thinh Tran (Spring 2010, Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 ). Title: Modeling Interactions among Healthy Cells, Tumor Cells and Medicine in Mice Using Nonlinear Difference Equations. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2010. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  59. Students: Matthew Donica, Kaleb Gordon, Laura Johnson and Jessica Pitts (Fall 2009 and Spring 2010). Title: Modeling Interactions Among Fish, Fishermen and Fish-Eating Birds. Presentation: Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics (CURM) Spring Research Conference 2010 at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, Oklahoma Research Day 2011, Texas Oklahoma Research Undergraduate Symposium (TORUS) Conference 2011 and MAA OK-AR Sectional Meeting. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  60. Student: Brandan Rosa (Spring 2009 and Summer 2009). Title: Studying Stability of Nonlinear Dynamical System using Linearization Technique and Lyapunov Function. Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2009 and MAA OK-AR Section Meeting 2010. Advisor Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  61. Student: Brandan Rosa (Fall 2008), Title: Some Preliminaries Towards Chaos, Presentation: ECU Math Club, Oklahoma Research Day 2008, MAA OK-AR Section Meeting 2009. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  62. Student: Jacob Gammill (Spring 2008), Title: Equilibrium Stability Criteria for Nonlinear Dynamical System, Presentation: ECU Math Club, Oklahoma Research Day 2008. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand
  63. Student: Vanessa Canfield (Spring 2007), Title: The Golden Ratio, Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  64. Student: Jennifer Nicholson (Fall 2006), Title: Proofs of Correctness: Least Common Multiples, Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2006. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  65. Student: Marion Magee (Fall 2006), Title: Proofs of Correctness: Greatest Common Divisors and Integer Division, Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2006. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  66. Student: Vanessa Canfield (Fall 2006), Title: Fibonacci Numbers, Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2006. Advisor: Dr. Anita Walker
  67. Student: Rebekah Rogers (Summer and Fall 2006), Title: Bacteria, Nutrient and Medicine in Human Body, Presentation: Oklahoma Research Day 2006. Advisor: Dr. Robert Ferdinand

Pictures

Brandan Rosa: ECU Academic Excellence Day 2009

CURM Group Hangs Out Before Their Talk at the Conference

Kaleb Gordon and Matthew Donica Presenting at CURM Conference

Jessica Pitts and Laura Johnson Presenting at CURM Conference

 

Matthew Donica at TORUS 2011

 2010-2011 ECU CURM Group

Nick Nottingham and Tomas Tillery at CURM 2011 Spring Conference