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Recover Delaware: Digitization Check In

Held on Thursday, July 29, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. via Zoom, this meeting provided a recap of the July 14 Roundtable and an open conversation around the following topics:What promising digital…

From  Sarah Pragg on July 30th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Recover Delaware Roundtable #2

Presented by the Institute for Public Administration (IPA) in partnership with the Delaware Emergency Management Agency, Recover Delaware Roundtable sessions feature conversations on economic trends,…

From  Sarah Pragg on July 14th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

How to Get Your American Rescue Plan Funds!

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), an economic stimulus package aimed to help the country’s economy return to pre-COVID strength. On May 24,…

From  Sarah Pragg on June 10th, 2021 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Mediating Authority: Representations of the Police in Paris circa 1900, Jordan Hillman

Late-nineteenth century Paris was physically and legislatively shaped by the French state’s desire for public order in the wake of the Franco-Prussian War and Paris Commune, an ambition…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

2A: Sex Differences in Blood Pressure Variability in response to Sodium and Potassium Diets, Macarena Ramos Gonzalez

Elevated blood pressure variability (BPV), as indicated by natural fluctuations in blood pressure (BP), is associated with cardiovascular mortality. Understanding how different dietary components…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

2B: Mutations in the Meq oncoprotein of MDV may be selected based on innate immune and latent T-cell interactomes, Joseph Patria

The avian Alphaherpesvirus, Marek’s disease virus (MDV) emerged as a major pathogen of poultry industry by the 1960s and has remained a serious concern worldwide. MDV has high infectivity with…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

6A: Sea-ice loss amplifies summertime decadal CO2 increase in the western Arctic Ocean, Zhangxian Ouyang

Rapid climate warming and sea-ice loss have induced major changes in the sea surface partial pressure of CO2 (pCO2). However, the long-term trends in the western Arctic Ocean are unknown. Here we…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

2C: Photoresponsive miR-34a/Nanoshell Conjugates Enable Light-Triggered Gene Regulation to Impair the Function of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells, Megan Dang

Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is an aggressive disease that requires new interventions. A promising therapy is to introduce tumor suppressive miR-34a into TNBC cells. Unfortunately, naked…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

1B: Color spectral images from a coded grayscale snapshot using their underlying network structure, Juan F. Florez-Ospina

Spectral images (SIs) are a collection of images, where each image captures the scene of interest illuminated by light of a different color. Over the years, SIs have become a great asset in advancing…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

2A: Using Compositional Data Analysis to Understand How Physical Activity Affects Structural Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis, Dana Voinier

The role of physical activity (PA) in knee osteoarthritis (OA) remains unclear. Some studies found engaging in moderate-to-vigorous PA (MVPA) had no effect on knee OA, while others found MVPA was…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

3: When Things Fall Apart: academia, disruption, and a(nother) case for care, Nathan Thayer

What happens when the best laid plans fall apart? The events of the past year have disrupted all facets of daily life. The pandemic-driven crises has been a significant stress test on the academy;…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Poster: The Effect of Traumatic Stress on the Mu-Opioid Receptors and Connectivity Within Reward Circuits, Negin Mohammadmirzaei

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is often comorbid with opioid use disorder (OUD), but neurobiological mechanisms through which trauma exposure increases the susceptibility to OUD are…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

1A: Social Impact of Connectivity and Automation in Mobility, Ioannis Chremos

Connectivity and automation are two technologies that promise to make self-driving cars possible, transforming today's urban transportation system and revolutionizing mobility. Although there…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Social Media and Misleading Information in a Democracy: A Mechanism Design Approach, Aditya Dave

In the last few years, political commentators have highlighted that we live in a post-truth era, wherein the deluge of information available on the internet has made it extremely difficult to…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Exposing Regional Disunity: The Case of Cambodia in the South China Sea Conflict, Kathrin Reed

Despite being a small state in Southeast Asia, Cambodia occupies a central role in the international relations of the region. Conventionally, Cambodia’s foreign policy is explained as…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0