Current Research Students

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2019-2020 Research Students

Dr. Arvedson's Graduate Assistant

Diane Lucero
Diane Lucero
PhD Candidate in Educational Leadership

Current Project: “NASA DIRECT-STEM Grant/2019 Annual Satellite and Education Conference”

Dr. Eshraghi's Research Group

Antonio Magana-Ceballos
Antonio Magana-Ceballos
Graduate Student in Mechanical Engineering

Current Research: “Numerical Simulation of Powder Bed Fusion Metal Additive Manufacturing”

Dr. Guo's Research Group

Isaac Cano
Isaac Cano
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research"Quality Assurance for MARS 2020 Planning Software"

Daniel Chou
Daniel Chou
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: "Quality of Service for Cloud Computing"

Gabriela Alvarado
Gabriela Alvarado
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: “Visualization of the Composition of Cloud Computing Services”

Nikita Aggarwal
Nikita Aggarwal
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: “Visualization of the Composition of Cloud Computing Services”

Margarita Nuridjanian
Margarita Nuridjanian
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research:"Visualization Tool for Cloud Computing Services (VTCCS)"

David San
David San
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research:"Visualization Tool for Cloud Computing Services (VTCCS)"

Ricky Vargas
Eduardo "Ricky" Vargas
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research:"Data Quality Assurance for Data Mining and Systems Health"

Justine West
Justine West
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: “Visualization for Composition of Cloud Computing Services”

Luyi Ren
Luyi Ren
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: “Data Pre-processing for Business Applications”

Hasanain Al Sabonchi
Hasanain Al Sabonchi
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: “Data Analysis Based on QA”

Dr. Li's Research Group

John Salguero
John Salguero
Graduate Student in Environmental Science

Current Research“Investigating Wildfire Trends over 30+ Years and its Relation to Climate Indices in the Contiguous United States”

Mariam Ayad
Mariam Ayad
Graduate Student in Environmental Science

Current Research: “Remote Sensing Analysis and Classification of Storm Water & Sewage Runoff in the Tijuana River"

Angelica Enriquez
Angelica Enriquez
Graduate Student in Environmental Science

Current Research“The Impact of Deforestation on Carbon and Water Resources in the Island of Borneo"

Jose Diego
Jose Diego
Graduate Student in Geology

Current Research: "Validation of SMAP in Continental Dry Summer and Continental without Dry Seasons"

 

Dr. Liu's Research Group

Angel Chavez
Angel Chavez
Graduate Student in Mathematics

Current Research: "Circular Chromatic Numbers and Fractional Chromatic Numbers"

Joyce Quon
Joyce Quon
Undergraduate Student in Mathematics

Current Research: “Density and Kappa Value of Integral Sequences and Coloring Parameters of Distance Graphs”

Mason Shurman
Mason Shurman
Undergraduate Student in Mathematics

Current Research: "Investigating the Chromatic Number of Kneser Graphs"

Dr. Lopez's Research Group

Edgar Chavez
Edgar Chavez
Undergraduate Student in Civil Engineering

Current Research: “Modeling Shortwave Flux Interactions with an Advanced Weather Generator AWE-GEN”

Isabel Escobar-Sanchez
Isabel Escobar-Sanchez
Graduate Student in Civil Engineering

Current Research: “Simulating Changes to Post-fire Hydrologic Components using ParFlow-CLM”

Joe Rosalez
Joe Rosalez
Undergraduate Student in Civil Engineering

Current Research: “Evaluating the Feasibility of a Decision Support System for Transportation Infrastructure Resiliency in Response to Extreme Weather Events”

Dr. Nerenberg Research Group

Cindy Garcia
Cindy Garcia
Undergraduate Student in Biochemistry

Current Research: “Developing Quantitative Model for Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus”

Danielle Wilkerson
Danielle Wilkerson
Graduate Student in Physics

Current Research"Advanced Electrostatic Potentials for Fixed-Charge Molecular Mechanics"

Dr. Pourhomayoun's Research Group

Kevin Marlis
Kevin Marlis
Graduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research"Emergent Behaviors in Complex Mixed Autonomy Mobility Systems"

Dr. Shen's Research Group

Joseph Iorio
Joseph Iorio
Undergraduate Student in Mechanical Engineering

Current Research: “Dynamic Soaring Trajectory Characterization of a Planetary Aircraft for Mars Exploration”

Dr. Terebey's Research Group

Jayden Butler
Jayden Butler
Graduate Student in Physics

Current Research“Physics and Chemistry of a Class 0 Protostar IRAS 16293-2422”

Cindel Lopez
Cindel Lopez-Sianez
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: "Gas Phase Abundances for the Protostar L1527"

Brandon Hilliard
Brandon Hilliard
Graduate Student in Physics

Current Research: “Analyzing the Velocity Structure of the Young Protostellar Disk and Collapsing Envelope Around Protostar L1527”

Dr. Ye's Research Group

Jessica Kromer
Jessica Kromer
Graduate Student in Geography

Current Research"Determining the Impacts of Precipitation Biases on the Surface Mass Balance over Greenland"

Michelle De Luna
Michelle De Luna
Graduate Student in Environmental Science

Current Research"Formationof Atmospheric River Moisture Conditions in the Tropical Latitudes"

 
Christian Pelayo
Christian Pelayo
Graduate Student in Geology

Current Research: “Validation of MISRV23 Fractionated AOD Against Speciated PM2.5 Ground Monitors Over California, 2001 to 2018"

Chelsy Salas
Chelsy Salas
Graduate Student in Environmental Science

Current Research: “Sensitivity of Global Land Atmosphere Coupling to Data Selection”

Sara Johnson
Sara Johnson
Graduate Student in Geography

Current Research: "Relationship between AIRS and SSM/I Water Vapor and TRMM Precipitation"

Anh Tran
Anh Tran
Graduate Student in Geography

Current Research: “Precipitation Trend in using TRMM Daily Precipitation Data from 1998-2014”

Dr. Zhong's Research Group

Pratyush Muthukumar
Pratyush Muthukumar
Undergraduate Student in Computer Science

Current Research: "A Time-Series Approach to Predicting Financial Trends with NLP"