Submissions from 2017

Drosophila Muller F Elements Maintain a Distinct Set of Genomic Properties Over 40 Million Years of Evolution, Wilson Leung, Vidya Chandrasekaran, Christopher Beck, Kristen R. Hatfield, Douglas A. Herrick, Christopher B. Khoury, Charlotte Lea, Christopher A. Louie, Shannon M. Lowell, Thomas J. Reynolds, Jeanine Schibler, Alexandra H. Scoma, Maxwell T. Smith-Gee, and Sarah Tuberty

Greater Attention to Relevant Emotion Due to Orbitofrontal Lesion, Verónica Mäki-Marttunen, Venla Kuusinen, Jari Peräkylä, Keith Ogawa, Maarja Brause, Antti Brander, and Kaisa M. Hartikainen

Student Focus: Mentoring for Leading Edge Research, Jim Pesavento

Impact of Regional Meteorology on Ozone Levels in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Sandra Rayne, Alan Gertler, Barbara Zielinska, Andrzej Bytnerowicz, Joel Burley, and Michael Kaplan

Augmented generalized happy functions, B. Baker Swart, Kristen Beck, S. Crook, C. Eubanks-Turner, H. G. Grundman, M. Mei, and L. Zack

Submissions from 2016

Educating Undergraduates on Lead Exposure as a Civic Issue, Steve Bachofer

Urban Environmental Issues Rebooted: A General Science Course Yields a Research Direction, Steve Bachofer

Undergraduate Research and Civic Engagement, Steve Bachofer, C. Maguire, and R. Sheardy


Entanglement as a Resource for Local State Discrimination in Multipartite Systems, Somshubhro Bandyopadhyay, Saronath Halder, and Michael Nathanson

Preparing Culturally Competent Teachers: An Empirical Study of Multicultural Education Strategies, Mark Barajas

Distal Humerus Morphology and Ecological Variation Among Gorilla Subspecies, Rhett Baynes and Rebecca Jabbour

Eventually Linear Partially Complete Resolutions Over a Local Ring with m4=0, Kristen Beck

Preparation of Outer Membrane Vesicles from Myxococcus xanthus, James E. Berleman, Marcin Zemla, Jonathan P. Remis, and Manfred Auer


Exopolysaccharide Microchannels Direct Bacterial Motility and Organize Multicellular Behavior, James E. Berleman, Marcin Zemla, Jonathan P. Remis, Hong Liu, Annie E. Davis, Alexandra N. Worth, Zachary West, Angela Zhang, Hanwool Park, Elena Bosneaga, Brandon van Leer, Wenting Tsai, David R. Zusman, and Manfred Auer

Ecomorphological Plasticity of Juvenile Fall-Run Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in Perennial and Ephemeral Streams, Heather L. Bowen and Michael Marchetti


Air Quality at Devils Postpile National Monument, Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, USA, Joel Burley, Andrzej Bytnerowicz, Monica Buhler, Barbara Zielinska, Donald Schweizer, Ricardo Cisneros, Susan Schilling, Jennifer Chapman Varela, Mark McDaniel, Michelle Horn, and Deanna Dulen

Periodic Free Resolutions from Twisted Matrix Factorizations, Thomas Cassidy, Andrew Conner, Ellen Kirkman, and W. Frank Moor

Tread That Water Line: Understanding Potential Dynamics Between Amphibian Phenotype Plasticity and Disease Susceptibility, David Chambers

Predicting invasiveness of species in trade: climate match, trophic guild and fecundity influence establishment and impact of non-native freshwater fishes, Jennifer G. Howeth, Crysta A. Gantz, Paul L. Angermeier, Emmanuel A. Frimpong, Michael H. Hoff, Reuben P. Keller, Nicholas E. Mandrak, Michael Marchetti, Julian D. Olden, Christina M. Romagosa, and David M. Lodge

Rhythmic Motion and Music Decreases Student's Physiological Stress During College Final Exams: An Experimental Study, M. Hutson and Mary McMahan true

Geographic Variation in Gorilla Limb Bones, Rebecca Jabbour and Tessa L. Pearman


The Predatory Life Cycle of Myxococcus xanthus, Ryan Keane and James E. Berleman

Construction of a Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Instrument for Characterizing & Improving Immobilized Radicals, Mark Lingwood

Hawaii as a Microcosm: Mitigating the Effects of Invasive Species on Nature and Society, Michael Marchetti

The conservation paradox of endangered and invasive species, Michael Marchetti and Tag Engstrom

Singlet Glycine Riboswitches Bind Ligand as Well as Tandem Riboswitches, Karen Ruff, Ayesha Muhammad, Phillip J. McCown, Ronald R. Breaker, and Scott A. Strobel


Empirical Study: Mentorship as a Value Proposition (MVP), Doreen Sams, Rosalie Richards, Rebecca McMullen, Jennifer Hammack, Larry Bacnik, and Caitlin Powell

Human Brain Reacts to Transcranial Extraocular Light, Lihua Sun, Jari Peräkylä, Anselmi Kovalainen, Keith Ogawa, Pekka J. Karhunen, and Kaisa M. Hartikainen

Coloring Geometrically Defined Graphs, Ellen Veomett

The Edge Isoperimetric Inequality for a Graph on Z^n, Ellen Veomett


Caminos a Las Ciencias (CALC), Roy Wensley, Vidya Chandrasekaran, Christopher Jones, Tracy Pascua Dea, Jeffrey Sigman, Gloria Sosa, and Ellen Veomett

Submissions from 2015

A Semiautomated Probabilistic Framework for Tree-Cover Delineation from 1- m NAIP Imagery Using A High-Performance Computing Architecture, Saikat Basu, Sangram Ganguly, Ramakrishna R. Nemani, Supratik Mukhopadhyay, Gong Zhang, Cristina Milesi, Andrew Michaelis, Petr Votava, Ralph Dubayah, Laura Duncanson, Bruce Cook, Yifan Yu, Sassan Saatchi, Robert DiBiano, Manohar Karki, Edward Boyda, Uttam Kumar, and Shuang Li

Impacts of the Number and Types of Teeth Employed in Assessing Development Ages From Skeletal Samples, Dana E. Becker, Natasha A. Castellon-Hinkle, Laura E. Cirillo, Elaine M. Burke, Julie Ding, Rebecca Jabbour, and Gary D. Richards

On the image of the totaling functor, Kristen Beck

Structural Determinants in Hinge-Bend Motions of Neurolysin, Brianna Bibel and Jeffrey Sigman

New patterns of establishment and growth of Picea, Abies and Betula tree species in subalpine forest gaps of Jiuzhaigou National Nature Reserve, Sichuan, southwestern China in a changing environment, Carla Bossard, Yutao Cao, Jiayuan Wang, Ashley Rose, and Ya Tang

Surface ozone in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Joel Burley, Sandra Theiss, Andrzej Bytnerowicz, Alan Gertler, Susan Schilling, and Barbara Zielinska

Reactive Oxygen Species Are Involved in BMP-Induced Dendritic Growth in Cultured Rat Sympathetic Neurons, Vidya Chandrasekaran, Charlotte Lea, Jose Carlo Sosa, Dennis Higgins, and Pamela J. Lein

Some Non-Koszul Algebras From Rational Homotopy Theory, Andrew Conner and P. Goetz

Variability and Sources of Surface Ozone at Rural Sites in Nevada, USA: Results from Two Years of the Nevada Rural Ozone Initiative, Rebekka Fine, Matthieu B. Miller, Joel Burley, Daniel A. Jaffe, R. Bradley Pierce, Meiyun Lin, and Mae Sexauer Gustin

The Role of Mobile Genetic Elements in the Evolution of Disease Resistance in Wine Grapes, Keith Garrison

The Nevada Rural Ozone Initiative (NVROI): Insights to understanding air pollution in complex terrain, Mae Sexauer Gustin, Rebekka Fine, Matthieu Miller, Dan Jaffe, and Joel Burley

Freshwater Ecosystems and Biodiversity, Nathaniel P. Hitt, Lisa K. Bonneau, Kunjuraman V. Jayachandran, and Michael Marchetti

On Coloring Box Graphs, Emilie Hogan, Joseph O’Rourke, Cindy Traub, and Ellen Veomett

Acquisition of a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometer for Use in Research and Teaching, Mark Lingwood

Testing Functional Hypotheses About Variation in African Ape Scapulae Using 3D Geometric Morphometrics, Tessa L. Pearman and Rebecca Jabbour

SAR Altimeter Backscattered Waveform Model, Chris Ray, Cristina Martin-Puig, Maria Paola Clarizia, Giulio Ruffini, Salvatore Dinardo, Christine Gommenginger, and Jérôme Benveniste

Amplitude and Dilation Compensation of the SAR Altimeter Backscattered Power, Chris Ray, Mònica Roca, Cristina Martin-Puig, Roger Escolà, and Albert Garcia

To Develop a Hands-On Student Research Program at SMC for Studying Key Genes and Environmental Factors Related to Embryonic Development and Fertility, Sonya Schuh-Huerta

Effects of Percent Cover of Japanese Cedar in Forests on Slopes Slides in Sichuan, China, Ya Tang, Carla Bossard, and Jacob Reidhead

To Purchase an Eye-Tracker Necessary for Research on Eye Movements During Reading, Hoang Vu

Non-Indigenous Fishes and Their Role in Freshwater Fish Imperilment, M. Jake Vander Zanden, Nicolas W. R. Lapointe, and Michael Marchetti

Submissions from 2014

XRF Soil Screening at the Alameda Beltway, Steve Bachofer

Hydrothermal formation of Clay-Carbonate alteration assemblages in the Nili Fossae region of Mars, Alice Baldridge

The lethal cargo of Myxococcus xanthus outer membrane vesicles, James E. Berleman, Simon Allen, Megan A. Danielewicz, Jonathan P. Remis, Amita Gorur, Jack Cunha, Masood Z. Hadi, David R. Zusman, Trent R. Northen, H. Ewa Witkowska, and Manfred Auer

Surface ozone in Joshua Tree National Park, Joel Burley, Andrzej Bytnerowicz, John D. Ray, Susan Schilling, and Edith B. Allen

Humidity-modulated phase control and nanoscopic transport in supramolecular assemblies, Ying Chen, Mark Lingwood, Mithun Goswami, Bryce E. Kidd, Jaime J. Hernandez, Martin Rosenthal, Dimitri A. Ivanov, Jan Perlich, Heng Zhang, Xiaomin Zhu, Martin Möller, and Louis A. Madsen

Evolutionary History of the Proviruses HERV-K 113 and HERV-K 115, Keith Garrison, Douglas F. Nixon, Satish K. Pillai, and Aashish R. Jha

Who is most vulnerable to social rejection? The toxic combination of low self-esteem and lack of negative emotion differentiation on neural responses to rejection, Todd B. Kashdan, C. Nathan DeWall, Carrie L. Masten, Richard S. Pond Jr., Caitlin Powell, David Combs, David R. Schurtz, and Antonina S. Farmer

Cation and Anion Transport in a Dicationic Imidazolium-Based Plastic Crystal Ion Conductor, Bryce E. Kidd, Mark Lingwood, Minjae Lee, Harry W. Gibson, and Louis A. Madsen

Impacts of aquatic invasive species and land use on stream food webs in Kaua’i, Hawai’i, Megan Lahyee, Michael Marchetti, Sudeep Chandra, Tag Engstrom, and Daniel Pickard

Minimum Vector Ranks and Complement-Critical Graphs, Xiaowei Li, Michael Nathanson, and Rachel Phillips

Electrophysiological response to omitted stimulus in sentence processing, Hiroko Nakano, Mari-Anne Rosario, Yuriko Oshima-Takane, Lara Pierce, and Sophie G. Tate

Empirical Challenges to Understanding the Role of Envy in Schadenfreude, Caitlin Powell

Hypocrisy and Schadenfreude, Caitlin Powell

Bacterial social networks: structure and composition of Myxococcus xanthus outer membrane vesicle chains, Jonathan P. Remis, Dongguang Wei, Amita Gorur, Marcin Zemla, Jessica Haraga, Simon Allen, H. Ewa Witkowska, J. William Costerton, James E. Berleman, and Manfred Auer

Submissions from 2013

A Finite Dimensional L-Infinity Module, Michael Allocca


Tight bounds on the distinguishability of quantum states under separable measurements, Somshubhro Bandyopadhyay and Michael Nathanson


10 Years of BADMath, Matthias Beck, Andrew Berget, Raman Sanyal, Monica Vazirani, and Ellen Veomett

The role of bacterial outer membrane vesicles for intra- and interspecies delivery, James E. Berleman and Manfred Auer

Co-occurrence of tuberculosis and an unusual rheumatoid-like arthritis in prehistoric Central California, E. M. Burke, R. E. Varghese, E. A. Bulger, C. L. Ibarra, H. M. Ojeda, Rebecca Jabbour, and G. D. Richards


Justice for the average Joe: The role of envy and the mentalizing network in the deservingness of others' misfortunes, David S. Chester, Caitlin Powell, Richard H. Smith, Jane E. Joseph, Gayannėe Kedia, David Combs, and C. Nathan DeWall

Challenges for Sustainable Tourism at the Jiuzhaigou World Natural Heritage Site in China, Yong Gu, Jie Du, Ya Tang, Xue Qiao, Carla Bossard, and Guiping Deng


Unraveling the local energetics of transport in a polymer ion conductor, Mark Lingwood, Zhiyang Zhang, Bryce E. Kidd, Kacey B. McCreary, Jianbo Hou, and Louis A. Madsen

Invasion Ecology, 2nd ed., Julie L. Lockwood, Martha F. Hoopes, and Michael Marchetti

Replica-extraction-transfer’ nanostructure-initiator mass spectrometry imaging of acoustically printed bacteria, Katherine B. Louie, Benjamin P. Bowen, Xiaoliang Cheng, James E. Berleman, Romy Chakraborty, Adam Deutschbauer, Adam Arkin, and Trent R. Northen

Neanderthal hand and foot remains from Moula-Guercy, Ardèche, France, B. Mersey, Rebecca Jabbour, K. Brudvik, and A. Defleur


Three maximally entangled states can require two-way LOCC for local discrimination, Michael Nathanson

Patterns of sexual dimorphism in Pan and Gorilla limb bones, Tessa L. Pearman and Rebecca Jabbour

CSET (California Subject Examinations for Teachers) Mathematics (4th ed.), Katherine Porter

Progress toward understanding the ecological impacts of non-native species, Anthony Ricciardi, Martha F. Hoopes, and Michael Marchetti

Bear phalanx traumatically introduced into a living human: prehistoric evidence, Gary D. Richards, Hillary M. Ojeda, Rebecca Jabbour, Caitlin L. Ibarra, and Caroline F. Horton


On Infinitude of Wilson primes for Fq[t], James Sauerberg, Linghsueh Shu, Dinesh S. Thakur, and George Todd

Submissions from 2012

The Effects of energy beverages on cultured cells, Vidya Chandrasekaran

Influence of HAART on Alternative Reading Frame Immune Responses over the Course of HIV-1 Infection, Keith Garrison

Color changes in modern and fossil teeth induced by synchrotron microtomography, Rebecca S. Jabbour

Miocene-to-Recent evolution of the hominin foramen magnum, Rebecca S. Jabbour

Differences between eastern and western gorillas in the forelimb and hindlimb skeletons, Rebecca S. Jabbour

The new rules for NFL overtime, Christopher Jones

Overhauser dynamic nuclear polarization amplification of NMR flow imaging, Mark D. Lingwood

Obitofrontal cortex biases attention to emotional events, Keith H. Ogawa

Threat interferes with response inhibition, Keith H. Ogawa

The sl3 web algebra, WeiWei Pan

An IMMERSE-style course brings a research experience to students and faculty, Ellen Veomett

Vertex isoperimetric inequalities for a family of graphs on Z^k, Ellen Veomett

Submissions from 2011

Diurnal variation in relative photosynthetic performance of marestail (Hippuris vulgaris Linn.) Across a water temperature gradient using PAM fluorometry in Jiuzhaigou National Nature Reserve,Sichuan Province, China, Carla Bossard


Surface ozone in the White Mountains of California, Joel Burley and Andrzej Bytnerowicz

Human endogenous retrovirus K106 (HERV-K106) was infectious after the emergence of anatomically modern humans, Keith Garrison

Rapid Progressing Allele HLA-B35 Px Restricted Anti-HIV-1 CD8+ T Cells Recognize Vestigial CTL Epitopes, Keith Garrison

Strong human endogenous retrovirus-specific T cell responses are associated with control of HIV-1 in chronic infection, Keith Garrison