MSU PDA - Travel Award Winners

Spring 2018

Fall 2017

Spring 2017

Fall 2016

  • Daniel Youngstrom

Spring 2016

Fall 2015

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

  • Ugo Bussy: A quantitative assay for reductive metabolism of a pesticide in fish using electrochemistry coupled with tandem mass spectrometry
  • Ehsan R Toosi: Linking Intra-aggregate Pore Size Distribution with Soil Organic Matter Stability, Evidence From quantitative FTIR and Computed X-ray Tomography

Spring 2014

  • Qing Li: Labor Complications, Birth Depression, and Signs of Possible Neonatal Encephalopathy in the Asphyxial Pathway to Cerebral Palsy among Term Births: An application of G-Estimation in A Matched Case control Study

May 2014 (mini travel award)

  • Mar Huertas: Evidence for a lack of high affinity steroid binding protein in the sea lamprey
  • Pejman Ahmadiannamini: Polymer mesocomposites: Ultrfiltration membrane materials with enhanced permeability, selectivity and fouling resistance
  • Omayma Alshaarawy: Diabetes Mellitus Outcomes: Is Cannabis Smoking Proctective?

Fall 2013

  • Aditi Gupta: Ultra-deep whole genome sequencing of HIV populations reveal the viral population structure and the extent of HIV genomic diversity

Fall 2012

  • Robert Montgomery: Where wolves kill moose: the influence of prey life history and habitat heterogeneity on spatial patterns of predation
  • Tongjun Liu: Alkaline pre-extraction with AHP post-treatment of corn stover to enhance the digestibility, fermentability, and process economics 

Spring 2012

(We had some extra funds this round therefore four awards were given) 

  • Sabrina Jorge-Gonzalez: Identification of a negative regulator of seed carotenoid by quantitative trait loci a genome wide association

Fall 2011

  • Diana Karime Londono: Exploring genes involved in the insecticide resistance of the Colorado potato beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
  • Xiaofeng Zhuang: Evaluating gene expression of the pea-Sclerotinia sclerotiorum interaction using RNA-seq