Exploration Sessions Program

Morning Session 11.15am-12.15pm

  1. Jiarui Li - Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    Genomic and transcriptomic identification of driver mutations in cholangiocarcinomas
  2. Josh Labaki - Faculty of Applied Sciences
    Soil-foundation interaction: Building models of a massive particle accelerator problem
  3. Stefano Rubino - Department of Chemistry
    Worplace safety studies on nanoparticle spills
  4. Ashley Atkins - Department of Philosophy
    Modality as a Window into Cognition
  5. Emma Griffiths - Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    IRIDA (Integrated Rapid Infectious Disease Analysis): Implementing Whole-Genome Sequencing as a Public Health Tool for Enhanced Outbreak Investigations
  6. Cailin Xu - Department of Biology
    Large and irregular population fluctuations in migratory Pacific (Calidris alpina pacifica) and Atlantic (C. a. hudsonica) dunlins are driven by density-dependence and climatic factors
  7. Pankaj Chowdhury - Department of Chemistry
    Photoelectrochemical behavior of poly(3-hexylthiophene) in aqueous solution of anthraquinone-2, 7-disulfonic acid

Afternoon Session 3pm-4pm

  1. Philip Mwimanzi - Faculty of Health Sciences
    Novel acylguanidine-based small molecule with anti-HIV-1 activity
  2. Alireza Hojjati - Department of Physics
    Gravitational lensing of light as a probe of dark matter in the Universe
  3. Miguel Alcaide - Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
    Towards the optimization of non-invasive and comprehensive methods to quantify and characterize circulating tumour DNA
  4. Kimberley Schmidt - Department of Biology
    Developmental Programming by Diet-Induced Maternal Obesity: Role of Glucocorticoids
  5. Marion Thévenin - Department of Chemistry
    Development and in vivo studies of radiolabeled dual-action pro-drugs for the treatment of osteoporosis
  6. Janelle Adsit - Department of English
    Unremitting Entrance

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