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Tiger Challenge: Supplier Diversity

We were originally working on promoting supplier diversity at the University. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have pivoted to working on promoting local businesses in the Princeton area. From our…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on May 5th, 2020 1 likes 90 plays

Natasha, Prospect Lefferts

Darja Filippova (Comparative Literature, Phd candidate and artist) and Natalie Romero Marx (Montclair University faculty, filmmaker and artist) will present an 8-min fragment from their experimental…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on May 4th, 2020 0 likes 99 plays

The Role of ICT Diffusion in Reverse Immigration from Italy to Albania

The purpose of this research project is to measure the degree to which the current trend of reverse immigration of Italians to Albania is attributable to Albania's superior ICT diffusion. …

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 30th, 2020 0 likes 74 plays

Decoding Brain Signals into Speech - Steps Towards Universal Brain-Machine Interfaces

Brain-computer interfaces are one of humanity's most ambitious goals. This technology promises to augment our cognitive and physical abilities by allowing us to control devices and communicate…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 1 likes 105 plays

From Victory through Brexit: Winston Churchill's 1940 Speeches and the Invention of Memory

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill's speeches in the House of Commons from May and June 1940 have now achieved legendary status, but initially they encountered a varied response from…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 1 likes 50 plays

Tiger Challenge: Special Education Resources

The current special education landscape engenders distrust. We designed a website connecting parents of children with special education needs to high-quality resources, advocates, and organisations…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays

A New Approach to Seleucid serrated coins: Questions of Reform and Dynastic Continuity

The serrated (saw-shaped) coins of the Carthaginians, Romans, Seleucids, and Antigonids remain an enigma in the history of coinage. A large reason for this has been the increased scholarly interest…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 1 likes 35 plays

Reinventing the carbon economy: Engineered Hybrid CO2 valorization

Carbon is a primary component of most present-day commodities and can be viewed as the backbone of our global economy. Carbon dioxide is considered one of the most abundant forms of carbon on earth…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 1 likes 26 plays

Probing the diffusional enhancements of mesopores in hierarchical zeolites during liquid-phase Friedel-Crafts alkylation of 1,3,5-trimethylbenzene with benzyl alcohol

Zeolites are crystalline, solid Brønsted acid catalysts with tunable micropore (< 2 nm diameters) networks that act as molecular sieves by selectively accommodating molecules based on size.…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays

Science Meets Multimedia Art: Connecting People and the Microscopic with Doodles

Intricate stories line the quiet spaces in and around living cells. Capturing these microscopic stories and communicating them to people in creative, accessible ways grows ever more important. As a…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 77 plays

Do circum-Bahamian carbonates record climate information about the ice ages?

Shallow carbonates represent one of the most abundant archives of Earth history. Specifically, carbonate geochemistry serves as a proxy for paleoclimate parameters such as the global carbon cycle and…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays

TigerChallenge: Farmers and the Food System

Food and agriculture is one of New Jersey's largest industries, yet local producers have difficulty selling their goods directly to consumers. Our initiative curates local farmers' produce…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays

At Home in a Foreign Land: The Internment of Boer Prisoners-of-War in Ceylon 1900-1902

This project explores the reasoning behind Britain’s decision to intern over 2 000 captured Boer (Afrikaner) combatants on the island of Ceylon from 1900-1902 during the South African War.…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays

River for Specific Fish: An Exploration of Belonging and Alienation in Princeton University’s Upperclassmen

“My experiences at Princeton have made me far more aware of my ‘Blackness’ than ever before. I have found that at Princeton no matter how liberal and open-minded some of my White…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays

Developing Models for Predictive Analytics in Track and Field

Track and field is a heavily statistics based sport as the objective nature of each event allows for simple comparisons of results. While these basic performance statistics have long been in use to…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 2 likes 204 plays

Soft Eversion Robots in Application of Minimally Invasive Subsurface Drip Irrigation

Currently, the installation of underground irrigation water lines requires a capital and labor intensive process that often includes the complete upheaval of top soil. This means that subsurface drip…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 39 plays