Math and Physics Student Research Symposium


Math and Physics Student Research Symposium

December 11, 2020
9:15 AM – 2:00 PM

Recording of 2020 Symposium

Find out about the awesome research students are doing at New York Tech! This symposium is open to the entire New York Tech Community. Friends and family are welcome!

Schedule of Talks

9:15 a.m.


9:30 a.m.

Trinh La and Patrick Mazza

Using String Theory to Understand Subatomic Particles

9:55 a.m

Jax Apollon

The Fraction of Contact Binary Stars in Galaxies, and Why It Matters

10:20 a.m.

Carlos Zuna Largo

Development of a 3-D-Printed Microscope with a Movable Specimen Holder

10:45 a.m.


11 a.m.

Hamad El Kahza

On Mathematical Modeling of Erosion and Sedimentation

11:25 a.m.

Samantha Rivera

How to Efficiently Simulate Granular Materials: From Cell Membranes to Sand

11:50 a.m.

Avery Gilson

Modeling and Controlling the Movement of a 3-D Printed Robot

12:15 p.m.


1 p.m.

Dave Persaud

The Flow and Fouling in a Pleated Membrane Filter

1:25 p.m.

Mikhail Smirnov

The Effects of Varying Membrane Density in a Pleated Filter

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Sponsored by the Math/Physics Department Seminar Series.