Topics

Applied Mathematics

High-speed analog electronics
Gas dynamics and shock waves
Scientific computing
Numerical analysis
Mathematical approaches to environmental problems involving fluids and sediments
Ultra-precise time measurement
Optical clocks
Math and biology
Biomedical sciences
K-12 and college math education
Applied Math
Numerical methods
Plasma modeling
Computational biology
K-12 math and science education

Arts and Culture

Racial, ethnic and gender inequality in education
Law and social policy
Adolescent transitions
Substance use
Promiscuity
Literature, humor and Mark Twain
Neuroscience and the arts
Community, identity, migration, nationalism, transnationalism
Museums, tourism
Mexico, El Salvador
20th and 21st Latin American narratives and cultures
Chicana/o and U.S. Latina/o literature and culture
The cultural production by and about Asians in Latin America and the Caribbean
Hispanic culture in film, literature and television
Digital maps
Chinese history
Political geography
Middle East
Persia
Iran
Hate crimes
Social movements
Collective action
Protests
Morality
Justice
Convention
Politics and morality
Politics and justice
Elections

Bioengineering

Applied mechanics
modeling and simulating bio-filaments such as DNA and microtubules
single-molecule DNA experiments
bio-mechanical systems
Stem cell tissue engineering
Heart tissue
Blood vessel tissue
Stem cell research
Regenerative tissue
Materials engineering based on natural phenomena
K-12 science and technology curriculum enhancement

Cognitive Science

Literature, humor and Mark Twain
Neuroscience and the arts
Spatial Cognition, Giftedness, Reading, Learning/Language Disabilities
Behavioral Genetics
Special Education
Developmental Psychology
Medical Genetics
Categorization
Reasoning
Memory
Language and technology
Human-computer interaction
Spatial cognition
Language and politics
Psychology of language
Computational neuroscience
Artificial intelligence
Machine learning
Learning and memory in the brain

Computing and Robotics

High-speed analog electronics
Gas dynamics and shock waves
Scientific computing
Numerical analysis
Mathematical approaches to environmental problems involving fluids and sediments
Sensor networks
Solar energy mapping
Environmental sensing
Energy-smart infrastructure
Wireless communications
Quantum physics
Spintronics
Quantum computing, qubits and quantum dots)
Ultra-precise time measurement
Optical clocks
Artificial intelligence and robotics
Computer animation
Language and technology
Human-computer interaction
Spatial cognition
Language and politics
Psychology of language
Digital maps
Chinese history
Political geography
Image processing
Computer vision
Remote sensing
Geographic information sciences
Computational neuroscience
Artificial intelligence
Machine learning
Learning and memory in the brain
Quantum physics
Quantum computing
Nanomechanical systems
Nano-scale condensed matter systems
Applied Math
Numerical methods
Plasma modeling
Computational biology
K-12 math and science education

Earth and Environment

Climate change and water resources
Water from the Sierra Nevada
Causes of climate change
Ocean pollution and acidification
Marine microbiology and microbial ecology
Global biogeochemical cycles
Soil chemistry
Critical zone
Climate change
Land use
Land degradation
Environmental impacts of land mines
Mathematical approaches to environmental problems involving fluids and sediments
Sustainability
Biofuels
Land use
Crop index insurance
Sensor networks
Solar energy mapping
Environmental sensing
Energy-smart infrastructure
Wireless communications
Water quality
K-12 environmental science education
Marine biodiversity
Evolution
Ecological genetics
Climate change
Antioxidants
Lung health
Asthma
Environmental health
Air quality
Effects of smoking
Ecology
Soils
Biogeochemistry
Forestry
Climate change
Climate change and ecology
Carbon cycling and climate change
Regional climate models
Water quality
Water pollution
Heavy metals
Pesticides
Quantum physics
Quantum computing
Nanomechanical systems
Nano-scale condensed matter systems
Effect of climate change on wildfires

Economy and Markets

Sustainability
Biofuels
Land use
Crop index insurance
Local politics
Economics: impact of education on income

Evolution and Genomics

Genomics
Computational biology
Evolution
Gene expression related to growth, disease, stress and aging
Ocean pollution and acidification
Marine microbiology and microbial ecology
Global biogeochemical cycles
Marine biodiversity
Evolution
Ecological genetics
Climate change
Spatial Cognition, Giftedness, Reading, Learning/Language Disabilities
Behavioral Genetics
Special Education
Developmental Psychology
Medical Genetics
Climate change and ecology
Carbon cycling and climate change
Regional climate models

Human Health

Genomics
Computational biology
Evolution
Gene expression related to growth, disease, stress and aging
Antioxidants
Lung health
Asthma
Environmental health
Air quality
Effects of smoking
Bone marrow stem cells
HIV/AIDS research
Spatial Cognition, Giftedness, Reading, Learning/Language Disabilities
Behavioral Genetics
Special Education
Developmental Psychology
Medical Genetics
Physics applied to cellular biology
Categorization
Reasoning
Memory
Soft matter physics
Biophysics, LCD
Climate change
Math and biology
Biomedical sciences
K-12 and college math education
Circadian clocks
Stem cell tissue engineering
Heart tissue
Blood vessel tissue
Immunology
Infectious disease
Miscarriage
Stem cell research
Regenerative tissue
Effectiveness of psychotherapy
Adolescent and young adult decision-making as it pertains to risk behaviors
Devices for physical therapy
Acoustics - vibration control
Adaptive controls
Childhood development
Behavioral psychology for children and adolescents
Special needs children
Disabilities

Immigration

Language learning
Spanish and Latin American language
Literature and culture
History: class, gender, race, slavery
Community, identity, migration, nationalism, transnationalism
Museums, tourism
Mexico, El Salvador
Hispanic culture in film, literature and television
Digital maps
Chinese history
Political geography

Law and Politics

Climate change and water resources
Water from the Sierra Nevada
Causes of climate change
Racial, ethnic and gender inequality in education
Law and social policy
Adolescent transitions
Substance use
Promiscuity
Community, identity, migration, nationalism, transnationalism
Museums, tourism
Mexico, El Salvador
United States judicial system
Language and technology
Human-computer interaction
Spatial cognition
Language and politics
Psychology of language
Politics
United States Congress
Partisanship or partisan politics
Term limits
Elections
Elections
Voting
Public opinion
Political psychology
Ballot measures/ballot initiatives
Local politics
Hate crimes
Social movements
Collective action
Protests
Economics: impact of education on income

Math and Science Education

Genomics
Computational biology
Evolution
Gene expression related to growth, disease, stress and aging
Water quality
K-12 environmental science education
Spatial Cognition, Giftedness, Reading, Learning/Language Disabilities
Behavioral Genetics
Special Education
Developmental Psychology
Medical Genetics
Math and biology
Biomedical sciences
K-12 and college math education
Circadian clocks
Physics, chaos, fractals
K-12 math and science education
Applied Math
Numerical methods
Plasma modeling
Computational biology
K-12 math and science education
Astronomy - astrobiology, black holes
Physics - high energy physics
Materials engineering based on natural phenomena
K-12 science and technology curriculum enhancement

Physics

Quantum physics
Spintronics
Quantum computing, qubits and quantum dots)
Physics applied to cellular biology
Soft matter physics
Biophysics, LCD
Climate change
Physics, chaos, fractals
K-12 math and science education
Quantum physics
Quantum computing
Nanomechanical systems
Nano-scale condensed matter systems

Spanish and Latino Studies

Language learning
Spanish and Latin American language
Literature and culture
Community, identity, migration, nationalism, transnationalism
Museums, tourism
Mexico, El Salvador
20th and 21st Latin American narratives and cultures
Chicana/o and U.S. Latina/o literature and culture
The cultural production by and about Asians in Latin America and the Caribbean
Hispanic culture in film, literature and television
Literature
Spanish literature
North African and Arabic literature

Stem Cells

Bone marrow stem cells
HIV/AIDS research
Stem cell tissue engineering
Heart tissue
Blood vessel tissue
Stem cell research
Regenerative tissue

Water Resources

Climate change and water resources
Water from the Sierra Nevada
Causes of climate change
Mathematical approaches to environmental problems involving fluids and sediments
Sensor networks
Solar energy mapping
Environmental sensing
Energy-smart infrastructure
Wireless communications
Water quality
K-12 environmental science education
Ecology
Soils
Biogeochemistry
Forestry
Climate change
Water quality
Water pollution
Heavy metals
Pesticides