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Virtual Research Café

​Virtual Research Café 10.0 Events


The Café's aim is to help foster research collaborations across the CSU system and catalyze the submission of intercampus proposals. Each café involves three 10-minute faculty research and ideas for future work presentations. Q&A takes place during the virtual mixer following the presentations.

Virtual Research Café 10.0 (February 16, 2022)

   Dr. Carlos Rojas  

Dr. Carlos Rojas
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Engineering
San Jose State University

Presentation Topic:

Analyzing 3D Genomic Structures

Dr. Virginia Isava  

Dr. Virginia Isava
Assistant Professor
Department of Geology Education
Cal State Fullerton

Presentation Topic:

Helping Geoscience Undergraduates Think like Experts

Dr. Jamie Booth  

Dr. Jamie Booth
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
CSUN

Presentation Topic:

Bioinspired Solutions to Resist Facture in Engineering Materials and Interfaces

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Virtual Research Café 10.0 (March 16, 2022)

Dr. Nadia Korovina  

Dr. Nadia Korovina
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chico State

Presentation Topic:

Epistemologies of Mathematics

Dr. Brian Katz  

Dr. Brian Katz
Assistant Professor
Department of Math & Statistics
Cal State Long Beach

Presentation Topic:

Epistemologies of Mathematics

Dr. Alexandra Chakarov  

Dr. Alexandra Chakarov
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science & Science Education
San Jose State

Presentation Topic:

Creating Relevant, Interdisciplinary Computer Science Curriculum

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Virtual Research Café 10.0 (April 13, 2022)

Dr. Ava Hedayatipour  

Dr. Ava Hedayatipour
Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical En​gineering
Cal State Long Beach

Presentation Topic:

Wearables of Tomorrow

Dr. Jason Burke  

Dr. Jason Burke
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Cal State San Bernardino

Presentation Topic:

Understanding the Biochemistry of How Cancer-Associated Mutations Work in Cancer

Dr. Jaclyn Baughman  ​

Dr. Jaclyn Baughman
Assistant Professor
Department of Geology
Cal Poly Humboldt

Presentation Topic:

Creating Equitable, Accessible, and Impactful Geoscience Field Experiences Using Virtual Reality

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Virtual Research Café 10.0 (May 18, 2022)

Dr. Samantha Leigh  

Dr. Samantha Leigh
Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Cal State Dominguez Hills

Presentation Topic:

You are what You Eat: Nutritional Physiology in a Changing Marine Environment

Dr. Joyce Pham  

Dr. Joyce Pham
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Cal State San Bernardino

Presentation Topic:

Extended Solids: Experiment & Computation in Synergy​

Dr. Long Wang  ​

Dr. Long Wang
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Presentation Topic:

Sensing Nanocomposites for Structures and Human

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