2014 Mr Armin and Mrs Lillian Kitchell Undergraduate Research Award - List of Awardees

Award Name of 
Major / Year Project Title Faculty 
Champion LAM Ho Tat PHYS (Year 2) Damage Spreading on Network (UROP1100) Prof Kwok Yip Szeto, PHYS
First Runner-Up CHEN Xiao MARK (Year 3) Untrammeled Brushwork: Huang Binhong's Late Landscape Paintings (UROP1300) Prof Flora L T Fu, HUMA
First Runner-Up MAO Hongzi PHYS (Year 2) Study of a Continuous Attractor Neural Network (UROP1200) Prof Michael K Y Wong, PHYS
Second Runner-Up CHEN Ziyan ECON (Year 3) On the Relationship between Somatization and the Acculturation to Chinese Culture (UROP1300) Prof Michelle Yik, SOSC
Second Runner-Up PRAWOTO Clarissa Cyrilla CPEG (Year 3) Literati Painting in the 20th Century (UROP1100) Prof Mansun Chan, ECE
Second Runner-Up WANG Yixin MATH (Year 3) A Bayesian Hierarchical Model for Spatial Extremes with Multiple Durations (UROP1300) Prof Mike K P So, ISOM
Finalist LIU Yuan CHEM (Year 3) Total Synthesis of Penicipyrone and Tenuipyrone Analogues for Biological Activity Evaluation (UROP1100) Prof Rongbiao Tong, CHEM
Finalist SHI Ning GBUS (Year 2) Cultural Adjustment of Rural Migrant Children in Urban Cities in Mainland China (UROP1100) Prof Melody Chao, MGMT
Finalist SORN Sopheak PHYS (Year 2) Topology and Reliability of Networks (UROP1100) Prof Kwok Yip Szeto, PHYS
Finalist UNARTA Ilona Christy CHEM (Year 3) Modeling Protein-ligand Interactions Using Docking and Other Computational Tools (UROP1100) Prof Xuhui Huang, CHEM
Finalist WU Qi PHYS (Year 2) Monte Carlo Simulation of a 2D Supramolecular Assembly (UROP1100) Prof Nian Lin, PHYS
Finalist XU Minjie MAEC (Year 3) The Middle-Income Trap, International Trade, and Economic Growth: The Story of Income Inequality (UROP1100) Prof Yong Wang, ECON