Poster Presentations & Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the NYIFT Scholarship Winners!
Graduate Student Winners. Each student received $1,500
Danlei Chen | Robyn Miranda | Regina O’Brien | Kevin Tveter
Undergraduate Student Winners. Each student received $1,000
Tylor Borz | Alexia Clarfella | Sara Faghani
and special thanks to the judges: Ms. Melanie Gong, Chairperson, along with Dr. Paul Takhistov and Dr. Beverly Tepper.
Congratulations to the NYIFT Dependent Scholarship Winner!
Chloe Stern – Daughter of IFT Member Gloria DeMatos Stern. Chloe received $1,000
Congratulations to the Poster Competition Winners!
First Place Winner $500: Neeta Y. Yousaf
A Role for PROP Status in the Individual Variation in Development of Astringency – Neeta Y. Yousaf
Second Place Winner $300: Yueming Pang
Mathematical Modeling of Produce Washing in an Industrial-scale Flume Washer – Yueming Pang
Third Place Winner $200: Licheng Huang
The Influence of Water Antimicrobials and Low Temperature Storage on Inactivating MS2 Bacteriophage on Whole Strawberries –
— Licheng Huang, Xin Luo, Jingwen Gao and Karl Matthews
Undergraduate Winner $100: Alexia Ciarfella
Characterization of Gelation Kinetics of Gelatin Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy –
— Alexia Ciarfella, P.C. Kahn, R. Chib, S. Ilg, C. Escusa, M.G. Corradini, and R.D. Ludescher
and special thanks to the judges: Melanie Gong, Chairperson, along with Joseph Hildebrand, Lisa Rosenberg, Dr. Paul Takhistov and Dr. Beverly Tepper.
The following posters were also displayed:
Effect of Surface Characteristics of Salmonella Newport on the Bacterial Transfer During Cucumber Peeling – Jiin Jung & Donald W. Schaffner