Abstract: Modeling Neuronal Activity using systems of ordinary differential Equations and the Hodgkin Huxley Equations

Within the brainstem, there are two groups of cells that control sleep-wake cycles: sleep-active and wake-active cells. In infancy, mammals such as rats randomly switch in between bouts of sleep and wakefulness. During sleep bouts, the sleep population is active and inhibits the wake population. Due to a random fluctuation, wake-active cells can become active […]

Synthesizing Pyrrolodiketopiperazines and Related Derivatives

Abstract: Writing Horror

For my upperclassman Monroe project, I will be writing and revising a full-length screenplay, titled Mother Knows Best, that I prepared a treatment for in my screenwriting course last semester. Screenwriting is my intended career path, and I cannot think of a better way to set myself up for success than by adding a polished […]