Faculty Awards and Honors
November 1999

PUBLICATIONS

Mohamed Abou-iiana, School of Textiles and Materials Technology
"Knitting High Quality Thermal Tuck Fabrics", Melliand Textiles, English and German versions, September 1999.

Steven Bell, Gutman Library
"Understanding Preferences for Search System Interfaces and the Role of Emotive Forces: A Research Challenge."" College and Research Libraries, (Vol. 60, No. 5), September 1999, pp. 440-452.

Charles W. Bock, School of Science & Health
"Intramolecular Nonbonded Interactions Between Oxygen and Group VIA Elements: An Ab Initio Molecular Orbital and Density Functional Theory Investigation of the Structures of HX-CH2-COOH (X=S, Se, and Te)", Structural Chemistry 1999, 10, 263-276.; C. W. Bock; G. D. Markam; M. Trachtman; C. L. Bock.

"Manganese as a Replacement for Magnesium and Zinc: Functional Comparison of the Divalent Ions". J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1999, 121, 7360-7372. C. W. Bock; A. K. Katz, G. D. Markham; J. P. Glusker.

"The binding of water to the carboxylate group in R-CO2 (R=H, CH3, NH2, OH, and F): an abinitio molecular orbital study", J. Moecular Structure (Theochem), 1998, 239-256, 455; C. W. Bock; C. L. Bock; G. D. Markham; M. Trachtman.

"Lone Pair Functionality in Divolent Lead Compounds", Inorganic Chemistry, 1998, 37, 1853-1867. C. W. Bock; L. Shimori-Livny; J. P. Glusker.

Susan Frosten, School of Architecture and Design
Included in the following compilation is a study of the Fire Island house designed by Susan Frosten in collaboration with Roger Hirsch and Drew Souza. James Trulove and Il Kim, editors. The New American Cottage: Innovations in Small-Scale Residential Architecture. New York: Whitney Library of Design, 1999.

Sigrid Weltge, School of Textiles and Materials Technology

"Gunta Stslzl Meisterin am Bauhaus. Dessau: Textilien, TextilentwYrfe und freie Arbeiten 1915-1983" Studies in the Decorative Arts, (Volume VII, Number I) Fall/Winter 1999/2000

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS

Steven Bell, Gutman Library

"Scavenger Hunts and Other On-Line Research Assignment Disasters: Faculty and Librarian Collaboration for Teaching Effective Digital Research Skills", 5th Annual Mid-Atlantic College Conference on Teaching, Learning and Managing with Technology.

"Preparing for the Inevitable: Back-up Strategies for On-Line Instruction when Networks are Down", 5th Annual Mid-Atlantic college conference on Teaching, Learning and managing with Technology.

D. K. Malhotra, School of Business Administration
"A Comparative Analysis of Closed-End and Open-End Bond Fund Expense Ratios", Academy of Financial Services Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, October 1999

Joyce Storey, School of Textiles and Materials Technology
AATCC RA80 Printing Technology Symposium, September 16-17, 1999, Charlotte, NC.

CREATIVE PROJECTS

Bhaki Ziek, School of Textiles and Materials Technology
Two works of art are included in the exhibition Focus on Fibers, part of the series "Art in City Hall", at City Hall in Philadelphia, PA from October 14, 1999 through January 28, 2000. Juried exhibition.

AWARDS AND GRANTS

Bill Christensen, School of Architecture and Design

Received Honorable Mention at the Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition 1999 held at the Paley Design Center.

Susan Haiman, School of Science and Health
Installed as President of the Pennsylvania OT Association, October 1999

Ann Northrup, School of Textiles and Materials Technology

Received "Purchase Award" at the Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition 1999 held at the Paley Design Center.

Catherine Verrier Piersol, School of Science and Health

"Professional Occupational Therapist Award of Recognition" received at the Pennsylvania OT Association Annual Conference in Philadelphia.

Anne Smock, School of Textiles and Materials Technology
Received Honorable Mention at the Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition 1999 held at the Paley Design Center.

OTHER


Steven Bell, Gutman Library

Presented a program called "Finding and Evaluating Information on the Internet," at the Northwest Regional Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia