Recipients of the CMS Undergraduate Research Fellowship for Spring 2011
Chemistry and Biochemistry: Hugh Rainey for the project "PAH's in the sediments of the Northeast cape fear River."
Mentor: Ralph Mead and Steve Skrabal
Geography and Geology: Kerri Allen for the project "Sedimentation Patterns in an Estuarine Marsh: Freeman Creek, NC."
Mentor: Lynn Leonard
Physics and Physical Oceanography: Iain Joseph for the project "Methods for Modeling Wave Transformation from Deep Water to Breaking Waves and the Impact on Coastal Shorelines."
Mentor: Dylan McNamara
Environmental Studies: Heather Page for the project "Effects of extracellular acidification on pH homeostasis in calcifying Schyphosphaera apsteinii.
Mentor: Alison Taylor
Biology and Marine Biology: Zachary Siders for the project "Correlation between Homarus americanus, American lobster, egg energy content and female carapace length.
Mentor: Heather Koopman
All recipients received $750 for their contribution to their research field.
Congratulations to everyone!