SURF Awards 2016

2016 SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP (SURF) STUDENT AWARDS

Amanda danno

Mentor: Kirsten Crossgrove
Research: Using Bioluminescent Organisms as Environmental Sensors
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Alyssa fernandez

Mentor: Peter Killoran
Research: Using XRF Technology to Identify the Presence of Heavy Metals, specifically Mercury, in Human Bone
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Allison Kaiser

Mentor: Rocio Duchesne 
Research: Discrimination of Wheat, Hay, and Oat Crops Using Field Hyperspectral Remote Sensing
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Elijah Kramer

Mentor: Nick Guo
Research: Consumer Spending, where has it been and where will it go
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Thomas Geiser, RYAN HONECK, and Rachel Lensing

Mentor: Ozgur Yavuzcetin and Meg Waraczynski
Research: Constructing a Chronic Neural Ensemble Recording System
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Christopher Marshall

Mentor: Steven Sahyun
Research: 3D Printing of Physics Tactile Objects for Science Accessibility
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megan matheus

Mentor: John Frye 
Research: Going FARther: How False Alarm Ratios (FARs) Do Not Tell the Whole Story with Severe Weather Events
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Sanjeewa Senanayaka

Mentor: Jiazhen Zhou
Research: Cache Selection for Efficient Information Update in Emergency Communication Networks
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lauren shirley

Mentor:  Jiazhen Zhou
Research: Leveraging Mobil Telephony and Cloud Computing to Enhance Disaster Relief Communications
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Christina Slack

Mentor: Steven Girard 
Research: Understanding Silicon Reactivity in Molten Salts
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Jeffrey Smyczek

Mentor: Eric Compas 
Research: Mapping the Prairie: Correlations Between Biomass and Vegetation Indices Using Small Unmanned Aerial Systems
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Nicholas Surita

Mentor: Christina Jones and Kate Ksobiech
Research: Healthcare Utilization and Community Outreach at Open Arms Free Clinic: A Preliminary analysis
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Alissa Zawacki And Noah Padgett

Mentor: Meg Waraczynski
Research: Assessing Intervention Effectiveness in Walworth County's Health and Human Services
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Brent Zey

Mentor: Eylem Ersal Kiziler 
Research: Socioeconomic mobility through small businesses and financial availability for small businesses
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