ERIE-REU

ERIE-REU Alum

Our 2011 REU Family

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Trevor Bena
Mentor: Marina Tsianou
Project: “Evaluation of Dispersant Effectiveness for Oil Spills”
Home University: Roberts Wesleyan

David Farnham
Mentor: Dr. Joseph Atkinson
Project: “Flow Visualization Study: Understanding Water Circulation in Lake Ontario though Physical Modeling”
Home University: University at Buffalo

Dana Gardner
Mentor: Dr. Sean Bennett
Project: “A Model of Hydraulic Conditions and Sediment Transport in Elton Creek, NY”
Home University: Virginia Tech

Elizabeth Hennessey
Mentor: Dr. David Blersch
Project: “Ash and Phosphorus Content of Mass Harvested from an Algal Turf Scrubber on the Black Rock Canal”
Home University: University at Buffalo

Shelby Marshall
Mentor: Dr. Scott Mackay
Project: “Spatial Dynamics of Nitrate in Conewango Creek, New York”
Home University: UNC Chapel Hill

Benjamin McPherson
Mentor: Dr. Christopher Lowry
Project: “Laboratory and Numerical Simulation of Vertical Ground Water Flow and Heat Transport Using Distributed Temperature Sensing”
Home University: University at Buffalo

Katlyn Rice
Mentor: Dr. William Edwards
Project: “Macroinvertebrate Collection as a Biotic Index for Elton Creek”
Home University: Niagara University

Jessica Saville
Mentor: Dr. Alan Rabideau
Project: “Comparison of Methods Determining Nitrate Concentration in Stream Water”
Home University: Nazareth College

Jingqi Sui
Mentor: Dr. Alan Rabideau
Project: “Groundwater Modeling: Simulation of Phytoremediation Barrier”
Home University: University at Buffalo

Kaitlin Thomas
Mentor: Dr. Christopher Lowry
Project: “Identification of Groundwater-Stream Interactions with Implications for Biogeochemical Hotspots in Elton Creek, Western New York”
Home University: California University of Pennsylvania

Wendy Yung
Mentor: Dr. David Blersch
Project: “Primary Production and Community Respiration in Different Cross-Sections of Elton Creek”
Home University: Binghamton University

Barbara Zemskova
Mentor: Dr. Alan Rabideau
Project: “Analytic Element Model for Phytoremediation of Groundwater at Machias, NY”
Home University: UNC Chapel Hill

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