2015-16 Space Grant Fellows

2015 Doctoral Fellowships (Year 2 of 3)
Name University Project Title
Rachel Wagner-Kaiser University of Florida

Bayesian Analysis of Multiple Populations in Galactic Globular Clusters

2015 Doctoral Fellowships (Year 3 of 3)
Name University Project Title
Tracy Becker University of Central Florida

Characterizing the Size Distribution and Vertical Displacement of Particles in Saturn’s Rings

2015-16 Dissertation and Thesis Improvement Fellows

University Title First-name Last-name
University of South Florida Confinement effects a;nd megnetic interactions in one-dimensional magnetic nanostructures Kristen Repa
University of Florida Gaint Molcular Cloud Collisions as Triggers of Star Formation Benjamin Wu
University of Central Florida Algae as a Sustainable Life Support System during Long Duration Space Missions Jared Church
University of Florida Root skewing, root waving, and their implications on general root directionality in Arabidopsis thaliana as revealed through spaceflight Eric Schultz
University of South Florida Hybrid Adsorption Biological Treatment Systems (HABiTS) for Decentralized Wastewater Treatment Laura Rodriguez-Gonzalez
University of South Florida Renewable in-situ CO2 conversion to CO for liquid fuels synthesis Yolanda Daza
University of South Florida Low Temperature Dry Reforming of Biogas to Liquid Hydrocarbon Fuels via Novel Catalysts Nada Elsayed
University of Florida Faraday Instablility in Three Fluid Mechanically Oscillated and Liquid-Air Electrostatically Oscillated Systems Kevin Ward
University of Central Florida Collecting and Analyzing Comet Imaging Data for a Study of the Behavior of Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachann 1 Charles Schambeau
University of Central Florida Water Vapor Generation and Analysis of Lunar Volatiles Leigh Nash
University of Central Florida The effects if heterogeneous surface interactions on the fundamental combustion chemistry of SCRAM jet fuels Owen Pryor