2008 Undergraduate Research Scholarship Recipients

Thomas BrennanThomas Brennan
UNC - Chapel Hill

  • Kernersville, NC (Forsyth County)
  • Project: Real-time Gamma-ray Burst Data Reduction
  • Award: $5000.00

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Zachary CappsZachary Capps
NC State University

  • Raleigh, NC (Wake County)
  • Project: Impact Testing of Composite Materials with Fiber Optic Sensor Networks
  • Award: $5000.00

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Leigha DickensLeigha Dickens
UNC - Asheville

  • Asheville, NC (Buncombe County)
  • Project: Toward Fuel Cell Hydrogen from a Biorenewable Source: Analysis of Peridoc Tranends in the Conversion of Ethanol to Hydrogen Gas over Nickel, Palladium, and Rhodium Catalysts
  • Award: $5000.00

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Nathan FaulksNathan Faulks
Appalachian State University

  • Boone, NC (Watauga County)
  • Project: Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy
  • Award: $5000.00

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Vicky FowlerVicky Fowler
UNC - Charlotte

  • Concord, NC (Cabarrus County)
  • Project: AVARI (Animated Agent Retrieving Information)
  • Award: $2500.00

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Catherine HammondCatherine Hammond
NC State University

  • Raleigh, NC (Wake County)
  • Project: Exploration into Phenotypic Characteristics of Inositol Triphosphate-Independent Mutants in Arabidopsis Thaliana
  • Award: $2500.00

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Joshua KelleyJoshua Kelley
Appalachian State University

  • Boone, NC (Watauga County)
  • Project: Eclipsing Binary in a Circumbinary Gas Shell
  • Award: $5000.00

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Ralph McGeeRalph McGee
UNC - Charlotte

  • Matthews, NC (Mecklenburg County)
  • Project: A Satellite Remote Sensing Study of Red Wolf Habitat in the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
  • Award: $2500.00

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Adam ParkerAdam Parker
NC State University

  • Hendersonville, NC (Henderson County)
  • Internship: Optical Fiber Sensor Based Composites
  • Award: $5000.00

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Nicholas PopeNicholas Pope
Appalachian State University

  • Hildebran, NC (Burke County)
  • Project: Design and Testing of a New Pulsed Electron-Beam Delivery System
  • Award: $5000.00

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Ashley RobertsAshley Roberts
Appalachian State University

  • Boone, NC (Watauga County)
  • Project: Application of Nanometer Scale Technology Commonly Used in Aeropsace Engineering
  • Award: $2500.00

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Mark SchubelMark Schubel
UNC - Chapel Hill

  • Cary, NC (Wake County)
  • Project: Modeling Distant Cosmic Explosions with Galpagos
  • Award: $5000.00

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Lars SoltmannLars Soltmann
NC State University

  • Raleigh, NC (Wake County)
  • Project: Optimization of the NCSU Super Sonic Wind Tunnel
  • Award: $5000.00

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Jana StyblovaJana Styblova
UNC - Chapel Hill

  • Chapel Hill , NC (Orange County)
  • Project: Modeling the Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A's Recent Fading
  • Award: $5000.00

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Kristopher VorrenKristopher Vorren
UNC - Asheville

  • Asheville, NC (Buncombe County)
  • Project: Analysis and Visualization of Data from the Dedicated Interferometer for Rapid Variability (DIRV)
  • Award: $5000.00

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