Our 2014 REU Family

Kimberly Alexander
Mentor:  Dr. Sarah Delavan
Project: Hydrodynamic Effects of Invasive Mussel (Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena bugensis) Shells in a Laboratory Flume
Home University: Niagara University

Emily Boivin
Mentors: Dr. Amy McMillan (Buffalo State College)
Project: Historical Occurences of the Eastern Hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) in New York and Pennsylvania
Home University: Ithaca College

William Fagan
Mentors: Dr. Marina Tsianou
Project: Evaluating Oil Dispersant Systems via Emulsion Stability and Optical Microscopy
Home University: SUNY Geneseo

J. Lynn Hickerson
Mentors: Dr. D. Scott Mackay
Project: Quantifying Stress Responses of Brassica rapa Genotypes Tolerating Experimental Drought in Two Nitrogen Treatments
Home University: Portand State University

Scott MacDonald
Mentors: Dr. Chris Lowry
Project: Investigating Hydrology at a Post-industrial Nature Preserve
Home University: University of Missouri

Kwadwo Nketia
Mentors: Dr. James Jensen
Project: Evaluating the Efficacy of Rice Husk-based Ceramic Water Filters in Sustainable Water Purification
Home University: Texas Tech University

Michael Reubens
Mentor: Dr. Alan Rabideau
Project: Phytoremediation of Groundwater with Trace TCE Levels with Populus deltoides x Populus nigra Trees in Machias, NY
Home University: University at Buffalo

Jamie Thompson
Mentor: Dr. Berat Haznedaroglu
Project: Infectivity of the N-1 Cyanophage on the Common Harmful Algal Bloom Microcystis aeruginosa
Home University: Baldwin Wallace University

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