Summer Research Symposium
"Complex Metal Hydrides for Reversible Hydrogen Storage" Benjamin Bangasser, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, mentored by Dr. James Ritter.
"Preparation of Bi-metallic Catalysts for Improved PEM Fuel Cell Activity" Dave Borrelli, University of Rochester, mentored by Dr. John Van Zee.
"Kinetic Characterization of Multimetallic Catalysts Using an α,β-Unsaturated Aldehyde Probe Reaction" Allison Cole, Iowa State University, mentored by Dr. Michael Amiridis.
"Methanol Crossover in a Direct Methanol Fuel Cell: Effect of Cathode Loading, Temperature and Cell Compression" Michelle Congdon, Florida Institute of Technology, mentored by Dr. John Weidner.
"Rheology of Bulk Molding Compounds" Kyle Heckel, University of Arizona, mentored by Dr. Francis Gadala-Maria.
"State of Charge in a Li-Ion Battery" Jeanna Heink, University of Dayton, mentored by Dr. Ralph White.
"Dynamic Modeling of Algal Biomass Production Systems for Growth and Lipid Content Control and Optimization" Chad Huelsman, University of Dayton, mentored by Dr. Edward Gatzke.
"Investigation of the Solubility of Sodium Metaborate at Various Temperatures" Mike Mojica, University of Florida, mentored by Dr. Michael Matthews.
"The Effect of Calcium and Sodium Deposition on a PEMFC" Steve Mouton, University of South Alabama, mentored by Dr. John Van Zee.
"Development of Environmentally Friendly Silica-Based Conversion Coatings for Zn-Ni Alloys" James O'Keefe, Vanderbilt University, mentored by Dr. Branko Popov.
"Biomimetic Nanocomposites for Bone Regeneration" Rocco Panella, Pennsylvania State University, mentored by Dr. Esmaiel Jabbari.
"Investigation of Liposome Effects on Aggregation of the Amyloid-β Peptide Involved in Alzheimer's Disease" Meagan Stewart, North Carolina State University, mentored by Dr. Melissa Moss.
"Generation of Hydrogen Peroxide in ORR Over Low Loadings of Pt/C Catalysts" Raja Swaidan, The Cooper Union, mentored by Dr. Branko Popov.
"Synthesis and Characterization of Dendrimer-Derived Palladium-Tin Catalysts" Sharon Vuong, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, mentored by Dr. Christopher Williams.