Congratulations to the 2013 SURES Summer Funding Recipients!

Nicholas Capaldo [Chemistry] with Clemens Burda [Chemistry] - Fabrication and Assessment of a Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell as a Function of Dye Sensitizer Immersion Time

Francis Cassidy [Chemistry] with Hatsuo Ishida [Macromolecular Science & Engineering] - Environmentally Minded Synthesis Method of Benzoaxazine Resin via Ultrasound for Chemical Waste Reduction and Energy Saving

Hongyu Chen [Physics] with Jie Shan [Physics] - Exploring Novel Two - Dimensional Atomic
Crystals for Photovoltaic Applications

Tyler Densmore [Undecided] with Ana Locci [Squire Valleevue Farm] - Efficiency of growing crops using hydroponics

Olga Eliseeva [Materials Science & Engineering] with Roger French [Materials Science & Engineering] - PV Connectors Outdoor Exposure Study

Stephanie Hougen [Physics] with Charles Rosenblatt [Physics] - The Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in a Layered System

Laura Kruse [Aerospace Engineering] with Mary Holmes [Sages] - Local lamb

Hana Litwin [Civil Engineering] with Kurt Rhoads [Civil Engineering] - Using Alloyed Iron nanoparticles to Elimintate Perfluorocctane Sulfonate in Drinking Water

Robert Minkebige [Chemical Engineering] with Ina Martin [Physics] - A comparison of assumptions and factors included in the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE): What is the true cost of fossil fuels vs. renewable energy sources?

Johnathan O’Donnell [Polymer Science & Engineering] with Liming Dai [Macromolecular Science & Engineering] - Graphene Nano-technology for Thin Film Electrodes and Potential

Tyler Piedimonte [Electrical Engineering & Applied Physics] with Hongping Zhao [Electrical Engineering & Computer Science] - Formation of GaN Microdomes on III-nitride Light-Emitting Diodes for High Light Extraction Efficiency

Samuel Sprawls [Undecided] with Kenneth Singer [Physics] - Exploration of Silanes and Polymers as Interfacial Layers in Organic Photovoltaics

Corey Williams [Materials Science & Engineering] with Mark De Guire [Materials Science & Engineering] - Chemical Bath Deposition of Composite Semiconductor Films

Jean Zhao [Chemical Engineering] with Jesse Wainright [Chemical Engineering] - Characterization of Fuel Cell for Electric Bike Power Pack