The Alumni Council's Committee on Academic Programs for Alumni (CAPA) recognized the work of three distinguished graduate students with the 2013 Emerging Alumni Scholars Program. The annual program is designed to share with alumni some of the best doctoral research being conducted at the University.
The 2013 Emerging Alumni Scholars Award Honorees are:
Brian Ell, Molecular Biology
Presentation Title: Small RNAs as novel therapeutics for bone metastasis
Ilissa Ocko, Atmospheric and Oceanic Studies
Presentation Title: How tiny particles in the atmosphere change temperature, rainfall, and the transport of heat
Manu Sebastian Mannoor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Presentation Title: Bionic Nanosensors