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Thomas Bartlett

2016 Emerging Alumni Scholar

Dissertation Title: The Form and Function of Curvature in Vibrio Cholerae
Department: Molecular Biology

Amanda Hurley

2016 Emerging Alumni Scholar

Dissertation Title: Activation of Vibrio Cholerae Quorum Sensing to Manipulate Virulence
Department: Molecular Biology

Mostafa Momen

Dissertation Title: Exploring Reduced Models of Atmospheric Variability to Overcome Uncertainties in Wind Energy Forecasting
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Emmanuel Schaan

Dissertation Title: Probing Dark Matter and Dark Energy with Galaxy and CMB Lensing
Department: Astrophysical Sciences

Andrew Shaver

Dissertation Title: How Emotions Shape Organized Sub-State Conflict
Department: Woodrow Wilson School

Jillian Swencionis

Dissertation Title: Inequality Up Close and (Inter)personal
Department: Psychology

Lori Tunstall

2016 Emerging Alumni Scholar

Dissertation Title: The Surfactant's Role in Concrete Frost Protection
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering


Video Archive

Please visit the Emerging Alumni Scholars video archive to view research presentations by past years' honorees.