GSFC Summer Research Associate 2018 Presentations
When: August 2, 2018 10AM PDT
Goddard Center for Astrobiology (GCA) – NASA Astrobiology Institute
Undergraduate Research Associates in Astrobiology: End-of Term Research Presentations
The GCA sponsors a summer program (URAA) in which talented undergraduate students conduct cutting-edge research under the direction of GCA scientist-mentors. The students present summaries of their research objectives and findings during an end-of-term session delivered both locally and over the internet to the NAI as a whole.
The Class of 2018 will present on Thursday, August 2nd at 1-2 PM EDT in Building 34, Room W130. The Agenda is given below. You are invited to attend, either locally or remotely.
Ocean Worlds Around M Stars: What to ExPECTRA
Gabrielle Suissa* (Columbia University)
Mentor: Dr. Avi Mandell
Looking for Life in Salty Environments with Nanopore Sequencing
Margaret Weng (Washington University – St. Louis)
Mentor: Dr. William Brinckerhoff
Designing a Python Module for the Calculation of Molecular Parameters and Production Rates in Comets
Giannina Guzman (Villanova University)
Mentor: Dr. Miguel de Val-Borro
Aliphatic Ring Compounds in the Interstellar Medium
Ella Mullikin* (Wellesley College)
Mentor: Dr. Reggie Hudson
*MATHER NOBEL SCHOLAR 2018
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