Hemmerling wins ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Kimberly Hemmerling was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal, “Microstructural characterization of human of cervical tissue throughout pregnancy.” The ELI grant provides support for her senior thesis. Congratulations Kim!

Mileti receives SAS Undergraduate Student Award

Cassidy Mileti was recognized by the Society for Applied Spectroscopy for her study of carbonate-substituted apatites and native bone tissue by FT-IR and Raman spectroscopy, as well as x-ray diffraction, developing FT-IR acid phosphate intensity ratio to further our basic understanding of the interactions between anionic substitutions in synthetic apatites and native bone tissue.