Funded Projects and Experiences

people on a raft with a large wooden box carrying a microhydro generator
Ice Core Drilling at Denali National Park
Zach Berzolla '19 photo by eli burkian
Jordan Swett 19
Shannon Sartain

February 2020 Awards

Sanchari Ghosh, TH: Funding to support research into the energy requirements of cotreatment

November 2019 Awards

Emma Bushman '21: Funding to participate in an internship at the Clean Air Task Force in Boston (Winter 2020)

Julia Snodgrass '21: Support to attend the International Association of Energy Economics (IAEE) Conference in New Zealand (Winter 2020)

Kevin Yang '20: Research project exploring the structural capacities of mycelium as a novel building and insulative material (Winter 2020)

Hayley Richards '20: Support for an unpaid internship to conduct research and development of a wearable biomechanical energy harvesting device (Winter 2020)

Richard Basak '20: Support to attend the WindEurope Offshore 2019 conference in Denmark (Fall 2019)

May 2019 Awards

Katherine Anderson, GR, Earth Sciences: Support to travel to Alaska's Denali National Park with a team drilling core ice to investigate changing snowpack and its implications for hydroelectric development in the state. (Summer 2019)

Billy Braasch, PhD, Physics and Astronomy: Support to attend the Santa Fe Institute's Complex Systems Summer School where he delved into issues related to socio-technological networks that are power grids. (Summer 2019)

Abigail Brazil '21, Mallory Byrd '19, Thayer '20, Marisa Magsarili '19, Ben Saccone '20, and Kevin Yang '20:  Support to participate in installation of a micro-hydroelectric generator for the Inian Islands Institute in Alaska (Summer 2019)

Andrew Hamlin, Thayer '24 and Julia Huddy, Thayer '24: Support to attend the Electrochemical Society Conference in Atlanta, GA (Fall 2019)

Alexandra Stankard '20: Support to travel to the UK to conduct research with the British Antarctic Survey on her project, CO2 Absorption in the Arctic and Antarctic (Summer 2019)

November 2018 Awards

Zachary Berzolla, Thayer '19: Support for a mini-internship with Vermont-based Zero Energy Modular builder VerMod to create a document and 3D models to introduce the ideas and benefits of Zero Energy Modular buildings to encourage faster adoption of this type of building (Fall 2018) 
Jordan Swett '19: Support to attend two global energy conferences (Fall 2018)

May 2018 Awards

Shannon Sartain '20: Support to travel to the Google Earth Engine User Summit in Dublin, Ireland (Summer 2018)