Complete List of Mini-Grant Projects

Winter 2020

Prabhat Hegde TH'24
Funding for course at the Technical University of Denmark 

Benjamin Schelling '21
Estimating GHG Emissions form Small-scale Fisheries 

Zamora Santiago Castillo '21, Eric Chen '21, Emily Martinez '21, and Michelle Wang '21
Assessing the Theoretical Implementation of a 50MW OTEC Plant

Eva Greene TU'22
Carbon Neutrality in Colombian Avocado Farming

Fall 2020

Sathvik Namburar Geisel '22
Estimating the Environmental Impact of Gastrointestinal Procedures 

Allan Rubio '23
Internship with CANCAN 

Summer 2020

Georganna Benedetto GR'24
Green Chemistry for Energy Solutions: Outreach Project

Emma Doherty '21
Prefabricated Facade Panels for Deep Energy Retrofits in the Northeastern United States 
John Ejiogu '24 
Understanding the Dynamics of Energy Generation and Dissemination in Nigeria 
Wanjiru Gachuhi (TH'20, '21) 
PVOL101: Solar Training - Solar Electric Design and Installation (Grid-Direct) Online Course

Sophia Greszczuk '22 
Solarization and Insulation of DOC Cabins Project

Julia Huddy GR'24 & Andrew Hamlin GR'24 
Exploring Solar Energy in the Classroom 

Alana Macken '23
Examining the Energy Grid in High-Fire Risk Communities 

Kristin Ng TU'21
Summer Strategy Associate at New Age Meats Internship

Nathaniel Roe '23 Solar Strategy Intern for Solaflect Energy

Hunter Snyder GR'21 
Thematic Study on Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Small-Scale Fisheries 

Suraj Srivats '22 
Analyzing the Impact and Efficacy of Executive Education in Energy and Climate Change on Decision Making

Michelle Wang '21 
Solar Stewards Internship 
 

Spring 2020

Sanchari Ghosh, TH: Research Into the Energy Requirements of Co-treatment
 
 

Winter 2019

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

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

Kevin Yang '20: Exploring the Structural Capacities of Mycelium as a Novel Building and Insulative Material
 
Hayley Richards '20: Internship to Conduct Research and Development of a Wearable Biomechanical Energy Harvesting Device

Richard Basak '20: WindEurope Offshore 2019 Conference in Denmark 

Fall 2019

Andrew Hamlin, TH'24 and Julia Huddy, TH '24
Support to attend the Electrochemical Society Conference in Atlanta, GA 

Summer 2019

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. 

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. 

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 

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

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 
 

Winter 2018

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 


Jordan Swett '19: Support to attend two global energy conferences 

Spring 2018

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