According to the Atkinson Center website, "the Academic Venture Fund (AVF) is an incubator for the next generation of sustainable solutions. The AVF seeds original, interdisciplinary research that is... Read more about Esteban Gazel and Allison Chatrchyan receive Atkinson Venture Fund (AVF) Grants
2017 AGU Outstanding Student Presentation Awards announced
Top 5% recognized by the American Geophysical Union.
From the 2017 AGU Fall Meeting, the following students received Outstanding Student Presentation Awards. Civil and Environmental Engineering Ph.D. student, Ignaciao Sepulveda worked with Profs. Phil Liu, Mirceau Grigoriu and Matt Pritchard to complete his award winning paper, "Tsunami hazard assessments with consideration of uncertain earthquakes characteristics", in the Natural Hazards category.
In the Seismology section, recent EAS alumni, Tim Clements (currently a Ph.D. student at Harvard) won an AGU Outstanding Student Presentation Award for his work, "Observing drought-induced groundwater depletion in California with seismic noise," with co-author Prof. Marine Denolle of Harvard. Clements worked closely with Prof. Katie Keranen in his final year as a Cornell undergraduate.
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Patricia MacQueen (Geological Sciences) was one of only 14% of applicants selected to receive a 3-year NASA fellowship worth $135,000 in the inaugural Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space... Read more about Patricia MacQueen Wins Pretigious FINESST Award
Marc Alessi ’18, a master’s degree student in atmospheric sciences, and Colin Evans, doctoral student in atmospheric sciences, questioned two Democratic presidential candidates on their positions on... Read more about EAS Students Question Presidential Candidates on Climate Change