REU Class of 2010

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Adrienne Antonsen

Adrienne Antonsen

University of Washington

Astronomy 2012

Mentor: M. Showalter

“Saturn's F Ring: Using Cassini Images to Get the Big Picture”

Ali Bramson

Ali Bramson

University of Wisconsin

Astronomy, Physics 2011

Mentor: C. Phillips

A Search For Ongoing Geologic Activity On Jupiter’s Satellites”

Keaton Burns

Keaton Burns

University of California, Berkeley

Applied Mathematics & Physics 2012

Mentors: F. Marchis & Bellerose

“Orbital Stability of Spacecrafts Exploring Multiple Asteroid Systems”

Amber Butcher

Amber Butcher

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Geology 2011

Mentor: L. Fenton

"Morphology and Classification of Martian Dunes"

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Thomas Catanach

Thomas Catanach

Notre Dame University, IN

Physics and Classical Languages 2012

Mentor: B. Barott

"Evaluating Modulated Signals at the ATA"”

Ashley Curry

Ashley Curry

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Biology 2011

Mentor: R. Mastrapa

“Ethane Revealed—Investigating the Spectra That Tells It All”

Jacob Edman

Jacob Edman

University of California, Irvine

Physics and Earth Systems Science 2011

Mentor: F. Freund

“Magnetic Asymmetry of Mid-Ocean Ridges”

Evan Firth

Evan Firth  

Southwestern University, TX

Biology, Chemistry 2012

Mentor: R. Quinn

“Stability of Oxy-Halides in a Simulated Mars Environment”

William Freeman Louisiana State Physics2011 Mentors: J Bishop & F. Marchis “Investigation of the Origin of 2008TC3 through Spectral Analysis of F-type Asteroids and Lab Spectra of Almahata Sitta and Mineral Mixtures”

William Freeman

Louisiana State

Physics 2011

Mentors: J Bishop & F. Marchis

“Investigation of the Origin of 2008TC3 through Spectral  Analysis of F-type Asteroids and Lab Spectra of Almahata  Sitta and Mineral Mixtures”

Craig Hill

Craig Hill

University of Missouri, St. Louis

Biology 2012

Mentor: J. Blank

"Investigating a Potential Mars Analog: Analysis of Del Puerto Creek Bioprecipitation"

Jenny Kulow

Jenny Kulow 

Indiana University

Astronomy, Astrophysics, Biology, and Physics 2011

Mentor: J. Chiar

“Characterizing the Diffuse ISM”

Erin Leidy

Erin Leidy

Fordham University, NY

Physics 2012

Mentor: P. Jenniskens

“Re-entering the Atmosphere: Hayabusa and its Spectra”

Seth Meitzner

Seth Meitzner

University of Minnesota

Astrophysics 2011

Mentor: G. Harp

"Improving Primary Beam Uniformity In Mosaic Observations With the ATA"

William Myers

William Myers

Earlham College, IN

Geology 2011

Mentor: L. Fenton

"Wind Directions and Weather Systems Inferred by Aeolian Features"

Janine Myszka

Janine Myszka

Villanova University, PA

Astronomy, Astrophysics 2012

Mentor: R. Mastrapa

“Methanol and Methanol in Water: Exploring  the Spectra”

Natalya Patrikeeva

Natalya Patrikeeva

Rice University, TX

Earth Science (Geophysics) 2011

Mentor: A. Brown

“Search for Brecciated Material in CTX Images of Nili Fossae”

Lee Saper

Lee Saper

Brown University, RI

Geology-Chemistry 2012

Mentor: J. Bishop

Reflectance Spectroscopy of Nontronite and Ripidolite Mineral Mixtures in Context of Phyllosilicate Unit Composition at Mawrth Vallis”

Steffi Valkov

Steffi Valkov

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Aerospace Engineering 2012

Mentor: P. Jenniskens

“CAMS: California Allsky Meteor Surveillance”

Colin Williams

Colin Williams

Kansas State University

Mathematics 2011

Mentor: F. Freund

“Changes in Radar Reflectivity of Rock Surfaces Due to Stress-Activated Charge Carriers"