EAPS Senior Thesis Presentations

EAPS Undergraduate Students
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:30pm

Each senior in Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Science will give a 30 minute talk presenting the results of his or her senior thesis. Everyone in the EAPS community is encouraged to attend.

10:00 AM

Modeling Methylmercury in Maine’s Tribal Meres
Nick Hoffman (advisor Prof. Selin)

Methane and Carbon Dioxide Cycling in Soils of the Harvard Forest
Alexa Jaeger (advisor Prof. Heald)

Investigation of the Heterogeneous Ice Nucleation Potential of Sea Spray Aerosol
Lily Dove (advisor Prof. Cziczo)

Natural Variability in Eastern Tropical Pacific Nitrous Oxide Emissions
Elisabeth Boles (advisor Prof. Babbin)

12:00 – 1:00 BREAK for Lunch


Development of a Leaching Procedure for Isotopic Study of Metal/Silicate Partitioning Experiments
Mary Spanjers (advisor Dr. Tissot, Prof. Grove)

Identifying Binary Central Stars of Planetary Nebulae with Kepler K2 Campaign 11 Photometric Data
Jonathan Hurowitz (advisor Dr. Bosh)

Sublimative Torques as the Origin of Bilobate Comets
Taylor Safrit (advisor Dr. Bosh)