Category Archives: award

Mileti receives SAS Undergraduate Student Award

Cassidy Mileti was recognized by the Society for Applied Spectroscopy for her study of carbonate-substituted apatites and native bone tissue by FT-IR and Raman spectroscopy, as well as x-ray diffraction, developing FT-IR acid phosphate intensity ratio to further our basic understanding of the interactions between anionic substitutions in synthetic apatites and native bone tissue.

Palomino and Taylor recognized by NSF GRFP

PhD student Pablo Palomino was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, and PhD student Erik Taylor received Honorable Mention. Congratulations Pablo and Erik!

Xu awarded ELI Undergraduate Research Award

Xiangyun (Joyce) Xu was awarded an Engineering Learning Initiatives Undergraduate Research Award for her proposal entitled, “Characterization of tissue composition in Type II diabetic human bone.” The ELI grant provides support for living and research expenses for her research in the lab this summer. Congratulations Joyce!