Ph.D. candidate, Environmental Science Graduate Program, The Ohio State University, 2014-
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Valparaiso University, 2014
CO2-Geothermal Bulk Energy Storage
January to July 2014 – Intern at Valparaiso University College of Engineering
- Designed, manufactured, assembled, and tested a heat transfer apparatus to measure the convection coefficient of water in a stainless steal crucible heated from below
Summer 2013 – Intern at Valparaiso University College of Engineering
- Performed an economic analysis of a solar thermal electrolytic magnesium production facility.
- Quantified Fe +2, Fe +3, and total iron concentrations in sulfuric acid in an attempt to elucidate the Magnetite to Hydrogen and Hematite reaction mechanism.
2014 Ohio State University Graduate School Fellowship
2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Honorable Mention
2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, Honorable Mention
2016 ARPAe Innovation Summit, one of 100 students nationwide selected to attend
2016 OSU Environmental Policy Initiative Summer Research Grant ($4,000)
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