New & Noteworthy
- Alex Hornick, a PELP junior, is participating in a computer science REU at Iowa State University this summer. Its focus is on emerging interface technologies.
- Natalia Marrero-Silva, a PELP senior, was recently named by Austin Peay's Department of Chemistry as this year's recipient of the Amercian Chemical Society Undergraduate Award in Analytical Chemistry.
- Lane Parmely, a PELP junior, is participating in a chemistry REU at the University of Mississippi focusing on anti-tumor medicine research.
- Laura Judy, a PELP junior, is participating in the summer 2015 Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship program in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. This ten-week program is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. Ms. Judy is working on a project based on integrating VO2 nanostructures with plasmonic metamaterial perfect absorbers in order to obtain a room temperature analogue to superconducting transition edge sensors.