Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

Our Students and Their Research

 

You may search for students by class year and keywords found in the student's name, university, project title or abstract. Our first class was in 1989.

Class of 2006

Mentor: Cindy Palinkas, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Geochronology and Characterization of Grain Size and Trace Metals in Sediment Cores Collected from the Corsica River, Maryland

Mentor: Rodger Harvey, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: The Use of 210Pb Chronology and Amino Acid Analysis to Understand Organic Matter Cycling in the Arctic

Mentor: Thomas Miller, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Assessing habitat quality in Chesapeake Bay: Application of RNA:DNA indices to blue crab (Callinectes sapidus)

Mentor: Marcelino Suzuki, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Phylogenetic Screening of Ribosomal RNA Gene-Containing Clones in Fosmi Libraries from Chesapeake Bay Bacterioplankton

Mentor: Carys Mitchelmore, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Assessing Acute and Sub-Lethal Effects of Physically and Chemically Dispersed Oil on the Soft Coral Xenia elongata

Mentor: Tom Fisher, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Effect of Denitrification on Methanogenesis in Groundwater of Agricultural Areas in the Choptank River Watershed

Mentor: Christopher Rowe, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Effects of Polychlorinated Biphenyls on Snapping Turtle Behavior and Metabolism

Mentor: Carys Mitchelmore, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Analysis of Ribosomal Rna Genes in Chesapeake Bay Bacterioplankton Fosmid Libraries

Mentor: Elizabeth W. North, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: A Comparison of Microbial Pathogen Bioaccumulation in Crassotrea virginica and Crassostrea ariakensis

Class of 2005

Mentor: Byron Crump, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Community Composition of Bacteria Associated with Zostera marina Within and Across Beds in the Chesapeake Bay

Mentor: Todd Kana, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Characterization and Migratory Behavior of Microphytobenthos in the Chesapeake Bay

Mentor: Marcelino Suzuki, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Analysis of rRNA Genes of a Fosmid Library Constructed from Chesapeake Bay Bacterioplankton

Mentor: Andy Lazur, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Effects of Diets Enriched with Different Fatty Acids on Survival and Growth of Clownfish Fry, Amphiprion frenatus and Amphiprion ocellaris

Mentor: Judy O'Neil, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Nitrogen Fixation in Various Estuarine Environments of Chesapeake Bay

Mentor: Jeffrey Cornwell, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Contamination History of Maryland's Chesapeake and Coastal Bays Using Dated Cores

Mentor: Elizabeth W. North, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Investigation of the Relationship Between the North Atlantic Centers of Action and Physical Factors that Affect Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) Recruitment in the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays

Mentor: Edward Houde, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Diet of Larval and Juvenile Stage Striped Bass Morone saxatilis in the Upper Chesapeake Bay Estuarine Turbidity Maximum: Evaluating the Role of the ETM in Striped Bass Recruitmen.

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