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 2016

Mentor: Greg Silsbe, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Improving Remotely Sensed Chlorophyll Concentration Estimates Using Hyperspectral Radiometers in the Chesapeake Bay

Class of 2015

Mentor: James Pierson, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: The Impact of Irradiance and Ammonium on the Mixotrophic Response by the Winter Bloom Heterocapsa rotundata in the Chesapeake Bay

Mentor: Johan Schijf, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Binding of Mg and Ca with the Trihydroxamate Siderophore Desferrioxamine B at Seawater Ionic Strength

Mentor: Vyacheslav Lyubchich, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Risky Business: Using the Perspective of Insurance Companies to Assess Climate Change Scenarios (Norway Example)

Mentor: Michael Roman, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: The Effects of Low Oxygen Concentrated Waters on Male and Female Planktonic Copepods, Acartia tonsa

Mentor: Lora Harris, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Linking Salinity and Net Ecosystem Metabolism in Chesapeake Bay Wetlands

Mentor: Jeremy Testa, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Influence of Microphytobenthos on Denitrification And Nutrient Fluxes in Shallow Coastal Systems: A Modeling Approach

Mentor: Michael Gonsior, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Photochemistry of Cyanobacteria Derived Fluorescent Dissolved Organic Matter

Mentor: Halimeda Kilbourne, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Replication of a Coral Strontium/Calcium-based Medieval Ocean Temperature Record from the Caribbean

Mentor: Andrew Heyes, Ph.D., Laura Lapham, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Measuring Temporal Variability of Methyl Mercury and Methane in the Pore Waters of a Chesapeake Bay Tidal Marsh

Mentor: Jeffrey Cornwell, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Carbonate Chemistry in the Chesapeake Bay: The Effect of the Eastern Oyster, Crassostrea virginica

Mentor: Larry Sanford, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Seagrass Beds and Sediment Transport in the Susquehanna Flats

Mentor: Thomas Miller, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Climate Change Effects on Respiration Rates of Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) from the Patuxent River, Chesapeake Bay

Mentor: Cindy Palinkas, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Fortnightly Variability of Sediment Dynamics In Tidal Freshwater Marshes

Mentor: Elizabeth W. North, Ph.D., Louis Plough, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Salinity Tolerance of Early-Stage Oyster Larvae in Low Salinities

Mentor: Victoria Coles, Ph.D.

Location: Horn Point Laboratory

Project Title: Origins of Low Oxygen Zone Water Masses and Their Link to Nitrous Oxide Production in the Eastern Pacific Ocean

Class of 2014

Mentor: Carys Mitchelmore, Ph.D.

Location: Chesapeake Biological Laboratory

Project Title: Understanding the Toxic Effects of Oil Exposure by Measuring DNA Damage in the Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus

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