TIO Student Projects

TIO/TAMUG Undergraduate Student Fellowship Funding Summer 2015

Recipients: Advisors: Project Title: Location:
Victoria Bartlett Dr. Tim Dellapenna

Investigating the Holocene Sedimentary Record of Folletts Island: High-Resolution Coring Analysis from Christmas Bay to the Nearshore

TAMUG
Arthur Lee Branch III  Dr. Hui Liu

Modeling Abundance of Fishes in Galveston Bay, Texas

TAMUG
Aubree Jones  Dr. Chris Marshall

Microstructure and Innervation of Mystacial Vibrissae in harbor Seals, Phoca vitulina

TAMUG
Amanda Sterne
Dr. Patrick Louchouarn

Controls of Blue Carbon Preservation in coastal Wetlands of Texas: Mangrove vs. Saltmarsh Ecosystems

TAMUG

TIO/IDP Summer Graduate Student Fellowships 2015

Recipients:

Dept

Advisor

Degree

Title

Rujia Bi

MARB

Dr. Hui Liu

MS MARB

Understanding zooplankton dynamics in a changing Galveston Bay

Danielle Creeley

MARS

Dr. Karl Kaiser

MS OCNG

Dissolved Organic Matter Dynamics in Coastal Ecosystems

Shu Dai

MASE

Dr. Bert Sweetman

PhD OCEN

Statistical Condensation of Meteorological Ocean Data for Wind Turbine Design

Janelle Espinoza

MARB

Dr. Jaime Alvarado Bremer

PhD MARB

Assessment of the genetic diversity of colonizing fauna in restored Spartina alterniflora marshes
in Southeast Texas

Brandon Hill

MARS

Dr. Tom Linton

MS MARM

Investigation into Neritic Water Conditions as Primary Driver of Vegetative Fragmentation Rates of Sargassum Naitans and Sargassum Fluitans

Matt Norwood

MARS

Dr. Patrick Louchouarn

PhD OCNG

Quantifying Ecological Shift and the Fate of Blue Carbon in Coastal Wetlands of the Western Gulf of Mexico

Jon Rogers

MARS

Dr. Tim Dellapenna

PhD OCNG

Investigation of Estuarine Sediment Dynamics Induced by Large-scale
Coastal Development

Shanran Tang
MASE Dr. Bert Sweetman PhD OCEN

Numerical and Statistical Analyses of Dynamic Response and Fatigue Damage for Offshore
Floating Wind Turbines

Raven Walker

MARS

Dr. Glenn Jones

MS MARB

Consumer Predator (Humans) - Prey (Lionfish) Model for Controlling Lionfish Populations