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Winners of AGU Outstanding Student Paper Awards

February 3, 2018
Michaela King, Josh Martin, and Samantha Carter win AGU Outstanding Student Paper Awards

Congratulations to our three winners of Fall AGU Outstanding Student Paper Awards.  These awards go to the top 3-5% of student presentations at the meeting. Our winners and their presentation titles are below:

New study on coral microbiome and climate change

February 1, 2018
Tanks used to study coral under changing climate scenarios

Rising seawater temperature and ocean acidification threaten the survival of coral reefs. The relationship between coral physiology and its microbiome may reveal why some corals are more resilient to these global change conditions.

OSU receives NSF funding to survey hurricane aftermath in USVI

January 3, 2018
Ohio State graduate students Trevor Browning and Brandi Lenz survey coastal change following two hurricanes.

Professor Derek Sawyer received a grant from the National Science Foundation to acquire multibeam maps and sediment samples in St. John (USVI) to document erosion and deposition in response to two Category 5 hurricanes (Irma and Maria) that hit the region in September.