Recent Undergraduate Research Projects 2016-17

Undergraduate Research Projects: First column is student name, second column is project name
Name Project Title
Patrick Adrian "Neutral Damping of Two-Stream instabilities" Professor Scott Baalrud
Zachary Luppen "Iowa Planeterrella" Professor Scott Baalrud
Sophie Deam "Spectral indice analysis for SDSS/MANGA data cubes" Professor Hai Fu
Jacob Isbell "Binary AGNs in Stripe 82 field with wide-field radio surveys" Professor Hai Fu
Se Hyun Chun working with Professor John Goree
Jason Granroth was a student data technician for the University of Iowa Mars Express/MARSIS investigation with Professor Donald Gurnett
Leah Granroth was a student data technician for the University of Iowa Mars Express/MARSIS investigation with Professor Donald Gurnett
Sean Harlem was a student engineering technician working on radiation analysis for University of Iowa JUICE/RIME project with Professor Donald Gurnett
Matt Leiffert was a student data technician working on the digitization of University of Iowa Jano Waves data with Professor Donald Gurnett
Morgan Matheny was a student data technician on the University of Iowa Van Allen Probes investigation with Professor Donald Gurnett
Tristan Morris is a student data technician working on serveral University of Iowa projects: Voyager, Cassini, and Juno investigations with Professor Donald Gurnett
Nhan Tran-Phan is a student data technician who has worked on two University of Iowa projects: Cassini and Mars Express/MARSIS investigations with Professor Donald Gurnett
Caleb Raman MAVEN data analysis with Professor Jasper Halekas
Logan Reed Calibration of Lab ion source with Professor Jasper Halekas
Tianshi Xie MAVEN data analysis with Professor Jasper Halekas
Liza Casella "X-rays from Lyman Emitting Galaxies" with Professor Philip Kaaret
William Fuelberth HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
Jesse Haworth HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
Ross McCurdy HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
Drew Miles HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
David Trieweiler The Cherenkov Telescope Array with Professor Philip Kaaret
Riley Wearmouth HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
Keith White HaloSat - a CubeSat to study the hot Galactic halo with Professor Philip Kaaret
Armond Luthens Development of tracky database with Professor Craig Kletzing
Mackenzie McLouth Development of tracky database with Professor Craig Kletzing
Elizabeth Helfenberger "Simulation for the High Granularity Timing Detector" with Professor Usha Mallik
Sonali Durham "Numerical study of Poincare sections; edition of lectures notes on differential equations and classical mechanics" with Professor Yannick Meurice
Sophie Deam "Thermal gyro-synchrotron emission as a proble of coronal magnetic fields" with Professor Robert Mutel
Erin Maier "Thermal gyro-synchrotron emission as a proble of coronal magnetic fields" with Professor Robert Mutel
Tyler Stercula "Thermal gyro-synchrotron emission as a proble of coronal magnetic fields" with Professor Robert Mutel
Dani Lipman "Spectral mapping of magnetic structures on the ultracool dwarf 2MASS J0746425+200032
Trevor Knuth working with Professor Jane Nachtman
Cory Rude working with Professor Jane Nachtman
Bridget Quesnell Photodefector System Testing with Professor Yasar Onel
Jeffrey Schnell Photodefector System Testing with Professor Yasar Onel
Jordan Archer "X-ray Diffraction Analysis of Semiconductor Heterostructures" with Professor John Prineas
Joseph Grabarits "Developing a diode-pumped Nd YLF laser for plasma spectroscopy" with Professor Frederick Skiff
Anthony Rogers "A two-frequency inductively-coupled plasma source for independent density and temperature control" with Professor Frederick Skiff

Undergraduate Research Projects 2014-15

Undergraduate Research Projects AY13-14

Undergraduate Research Projects AY12-13