Alison Appling has arrived in Wisconsin and will be working on the Powell Center project on continental scale metabolism. She will be working closely with Jordan Read at USGS's Center for Integrated Data Analytics. Great to have you here Alison!
Great work team!, John Crawford, Luke Loken, Nora Casson, Luke Winslow, Colin Smith, and Amanda Stone's paper on quickly generating detailed maps of water chemistry is the featured paper in the current issue of Environmental Science and Technology. Free access to the article at http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es504773x
September 29th was a big day for the gang. In the morning, John Crawford successfully defended his dissertation and in the afternoon, Samantha Oliver passed her prelims to become a dissertator. Quite a day and job well done!
Vince Butitta will be starting his M.S. research in the Freshwater and Marine Science program this fall. He's already involved in studies of mussel life history and the use of the flame to study lakes.