9th Annual GRS W&M Student Award Winners

 

Market Access International, Inc. Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Humanities and Social Sciences - $1,000
Nancy Hillman, History.  Advisor: Dr. Melvin Ely
A Complex Fellowship: Black and White Baptists in Southeastern Virginia, 1800 - 1860

Northrop Grumman Corporation Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Natural & Computational Sciences - $1,000
Nathaniel Phillips, Physics.  Advisor: Dr. Irina Novikova
Quantum memory under conditions of electromagnetically induced transparency and four-wave mixing in a hot atomic gas

Incogen, Inc. Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Natural and Computational Sciences - $1,000
Sara Kampfe, Chemistry.  Advisor: Dr. Deborah Bebout
Processing and Conversion of Algae to Bioethanol



Award for Excellence in Scholarship in the Humanities and Social Sciences - $500
Kathryn Holt, Psychology.  Advisor: Dr. Paul Kieffaber
Cognitive Aging: Influences on Attention and Response Switching

Honorable Mention - $100
Jennifer Ogborne, Anthropology.  Advisor: Dr. Martin Gallivan
So... What Am I Supposed To Do With This Big Pile of Cans?: Methodological Techniques for Coping with 19th and 20th Century Can Dumps

Honorable Mention - $100
Sarah Glosson, American Studies.  Advisor: Dr. Charles McGovern
Domestic Music Making in Late Eighteenth-Century Elite Chesapeake Society: Playing Music, Performing Identity



William & Mary Award for Excellence in the Natural and Computational Sciences - $500
Lei Lu, Computer Science.  Advisor: Dr. Evgenia Smirni
Blocking for Efficient Server Overload Management under Bursty Arrivals

Honorable Mention
- $100
Shahla Nasserasr, Applied Science/Mathematics.  Advisor: Dr. Charles Johnson
Conditions for a TP2-Completion

Honorable Mention - $100
Kevin Smith, Physics.  Advisors: Dr. Gunter Luepke
Optical Control of Ultrafast Spin-wave Relaxation by Magnetic Anisotropy in a Ferromagnet