Previous Scholars

Shahzeen Attari

2005 Fiessinger Scholarship

Global Climate Change and Human Behavior: Decreasing Energy Consumption

 

Nicole Berge

2004 Fiessinger Scholarship

Full-Scale Management of Nitrogen at a Bioreactor Landfill

 

Kyle Bibby

2009 EREF Scholarship

Using Molecular Techniques to Determine the Fate of Pathogens (e.g. viruses) in Landfill Leachates and Source Material

 

Stephanie Bolyard

2012 EREF Scholarship

Pump and Treat Aerobic Flushing Bioreactor Landfill

 

Riley Coulthard

2016 Fiessinger Doctoral Scholarship

Carbon Nanotube Enabled Technology for Reclamation of Rare Earth Elements from Coal Combustion Residues

 

Mohan B. Dangi

2007 Fiessinger Scholarship

Assessing Municipal Solid Waste Streams to Illustrate Waste Composition and Generation Patterns Solid Waste Management in Kathmandu, Nepal

 

Monica N. Danon-Schaffer

2005 EREF Scholarship

Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Landfills from Electronic Waste

 

Tristanne Davis

2014 Carl J. Apicella Scholarship

Evolving Role of Business in Solid Waste Management

 

Susan DeLong

2006 Fiessinger Scholarship

Development of a Targeted Method for Sequencing Biodegradation Genes

 

Xunchang Fei

2013 EREF Scholarship

Paradigm for Solid Waste Containment to Active Treatment and Energy Recovery

 

Kurt F. Flor

2008 PTR Scholarship

Using Business to Spur Waste-to-Energy Technologies in Developing Countries

 

Carrie Harns

2010 SCS Scholarship

Mechanistic Assessment of the Mobility of Titanium Dioxide and Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles through Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Clay Liners

 

Shakira Hobbs

2016 EREF Scholarship

Strategic Sustainability Assessment of Enhanced Aerobic and Anaerobic Digestion of Food and Bioplastic Waste for Municipalities

 

Troy Hottle

2014 EREF Scholarship

Optimizing Disposal Options for Plastic Biopolymers

 

Nicholas Hotzelt

2015 EREF Scholarship

Landfill Leachate Valorization for Commodity Methane Generation

 

Arlene Janousek

2015 EREF Scholarship

Comparing Waste Management Impacts on Conventional vs. Organic Food Supply Chains

 

Olga Kachook

2015 EREF Scholarship

Integrating Zero Waste and Extended Producer Responsibility Practices into Corporate Waste

 

Richa Karanjekar

2011 EREF Scholarship

An Improved Model for Estimating Methane Generation Rates from Landfills Based on Waste Composition, Rainfall and Ambient Temperature

 

Ella Kim

2013 Fiessinger Scholarship

Renewable Natural Gas from Anaerobic Digestion Processes

 

Junbeum Kim

2007 EREF Scholarship

Sustainable System Design for Collection and Recycling of E-waste in the United States

 

Laura Knudsen

2009 PTR Scholarship

Electronic Waste Issues and Solutions

 

Stephanos Koullias

2014 EREF Scholarship

Path-Dependent Nature of Waste Management and Environmental Justice Impacts

 

Tim Kramer

2008 SCS Scholarship

How Improved Waste Management Practices Can Tie into Carbon Markets and Create Emission Reductions

 

Caroline Larose

2016 Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Master’s Scholarship

Material Flows: Strategies to reduce Ann Arbor’s municipal solid waste and improve diversion

 

James W. Levis

2009 Fiessinger Scholarship

The Effects of Climate Change Legislation on Solid Waste Management Operations

 

Laura Mast

2015 EREF Scholarship

Chelant-Enhanced Selective Leaching and Capture of Rare Metals from Coal Ash

 

Kat McCarthy

2015 SCS Scholarship

A Strategy for Organics Diversion

 

Theodore McMahan

2011 SCS Scholarship

Evaluating Torrefaction as a Process to Convert Organic Waste to Energy

 

Mira Stone Olson

2003 Fiessinger Scholarship

Bacterial Chemotaxis in Porous Media

 

Alexander Orlov

2001 Fiessinger Scholarship

Environmental Aspects of Heterogeneous Photocatalysis: Studies with Practical Catalysts and Model Systems

 

Jie Pan

2013 SCS Scholarship

Integrating E-Waste Recycling Workshops for Resource Recovery

 

Joo Young Park

2010 EREF Scholarship

Waste as Resources: Utilization of Coal Combustion By-products in the United States

 

Brent Perdue

2015 EREF Scholarship

Analysis of Municipal Landfill Diversion Ordinances

 

Dianjun Ren

2011 EREF Scholarship

Effect of AG Nanoparticles on Microbe Populations Found in Landfill and Ag-NP Transport through Liners

 

Justin Roessler

2014 EREF Scholarship

Exploring Opportunties For The Beneficial Use of Waste to Energy Ash

 

Michael Sander

2003 Fiessinger Scholarship

Irreversibility of Organic Compound Sorption to Natural Organic Matter

 

Grace Schwartz

2012 EREF Scholarship

A New Hazard Assessment Protocol for Coal Combustion Products

 

Kaitlyn Sniffen

2012 PTR Baler Scholarship

Using Algae as a Biomass for Biofuel

 

Bryan Staley

2004 Fiessinger Scholarship

Changes in Microbial Community Structure in Solid Waste Decomposition

 

Ross Taggart

2014 EREF Scholarship

Recovering Strategic Metals from Fly Ash

 

Jillian Treadwell

2016 Ice River Springs Master’s Scholarship for Sustainability Scholarship

Driving Factors for Organic Waste and Phosphorus Recycling: A quantitative analysis and scenario based model

 

Paige Wilson

2012 EREF Scholarship

Anaerobic Digestion of Organic Wastes: The Impact of Operating Conditions on Hydrolysis Efficiency and Microbial Community Composition

 

Ming Xu

2008 EREF Scholarship

Quantifying Solid Waste Generated by Economic Activities

 

Ramin Yazdani

2008 EREF Scholarship

Factors Limiting Aerobic Degradation During Aerobic Bioreactor Landfilling