Previous Scholars

Vinny Anderson

2016 Carl J. Apicella Scholarship

An Integrated Forward Osmosis-Membrane Distillation Membrane Process for Flue Gas Desulfurization Wastewater Treatment


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


Koichi Kanaoka

2017 Robert J. Riethmiller/PTR Baler and Compactor Scholar

Opportunities, Challenges and Benefits of Increasing Waste Recovery Rates in U.S. Cities


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


Serena Pozza

2016 GMI Scholarship

How Closed-loop Production Systems Can Reduce Waste


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