2021 EAPS Senior Thesis Presentations

Friday, May 21, 2021 at 10:00am to 3:00pm

Virtual Event

Each senior will present a live lecture for 20 minutes, followed by 5 minutes of Q&A. Everyone in the EAPS community is encouraged to attend.

Questions? Contact Jane Abbott: jcabbott@mit.edu

10AM - 12:00PM EDT

The Influence of Variable Oxygen Fugacity on the Source Depths for Lunar High-Titanium Ultramafic Glasses
Megan E. Guenther—advisor Prof. Timothy Grove

The Impact of Radiometric Calibration Error on Earth Observation-supported Decision Making
Sheila Baber—advisors Dr. Afreen Siddiqi, Prof. Olivier de Weck, and Prof. Richard Binzel

Competition among simulated plant species in a toy local vegetation model
Azzo F.S. Séguin—advisor Prof. Michael Follows

Understanding changes in precipitation with climate change over wet and dry land
Sarah Weidman—advisor Prof. Paul O'Gorman

BREAK 12:00 - 1:30PM EDT

1:30 - 3:00PM EDT

Constructing a High-Resolution Record of Silurian Paleoclimate Using Carbonate Oxygen Isotopes
Julia W. Clarke—advisor Prof. Kristin Bergmann

Characterization of clasts in the Glen Torridon region of Gale crater observed by the Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity Rover
Sabrina Y. Khan—advisor Prof. Kristin Bergmann

Investigation of Interstellar Object Flux Through the Solar System
Katherine M. Hahn—advisor Prof. Benjamin Weiss

Event Type

Thesis defense

Events By Interest

Academic

Events By Audience

MIT Community

Events By School

School of Science

Department
Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
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