PEI-STEP Fellows: Awarded 2012

  • Alexander, Celeste

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Anthropology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    The Production and Reception of Expert Knowledge Practices in a Tanzanian Wildlife Management Area

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    David Wilcove

    Thesis Topic

    An Ethnography of Community Engagement with Conservation and Development in a Tanzanian Wildlife Management Area

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Joao Biehl

  • Dalin, Carole

    Perkins Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Civil and Environmental Engineering

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Promoting Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture Productivity in China Through Water Management and Agricultural Policies

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Denise Mauzerall

    Thesis Topic

    The Transfer of Water Resources through the Trade of Water-Intensive Products, or “Virtual Water Trade”.

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Ignacio Rodriguez-Iturbe

  • Deng, Hang

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Civil and Environmental Engineering

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Incorporation of CCS – and Nuclear Energy Related Risks in Current Energy Economic Model and its Implications to Energy Policy

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Michael Oppenheimer

    Thesis Topic

    Evaluation of Caprock Integrity and its Evolution Due to Brine-CO2-rock Interactions

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Catherine Peters

  • Kang, Mary

    Perkins Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Civil and Environmental Engineering

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Methane Leakage Due to Hydraulic Fracturing Operations: Exploring Technical and Policy Mitigation Options

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Denise Mauzerall

    Thesis Topic

    Multi-Scale Modeling of Fluid Leakage through Faults in Subsurface Environments

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Michael Celia