Posts Tagged ‘Biogeochemistry’

The Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels (C2B2) is now seeking applications for the 2012 Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (C2B2/NSF REU)! Spend your summer researching renewable fuels, chemicals, and products in Colorado.

 Please see the C2B2/NSF REU Brochure for details and visit www.C2B2web.org for application requirements.

Completed applications must be received as of February 26, 2012 at 11:59 PM.

Questions? E-mail C2B2@colorado.edu or call 303.735.2503.

C2B2 is a collaboration among the University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines and the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory.  We expect another great summer for bioenergy research in Colorado this summer 2012! Please contact me directly if you would prefer to recommend another point of contact at your university for future C2B2 communications.

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Graduate Research Assistantship: Land-Ocean Exchanges (Marine Sciences, U. of Georgia).

Available immediately is a PhD/MSc position aimed at linking hydrology and biogeochemistry to assess elemental cycling in groundwater at the land-ocean interface.

Active projects include the study of carbon outwelling from a Gulf of Mexico salt marsh (http://octopus.marsci.uga.edu/~outwelling/), nitrogen transformations in carbonate sands of Australia (http://www.scu.edu.au/schools/esm/cb/index.php/59/) and the Georgia Coastal Ecosystem LTER (http://gce-lter.marsci.uga.edu/).

Candidates with a background in natural sciences or engineering and an interest in numerical modeling and biogeochemistry please contact Dr. Christof Meile (cmeile@uga.edu; http://octopus.marsci.uga.edu).

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