Amanda Nelson of Burke Named Summer Research Scholar

Amanda Nelson of Burke Named Summer Research Scholar

Denison University student Amanda Nelson from Burke, graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, was chosen as a 2016 summer research scholar in a program funded by the Laurie Bukovac Hodgson and David Hodgson Endowed Fund. Nelson is one of 107 students who spent their summer conducting in-depth research Optogalvanic Spectroscopy of La I Hyperfine Structures at Denison or off-campus. The faculty-led programs include undertakings in the sciences, humanities, social sciences and the arts.

Nelson worked with Professor Steven Olmschenk on "Optogalvanic Spectroscopy of La I Hyperfine Structure."

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