Thursday, Jul 28, 2011 Ethan Lockhart won first prize at MSU's 2011 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium
One of the NSF REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) students, Ethan Lockhart from North Carolina State University, won the FIRST prize award at MSU's 2011 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium which was held on July 28 for his research poster titled: Modified Chambolle Method for Speckle Image Denoising. Ethan's research was chosen from over 50 posters presented at the Symposium. He is one of the five participants in the NSF REU Program in Applied Mathematics and Biostatistics, currently being hosted by the Center for Computational Sciences (CCS) and the Department of Mathematics & Statistics. The PI of this NSF grant awarded to CCS is Dr. Hyeona Lim, Ethan's research mentor.