The National Academies of Sciences – Gulf Research Program (NAS – GRP)
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2015
Ms. Ren is a Ph.D. candidate in chemistry at Louisiana State University (LSU) and an alumna of the University of West Florida. Her undergraduate research included polymer syntheses that could be used in future cancer treatments. She continued her education at LSU, working towards her Ph.D. in chemistry at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Superfund Research Center. For her dissertation research, she studies particulates generated from combustion processes.