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Sumlin wins prestigious NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship

Ben Sumlin
Ben Sumlin

Ben Sumlin, a doctoral student in energy, environmental & chemical engineering, has received a 2018 NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship. Sumlin, who works in the lab of Rajan Chakrabarty, assistant professor of energy, environmental & chemical engineering and interim director of the Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering, is one of 54 recipients of the three-year, $135,000 fellowship out of 424 applicants. As part of his research project, Sumlin will build and deploy a state-of-the-art photoacoustic instrument during NASA's FIREX study.