2017-18 SPS Chapter Research Award Recipients

The following SPS chapters have received Chapter Research Awards to fund chapter research projects. The awards provide calendar year grants to support local chapter activities that are deemed imaginative and likely to contribute to the strengthening of the SPS program. The awards are funded by generous donations from members of the SPS and Sigma Pi Sigma community.

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Florida Polytechnic University SPS Chapter

Feasibility Studies of Dolomites from Phosphatic Pebble for Thermochemical Energy Storage and CO2 Sequestration

Ithaca College SPS Chapter

The Naked Eye Observatory

Purdue University SPS Chapter

Quantitative evaluation of pedestrian movement models: A real many-body problem

Suffolk University SPS Chapter

Neutron Production and Detection Techniques Around A 15 MeV Medical LINAC

University of Central Florida SPS Chapter

Cavendish Experiment

University of Maryland - College Park SPS Chapter

Constructing a watt balance to redefine the kilogram