Graduate Student Jake Mortensen Wins Another Award

November 6, 2014

For the second time this fall semester, graduate student Jacob Mortensen has won another award.   He has been awarded a New Mexico Research Grant (NMRG) by the UNM Graduate and Professional Student Association. Jake is pursuing graduate studies with Dr. González-Pinzón. His research focuses on understanding the dynamic coupling between nutrient transport and biological uptake. With this research grant, Jake will conduct experiments along the Rio Grande continuum.  

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Jake (left) and PhD student Cameron Herrington (right) are conducting a tracer experiment in the Jemez River, near Jemez Springs.

You can read the news about Jake’s first award here.