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Scientific Computing doctoral grad awarded exclusive SEED Grant

TALLAHASSEE, October, 2023
Brandon Gusto, a 2023 Scientific Computing Ph.D. graduate, was recently awarded a SMART SEED Grant by the Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship-for-Service Program. SMART SEED Grants are reserved for SMART Scholars who have obtained a Ph.D. in their chosen discipline and begun working at a DoD facility. The SMART SEED Grant is a highly selective and prestigious award that allows new professionals to establish foundational research and engineering efforts while being mentored by an established member of the DoD science and technology community. Since graduation, Gusto has worked at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport.

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Nole Edge explores the science behind wildfires with Daryn Sagel and Bryan Quaife

On this episode of Nole Edge, the official podcast of the FSU College of Arts and Sciences, doctoral student Daryn Sagel and professor of scientific computing Bryan Quaife, both with the Fire Dynamics Program at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute, offer an inside look at the on-ground and atmospheric conditions that drive wildfires.

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Greenwood awarded McKnight Doctoral Fellowship

SC Ph.D. student Jhamieka Greenwood has been awarded The McKnight Doctoral Fellowship which provides up to five years of funding support for newly enrolled African American and Hispanic graduate students who intend to seek a Ph.D. degree. The McKnight Doctoral Program is a state-wide program administered through the Florida Education Fund (FEF). The program is designed to address the under-representation of African American and Hispanic faculty at colleges and universities in the state of Florida by increasing the pool of citizens qualified doctoral graduates to teach at the college and university level. As a by-product, it is expected that employment opportunities in industry will also be expanded.

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Data Driven

Luke Van Popering earns the first master’s degree from Florida State’s new interdisciplinary data science program

When asked how it feels to be the first graduate of the Interdisciplinary Data Science Master’s Degree Program in Florida State University’s history, Luke Van Popering shrugged and chuckled.

“Presumably how it feels being the second graduate or third graduate,” Van Popering said, swiftly avoiding any opportunity to brag about the accomplishment.

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