Dr. Duane Hatch, professor of chemistry, has been awarded funding from the Department of Energy Office of Science for his recently submitted research proposal. He will perform his research, “SeTrp Study of LiP,” at Los Alamos National Laboratory during summer 2016. The award is part of the DOE Visiting Faculty Program, and is valued at $29,000.
Hatch will also fund two Belmont undergraduate students, Ambrose Rice, a rising senior biology major and Sherif Helmey, a rising junior biology student, to perform the research outlined in the proposal. Hatch has also been reappointed as a guest scientist at Los Alamos National Lab.