Grace McClellan, a Water Center student from Lebanon, was recently awarded a fellowship through the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow program, based on her “demonstrated potential to contribute to strengthening the vitality of the U.S. science and engineering enterprise.” McClellan’s dissertation is titled “Linking Diversity of Polyphosphate Accumulating Organisms to Improved Functional Stability of the Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal Process.” Her work is done on this project as a graduate student under Tania Datta, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering.

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