Graduate Students Emma Blackford email@example.com Advisor: Paul Block My research interests include management and restoration of water resources, socio-ecological based system approaches, and modeling for climate variability and change. Jessica (Jess) Briggs firstname.lastname@example.org Research Profile Advisor: Grace Wilkinson Research interests include biogeochemical cycling, changes in ecosystems across time and space, and anthropogenic impacts on water bodies. Cassandra (Cassie) Ceballos email@example.com Advisor: Emily Stanley Research interests include biogeochemical cycling, phytoplankton community structure and function, and the relationship between bacteria and algal blooms. Charlie Dougherty firstname.lastname@example.org Advisor: Hilary Dugan Research interests include freshwater salinization in the upper Midwest and transformation of lake physical structure from climate change in Antarctic lakes. Elizabeth (Lizzie) Emch email@example.com Advisor: Hilary Dugan Research interests focused on salination of lakes and rivers around Madison, WI. Adrianna Gorsky firstname.lastname@example.org Research Profile Advisor: Hilary Dugan Examining greenhouse gas emissions and other aquatic processes during ice-on and ice-off periods of north temperate lakes Elliot Hendry email@example.com Advisor: Sara Hotchkiss Research interests include paleolimnology, carbon storage/cycling in freshwater ecosystems, evolution of aquatic ecosystems Krystyn Kibler firstname.lastname@example.org Advisor: Trina McMahon My research interests involve the complexities of phytoplankton community structure, spatial and temporal variations in an algal bloom, and seasonal influences of HABs. Katherine (Katie) Klier email@example.com Advisor: Karthik Anantharaman Research interests include investigating the ecological function of microbes and viruses in marine and freshwater ecosystems. Marguerite (Maggie) Langwig firstname.lastname@example.org Advisor: Karthik Anantharaman I use bioinformatics to understand microbial ecology and viruses in marine and freshwater environments. Bennett McAfee email@example.com Advisor: Paul Hanson Research interests include applying machine learning to the process of collecting and analyzing limnological data. Joe Mrnak firstname.lastname@example.org Research Profile Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden Food web interactions following a reintroduction of native Cisco in 2 north temperate lakes containing invasive Rainbow Smelt David Ortiz email@example.com Research Profile Advisor: Emily Stanley Comparison of temporal and spatial dynamics of algal blooms Lindsay Platt firstname.lastname@example.org Advisor: Hilary Dugan My research interests lie at the intersection of data and water science, mainly data-driven modeling for large-scale aquatic science. Nicholas (Nick) Scheel email@example.com Advisor: Trina McMahon My research interests involve freshwater microbial ecology and mercury methylation. Ella Schmidt firstname.lastname@example.org Advisor: Trina McMahon My research focuses on spring turnover in polymictic lakes and the impact of warming temperatures. Sophia Skoglund email@example.com Advisor: Paul Hanson Modeling lake water quality across space and time with the help of machine learning and remote sensing Quinn Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Research Profile Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden Investigating the confluence of factors associated with walleye fisheries of the Upper Great Lakes region that are performing better than expectations given climate change. Daniel (Danny) Szydlowski email@example.com Research Profile Advisor: Grace Wilkinson Investigates drivers of change in lakes such as climate change and invasive species, along with ecosystem resilience to these forces.