URE OMS Students at Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis
Graves and Erica Pinkney, URE OMS 2004 research students,
are serving an internship at the Naval Research Laboratory
(NRL) at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi under Dr. Sonia
Gallegos and Dr. Shobha Sriharan as part of their summer research.
Sonia Gallegos currently works in the Optics Branch of NRL
where she develops models that integrate remote sensing measurements,
in-situ data and products from dynamic models that allow the
estimation of inherent optical properties from the surface
to the bottom of the ocean.
Shobha Sriharan is a professor in the Department of Agriculture
and Human Ecology at Virginia State University (VSU) in Petersburg,