Mackenzie Fannon to Participate in NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

Mackenzie Fannon (EES Student, Mentored by Dickson Cunningham) was selected as an intern for the NSF funded IRIS program.  She will be carrying out summer research at the New Mexico Tech investigating earthquake hazards along the Mexican coastline and the precursor signals that could be used for future earthquake prediction.  It is important and novel research.   Mackenzie is part of an intern  group that annually includes Stanford, Cal Tech and Ivy League participants.  In addition to a full summer stipend and all travel and research costs, she also receives funding to present at the American Geophysical Union conference next December in San Francisco.