Si Qi (Cindy) Yao

Master’s Student

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M.S. in Sustainable Systems and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, (2017)

B.A. in Chemistry (major) and Biology (minor), Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA,2015.

Conference Presentations:

Yao, S., Raskin, L., Diana, J. “Assessing nitrifying function and shrimp growth in an indoor brackish water recirculating aquaculture system.” 2017 Borchardt Conference. Ann Arbor, MI. Mar 2017. Poster.

Yao, S., Ballantine, K., Groffman, P., Alewell, C. “Promoting denitrification in restored wetlands with amendments of differing carbon lability.” ASA, CSSA and SSSA International Annual Meeting. Minneapolis, MN. Nov 2015. Poster.(Won second place in wetland soils division graduate student poster presentation contest)

Yao, S., Ballantine, K., Groffman, P. “The effect of carbon lability on denitrification in restored wetlands.” Society for Ecological Restoration New England Chapter Conference. South Amherst, MA. Apr 2014. Poster.