Post Tagged with: "Dina Lopez"

Alum, López Publish Article on Chronic Kidney Disease in El Salvador

Alum, López Publish Article on Chronic Kidney Disease in El Salvador

Geology alum Darcy R. VanDervort ’12 and Dr. Dina López, Professor and Chair of Geological Sciences, co-authored an article  in the April 2014 issue of MEDICC Review, which focused on chronic kidney disease in agricultural communities. VanDervort, who doubled majored, did undergraduate research with López. She earned a B.S.in Environmental […]

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June 24, 2014 at 4:20 pmResearch

Taking the Acid Out of Mine Drainage Isn’t the Whole Picture

Taking the Acid Out of Mine Drainage Isn’t the Whole Picture

Ohio University researchers are taking a closer look at a well-established acid-mine drainage treatment method. It’s not enough just to change the chemical pH in the stream, they write. It’s “an unspoken goal” also to restore the biology—the fish and aquatic life—in the watershed. And that may mean “sacrificing” a […]

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November 19, 2013 at 2:16 pmResearch

Student Presents on Underground Coal Mines as Possible Geothermal Energy Resource

Ohio University faculty made an impact with 23 presentations at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 27–30 in Denver. Joshua Richardson, Dr. Dina Lopez, Tim Letwich, Michael Ange, Mark Wolfe, and Frank Fugitt co-authored UNDERGROUND COAL MINES IN OHIO AS A POSSIBLE GEOTHERMAL ENERGY […]

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November 4, 2013 at 4:28 pmResearch

Sustainability Studies: Thriving in the Anthropocene Era

Sustainability Studies: Thriving in the Anthropocene Era

“Meeting the needs of the present while safeguarding Earth’s life-support system, on which the welfare of current and future generations depends.” By Dr. Nancy Manring College of Arts & Sciences faculty are tackling the challenges of the 21st century by building interdisciplinary and team-taught courses around a new set of […]

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October 30, 2013 at 7:41 amNews