Honors Fellowships

Natalie Hudson-Smith

Hudson-Smith, NatalieName: Natalie Hudson-Smith 
Title of Project:
 Production and Loading of Polyimides with Graphene
Advisor: David Kranbuehl
Honors Department: Chemistry 

Addition of graphene oxide nanoparticles into the polyimides, a type of polymer, may lead to enhanced mechanical and physical properties. High performance and enhanced materials are important for the industrial construction and incorporation into common technologies.

The Honors Fellowship allows me to remain in Williamsburg for the summer to continue research in Kranbuehl Lab.

Hometown: Spotsylvania
Majors: Chemistry
Future Plans: Graduate school
Hobbies: Embroidery, arts & crafts, handsewing
Fun Fact: I once worked as a Magician’s Assistant.

 

Follow Natalie’s research on the W&M Honors Fellowships blog!