Wesley College Cannon Scholar Edward Brandenburg will receive the 2018 Delaware American Chemical Society Section Award.

He is receiving the award for his undergraduate research in the field of chemistry. This research led to his co-authorship of Chapter 15 in the textbook “Advances in Statistical Methodologies and Their Applications to Real Problems.”

The chapter, titled “Descriptive and Inferential Statistics in Undergraduate Data Science Research Projects,” was co-authored by Brandenburg, Wesley Professor of Chemistry and Associate Dean of Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research Malcolm D’Souza, Wesley Professor of Mathematics Derald E. Wentzien, Wesley graduate Riza C. Bautista, Wesley Professor of Mathematics Agashi P. Nwogbaga, Wesley Director of International Programs Rebecca Miller Schroding and Wesley Associate Professor of Mathematics Paul E. Olsen.

The purpose of this award is to recognize scientific achievement in chemistry or chemical engineering. Each year, the winner receives a certificate and a cash prize.

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