Michelle Marx's paper has been selected for publication in Verge

Release date: May 18, 2007

Michelle Marx’s research paper "An Anomalous Reaction of Silicon Oxide and Aluminum via Ball Milling"nominated by Professor Ali Bakhshai has been selected for publication in the fourth issue of Verge, which will be published in the fall of 2007. Verge received over 75 papers this year, and 10 were selected, so it’s quite an honor that this paper was selected.

Michelle's paper is a result of her collaborative work with Dr. Bakhshai at Goucher, collaborators at Towson University and researchers in Armenia over the summer of 2006. Earlier this year, Michelle presented her research results at the 21st National Conference on Undergraduate Research in San Rafael, California (http://www.goucher.edu/x15521.xml).

Verge is a faculty- and student-nominated, peer-reviewed journal for undergraduate research and writing -- both academic, research-based papers and more creative nonfiction work. (http://www.goucher.edu/x14088.xml)