Kori McKenzie

 Kori McKenzie
Mentor: Dr. Andrew Zimmerman
College of Engineering
 
"I got involved with research because I was looking for a way to challenge myself beyond the classroom and broaden my horizons."

Major

Civil Engineering

Minor

N/A

Research Interests

  • Water Treatment
  • Erosion

Academic Awards

  • UF University Scholars Program

Organizations

  • Civil Gators

Volunteer

  • N/A

Hobbies and Interests

  • Hanging Out With Friends
  • Video Games
  • Fishing
  • Reading

Research Description

Microbial Induced Calcite Precipitation and its Effects on Fine Sands
The purpose of the project is to explore how a known form of soil cementation, Microbial Induced Calcite Precipitation, will affect the rate of erosion of fine sands.