Alexandra Hauke

Fulbright-Marshall Plan Foundation US Student Award

Home Institution
North Carolina A&T State University
Discipline
Environmental Engineering
Host Institution
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Duration
September 15, 2019–June 30, 2020
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Alexandra Hauke is a spring 2019 biological-engineering graduate from an ABET-accredited engineering program at an HBCU (historically black colleges and universities)  in North Carolina. As her BS degree is from a joint program within the College of Engineering and College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences, Alexandra was able to take advantage of her classes and skills to develop expertise in various fields. She has worked with/on microbiological, biological, and environmental systems within multiple spectrums. All of her projects have a strong emphasis within the bio/environmental/civil-engineering field.

During her time as a US Fulbright student in Austria, she will be conducting full-time research on waste to energy systems and their impacts in collaboration with a local university. Her project specifically concerns the evaluation and reduction of methane emissions from various biogas manufacturing plants in Vienna.