Funded by the NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions Cooperative Agreement Award #NA16SEC4810009

Brianna Alanis is a first year Ocean, Coastal and Earth Science (OCES) graduate student at the University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley advised by Dr. John Breier. Her background is in Biology. Her primary focus is creating autonomous proxies by means of marine chemistry and marine engineering as well as developing new methods of deep sea research.