**Sponsored by the Student Affairs Office and the Student Engineering Council**
The Annual Poster Exhibition Competition (sponsored by the Cockrell School Student Affairs Office and the Student Engineering Council), to be held on Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM in the ETC "T-Room" Atrium, is a wonderful opportunity for you to present your research findings to judges (including EAB members, professors, and graduate students).
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 in both the underclassmen (Freshmen/Sophomores) and upperclassmen (Juniors/Seniors) division. 1st place is $300, 2nd place is $200, and 3rd place is $100.
If you're interested in participating in the Poster Exhibition, please fill out the registration form here by Friday, March 28th!
Congratulations to the 2013 participants!
1st place: Brian Wilson, ChE, "Characterization of Rheologically Distinguishable Protein Nanoclusters"
2nd place: Nishant Mehta, BME, "Introducing new effector function to IgG via protein engineering of an IgA-IgG hybrid antibody"
3rd place: Ashvin Bashyam, BME, "Synthetic Aperture Based Image Reconstruction for Photoacoustic Tomography with a Linear Array Transducer"
1st place: Austin Batson, BME, "Silver Nanoclusters for DNA & Toposiomerase I Detection"
2nd place: Noor Momin, BME, "Steric Pressure between Unstructured Membrane-Bound Proteins Opposes Lipid Phase Separation"
3rd place: Lylia Benhacine, ASE, "Development of a Receiver Algorithm for the ICESat-2"
For reference, the guidelines for the 2014 competition are listed below :
A judging panel composed of graduate students, professors, and alumni will grade your presentation on the following criteria:
- Articulation of Research
- Visual Appeal of Poster
The rules for the poster exhibition are as follows:
- Posters must be 32" high by 40" wide (or smaller), and in landscape orientation;
- Only research done between January 2013 and April 2014 is eligible to be displayed.
For poster design assistance, the Office of Undergraduate Research is hosting poster design classes and workshops. http://www.utexas.edu/ugs/our/students/poster-workshops contains the upcoming dates. Register to attend.
Affordable printing can be done through the Natural Sciences Research Department.
If you're in financial need to print your poster, the Student Affairs Office has scholarships available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Please don't hesitate to contact email@example.com with any questions/comments/concerns.