College of Engineering Research Symposium winners announced

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Engineering Graduate Student Council has announced the winners of the 12th annual College of Engineering Research Symposium (CERS), held April 2 at the Nittany Lion Inn.

CERS is an annual student-initiated, student-run symposium featuring research papers, oral and poster presentations and an Art in Science competition from the engineering disciplines.

First and second place awards were given for paper/oral presentations.

First, second and third place awards were given for poster presentations and Art in Science submissions.

The first place winners were:

-- Morning paper/oral presentations: Michael Shreve (environmental engineering), Adam Gordon (biomedical engineering and mechanical engineering), Erin Gaddes (bioengineering) and Maryam Hojati (civil engineering)

-- Afternoon paper/oral presentations: Amar Kamat (engineering science and mechanics), Christine Toh (industrial engineering), Chiam Yu Ng (chemical engineering) and Seyed Pouria Motevalian (chemical engineering)

-- Morning poster: Brittany Banik (bioengineering)

-- Afternoon poster: Mehmet Unal (civil engineering)

-- Art in Science: Amin Azizi (materials science and engineering)

First place paper/oral presentation winners received $250, first place poster winners received $150 and Art in Science winners received $100.

A list of second and third place winners is available on the CERS website.

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Last Updated April 09, 2015