Ten Rice University graduate students and postdoctoral researchers won awards in the Smalley-Curl Institute (SCI) Transdisciplinary Symposium Feb. 9.
The winning presenters received $500 travel awards. The 39 entrants represented the departments of Bioengineering, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials Science and NanoEngineering, and Physics and Astronomy and the Applied Physics Program.
From left to right:Priscilla Dias da Silva* (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering), Gladys Anahi Lopez Silva (Chemistry), Seyed Sajadi (Materials Science and Nanoengineering), Ian Kinstlinger (Bioengineering), Melia Bonomo (Applied Physics), Mai Tran (Materials Science and Nanoengineering), Daniel Gonzales (Applied Physics). Not pictured: Kyle Smith (Chemistry), Yiyuan Yin (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering), and Yu Zheng (Chemistry). *Received the "Best Participation" Award from SCI.