KENTUCKY NSF EPSCoR PRESENTS

Graduate Student Conference

FRIDAY, April 19, 2019
LEXINGTON, KY

What is Super Collider?

Super Collider is an exciting networking opportunity celebrating the success of Kentucky NSF EPSCoR-supported research participants. This event features several engaging presentations from KY NSF EPSCoR’s research pillar leaders, as well as a competitive graduate student poster session.

When is Super Collider?

Friday, April 19, 2019
from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EST)

PLEASE REGISTER BY APRIL 12

Where is Super Collider?

Griffin Gate Marriott (Salon E & F)
1800 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511

Where can I print my poster?

UKY’s Center for Applied Energy Research will print posters submitted by end of business on April 16th. Please contact tpinkerton@uky.edu with questions related to printing.

Agenda

9:00 – 9:15am Introduction: Dr. Rodney Andrews,
KY NSF EPSCoR Program Director
9:15-10:15am Open External Advisory Board Meeting:
Dr. Seth DeBolt,
Dr. Y.T. Cheng,
Dr. D.B. Bhattacharyya
Dr. Czarena Crofcheck
10:30am-1:30pm Open Poster Session
11:00am Buffet Lunch
1:30-2:00pm Top 5 Student Research Presentations and Awards

Poster Competition

All KY NSF EPSCoR-supported graduate students are expected to participate in the poster session and competition. Please register and submit a brief abstract summarizing your work NO LATER THAN APRIL 12th, 2019.

During the Open Poster Session participating students will demonstrate their engagement in high quality research and ability to communicate their work professionally and effectively to a non-specialized audience. Five participants will be selected for a five minute oral presentation at the conclusion of the conference.

IMPORTANT DATES
April 12 11:59pm: Deadline to submit Abstract
April 16 5:00pm: Deadline to submit poster for printing
April 19 10:30am-1:30pm: Poster Evaluation Session

Featured Speakers

Rodney Andrews

Principal Investigator

Director, KY NSF EPSCoR

Jeff Mossey

Program Administrator,
KY NSF EPSCoR

Czarena Crofcheck

Co-Principal Investigator

Education, Outreach, Diversity,
and Workforce Development

Dibakar Bhattacharyya

Co-Principal Investigator

Bio-Inspired Membrane
Technologies Research Pillar

Yang-Tse Cheng

Co-Principal Investigator

Electrochemical Energy
Storage Research Pillar

Seth DeBolt

Co-Principal Investigator

Chemical Biology for Advanced
Materials Research Pillar