Graduate Research Symposium

2nd Joint UT-WSU Chemical Engineering Graduate Research Symposium and 1st Industrial Day

Joint research symposium is an annual student organized collaboration between University of Toledo and Wayne State University chemical engineering departments. In this symposium, graduate students present their on-going work to peers, guests and industry members. Best oral and poster presentations will be awarded.

This event is a great opportunity for prospective students and industry to get to know our graduate program.

1st INDUSTRIAL DAY

This year, we are also implementing an industrial day, where professionals from industry are joining us as guests/judges/speakers as well as recruiters, to enhance networking between graduate students and industry.

This year's symposium, will be:

Friday, May 12th, 2017 (9 am — 6 pm)

College of Engineering

Danto Engineering Development Center

5050 Anthony Wayne Drive

Detroit, MI 48202

Register by May 1st, 2017: https://goo.gl/3VXLQC

Invited speakers:

   

Basak Uygun, PhD

Dr. Uygun received her BSc and MSc in chemical engineering from Bogazici University and her PhD in chemical engineering from Wayne State University. She is currently an Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School and Assistant Bioengineer at Massachusetts General Hospital.

 

Suzanne Dakin, PhD

Dr. Dakin received her BSc and PhD in chemical engineering from Wayne State University. She is currently a Senior Research Engineer at BASF and Chair at AIChE Detroit Local Chapter.

Schedule

2nd Joint UT-WSU Chemical Engineering Graduate Research Symposium and 1st Industrial Day will be on May 12, 2017.

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Registration and Breakfast
9:30 AM –9:50 AM Opening Remarks (Dr. Ana C. Alba-Rubio and Dr. Korosh Torabi)
9:50 AM –10:20 AM Keynote Speech I
10:20 AM –12:20 PM Technical Session I and Recruiting Tables
12:20 PM –1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM –1:35 PM Introduction to Keynote Speech II
1:35 PM –2:05 PM Keynote Speech II

2:05 PM –3:25 PM

Technical Session II and Recruiting Tables
3:25 PM –3:40 PM Coffee Break
3:40 PM –4:40 PM Technical Session III and Recruiting Tables
4:40 PM –5:40 PM Poster Session
5:40 PM –6:00 PM Awards & Closing Remarks