Polymers Appreciation Day student poster winners announced!


CPSPE-PAD-PosterWinners-051717Congratulations Guodong Deng (left), Vrushali Bhagat (center), and Elena Silantyeva (right) on being selected as the top 3 entries of the LORD Corporation student poster competition at this year’s Polymers Appreciation Day for Alumni & Industry!

Vrushali’s poster was titled “Poly(ester urea)-Based Adhesives: Improved Deployment and Adhesion by Incorporation of Poly(propylene glycol) Segments” and her advisor is Dr. Becker.

Guodong’s poster was titled “RAFT Copolymerization of an Ion-pair Comonomer with n-Butyl Acrylate to Prepare Polyampholyte Ionomer Networks” and his advisor is Dr. Cavicchi.

Elena’s poster was titled “Functionalized nanofiber scaffolds for neural differentiation of mouse ESCs” and her advisor is Dr. Becker.

Each winner received an iPad supported by the generosity of LORD Corporation.

Thank you to all students who participated and attended this great event.