NMS Undergraduate Research Forum

The Natural and Mathematical Sciences announce the 2018 research forum for undergraduate students majoring in or conducting research in Actuarial Science, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer and Information Science, Data Analytics, Evolution and Ecology, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Physics, and Zoology.

The Undergraduate Research Forum will be held, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 2–5:30 pm, in the atrium of the Physics Research Building, 191 W. Woodruff Avenue. All students interested in undergraduate research in math and science are welcome to attend, and do not need to register unless they plan to present their research. 

Undergraduate Research Forum schedule:
1:30 – 2 pm Students setup posters
2 – 4 pm      Poster viewing & judging
4 – 5 pm      Judges confer
5 pm            Awarding of prizes

The forum will provide students the opportunity to present their research to their peers and their professors, polish their presentation skills, and prepare for other research presentations.

Abstracts are due by 11:59 pm on February 16, 2018. 
Prizes will be awarded at the forum for the best posters.

Register here if you plan to submit an abstract and present a poster.

Information you will need in order to submit your abstract:

  • If you have student co-presenters, their name, major, and email address.
  • Your faculty research advisor's name, depatement, and email address.
  • Abstract title (200 character max)
  • Abstract text (750-1500 characters)

Forum organizer and primary contact:
Dr. Caroline Breitenberger
Director, Center for Life Sciences Education
(614) 292–6945