4th Annual Symposium on Materials Research
Indiana University
July 17th, 2017

We thank the generous support from the College of Arts and Sciences


  • All day event on IUB campus
  • Ten student oral presentations
    (20 minute talk + 5 minute questions)
  • Keynote speaker with career Q & A
  • Poster Session
  • Dinner and games at Bryan park
  • Please register by June 30th (free)
  • AWARD$ for outstanding student and postdoc presentations (oral and poster)


The purpose of the symposium is to provide a forum for presentation of research by IU students and postdocs doing work related to materials research, to foster an interactive environment that will lead to cross-fertilization of ideas and new collaborative interactions, and to provide professional development and networking opportunities for undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdocs.


Student Organizing Committee

Back Row (left to right): Kwahun Lee (, Josh Santana (, Nick Daanen (, David Wisman (, Toby Morris (, Hitesh Kumar Waghwani (

Front Row:  Dr. Yan Yu (, Heather Malone (, Jocelyn Legere (, James Dobscha (, Chris Williams (, Alex Chen (, Yanqi Yu (

If you have any questions please email Dr. Yan Yu at, Chem Pool (