2018 Georgia Tech Postdoctoral Research Symposium Awardees

Postdocs@Tech and the Office of Postdoctoral Services are proud to recognize the winning presenters from the 5th Annual Georgia Tech Postdoctoral Research Symposium held on Sept. 20, 2018.

Best Talk Overall

  • Seung Yup “Paul” Lee, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory, “Noninvasive Bedside Monitoring of Microvascular Cerebral Blood Flow in Children with Sickle Cell Disease

Best Poster Overall

  • Jacqueline Palmer, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory,  “Interhemispheric Cortical Connectivity Between Lower Limb Motor Regions is Impaired in Stroke Survivors and Associated with Biomechanical Walking Deficits

Best Talk from the College of Engineering

  • Mohammed Hassan, Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering, “Probabilistic Assessment of Aviation CO2 Emission Targets

Best Poster from the College of Engineering

  • Mohammad Mofidfar, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, “Electrospun Transdermal Patches for Contraceptive Hormone Delivery

Best Talks from the College of Sciences

  • Katalin Dosa, Center for Teaching and Learning in collaboration with the School of Biological Sciences, “Comparison of Student Learning Gains Using Open Education Resources Versus a Commercial Online Biology Textbook
  • Abouzar Kaboudian, School of Physics, “Interactive Lightning-Fast Supercomputer-Complex Computations on Personal Computers

Best Poster from the College of Sciences

  • Qiliang He, School of Psychology, “Making Good Navigators Better: Revealing The Mechanisms of Cognitive Mapping Through Virtual Reality Interventions

Best Presentation from the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

  • Aurora Tsai, School of Modern Languages, “Language and Identity for Mixed-Race and Mixed-Heritage Individuals

Best Presentation from the College of Computing

  • Harish Ravichandar, School of Interactive Computing, “Enabling Fluent Human-Robot Interactions

Best Talk on Robotics Research

  • Skanda Vivek, School of Physics, “Cyber-Physical Risks of Hacked Internet-Connected Vehicles

Best Poster on Robotics Research

  • In Bae Jeong, School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, “Realization of Task Intelligence of Service Robots

 

Thanks to the Executive Vice President for Research, the Deans of Computing, Engineering, Ivan Allen, and Sciences, the Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines (IRIM) and the Office of Postdoctoral Services for sponsoring the awards. We also thank the Postdocs@Tech symposium organizing committee and all of the judges for making these awards possible.

 

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  • 2018 Postdoctoral Research Symposium Awardees Aurora Tsai, Skanda Vivek, Mohammad Mofidfar, Abouzar Kaboudian, Jacqueline Palmer, Harish Ravichandar, Katalin Dosa, and Seung Yup “Paul” Lee

  • Seung Yup “Paul” Lee Presents at the 2018 Postdoctoral Research Symposium

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