2016 National Mentoring Community Conference

NMC Conference 2016

The 2016 APS National Mentoring Community Conference was held on October 21 - 23 at the University of Houston. Highlighted features included an undergraduate research poster session, an REU/Graduate Program fair, tours of the UH physics research labs, and an optional tour of the NASA Space Center in Houston.

Conference Program

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Undergraduate Poster Session

Undergraduate students presented their research during the NMC Conference undergraduate research poster session. Each poster was judged by faculty and two posters were selected for top prizes.

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1st Place: Madelyn Leembruggen, University of Cincinnati, Collapse of Axion Stars

2nd Place: Brianna Galgano, Vanderbilt University, Determination of M and K dwarf Effective Temperature, Radius, Mass and Metallicity Using a Data-driven Spectral Model by the Cannon


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University of Houston

Venue: University of Houston
HQ Hotel: Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport