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The Undergraduate Research Poster Award is awarded to undergraduate research poster presenters. One student is considered for the award during the poster sessions at the Fall and Spring meetings. To be considered as a student poster award nominee the following conditions must all be satisfied: (1) the student must be an undergraduate; (2) the student must be listed as first author on the poster; (3) the student must be present at the whole meeting and must be going to the banquet; (4) The student must be present at the poster at the poster session, and ideally must be present for answering technical questions about the subject of the poster and their participation in both the work described AND the formatting/creation of the physical poster itself; and (5) The subject of the poster must be original research, but any subfield of physics is eligible. Past recipients of this award have been:
Nominees and award and office holders are expected to meet standards of professional conduct and integrity as described in the APS Ethics Guidelines. Violations of these standards may disqualify people from consideration or lead to revocation of honors or removal from office.