Research Symposium

Polymer Design Interfaces
Thursday, October 24, 2019 – 8:30 a.m.
North Campus Research Complex, Building 18, Dining Hall

Invited Speakers

Professor Jodie Lutkenhaus (Texas A&M University)
Professor Kirk Schanze (University of Texas at San Antonio)
Professor Kenneth Wagener (University of Florida)
Professor Gerard Wong (University of California-Los Angeles) 

Poster Submission & Awards

A poster title is required for registration, but an abstract is not unless the student would like to be considered for an invited 20 minute talk at the symposium. Please use this abstract template for your submission.     Registrants who elect to present a poster will do so during one of the poster sessions on Thursday, October 24th. Specific session assignments will be made and shared in mid-October. Poster registration will close on October 1st. 

Posters should be no larger than 30″ x 40″. 

Awards to support future research or conference travel will be given out to best overall posters and top posters in each category. Poster awards are made possible by generous support from industry sponsors.

Times, Locations, & Travel

Speakers & Poster Sessions: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM, North Campus Research Complex, Building 18, Dining Hall

HotelsFor those needing accommodations, this is a partial list of nearby Ann Arbor hotels. More hotel and other options are available at

Directions: Parking Map | Venue Map

The NC100 Parking Structure is located across the street from NCRC Building 18, directly to the North.  A parking attendant will be available from 7:30-11:30 a.m.  Mention the Macro Symposium to the parking attendant to get a pass to park for free during the event.