PiNO 2017 THANK YOU & OVERVIEW

PiNO 2017 - June 09, 2017
Theme: Industrial Innovation
Keynote Speaker: Mike Maczuzak

The Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering PiNO graduate student organizers at Case Western Reserve University would like thank all of the attendees, sponsors, and supporters who helped make PiNO 2017 possible!

A huge thank you to Mike Maczuzak for his motivating and personal account on how to successfully innovate for industry!

PiNO 2017 STATISTICS

  • 17 Universities Represented
  • 53 CWRU Students Registered Online
  • 66 Posters Competed
  • 81 PhD Students Registered Online
  • 6 Postdocs Registered Online
  • 16 Undergraduate Students Registered Online
  • 10 Companies Registered
  • 34 Company Representatives Registered

 

PiNO 2017 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD WINNERS

Congratulations to the 5 winners of our PiNO 2017 poster competition!

PiNO 2017 Poster Competition winners were awarded a combined $1,600.

 

PPG INDUSTRIES SPONSORED $500 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD

 Melanie Hutnick
Nanoparticle Drug Delivery Vehicles for Photodynamic Therapy of Candida albicans
Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

 

PROCTER & GAMBLE SPONSORED $500 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD

 Namrata Salunke
Switchable Wettable/Non-Wettable Surfaces Using Amphiphillic Triblock Copolymer Films
Department of Polymer Engineering, The University of Akron

 

POLYONE SPONSORED $300 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD

 Jaqueline D. Wallat
Fluorinated Nanoparticles for Anticancer Photodynamic Therapy
Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

 

AKZONOBEL SPONSORED $200 POSTER COMPETITION AWARD

 Vrushali Bhagat
Poly(ester urea)-Based Adhesives: Improved Deployment and Adhesion by Incorporation of Poly(propylene glycol) Segments
Department of Polymer Science, The University of Akron

 

CWRU SA&L SPONSORED $100 AMAZON GIFT CARD AWARD

 Nathan Jones

2018 Company Sponsors

Check out the companies that will be attending PiNO 2018!

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2017 Photo Gallery

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