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TANMS Students Win 1st and 2nd Place in Poster Competition

posted Sep 15, 2014, 1:17 PM by Tsai-Tsai O-Lee   [ updated Sep 15, 2014, 1:20 PM ]
On August 21, 2014, CEED held it's 10th Annual RISE-UP Undergraduate Poster Competition, and the first and 2nd place winners worked on TANMS projects.   Adam Garcia was awarded 1st place for his work on Characterizing Thin Film Effects on a Reflectivity Study sponsored by the NSF-funded Center for Translational Applications of Nanoscale Multiferroic Systems (TANMS), under the direction of Professor Gregory Carman.  Adam just completed his 2nd year as a Mechanical Engineering major.  Ruben Acevedo was awarded 2nd place for his work on a TANMS project entitled Micromagnetic Modeling and Simulation Using Finite Element Analysis, under the direction of Professor Abdon Sepulveda.  Ruben was sponsored on this project by Intel, through the Semiconductor Research Corporation Education Allianc (SRCEA) and he just completed his 3rd year as a Mechanical Engineering major.