Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science & Engineering

11th Annual Research Symposium


  • This is an opportunity to showcase student-faculty research in the Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science and Engineering.  In progress, as well as more complete, research presentations are invited.  This is a stepping-stone opportunity to prepare for future presentations: UCUR, Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters, or Festival of Excellence.  Inter-departmental collaborative presentations are particularly encouraged.
  • Both poster and oral presentations are welcome.

When & Where:

  • Monday November 18,  2019 in the Hunter Conference Center
  • Keynote Speaker at 5:00 pm in the Great Hall,
    Dr. Gary L. Wallace, "Technology - Creating the Future"
  • Poster Presentations: 6:15 - 7:45 pm in various locations in the Hunter Conference Center
    • Poster dimensions: up to 40" tall x 60"wide
  • Oral Presentations:begin at 6:45 pm in various locations of the Hunter Conference Center
    • Oral Presentations: 15 minutes (2 minutes intro/prep, 10 minutes presentation, 3 minutes Q&A)

Abstract Deadline:

  • Abstracts due by midnight on October 16 via email to
  • List the first author's last name in the email subject line and the word POSTER or ORAL, based on your preference
  • Abstract Template

Abstract Guidelines:

  • Abstracts must be submitted electronically in MS Word format & be 250 words or less
  • Also provide the following information on the Abstract:
    • Select preference of presentation (poster or oral)
    • Title of talk
    • Presenting author's name followed by collaborating authors names (indicate departmental affiliations)