Research Symposium Series: Loic Chappaz and Nithya Subramanian:

Event Date: April 8, 2013
Hosted By: AAE
Time: 4:30pm
Location: ARMS 1103
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Loic Chappaz: Trajectory Exploration Within Binary Systems Comprised of Small Irregular Bodies

Nithya Subramanian: Parallel Genetic Algorithm with Population-based Sampling Approach to Discrete Optimization under Uncertainty

The Research Symposium Series is a department-sponsored forum for graduate students and advanced-level undergraduates to present their research to a general audience.

The Research Symposium Series is designed to: 

  • Facilitate the exchange of ideas and knowledge among faculty and graduate students.
  • Provide opportunities for students to develop their technical presentation skills.
  • Promote the research activities of the department to undergraduates and other interested individuals.

2013 Prizes

  • $500, $300, $200 for best three presentations
  • $150 for best undergraduate presentation
  • $150 for best abstract


Questions about the Research Symposium Series may be directed to:
*Winners in the presentation category cannot compete in that category the following year. The same applies for winners in the abstract category.