School of Chemical Sciences Research Showcase

26 March 2015

Due to the special anniversary of the Schools centenary, the annual Research Showcase was held at the Auckland museum. The school’s PhD students presented their research, with Barry Calvert coming first place in the 15 minute oral presentation, ‘A Biomimetic synthesis and Structural revision of Yuremamine,’ winning the $500 dollar ThermoFisher prize. Katherine Herbert came first place in the three minute Selected PhD student talk for her presentation, ‘Sweet as: Assessing the impact of glycosylation on the bioactivity of adiponectin,’ winning the $300 dollar Fonterra prize.

 

Research showcase 2015 Prizes
15 Minute  Oral Presentation by Invited PhD Students Awarded to

First place

Matthew Calvert

Runner Up

Hannah Holtkamp

Three Minute Selected PhD Student Talks: Fonterra Prize  

First place

Katherine Herbert

Second place

Matias Kinzurik

Third place

Rayomand  Shahlori

Audience Choice - Session 1

Emily Boyd

Audience Choice - Session 2

Rayomand Shahlori

First Year Poster Competition: MacDiarmid Inst. Prize  

First place

George Opiyo

Second place

Georgia Miskell

Third place

Jessica Suda

Second Poster Competition: Fisher & Paykel Prize

 

First place

Leandro Dias Araujo

Second place

Vincent Poral

Third place

Patricia Albani

Over 2nd Year Poster Competition: ECP Lab Chemicals Prize

 

First place

Benjamin Frogley

Second place

Yuanyuan Xu

Third place

Harry Aitken and Seong Nam