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The Seaborg Symposium Poster Session will take place on Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the lobby of the California Nanosystems Institute (CNSI). In addition to attending the symposium, poster presenters are invited to attend, at no charge, the evening reception, dinner banquet, and awards ceremony at the UCLA Luskin Center.

Abstract Submission Instructions
  • Abstract submissions are due by Monday, October 31, 2016
  • All research topics are welcome for the Seaborg poster session.
  • Prepare your abstract in a Word document (no PDFs please).
  • Use only Times New Roman 12 point font.
  • Abstract title should be limited to 200 characters including spaces.
  • Abstract should be limited to 2000 characters including spaces.
  • Include first author name, co-author full names and affiliations, UCLA research advisor full name and affiliation, funding sources (if applicable).
  • For a sample of how your abstract should be formatted see the Seaborg Poster Session Booklet sample.
  • A high resolution version of the UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry logo can be downloaded here.
  • Send Word document file (no PDFs please) as an attachment in an e-mail to
  • In your e-mail, please specify the name of the person who will present the poster and attend the dinner banquet. Only one person per poster may present and attend the dinner banquet. Also, please specify your meal choice: fish, beef or vegan. You will automatically be registered for the dinner banquet when your poster is accepted.
  • After you submit your abstract, you will receive a follow-up e-mail with details about poster setup and judging.
  • We will provide easles and poster boards which will be 48"x48".
  • This year posters will be set up in Young Hall 4222 for the Alumni Reunion open house and in the CNSI lobby. You will be notified a few days before the event as to which location you will need to set up your poster.
  • It will be possible to set up your poster in either location on Friday 11/11 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm or, on Saturday 11/12 from 9:30 am to 10:00 am. All posters must be ready for viewing by Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m.
  • The posters will also be viewed during the Seaborg Symposium coffee break from 2:50 pm to 3:20 pm.
  • Questions? Contact Penny Jennings,, 310-825-9809
There will be two poster categories; one for postdocs and graduate students and one for undergraduate students. For each category, there will be three winners who will be announced and recognized at the Seaborg Medal dinner on Saturday, November 12, 2016.
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