ME student Luca Carmignani won the M. Lea Rudee Outstanding Poster Award and the Katie Osterday Best Poster Award for the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the 2018 Research Expo held by UCSD’s Jacobs School of Engineering. Luca is in the joint Ph.D. program between UC San Diego and San Diego State University.
Luca was one of 209 graduate students to present their work to a group of almost 90 judges at Research Expo 2018, an annual opportunity for alumni, industry partners and faculty to connect, collaborate and recruit graduate students.
Luca works under the direction of Professor Kalyanasundaram Seshadri at UC San Diego, and Professor Subrata Bhattacharjee at San Diego State University.
Below is Luca’s award-winning poster that he presented at the 2018 Research Expo