MRSEC Annual Meeting + Industry Day

February 20 - 21, 2024 in Austin, Texas

Venue: Engineering Education and Research Center (EER), Main UT Campus

Address: 2501 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712. Closest parking garages are San Jacinto and Speedway

Poster and Abstract Index

Student Resumes



February 20, 2024

Start Time


Location and Speakers

8:30 AM 

Registration and Breakfast

Mulva MPR



Welcome, Overview of the Center, CDCM Mentoring Program

Mulva Auditorium


Ed Yu, Center Director

9:45 AM

IRG 2 Presentation: Engineered Functionality in Atomically Thin Heterostructures  (30 minutes)


Mulva Auditorium (0.904)

10:15 AM

IRG 1 Presentation: Fuel-Driven Pluripotent Materials  (30 minutes)


Mulva Auditorium (0.904)

10:45 AM


Mulva Foyer

11:00 AM

MRSEC and Texas Materials Institute (TMI) Lab Tours for visitors

Meet in the Mulva Foyer

11:30 AM

Grab and go lunch 

EER Zero Floor Atrium

12:15-2:00 PM

MRSEC Student Research Poster Session

EER Zero Floor Atrium

2:15 -3:15 PM 

Student research presentations/pitches to Industry Representatives (8 minutes each; student sign up is first come, first served)


EER Innovation Center, 2.518


3:30 – 4:30 PM

Industry Representatives Lightning Talks (Representatives showcase their company/industry and answer student questions. Students have an opportunity to ask questions in advance for each company present)

EER Innovation Center, 2.518


4:45-6:00 PM

Networking for students and Industry Representatives with Heavy Hors d’oeuvres

EER Zero Floor Atrium


CDCM Industry Day



February 21, 2023

Start Time


Location and Speakers


9:00 AM

MRSEC Student Mock Interviews ***

EER Innovation Center


Industry Reps

12:00 PM

Industry Day Concludes




Download the Agenda.


AT&T Hotel and Conference Center

1900 University Avenue

Austin, TX 78705

512-404-3600 |

0.6 miles (12 min walk)


Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University/Capitol

1701 Lavaca Street

Austin, TX 78701


0.8 miles (16 min walk)


The Otis Hotel Austin

1901 San Antonio Street,

Austin, TX 78705


0.8 miles (15 min walk)


Hotel Ella

1900 Rio Grande

Austin, TX 78705

844-720-1497 |

0.9 miles (18 min walk)


DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Austin

303 W. 15th Street

Austin, TX 78701


1.0 miles (19 min walk)