First place:

Katherine Bulgrin, “Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, An Investigation of a Two-Step Thermal Energy Harvesting Device”

Honorable Mentions:

Kitty Cha, Materials Science and Engineering, “Solution-Processed Graphene-Carbon Nanotube Composites as Transparent Conductors”

Amreeta Gill, Biomedical Engineering, “MEMS-enabled Ventricular Catheter for Hydrocephalus”

Thanks to the poster competition sponsors: IBM and ViaSat

Thanks to the Judges

Asad M. Madni (Chief Judge) – President and CEO (Retired), BEI Technologies Inc; Executive Managing Director and CTO, Crocker Capital, on behalf of the UCLA Electrical Engineering Department

Vishal Shrotriya,. – Director, Product and Business Development, Solarmer Energy, Inc., on behalf of the UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department

Dan Goebel – Senior Research Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, on behalf of the UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace & Electrical Engineering Department

Mike Marin- IBM Distinguished Engineer & IBM FileNet BPM Product Architect
Jeffery (Choo Chin) Tan- ViaSat.

Main Image: First place winner Katherine Bulgrin; runner-up Kitty Cha; runner-up Amreeta Gill, all pictured with Dean Dhir and Asad Madni.