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PTFE Undergraduate Student Wins 2nd Place
Atlanta (November 4, 2009) — PTFE student Justin Nguyen, won 2nd place in the Undergraduate Student Poster Competition at the recent MS&T conference in Houston, Texas. Justin works for Dr. Jud Ready in his lab at the Georgia Tech Research Institute. Justin’s poster on “Amorphous Silicon Deposited on Vertically-Aligned Carbon Nanotubes” won Justin a spiffy ribbon and certificate. Justin also received $250 for his efforts. Way to go Justin!
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report's top public universities, Georgia Tech's more than 20,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Management and Sciences. Tech is among the nation's top producers of women and minority engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.