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Undergraduate Summer Research Symposium

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) held its Summer Symposium online this year during the afternoons of Monday, July 27 – Thursday July 30, 2020. It included presentations by the 20 outstanding UROP Fellows sponsored by the Energy Institute.

UROP energy fellows hail from a wide array of departments and worked with their faculty mentors on topics ranging from quantum dots, utility investment strategies and energy challenges for low-income  communities to hydrogen storage and nuclear microreactors. Check out their summer projects and presentations made at this year’s online symposium and download the program book [PDF] that includes information on all of the summer 2020 UROP Fellows.