3-Minute Thesis Competition - 2017
3-Minute Thesis and Ma thèse en 180 secondes competitions give graduate students the opportunity to take on a big challenge: present in a compelling way their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes. 3MT and MT180 are the perfect opportunity for graduate students to improve their communication skills while offering a unique environment to present their research in a public space.
Students, professors and members of uOttawa community, you are warmly invited to attend the uOttawa competitions:
Date: Wednesday, March 22, from 8 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Desmarais building, room 12102
If you have any questions about this event or you want to save seats for a group (5+ people), please email us at grad.comm@uOttawa.ca. Please note that you do not need to contact us to reserve individual seats.
During the presentations, please refrain from coming in and out of the room in order to respect the participants and judges.
3MT Winner 2016
Name: Justin Whitaker
Program: Earth Science
Thesis title: Investigating the Overexpression and Structural Engineering of Urease Apoprotein in Sporosarcina ureae for Increased Ureolytic Activity
Thesis supervisor: Dr. Danielle Fortin (Earth Science) and Dr. Sai Vanapalli (Civil Engineering)
MT180 Winner 2016
Name: Natalie Richer
Program: Human Kinetics
Thesis Title: Postural control mechanisms in youth and seniors
Thesis supervisor: Yves Lajoie
* presentation available in French only