Congratulations to our 2018 Student Poster Winners

By Sammy Miles

Congratulations to the winners of Student Poster Session! With over 140 accepted posters created by undergraduates, masters, and doctoral students from around the world, the session featured high-quality research on a diverse array of topics.

After giving short presentations about their posters to judges on Monday and Tuesday, winners were announce on Wednesday afternoon. There were three winners in the categories of Mars Fontana (corrosion engineering), Harvey Herro (applied corrosion technology), and Marcel Pourbaix (corrosion science), along with the best undergraduate poster.

Please help us congratulate the 2018 winners!


Mars Fontana Prize for Corrosion Engineering

First Place: Claudia Prieto, Ohio University

Second Place: Corey Efaw, Boise State University

Third Place: Anup Panindre, The Ohio State University


Harvey Herro Prize for Applied Corrosion Technology

First Place: Andrew Moran, University of Akron

Second Place: Yenny Cubides Gonzalez, Texas A&M University

Third Place: Jack Walton, Michigan State University


Marcel Pourbaix Prize for Corrosion Science

First Place: Juan Dominguez Olivo, Ohio University

Second Place: Angela Gerard, University of Virginia

Third Place: Sara Filice, McMaster University


Best Undergraduate Poster

First Place: Connor Panick, U.S. Naval Academy