Brenna receives Best Poster Award at the MII Conference


Brenna Knight (second from left) with fellow students from Dr. Edgar research group

MII Technical Conference & Review 2022 organized by the Macromolecules Innovation Institute recently concluded at The Skeleton Conference Center, Blacksburg, Virginia. The event ran for 3 days from 1-3 March, featuring plenary talks, poster sessions, faculty presentations, etc.


On the second day of the conference, our Ph.D. candidate Brenna Knight received the Student Best Poster Award sponsored by Proctor and Gamble for her poster presentation on the topic 'Examining the role of sulfate functionality in glycomaterials on

calcite nucleation through tailored chitosan derivatives' under the category 'Form and Function of Biomacromolecules'. Congratulations Brenna!