Dr. Maurizio Giannotti, professor of physics, presented "Fermi-LAT and NuSTAR as stellar axionscopes", at the13th AxionWIMP conference in Thessaloniki, Greece; "Stellar cooling anomalies: hints, interpretations and experimental potential", at the 7th general IAXO collaboration meeting, DESY, Germany, and "Astrophysical Anomalies and Axions: the physics potential of the International Axion Observatory", at the Astroparticule & Cosmologie (APC) group, Universite Paris Diderot, Paris, France, June 2017.
Dr. Tamara Hamilton, co-authored a poster presentations with a RISE student Diana Cordero at the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting (ACS), San Francisco, CA, April 2-6, 2017.
Annual Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), December 13-17, 2016, San Francisco, CA. Dr. Leticia Vega, Associate Professor delivered a poster presentation on her on-going research in telomeres. The poster was co-authored with four RISE students Kamren Livingston, KeiAuyndria Edwards, Pedro Sanchez and Alice Nakasone. Dr. Vega also co-authored another poster "A new zebrafish model for the study of biofilm formation and eradication" with another faculty, Dr. Brenda Schoffstall, Associate Professor. A former ROADS student, Peter Rodriguez, was also a co-author.
9th Annual Florida Statewide Symposium, Engagement in Undergraduate Research, October 21-22, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Dr. Stephanie Bingham, Associate Professor, and Dr. Flona Redway, Instructor, delivered a presentation on "Expanding the framework of undergraduate research and education."