Montana Local Section

Previous Meetings (linked to program with presentation abstracts):

  • 2018 Fall Meeting, Chico Hot Springs, Pray, MT, October 13-14th, 2018
    • Travel Award Winners for Best Presentations ($500 meeting travel award):
      • Japhanna Burns, Salish Kootenai College, Undergraduate Student.  "Using Quantitative PCR to Estimate the Number of Mercury Methylating Bacterial 16S rRNA Gene Templates from Flathead Lake-bed Sediments"
      • Alexander Fryett, Montana State University - Billings, Undergraduate Student. "Ligand K-Edge Study of M(PDTC)L Complexes"
      • Luke MacHale, Montana State University - Bozeman, Undergraduate Student. "Ab Initio Thermodynamic Study of Aqueous [Fe-S] Clusters"
  • 2018 Spring Meeting, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, April 6th, 2018
    • Travel Award Winners for Best Presentations ($750 meeting travel award):
      • Geoffrey Zath, Montana State University, Graduate Student.  "High-Throughput Identification of Influenza Interfering Particles Using Droplet-Based Microfluidics"
      • Ross Hartman, Montana State University, Graduate Student. "Elucidating Attachment of a Hyper-Thermophillic Virus with Cryo-Electron Tomography"
      • Angela Patterson, Montana State University, Graduate Student. "The Role of Allostery in the Assembly of the HBV Capsid"
      • Danica Walsh, Montana State University, Graduate Student. "Design, Synthesis and Evaluation of Pro-Drug Antimicrobials to Control Biofilms"