Mexican Society of Membrane Science and Technology

Poster Competition

Competition Closed

The Mexican Society of Membrane Science and Technology (SMCyTM) and the organizing committee of the 9th Annual Congress of the SMCyTM invite the Student Community to participate in its Poster Competition, in the categories of Undergraduate, Master's and PhD, in any of the topics of the congress:

  • Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration & Reverse Osmosis

  • Gas and vapor separation

  • Membrane assisted electrochemical processes

  • Transport phenomena

  • Membrane assisted reactors

  • Membranes for ion batteries (Li, Na+, K+), flow batteries, metal-air batteries, etc.

  • Membranes for fuel cells

  • Biomedical applications

  • Membranes for effluent treatment

  • Membranes for energy conversion and storage

  • Membrane synthesis and surface modification

  • Nanotechnologies and membranes

  • Modeling and simulation

Terms of the Competition

 

  • The "SMCyTM 2020 Poster Competition" will be directly coordinated by Dr Janet Ledesma García, Coordinator of the Scientific and Thematic Committee of the 9th Annual Congress, who will designate the Evaluating Scientific Committee.

  • Any member of the Student Community registered for the event, whose work has been carried out in higher education institutions and research centers, may participate in this Competition.

  • The posters, due to their mixed nature, may be presented remotely or in-person in a period of time no longer than 5 minutes. Likewise, participants presenting remotely will be required to send a pre-recorded summary with a maximum duration of 1 minute, which will be shown in between the oral sessions of the Congress. It is recommended that the video format be .mp4

  • Video abstracts should be sent to smcytm@gmail.com. Also, their size should not be larger than 30 megabytes.

  • The awards for the best work will be presented digitally to the e-mail address registered during the submission of the video abstract. Moreover, the first place award will be deposited via interbank transfer. 

Prizes
  • 1st place. Recognition issued by the President of the Mexican Society of Membrane Science and Technology and the President of the Organizing Committee of the Congress in its 9th edition. Prize of MXN$ 2,000.00

  • 2nd place. Recognition issued by the President of the Mexican Society of Membrane Science and Technology and the President of the Organizing Committee of the Congress in its 9th edition.

  • 3rd place. Recognition issued by the President of the Mexican Society of Membrane Science and Technology and the President of the Organizing Committee of the Congress in its 9th edition.

Important dates
  • Poster abstract submissions for in-person and virtual formats will be accepted until September 11th, 2020. The decision of the jury is final and the prizes will be unique and indivisible.

Important Dates

February 15, 2020

Registration opens

July 31, 2020

Deadline for abstract submission

to appear in Congress Proceedings

September 8, 2020

Deadline for late abstract submission

October 22-23, 2020

Congress