SCURC 2020

Occidental College is pleased to host this year’s Southern California Undergraduate Research Conference in Chemistry and Biochemistry.

The conference will take place on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at Occidental’s campus in Eagle Rock, Los Angeles.

We are excited to welcome Dr. Jean-Pierre Fleurial from the Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL), who will be giving a seminar on thermoelectric materials.

Schedule of Events coming soon

Abstract submission is open until Friday, March 6. Abstracts should be uploaded as a PDF file during the registration process.

IMPORTANT: Please use this abstract template as your guide for formatting text and content. For the PDF file name, please use: Poster[or]Oral_Firstname_Lastname.

Conference registration is open until Tuesday, March 24.

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Oral presenters should prepare a 15 minute talk which will be followed by five minutes for questions. Additional details, including poster dimensions, will follow.

We look forward to welcoming you and your students to our campus!

-Professor Udit and Professor Despagnet-Ayoub

Questions? Email