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Learn more about Robert L. Snyder and see former winners of the Student Travel Award

Robert L. Snyder Student Award

In pursuing its dynamic commitment to the education of the scientific community, the International Centre for Diffraction Data is offering a limited number of ROBERT L. SNYDER Student Awards to help graduate and undergraduate students attend the 2020 Denver X-ray Conference, being held virtually this year.

To be a candidate for the Student Award, students are required to participate in the technical program by submitting an abstract for oral or poster presentation that will be presented during the virtual conference.

Winners of the award will have their registration fee to the conference waived. An announcement will be made in an ICDD newsletter and on all social media platforms. The winners will also receive a mailed certificate and have their profile featured in our virtual event app.

To apply for the award, please submit this completed form, a copy of your abstract, and a supporting letter from your research advisor. Email applications to Stephanie Jennings,

The deadline for applications was 1 July 2020.



Hannah Cross
Keele University
United Kingdom

D-91 & D-93 XRD Poster Session

Navpreet Kaur
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
United States

D-57 & D-58 XRD Poster Session

Florencia Emilse Lurgo
Ciudad Universitaria

D-6 & D-7 - General XRD Session
D-8 - Neutron Diffraction Session

Christian Lutz
Clausthal University of Technology

S-4 - XAS Session
F-9 - XRF Poster Session


Marcelo Augusto Malagutti
Federal University of Santa Catarina

D-84 - Rietveld Session

Ana Murrieta Muñoz
Tecnológico de Monterrey

D-44 - XRD Poster Session

Tashiema Ulrich
Los Alamos National Laboratory
United States

D-44 - XRD Poster Session



Student Poster Award

The Best Student Poster Award will be named at the end of the conference. Student presenters will be awarded a ribbon and a certificate, these will be mailed post conference.

Student Registration

Discounted registration fees will be offered to students with valid Student Identification.

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