Student explaining research poster at research conference

Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference

A conference for UBC undergraduate students to showcase their research

Congratulations to the MURC 2020 Winners!

Oral Presentation

First Place

Presentation Title: Detection of Wheelchairs Using Laser Scanning Sensors for Mobile Robotics

Presenter: Jessica Bo

Second Place

Presentation Title: The interaction between perception and language: How we reason about quantities

Presenter: Charul Maheshka

Third Place

Presentation Title: A Non-invasive Neuroprosthesis for Cardiovascular Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury

Presenter: Tamila Kalimullina

Poster presentation

First Place

Presentation Title: Curcumin Prevents the Anti-inflammatory Agent, Triptolide, from Inducing Liver Damage

Presenters: Sara Kowalski and Jennifer Wong

Second Place (tied)

Presentation Title: Evaluating the Congruency Between Intraparenchymal and Subdural Intraspinal Pressure in a Porcine Model of Acute Spinal Cord Injury

Presenter: Aysha Allard Brown

Second Place (tied)

Presentation Title: Are some careers worth higher pay? Communion, collectivism, and occupational prestige across cultures

Presenter: Abigail Yuen

Third Place

Presentation Title: Effects of Gaze Direction on the Three-Dimensional Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Evoked by Electrical Vestibular Stimulation

Presenter: Liam Foulger

Interdisciplinary award

Presentation Title: The influence of an acute bout of exercise on sensorimotor integration (Oral Presentation)

Presenter: Larissa Chiu

What is MURC?

MURC is a conference for UBC undergraduate students to showcase their research in front of their fellow UBC students, family, and friends. Researchers may choose one of two formats to showcase their research: presentation or poster.

Who presents at MURC?

Any UBC undergraduate student who is participating in, or has completed, their own Faculty-supervised research project can apply to present at MURC. All Faculties and Schools are welcome. For more information, please visit the Present at MURC page.

Past Conferences