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Center for Emergent Materials (CEM) Summer REU progam at Ohio State University


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The NSF-funded CEM Research Experience for Undergraduates program focuses on fundamental and applied science of exotic and novel materials and next-generation electronics that move toward a new generation of low-power-dissipation high-density electronics. Research involves a wide range of projects, from injection and detection of spin-polarized electrons in silicon or graphene to growth and characterization of complex oxide multilayer structures for possible computer memory applications.

Students will participate in professional development activities focusing on preparing for graduate school and research related careers. They will also participate in peer networking and social activities. Successful REU applicants will be paired with a faculty mentor from a core CEM department (Physics, Materials Science & Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Chemistry) and will perform experimental or computational research projects aligned with CEM focal areas.


Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
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Program Dates: 5/20/2018 - 7/28/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Ohio State University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
Chemistry
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Physics

Keywords:
Condensed Matter Physics
Materials Chemistry
Materials Theory
Microelectronics
Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Solid State Physics

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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