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NSF REU Site: Sensor Science and Engineering

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During the Summer the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology (LASST) at the University of Maine will offer the opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified undergraduate students to participate in research under the guidance of various faculty in the area of sensor science and engineering. This program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation, and awards the participating student a stipend of $800/week for a period of ten weeks. A subsistence award which will help defray expenses for lodging and meals is available for eligible students. Six undergraduate credits will be awarded to the student for his/her undergraduate research participation. Women, minorities and/or handicapped are strongly urged to apply to the program.

Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
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Program Dates: 6/4/2018 - 8/10/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Maine (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biomedical Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Conservation Biology & Wildlife
Materials Science & Engineering
Sensor Science & Engineering
STEM Fields

Big Data Science
Biological & Chemical Sensors
Environmental Sensors
Nanoscale Devices
Remote Sensing
Sensor Applications
Sensor Networks

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

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