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Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter (LRSM) Summer Research Program


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Description:
The LRSM has hosted NSF-REU programs since 1989 during which approximately 540 students have spent 10 weeks working on individual research projects with our associated faculty. We currently have funding for 20 undergraduates both through our MRSEC grant and a NSF-REU Site grant. The program runs from early June to August every year and takes applications from well qualified undergraduate who are mainly juniors but sophomores and freshmen can also apply. We encourage applications from under-represented groups in science and engineering, especially from women, minorities, and disabled students. The program is restricted to US citizens and permanent residents and deadline for applications is March 1. Students should apply through our on-line application form (www.lrsm.upenn.edu/outreach/reu.html)


Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
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Program Dates: 5/29/2018 - 8/3/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Pennsylvania

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Chemistry
Materials Science & Engineering
Nanotechnology
Physics

Keywords:
Materials Chemistry
Nanocharacterization
Nanoparticle Synthesis
Nanophotonics
Nanoscale Devices
Nanostructural Materials

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


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