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Summer Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Sciences


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the University of Tennessee's Engineering Research Center, CURENT, provides an opportunity for students to perform electrical engineering or computer science research with CURENT's award-winning faculty and graduate students. Students will receive training in research methodology, engineering concepts, lab safety & equipment use, and professional development.

Participation in the REU is an excellent opportunity to network with engineering faculty and peers, prepare for advanced education, and enhance understanding of engineering research principles.

Research areas include: power systems, power electronics, distributed system design, cyber security, data visualization, electronic power conversion, smart grid technology, and power market structures.

Additional details: $4,000 stipend, free campus housing, $500 travel reimbursement.


Application Deadline: 2/28/2018
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Program Dates: 6/4/2018 - 7/27/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Lead)
Northeastern University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Tuskegee University

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
Physics

Keywords:
Energy
Energy Efficiency
Engineering Research
Power Systems
Renewable Energy
Solar Energy

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)
U.S. Dept. of Education


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