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Research Experience for Undergraduates in Materials Science & Engineering


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

Description:
Each year, MRSEC funds exemplary undergraduates to participate in summer research projects in the areas of Plasmonics or Organic Spintronics. Students with an interest and background in physics, chemistry, materials science, and engineering (chemical, electrical, mechanical, metallurgical) are good candidates for the MRSEC Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. Letters and transcripts should be postmarked or emailed by the application deadline date.

Selected participants receive:

$5000 stipend

Student housing on the University of Utah campus

Up to $600 toward travel expenses to and from Salt Lake City,UT.

Research experience to prepare you academically and professionally in science and engineering.

Research presentation skills, technical training and professional development opportunities.

A complete application includes 2 letters of recommendation and official transcripts. Applicants should arrange for letters and official transcripts to be sent to the administrator directly. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Do not send have letters or transcripts sent until you have completed the application: www.mrsec.utah.edu/reu


Application Deadline: 2/12/2017
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Program Dates: 6/5/2017 - 8/4/2017

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

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
Chemistry
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Nanotechnology
Optics & Photonics
Physics
Sensor Science & Engineering

Keywords:
Applied Physics
Condensed Matter Physics
Electrical Engineering
Materials Chemistry
Materials Lifetime Science & Engineering
Metallurgical Engineering
Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Nanophotonics
Photovoltaics

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


Page last updated 11/16/2016
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