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Paid Summer Molecular Engineering Materials REU


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Academic Level:
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K-12 Educators
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The University of Washington Molecular Engineering Materials Center (UW MEM-C) (NSF DMR-1719797) summer REU program is focused on exposing underrepresented minorities and veterans to a viable and relevant career pathway focused on materials and energy research.

If selected you will be embedded in one of the MEM-C labs for 9 weeks. You will work with a graduate student and faculty to develop a research project, gain training in relevant techniques and instrumentation, collect data and finally produce a poster and research abstract. Students participate in a weekly seminar on undergraduate research covering research ethics, writing a research abstract, making a scientific poster.

Also offered, a Research Experience for Teachers (RET) -high school or middle school science teachers. Duration 6 weeks, Stipend $4000.


Application Deadline: 2/16/2018
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Program Dates: 6/18/2018 - 8/17/2018

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

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

Keywords:
Clean Energy
Computational Chemistry
Flexible Electronics
Material Design
Molecular Chemistry
Molecular Engineering
Photovoltaics
Polymer Chemistry
Solid State Physics

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


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