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Nanosystems Chemistry and Engineering Research (NanoCER) REU Program

Primary Institution: University of California, Los Angeles
City: Los Angeles
State: CA
Job Duration: 10 Weeks
Class Requirement: Completed Junior Year
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Mechanical Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering, Chemistry, Bioengineering
Materials Science & Engineering, Chemistry, Bioengineering
Description: The Nanosystems Chemistry and Engineering Research (NanoCER) program is a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI). Undergraduates interested in chemistry and engineering will learn how to be scientists and engineers by participating in teams that develop new materials, devices and applications of nanotechnology.

Program components include hands-on team-based research, use of sophisticated instrumentation and fabrication facilities, mentoring by NSF-IGERT Materials Creation Training Program graduate trainees, weekly research seminar and weekly to research skills and career seminars.  Students also participate in some of the activities of the UCLA Summer Programs for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) including a poster presentation in the final week.
Stipend: $4,500
Benefits: Housing
Travel Reimbursement
Conference Travel Award
Application Deadline: 02/13/2009
Job Website: http://www.cnsi.ucla.edu/reu-nanocer/
Additional Information: Application, flyer and information about NanoCER can be found on our web site.  Please note that students must also apply to the UCLA Summer Programs for Undergraduate Research (SPUR).

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Laurie Ultan-Thomas
California NanoSystems Insitute (CNSI)
570 Westwood Plaza, Building 114
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7227
Email: nanocer@cnsi.ucla.edu
Phone: 310-206-2798
Fax: 310-267-4918
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