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REU Site in Materials Science and Nanotechnology

Primary Institution: University of New Orleans
Affiliation: Advanced Materials Research Institute
City: New Orleans
State: LA
Job Duration: 9 weeks
Class Requirement: must be accepted to college
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Atomic/Molecular/Optical Physics
Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
Materials Science
Description: Exciting research positions for undergraduates are available in chemistry, physics, and materials science.  State of the art projects include synthesis and characterization of magnetic materials; synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles; development of nanoscale biosensors; development of nanocrystalline metal oxides as prospective optical, magnetic, and biomedical materials; evaluating the chemistry and physics of nanoparticle-polymer composite materials; investigating photochemistry and free radical chemistry in environmental systems; preparation and characterization of nanomaterials for biomedical applications; and other relevant projects.  The Advanced Materials Research Institute (AMRI) and the Department of Chemistry have state of the art research facilities including a wide range of sophisticated instrumentation.
Stipend: $4000
Benefits: Housing
Travel Reimbursement
Application Deadline: 02/26/2010
Job Website: http://www.amri.uno.edu/REU_Program-Main_2010.htm
Additional Information: Research in materials science and nanomaterials in chemistry, physics, and biology.

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Mr. Poncho DeLeon
2000 Lakeshore Dr.
UNO AMRI
New Orleans, LA 70148
Email: amri@uno.edu
Phone: 504-280-3258
Fax: (504) 280-3185