Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page

Previous Page  |  New Search  |  Browse All

Undergraduate Opportunities in Nanomaterials and Nanoscience at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Primary Institution: Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience
Affiliation: University of Nebraska
City: Lincoln
State: NE
Job Duration: June - August, 2010 (8-10 weeks)
Class Requirement: Completed Sophomore Year
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Engineering
Description: The Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience (NCMN) at the University of Nebraska hosts undergraduate students from a variety of disciplines, including chemistry, physics, and engineering, for a summer research experience. Students will work with faculty mentors and conduct cutting-edge research on materials related to nanoscience and nanotechnology related to energy, information technology, and biomedical applications.  The program is seeking undergraduate students from four-year colleges or universities to become engaged in research during the summer of 2010.  Summer stipends, travel expenses, and room and board will be provided. For more information on specific research projects, visit http://www.unl.edu/ncmn/REU1.shtml.
Stipend: Student $500/week (max. 10 weeks)
Benefits: Housing
Meal Plan
Application Deadline: 03/01/2010
Job Website: http://www.unl.edu/ncmn/REU1.shtml

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Prof. Jeff Shield
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68588-0656
Email: jshield@unlserve.unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2378
Secondary Contact: Terese Janovec
111 Brace Lab
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68588-0113
Email: tjanovec3@unl.edu
Phone: 402-472-2716
Fax: 402-472-2879