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REU on Smart UAVs, Auburn University

Primary Institution: Auburn University
Affiliation: Computer Science
City: Auburn
State: AL
Job Duration: 10 Weeks
Class Requirement: Completed Freshman Year
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Physics Education Research
Electrical Engineering
Other Engineering
Computer science
Description: The  Research  Experience  for  Undergraduates  (REU)  Smart Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)  is  a National  Science  Foundation  (NSF) funded research  program at Auburn University.  This REU site hosts  ten undergraduate students  for eight weeks during the summer.  The interns are initiated to research under the guidance  of mentors who  are faculty members in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering. The interns  collaborate with their mentors and are expected to contribute to the advance of  unmanned flight. Major  objectives  are to promote interests in UAVs and develop the research skills of the students. Women, minorities, and students from "undergraduate" institutions are especially encouraged to apply.

This REU site at Auburn University invites undergraduate students to collaborate in the development of smart UAVs, to propose new applications, and to explore new capabilities.
Stipend: Up to $8,200 total
Benefits: Housing
Meal Plan
Travel Reimbursement
Research Allocation
Application Deadline: 03/04/2010
Job Website: http://eng.auburn.edu/programs/csse/research/impact/application.html
Additional Information: http://eng.auburn.edu/programs/csse/research/impact/application.html

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Saad Biaz
Shelby Center for Engineering Technology 3101-Q
Computer Science and Software Eng.
Auburn, AL 36849
Email: biazsaa@auburn.edu
Phone: 334-844-6307
Fax: 334-844-6329
Secondary Contact: AL