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University of Minnesota MRSEC REU

Primary Institution: University of Minnesota
Affiliation: Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
City: Minneapolis
State: MN
Job Duration: 10 Weeks
Class Requirement: Completed Freshman Year
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Plasmas and Beam Physics
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Other Engineering
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
Description: Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) fellowships are awarded to undergraduates from four-year colleges and universities for participation in a ten-week summer program designed to provide unique research experiences, professional development, and increased awareness of materials science and engineering. Each student performs research in a UMN MRSEC research group from Engineered Multiblock Polymers, Organic Optoelectronic Interfaces, Magnetic Heterostructures, and Nanoparticle-based Materials IRGs, or one of the various MRSEC Seed groups. Criteria for the awards include the quality of the student's undergraduate record, a letter of recommendation from a faculty member of the student's institution, a demonstrated interest in science and/or engineering, and the endorsement of a MRSEC faculty advisor. Students are matched with MRSEC research groups and faculty mentors prior to their arrival on campus and are provided with a choice of research topics and project goals.
Stipend: $4000
Benefits: Housing
Meal Plan
Travel Reimbursement
Supply Fund
Application Deadline: 02/15/2012
Job Website: http://www.mrsec.umn.edu/EHR/REUdescription.php

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Phil Engen
421 Washington Ave SE
489 Amundson Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: engen010@umn.edu
Phone: 612-626-0798
Fax: 612-626-7805
Secondary Contact: Frank Snowden
421 Washington Ave SE
401 Amundson Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: snowd001@umn.edu
Phone: 612-626-2207
Fax: 612-626-7805
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