Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page
MIRTHE Summer REU Program
|Primary Institution:||Princeton University|
|Affiliation:||UMBC; Texas A & M: John Hopkins; Rice: City College of NY|
|States:||MD, NJ, NY, TX, MD, NJ, NY, TX, MD, NJ, NY, TX
|Job Duration:||9 weeks (mid-June to mid-August)|
|Class Requirement:||Rising Freshman to Rising Junior
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Fluid Dynamics and Gases
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
|Description:||MIRTHE develops knowledge, technologies and engineering systems for mid-infrared (3 – 30 ?m) spectroscopy and provides unprecedented optical and chemical trace gas sensing capabilities. MIRTHE advances mid-IR tunable Quantum Cascade lasers, detectors, and ultra-sensitive sensor systems and demonstrates specific applications through testbeds in environmental sensing, homeland security and medical diagnostics.|
|Benefits:||Low cost housing is available on or near campus
|Additional Information:||Full time hands-on cutting edge research; weekly teleconference calls and web-based training sessions with students from the six MIRTHE partner universities; short courses that expose the summer interns to a cross-disciplinary range of research fields.
Participation in annual MIRTHE summer workshop at UMBC in Baltimore, MD.
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
217 Bowen Hall
70 Prospect Ave
Princeton, NJ 08544