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NSEC REU Summer Fellow
|Primary Institution:||Columbia University|
|Affiliation:||Nanoscale Science & Engineering Center (NSEC)|
|Job Duration:||May 27-August 1, 2008|
|Class Requirement:||Completed Freshman Year
|Discipline(s):||Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Elementary Particles and Fields
Fluid Dynamics and Gases
Plasmas and Beam Physics
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
|Description:||The Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center at Columbia University, called the Center for Electron Transport in Molecular Nanostructures, will support approximately five outstanding undergraduates as Summer Research Fellows for the period from May 27-August 1, 2008.
Students selected into the REU Summer program will be assigned a faculty mentor with whom the student conducts research. There are REU opportunities in one of the many projects in the Center, which focus on electron transport in self-assembled arrays and interfaces; electron transport in carbon nanotubes; and electron transport in single molecules.
Throughout the summer, students will also be involved with workshops, seminars, visits to local industry, recreational activities, a symposium of presentations by REU students, and other activities.
|Additional Information:||Requested Materials:
• completed application form
• official college transcripts
• two letters of recommendation
• personal essay
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
530 W. 120th Street, MC 8903
New York, NY 10027