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Summer Undergraduate Research Program 2008

Primary Institution: The University of Alabama
Affiliation: MINT Center
City: Tuscaloosa
State: AL
Job Duration: 10 weeks
Class Requirement: Completed Freshman Year
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Elementary Particles and Fields
Other Engineering
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
Description: Students (Sophomore, Junior, Senior) with strong backgrounds in Chemistry, Physics, or Engineering are invited to apply for the 2007 Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Materials Science and Engineering, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, at The University of Alabama. For the ten-week program, participants will be provided a $4500 stipend plus housing.  Successful applicants will be able to work with outstanding faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates in an interdisciplinary research environment.  Students will gain familiarity with the most recent research techniques and equipment, including considerable hands-on experience, and will be exposed to the importance of transferring research to industrial application.
Stipend: $4500.00
Benefits: Housing
Application Deadline: 03/01/2008
Job Website: http://mint.ua.edu
Additional Information: Applications for the 2008 Summer Undergraduate Research Program are available in the MINT Center, Room 203 Bevill Research Bldg.; via telephone: 205-348-2507; or can be downloaded as a .pdf file from the MINT website:
http://mint.ua.edu, under REU 2008.  Review of applications will begin March 1, 2008.  Completed applications received by this date will be given preference.

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Dr. Martin Bakker
201 7th Avenue
203 Bevill Building
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Email: bakker@bama.ua.edu
Phone: 205-348-9116
Fax: 205-348-2346
Secondary Contact: Jamie Crawford
201 7th Avenue
203 Bevill Building
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Email: jcrawford@mint.ua.edu
Phone: 205-348-6837
Fax: 205-348-2346