Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development

Title 
Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development
Institution 
Oklahoma State University
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Still Water
State 
Oklahoma
Field 
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Biosystems and Ag Engineering; Microbiology, Plant and Soil Sciences
Start Date 
May 31, 2016
End Date 
July 29, 2016
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2016
Description 
At OSU - REU site undergraduate students will: · Learn about the scientific processes and procedures required to conduct bio-products and bio-energy research · Understand the importance of an interdisciplinary environment in developing bio-products and bio-energy production systems · Explore the role of bio-product and bio-energy research in a global society. · Develop professional skills that are necessary for a successful career. · Discover graduate studies and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) related disciplines, specifically those related to bio-based products and energy.
Qualifications 
Freshman to Senior ( no graduating seniors); US Citizen or Permanent Resident
Contact 
Gopal Kakani/Pamela Abit
URL 
http://reu.bioenergycenter.okstate.edu/Application
Email 
reu.biopec@okstate.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes