Multifunctional Nanomaterials (Nano REU)

Title 
Multifunctional Nanomaterials (Nano REU)
Institution 
West Virginia University (WVU)
Institution Type 
research intensive institution
City 
Morgantown
State 
West Virginia
Field 
Multidisciplinary nanomaterials involving interdisciplinary research in the fields of science, engineering, and mathematics (i.e., chemistry, physics, biology, biochemistry, engineering, mathematics)
Start Date 
May 17, 2015
End Date 
July 24, 2015
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 13, 2015
Description 
Participants experience a unique combination of multidisciplinary research, educational programs, and fun team-building activities. Participants are involved in ongoing research programs in the field of nanotechnology with applications to environmental monitoring, early disease detection, and energy efficiency.
Qualifications 
Applicants should be rising Sophomore, Junior, or Senior undergraduate students majoring in science, engineering, or mathematics. Underrepresented persons, women, and U.S. Armed Forces veterans from West Virginia and throughout the Appalachian region (northern Mississippi to southern New York) are especially encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Michelle Richards-Babb
URL 
http://nanosafe.wvu.edu/education/undergraduate-programs/reu
Email 
Michelle.Richards-Babb@mail.wvu.edu
Number of Participants 
12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes