Multifunctional Nanomaterials Research Experiences for Undergraduates (Nano REU)

Title 
Multifunctional Nanomaterials Research Experiences for Undergraduates (Nano REU)
Institution 
West Virginia University
Institution Type 
Research Intensive Institution
City 
Morgantown
State 
WV
Field 
physics, biology, chemistry, electrical engineering, and nanomaterials
Start Date 
May 19, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$5,000 plus room and board
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Review of completed applications will begin on or after February 14, 2014. Applicants will be admitted on a rolling basis until all spots are filled.
Description 
The 2014 REU Site on Multifunctional Nanomaterials offers a unique combination of multidisciplinary research, educational programs, and fun-team building activities. Participants will be involved in ongoing research in the fields of nanotechnology with applications to environmental monitoring, early disease detection, and energy efficiency.
Qualifications 
Eligibility 1) rising sophomore, junior or senior undergraduate majoring in a STEM field and 2) U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent legal resident.
Contact 
Michelle Richards-Babb
URL 
http://nanosafe.wvu.edu/education/undergraduate-programs/reu
Email 
Michelle.Richards-Babb@mail.wvu.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes