Research Experience for Undergraduates: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics at the University of Florida

Title 
Research Experience for Undergraduates: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics at the University of Florida
Institution 
University of Florida
Institution Type 
Comprehensive (both undergraduate and graduate)
City 
Gainesville
State 
FL
Field 
Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science, Computer Simulations and Modelling
Start Date 
May 30, 2017
End Date 
August 4, 2017
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2017
Description 
For this 10 week research program students will spend most of their time doing research under the guidance of a faculty mentor and other members of his/her group. In addition there are weekly seminars on current research, professional development workshops such as on applying to graduate school, and social activities.
Qualifications 
Completed introductory Physics courses, with more advanced coursework preferable. Research experience and/or specific skills such as computer programing or electronics is also helpful.
Contact 
Prof. Selman Hershfield
URL 
http://www.phys.ufl.edu/reu/
Email 
selman@phys.ufl.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no

Housing, travel to the program, and some support for presentations at scientific meetings after the program provided.