Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Title 
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Institution 
Florida State University
Institution Type 
Graduate research university
City 
Tallahassee, FL/Gainesville, FL/Los Alamos, NM
State 
see above
Field 
Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Biology
Start Date 
June 9, 2014
End Date 
Aug. 1, 2014
Stipend 
$3600
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
April 18, 2014
Description 
This eight-week summer internship program matches undergraduate students with scientists at the Magnet Lab’s three sites, offering them unique opportunities to explore science at the extremes of magnetic fields, pressure and temperature while working alongside some of the finest scientists, magnet designers and engineers in the world. The MagLab offers a wide range of research experiences in physics, chemistry, biological sciences, geochemistry, materials science and magnet science and engineering. Summer interns work closely with their faculty mentors and are thoroughly integrated into research and development activities. Beyond the lab, students broaden their knowledge of diverse Magnet Lab research by attending weekly seminars and colloquia. Housing and travel is provided for non-local students.
Qualifications 
Applicants must be enrolled at a college or university as a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior that is not graduating in the upcoming fall semester
Contact 
Jose Sanchez
URL 
http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/education/reu/
Email 
sanchez@magnet.fsu.edu
Number of Participants 
20-24 annually
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no