Research Experiences for Undergraduates: Liquid Crystals and Advanced Materials

Title 
Research Experiences for Undergraduates: Liquid Crystals and Advanced Materials
Institution 
Kent State University
Institution Type 
Research university
City 
Kent
State 
OH
Field 
Chemistry, Liquid Crystals, Advanced Materials
Start Date 
6/4/18
End Date 
8/10/18
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Review of applications begins March 1, 2018
Description 
Students in our program spend ten weeks in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Liquid Crystal Institute research laboratories, working closely with faculty and other researchers on exciting projects in the areas of liquid crystals (biomaterials & nanomaterials) and biological membranes. In addition to working in the lab, participants of the REU program are also given the opportunity to take part in a number of social events, ranging from sporting and cultural events to canoe trips.
Qualifications 
Students must be US citizens or permanent residents.
Contact 
Erin Michael McLaughlin
URL 
https://www.kent.edu/chemistry/undergraduate-summer-research-experience-reu
Email 
enmichae@kent.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no