REU Site: Sunshine Institute for the Interaction of Light with Matter

Title 
REU Site: Sunshine Institute for the Interaction of Light with Matter
Institution 
Florida State University
Institution Type 
Research university
City 
Tallahassee
State 
FL
Field 
Chemistry, physics, engineering
Start Date 
5/29/18
End Date 
8/3/18
Stipend 
$500/week
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
2/15/18
Description 
REU Site at the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at Florida State University is dedicated to the study of photochemistry and photophysics - the events that take place upon the interaction of light with matter. This is an exciting area of science, with relevance to such important phenomena as information transmission and storage, sensing technologies, solar energy conversion, photodynamic therapy, photocatalysis, and photosynthesis. The REU experience covers a range of diverse research projects and techniques. The faculty guiding REU students are national and international leaders in their research fields. More information about the program can be found using the link to the REU website.
Qualifications 
US citizens or permanent residents, preferably with 1-2 years of college courses being completed
Contact 
Edwin F. Hilinski
URL 
http://www.chem.fsu.edu/reu
Email 
reu@chem.fsu.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes