This NSF-funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program at the University
of Memphis invites students at the sophomore, junior or senior level with backgrounds
in physics, chemistry and engineering to participate in a 10-weeks summer program
in the interdisciplinary fields of Nanomaterials and Biomaterials.
Successful applicants will receive stipends ($3,800), on-campus housing, and travel
allowances (up to $500).
This highly interdisciplinary program will provide cutting-edge research experience
and hands-on experience with state-of-the-art experimental and computational equipments
and techniques under the supervision of faculty from the Physics Department, Chemistry
Department and Biomedical Engineering. The program will enrich students research experience
with various activities, including professional development, visits to industrial
development and research laboratories, and social networking.