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Auburn University
Collaborative Approaches among Scientists and Engineers
College of Engineering and College of Sciences and Mathematics
Auburn, Alabama
Primary: Kimberly Mulligan
(334) 844-4642
kxm0001@auburn.edu
Secondary: Cordelia Brown
(334) 844-2331
cmb0127@auburn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cross-disciplinary research projects that span the discipliners of Engineering, computer science, chemistry, biology, physics and geosciences, team mentoring
Comments: The primary goals of the REU are to develop an understanding of the multidisciplinary nature of STEM disciplines and improve sense of belonging in STEM through fostering effective mentor-mentee relationships.
Collaborative Approaches among Scientists and EngineersAbstract of Award
University of Alabama
Interdisciplinary Convergence to Advance the Biotechnological and Bioscience
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Primary: Ryan Summers
(205) 348-3169
rmsummers@eng.ua.edu
Secondary: Matthew Thompson
(205) 348-7020
mthompson10@ua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biotechnology, bioscience, biological engineering, biochemistry, biology, synthetic biology
Interdisciplinary Convergence to Advance the Biotechnological and BioscienceAbstract of Award
Alabama A&M University
Physics REU at AAMU
Department of Physics
Normal, Alabama
Primary: Dr. Padjama Guggila
(256) 372-8141
padmaja.guggilla@aamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Science, Optics and Space Science
Physics REU at AAMUAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
University of Alabama-Huntsville
Remote Sensing of Land-Atmosphere Systems
Alabama
Primary: Rob Griffin
remotesensingreu@uah.edu
Secondary: Ryan Wade
remotesensingreu@uah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: remote sensing, land-atmosphere systems
Remote Sensing of Land-Atmosphere SystemsAbstract of Award
Auburn University
Research Experience for Undergraduate on Smart UAVs
Center for Smart UAVs
Auburn, Alabama
Primary: Saad Biaz
(334) 844-6307
biazsaa@auburn.edu
Secondary: Richard O. Chapman
(334) 844-6314
chapmro@auburn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Autonomous Flight
Research Experience for Undergraduate on Smart UAVsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Auburn, Alabama
Primary: Brendan Higgins
bth0023@auburn.edu
Secondary: Sushil Adhikari
sza0016@auburn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Multidisciplinary, biosystems engineering, biomolecular engineering, biological engineering, aquaponics, nanocellulose, polymers, adhesives, algae, sensors
Comments: This multidisciplinary site is also open to non-engineering majors
REU Site: : Research experience through collaborative teams in bioprocessing for conversion of waste into products of valueAbstract of Award
University of Alabama
REU Site: Engineering Sensors Systems and Signal Processing for Speech Pathology
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Primary: Todd Freeborn
(205) 348-6634
tjfreeborn1@eng.ua.edu
Secondary: Memorie Gosa
(205) 348-7131
memorie.gosa@ua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Electrical & Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Speech Pathology, Sensors, Image Processing, Speech, Language, Hearing
REU Site: Engineering Sensors Systems and Signal Processing for Speech PathologyAbstract of Award
University of Alabama
REU Site: Fluid Mechanics with Analysis using Computations and Experiments (FM-ACE)
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Primary: Dr. Amy Lang
(205) 348-1622
alang@eng.ua.edu
Secondary: Dr. Paul Hubner
(205) 348-1617
phubner@eng.ua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Fluid mechanics, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), experimental fluid dynamics, combustion, laser diagnostics, flow control, wind tunnel testing, boundary layers, bio-inspired eng, space propulsion
REU Site: Fluid Mechanics with Analysis using Computations and Experiments (FM-ACE)Abstract of Award
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Primary: Prof. Jason E. Bara
(205) 348-6836
jbara@eng.ua.edu
Secondary: Prof. John Kim
(205) 348-1729
ykim@eng.ua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Polymer,Polymerization,Membrane,Chemical Eng.,Chemistry, Materials,Science,Ionic Liquid,Computational,Cells,Peptides, Electronics,Biomaterials,Biopolymers,Characterization,Structure, Properties
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Application of Advanced Polymers for Engineering InnovationsAbstract of Award
University of Alabama Tuscaloosa
REU Site: Re-IMAGiNE Life, Exploring Function through Adaptation
Department of Biological Sciences
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Primary: Julie Olson
(205) 348-1807
jolson@ua.edu
Secondary: Michael McKain
(205) 348-1826
mrmckain@ua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; functional adaptation; changing environments; genomic variation
REU Site: Re-IMAGiNE Life, Exploring Function through AdaptationAbstract of Award
Montgomery, Alabama
Primary: Komal Vig
(334) 604-8189
komalvig@alasu.edu
Secondary: Shree Singh
(334) 604-9160
ssingh@alasu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biology, Biosciences, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics
REU Site: Research & Training in Multidisciplinary field of Regenerative Sciences for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Auburn University, Alabama
Primary: Overtoun Jenda
(334) 844-3745
jendaov@auburn.edu
Secondary: Peter Johnson
Research Topics/Keywords: Algebra and Discrete Mathematics (graphs and hypergraphs, number theory, information and coding theory)
Comments: Previous Award 1560257
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Algebra and Discrete Mathematics at Auburn UniversityAbstract of Award
University of Alabama in Huntsville
REU Site: Solar and Heliospheric Physics at UAH and MSFC
Physics
Huntsville, Alabama
Primary: Dr. Gary Zank
(256) 961-7401
garyp.zank@gmail.com
Secondary: Amy Winebarger
(256) 961-7509
amy.r.winebarger@nasa.gov
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar Physics, Heliospheric Physics, satellites, modeling
REU Site: Solar and Heliospheric Physics at UAH and MSFCAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Auburn University
REU Site: Warm-water aquatic ecology
Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Aquatic Sciences
Auburn, Alabama
Primary: Alan Wilson
(334) 246-1120
wilson@auburn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, ecology, limnology, fisheries management, evolution, molecular biology, microbiology, invasive species, behavior, statistics, restoration, modeling, hydrology, remote sensing
REU Site: Warm-water aquatic ecologyAbstract of Award
Birmingham, Alabama
Primary: Professor Yogesh Vohra
(205) 934-6662
ykvohra@uab.edu
Secondary: Charita Cadenhead
(205) 975-8076
charita@uab.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials under Extreme Conditions, Machine Learning and Simulations in Materials Research, Lasers and Spectroscopy; Nanoscale Materials, Biomaterials and Drug Delivery
Comments: Ten weeks summer program for undergraduates
REU-Site: Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials ResearchAbstract of Award
Dauphin Island, Alabama
Primary: Regina Kollegger
rkolleger@disl.org
Secondary: Dr. Ruth Carmichael
(251) 861-2141
rcarmichael@disl.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Marine, coastal, biology, ecology, oceanography, field studies, fisheries, marine mammals
Comments: Taking applications in December-February; we value diversity and encourage ALL promising applicants including minority, underserved, low income, and nontraditional students.
Undergraduate research experiences in coastal and nearshoreAbstract of Award
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Northern Gulf Of Alaska Long Term Ecological Research REU Site Program
Colleges of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
Fairbanks, Alaska
Primary: Katie Gavenus
projectmanager.ngalter@gmail.com
Secondary: Kerri Fredrickson
(360) 650-7708
frederk@wwu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Arctic, Polar, ocean, climate change, chemical oceanography, physics, chemistry, ecology,
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Understanding Arctic as a System
Alaska
Primary: Vladimir A. Alexeev
(907) 474-6430
valexeev@alaska.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: climate/atmospheric sciences, ocean sciences, arctic hydrology, arctic terrestrial ecosystems, permafrost, science communication, remote sensing and unmanned aircraft measurements, limnology.
Comments: Deadlines February
Understanding Arctic as a SystemAbstract of Award
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Allison Huff, D.H. Ed
(520) 621-0174
CIANEducation@optics.arizona.edu
Secondary: Amme Henning
(520) 621-8253
amee@optics.arizon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Optics, photonics, communications, lasers, material science, electrical engineering,Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics, Chemical Engineering
Comments: ERC Center
Center for Integrated Access Networks (CIAN)Abstract of Award
Arizona State University
Computational Imaging and Mixed-Reality for Visual Media Creation and Visualization
Center for Science and Imagination
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: Suren Jayasuriya
(480) 727-9672
sjayasur@asu.edu
Secondary: Robert LiKamWa
likamwa@asu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: computational imaging, augmented and virtual reality, computer vision, visualization
Computational Imaging and Mixed-Reality for Visual Media Creation and VisualizationAbstract of Award
Arizona
Primary: Dr. Andrew Cohen
geos-c2c@arizona.edu
Secondary: Dr. Kaustubh Thirumalai
geos-c2c@arizona.edu
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Allison Huff MacPherson
(520) 621-0174
alison@optics.arizona.edu
Secondary: Robert A. Norwood
(520) 626-0936
rnorwood@optics.arizona.edu
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Nancy Emptage
(520) 621-6189
emptagen@email.arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Wireless communication, artificial intelligence, machine learning, signal processing, novel antennas, EM propagations, reliable and secure networking, hardware and circuit design, cognitive algorithms
Long Range Communications, using Ham Radios, Cool Algorithms, and Innovative AntennasAbstract of Award
Arizona State University
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Sustainable Chemistry and Catalysis
School of Molecular Sciences
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: Ryan Trovitch
(480) 727-8930
ryan.trovitch@asu.edu
Secondary: Laura Ackerman-Biegasiewicz
lkgackerman@asu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Green Chemistry, Catalysis, Sustainability, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Sustainable Chemistry and CatalysisAbstract of Award
Arizona State University
REU Site: Applied Mathematics and Computational Modeling in the Greater Phoenix Area
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: Wenbo Tang
(480) 965-5479
Wenbo.Tang@asu.edu
Secondary: Eric Kostelich
Maricopa County Community College
REU Site: Applied Mathematics and Computational Modeling in the Greater Phoenix Area
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: John Nagy
(480) 731-8402
john.nagy@sccmail.maricopa.edu
University of Arizona
REU Site: Cat Vehicle: TheCognitive and Autonomous Test Vehicle
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Nancy Emptage
emptagen@ece.arizona.edu
Secondary: Jonathan Sprinkle
(520) 626-0737
sprinkle@ece.arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Autonomous cars, cognitive radio, model-based design, wireless networks, embedded control systems, sensor fusion, Vehicle to Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle to Infrastructure (V2I)communications
REU Site: Cat Vehicle: TheCognitive and Autonomous Test VehicleAbstract of Award
Flagstaff, Arizona
Primary: Liza Holeski
(928) 523-0701
liza.holeski@nau.edu
Secondary: Ted Martinez
(928) 523-3383
Theodore.Martinez@nau.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, biology, environmental science, ecology, plant science
REU Site: Ecology, Genetics, and Adaptation on the Colorado PlateauAbstract of Award
University of Arizona
REU Site: Microbial Symbioses and Diversity Research Experience at the University of Arizona
School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Gayatri Vedantam
(520) 620-6839
gayatri@arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, microbiology, microbial symbiosis, bacteria, viruses, environmental microbiology, food microbiology, plant-microbe association, animal microbiome, genetics, biochemistry, microbiome
Comments: Contact: Ms. Allison Sullivan; allisonsullivan@arizona.edu
REU Site: Microbial Symbioses and Diversity Research Experience at the University of ArizonaAbstract of Award
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: Sherry Woodley
sherry.woodley@asu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main Field: Mathematical Sciences Sub-Fields: Biological and Social Sciences
REU Site: Quantitative Research for the Life and Social Sciences (QRLSS)Abstract of Award
University of Arizona
REU Site: Summer Bridge Program in Experimental Physics
Department of Physics
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Professor Srinivas Manne
(520) 626-5305
smanne@physics.arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Applied Physics
REU Site: Summer Bridge Program in Experimental PhysicsAbstract of Award
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Dr. Katerina Dontsova
(601) 868-0279
dontsova@email.arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth system science, environmental science, ecology, hydrology, geosciences, soil science
REU Site: The Environmental and Earth Systems Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program at BiosphereAbstract of Award
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Michael Johnson
(520) 626-3779
mdljohnson@arizona.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, microbiology, immunology, virtual, remote
Comments: Coordinator: Holly Lopez NSURP@arizona.edu
REU Site: The National Summer Undergraduate Research ProjectAbstract of Award
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Michael Johnson
(520) 626-3779
NSURPorg@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Virtual, Microbiology, Remote, Immunology
REU Site: The National Summer Undergraduate Research Project (NSURP)Abstract of Award
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Karen Schollmeyer
(520) 882-6946
karen@archaeologysouthwest.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Anthropology, Archaeology
REU Site: Upper Gila Preservation Archaeology Field SchoolAbstract of Award
Arizona State University
Sensor Signal and Information Processing (SenSIP)
SenSIP Center, ECEE
Tempe, Arizona
Primary: Andreas Spanias
(480) 965-5311
spanias@asu.edu
Secondary: Jennifer Blain Christen
(480) 965-9859
Jennifer.BlainChristen@asu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Sensors and signal processing algorithms, sensor design and fabrication, signal processing, wearable and flexible sensors, machine learning, interface circuits, sensors for Internet of Things
Sensor Signal and Information Processing (SenSIP)Abstract of Award
University of Arkansas
Encouraging Students in Science
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Primary: David Paul
(479) 575-5190
dpaul@uark.edu
Secondary: Leslie Johnson
(479) 575-7942
ljohnson@uark.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: REU
Encouraging Students in ScienceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Primary: Michelle EvansWhite
(479) 575-4706
mevanswh@uark.edu
Secondary: Marty Matlock
(479) 575-2849
mmatlock@uark.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecology, ecosystem services, biogeochemistry, sustainability, resiliency, green chemistry, biological and agricultural engineering, agricultural economics
Comments: Program email contact: ecoreu@uark.edu
REU Site: Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services at the nexus of food, energy, and water systemsAbstract of Award
University of Arkansas
REU Site: Indigenous America to Indigenous Mekong (Vietnam and Thailand) - Adventures in Biology and Biodiversity
Department of Biological Sciences and Cellular and Molecular Biology Program
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Primary: Ruben Ceballos
(479) 575-5643
ceballos@uark.edu
University of Arkansas
REU Site: Tomorrow's Nanomufacturing: Engineering with Science (TNEWS)
Microelectronics-Photonics Graduate Program
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Primary: Professor D. Keith Roper
(801) 891-8921
dkroper@uark.edu
Secondary: Jingyi Chen
(479) 575-6203
chenj@uark.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotechnology,manufacturing,innovation,materials, quantum,nanoparticle,optics,graphene,photovoltaics,biosensors,tribology,tissue,water,electron microscopy,lasers,spectroscopy,microscopy,nanoscience
Comments: TNEWS merges discovery-focused research with professional skills development and training in cross-cutting emerging technologies.
REU Site: Tomorrow's Nanomufacturing: Engineering with Science (TNEWS)Abstract of Award
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
The Scope and Consequences of Hate Crime Victimization in the South
School of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Little Rock, Arkansas
Primary: Tusty ten Bensel
(501) 916-6637
ixzohra@ualr.edu
Secondary: Robert Lytle
(501) 961-6634
rdlytle@ualr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Hate crime; victimization; qualitative research; survey research; criminal justice; criminology
The Scope and Consequences of Hate Crime Victimization in the SouthAbstract of Award
California
Primary: Janka Bond
(858) 534-3131
j2bond@eng.ucsd.edu
Secondary: Stacey Brydges
(858) 246-0993
sbrydges@ucsd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Research Science and Engineering, Predictive Assemblies, Engineered Living Materials
Advanced Materials Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)Abstract of Award
California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB)
California State University, Monterey Bay REU
Monterey Bay, California
Primary: Laura Good
(831) 582-4188
reu@csumb.edu
Secondary: Dr. Corey Garza
(831) 582-3024
Research Topics/Keywords: ocean science, marine science; Marine Biology and Ecology, ocean engineering, Marine Geology
Comments: The application website is open in December with due dates in mid-February.
California State University, Monterey Bay REUAbstract of Award
University of California, Irvine
Cultivating the I0T-enabled Smart Community (IoT-SITY)
Computer Science Department
Irvine, California
Primary: Sharnnia Artis
(949) 824-7134
oai@uci.edu
Secondary: Nalini Venkatasubramanian
(949) 824-8598
nalini@uci.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet-of-things, smart communities, cyberphysical systems, infrastructure resilience, smart manufacturing, smart buildings, IoT networks, IoT data management, machine learning, IoT deployments
Cultivating the I0T-enabled Smart Community (IoT-SITY)Abstract of Award
University of California - Santa Barbara
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)
Santa Barbara, California
Primary: Professor Craig Hawker
(805) 893-7161
hawker@mrl.ucsb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Polymers and composites, oxides, soft materials, molecular beam epitaxy
Comments: The MRSEC host numerous undergraduate research opportunities
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
San Diego, California
Primary: Tammy J. Dwyer
(619) 260-4030
tdwyer@sandiego.edu
Secondary: Elisa Maldonado Greene
(619) 260-7840
elisagreene@sandiego.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: multidisciplinary, social justice, societal impact
Multidisciplinary Chemistry Research: Empowering Scientists to Improve SocietyAbstract of Award
Santa Barbara, California
Primary: Anne Charity-Hudley
(804) 304-3493
acharityhudley@linguistics.uscb.edu
Secondary: Mary Bucholtz
bucholtz@ucsb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Linguistic Sciences, Minority-Serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Role of Language in Social Mobility, Sociology
NSF REU Site: Increasing Diversity In the Linguistic Sciences Through Research on Language and Social MobilityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences
University of California at Los Angeles
Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS)
Mathematics
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Neli Petrosyan
(310) 825-4755
rips@ipam.ucla.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Applied Mathematics, Data Analysis, Coding
Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS)Abstract of Award
University of California Berkeley
REU Site at UC Berkeley: Integrated Biology from Molecules to Ecosystems
Host department: Integrative Biology / 13 participating departments
Berkeley, California
Primary: Gian Garriga
(510) 642-5859
garriga@berkeley.edu
Secondary: Tyrone Hayes
(510) 643-1055
tyrone@berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Integrative Biology Evolution, Development
Comments: contact: reuapplic@lists.berkeley.edu
REU Site at UC Berkeley: Integrated Biology from Molecules to EcosystemsAbstract of Award
Harvey Mudd College
REU Site in Computer Systems
Computer Science
Claremont, California
Primary: Zachary Dodds
(909) 607-1813
dodds@cs.hmc.edu
Secondary: Julie Medero
(909) 621-8072
julie@cs.hmc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Algorithms for active transportation, kinetic typography, human gaze response to feature films, human-robot learning
REU Site in Computer SystemsAbstract of Award
California State University, San Bernardino
REU Site: Investigations in Geometry and Knot Theory
San Bernardino, California
Primary: Corey Dunn
(909) 537-5368
cmdunn@csusb.edu
Secondary: Rolland Trapp
Research Topics/Keywords: Differential geometry, knot theory
Comments: Renewal for 1758020
REU Site: Investigations in Geometry and Knot TheoryAbstract of Award
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Anna Krylov
2137404929
krylov@usc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physical, Organic, Material, and Biological Chemistry
REU Site: Snapshots of Chemistry: Visualization of Processes at the Molecular LevelAbstract of Award
University of California Irvine
REU SITE: Summer Institute in Neuroscience
Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
Irvine, California
Primary: Luis Colon-Perez
(949) 824-3919
lcolonpe@uci.edu
Secondary: Manuella Yassa
(949) 824-5193
manuella.yassa@uci.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, learning and memory, neuroscience, computational biology, neuroimaging, behavioral neuroscience, genetics, epigenetics
REU SITE: Summer Institute in NeuroscienceAbstract of Award
University of California-Santa Cruz
REU Site: An Undergraduate Research Summer Program on Sustainable Materials
Physics Department
Santa Cruz, California
Primary: David Lederman
(831) 459-1217
dlederma@ucsc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: STEM disciplines, retention and graduation rates
REU Site: An Undergraduate Research Summer Program on Sustainable MaterialsAbstract of Award
University of California, Berkeley
REU Site: Berkeley SETI Research Center
Berkeley, California
Primary: Stephen Croft
scroft@astro.berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, planetary science
University of California, Davis
REU Site: Bio-inspired & Bio-mediated Geotechnics Research Experience for Undergraduates (BBG REU)
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Davis, California
Primary: Colleen E. Bronner
(845) 282-0675
cebronner@ucdavis.edu
Secondary: Jason DeJong
(530) 754-8995
jdejong@ucdavis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Bio-inspired, bio-mediated, civil engineering, geotechnical engineering, sustainability, hazard mitigation, infrastructure construction, environmental restoration, liquefaction, earthquakes
REU Site: Bio-inspired & Bio-mediated Geotechnics Research Experience for Undergraduates (BBG REU)Abstract of Award
Malibu, California
Primary: Jay Brewster
(310) 506-4321
Jay.Brewster@pepperdine.edu
Secondary: Courtney Davis
(310) 506-4582
courtney.davis2@pepperdine.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: ecology, cell biology, molecular biology, botany, genetics, cellular stress
REU Site: Biological Adaptations to Stress -- Molecular, Cellular, EcologicalAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Dr. Barry Hibbs
bhibbs@calstatela.edu
Secondary: Dr. Sonya Lopez
sonya.lopez@calstatela.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Hydrology, Hydrochemistry, Hydrologic Modeling, Stream Restoration
REU Site: Changing Dynamics of Hydrological Systems in Urban Areas: Response To Human Disturbance and Climate ChangeAbstract of Award
San Francisco, California
Primary: Zhaoshuo Jiang
(415) 338-7741
zsjiang@sfsu.edu
Secondary: Juan M. Caicedo
(803) 777-1925
caicedo@cec.sc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Civil Engineering, Smart Structure Technology, Academia-Industry Collaboration, Structural Control, Structural Health Monitoring, Smart Sensing, Optimization, Innovative Experimental Methods
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Integrated Academia-Industry Research Experience for Undergraduate in Smart Structure TechnologyAbstract of Award
University of Southern California
REU Site: Community College Cultivation Cohort (C4)
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations (CDEBI)
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Dr. Stephanie Schroeder
slschroe@usc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: microbiology, geochemistry, subsurface biosphere, deep sea sediments, community college, oceanography
Comments: The application website opens in January and applications are due in mid-February.
REU Site: Community College Cultivation Cohort (C4)Abstract of Award
University of California, Los Angeles
REU Site: Computational Biosciences Research Experience for Undergraduates
Institute for Quantitative and Computational Biology
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Hilary Coller
(310) 825-3483
hcoller@ucla.edu
Secondary: Alexander Hoffmann
(310) 794-9925
ahoffmann@ucla.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, quantitative biology, computational biology, next generation sequencing, computer programming, statistics
Comments: Coordinator: Beverlee Turner, baturner@g.ucla.edu
REU Site: Computational Biosciences Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
California
Primary: Megan Becker
(484) 433-3701
meganbec@usc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Applied Data Scince, Data Management, Data Visualization Using R, an Open Source Statistical Software Package
REU Site: Data Science and the Political Economy of International SecurityAbstract of Award
University of California, San Diego
REU Site: Designing for Safety and Safety by Design
Department of Structural Engineering
La Jolla, California
Primary: Kenneth Loh
(858) 822-0431
kenloh@ucsd.edu
Secondary: Michael Todd
(858) 534-5951
mdtodd@ucsd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Damage assessment, damage mechanics, design optimization, numerical modelling,sensor technologies, signal processing, structural health monitoring, prognostics, uncertainty modeling
REU Site: Designing for Safety and Safety by DesignAbstract of Award
University of California, Davis
REU Site: Ecological and Evolutionary Response to Rapid Environmental Change
Evolution and Ecology
Davis, California
Primary: Richard Grosberg
(530) 219-2468
rkgrosberg@ucdavis.edu
Secondary: Anne Todgham
(530) 752-1897
todgham@ucdavis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: REU Site: Ecological and Evolutionary Response to Rapid Environmental Change
Comments: Program coordinator: Carole Hom / clhom@ucdavis.edu
REU Site: Ecological and Evolutionary Response to Rapid Environmental ChangeAbstract of Award
La Jolla, California
Primary: Adam J. Engler
(858) 246-0678
aengler@ucsd.edu
Secondary: Roberto Gaetani
rgaetani@ucsd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomaterials,Polymers,Cells,Tissues,Mechanical Properties,Nanoparticles,Collagen,Fibronectin,Electrospinning,Foams,Hydrogels
REU Site: Engineered Materials for Tissue Engineering and Drug DeliveryAbstract of Award
University of California - San Diego
REU Site: Engineers for Exploration
California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology
San Diego, California
Primary: Ryan Kastner
(858) 534-8908
rkastner@ucsd.edu
Secondary: Curt Schurgers
cschurgers@ucsd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Remote sensing, robotics, sensors, system prototyping, field deployments, computer vision, machine learning, digital signal processing
REU Site: Engineers for ExplorationAbstract of Award
University of California - Los Angeles
REU Site: Interactive Systems
Electrical Engineering
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Gregory J. Pottie
(310) 525-8150
pottie@cs.ucla.edu
Secondary: Danijela Cabric
danijela@uclasa.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: inter-active systems, cyber-physical systems,data assisted education, sensing, signal processing,
REU Site: Interactive SystemsAbstract of Award
Mountain View, California
Primary: Matthew Tiscareno
(650) 810-0231
reu_director@seti.org
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrobiology, planetary science, exoplanets
REU Site: Life in the Universe: Astronomy and Planetary Science at the SETI InstituteAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
REU Site: MSRI Undergraduate Program (MSRI-UP)
Berkeley, California
Primary: Helene Barcelo
(510) 643-6040
hbarcelo@msri.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematical Sciences (The research mentor and topic rotates yearly)
Comments: Renewal of DMS-1659138 (17-21), DMS-1156499 (12-16), DMS-0754872 (07-11)
REU Site: MSRI Undergraduate Program (MSRI-UP)Abstract of Award
University of California San Francisco
REU Site: NSF REU in Molecular Biosciences
All Departments
San Francisco, California
Primary: Carol Gross
(415) 476-4161
cgross@cgl.ucsf.edu
Secondary: Elizabeth Silva
(415) 502-2927
elizabeth.silva@ucsf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: molecular biosciences, immunology, biochemistry, molecular biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, and Genomics
Comments: Contact for student applications: Zachary Smith, zachary.smith@ucsf.edu
REU Site: NSF REU in Molecular BiosciencesAbstract of Award
University of California Merced
REU Site: Physics Research at UC Merced
Department of Physics
Merced, California
Primary: Dr. Brian C. Utter
(540) 292-8487
brianutter@ucmerced.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, including projects in biophysics; condensed matter and solar science; atomic, molecular, and optical physics and quantum optics; nonlinear dynamics; soft condensed matter; and astrophysics
REU Site: Physics Research at UC MercedAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
University of California-Davis
REU Site: Pure and Applied Mathematics at UC Davis
Mathematics
Davis, California
Primary: Javier Arsuaga
(530) 754-0308
jarsuaga@ucdavis.edu
Secondary: Gregory Kuperberg
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in UAV Technologies
Aerospace Engineering
Pomona, California
Primary: Subodh Bhandari
(909) 869-2612
sbhandari@cpp.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: UAV Autonomy, Sense & Avoid, GPS-Denied Navigation, Multi UAV Coordination and Control, Flight Testing, System Identification, Intelligent Control, Flight Control Optimization, Modeling & Simulation
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in UAV TechnologiesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD), Engineering
Menlo Park, California
Primary: Dr. Gregory Faris
(650) 887-0807
gfaris@numemtus.net
Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecualar Physics and Biological Physics
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Atomic, Molecular and Biological PhysicsAbstract of Award
SRI International
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Atomic, Molecular, and Biological Physics
Molecular Physics Program Materials Research Lab
Menlo Park, California
Primary: Dr. Gregory Faris
(650) 387-0807
gfaris@numentus.net
Riverside, California
Primary: Carolyn Rasmussen
(951) 827-4415
carolyn.rasmussen@ucr.edu
Secondary: Thomas Eulgem
(951) 827-7740
thomas.eulgem@ucr.edu
The Scripps Research Institute
REU Site: Scripps’ Structure and Function Summer Institute (SFSI)
Office of Graduate Studies
La Jolla, California
Primary: Dawn Eastmond
(858) 784-2872
eastmond@scripps.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, chemistry, structural biology, biochemistry, biology
REU Site: Scripps’ Structure and Function Summer Institute (SFSI)Abstract of Award
University of California, Santa Barbara
REU Site: Summer Research in Physics and Astronomy at UC Santa Barbara
Department of Physics
Santa Barbara, California
Primary: Dr. Sathya Guruswamy
(805) 893-5204
sathya.guruswamy@ccs.ucsb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy/Astrophysics, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Biophysics/Physics of Living Systems, Condensed Matter Physics, Gravity, Elementary Particle Physics
REU Site: Summer Research in Physics and Astronomy at UC Santa BarbaraAbstract of Award
Berkeley, California
Primary: John F Canny
(510) 642-7750
jfc@cs.berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, biosystems, human-computer interaction, operating systems and networking, energy,security,database management
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Program in Engineering Research at Berkeley-Responsible Artificial Intelligence (SUPERB-RAI)Abstract of Award
San Francisco State University
REU Site: Sustainable Groundwater Resources
San Francisco, California
Primary: Dr. Leora Nanus
lnanus@sfsu.edu
California State University San Marcos
REU Site: The Plasticity of Cells, Organisms, and Communities
Biological Sciences
San Marcos, California
Primary: Betsy Read
(760) 750-4129
bread@csusm.edu
Secondary: Carlos Luna Lopez
(760) 750-8245
clunalopez@csusm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, molecular biology, genomics, cell biology, physiology, cellular plasticity, organismal plasticity, community plasticity, adaptation
REU Site: The Plasticity of Cells, Organisms, and CommunitiesAbstract of Award
San Francisco, California
Primary: Lauren Esposito
(415) 379-5328
lesposito@calacademy.org
Secondary: Rebecca Johnson
(415) 379-5252
rjohnson@calacademy.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, systematics, museum, natural history, phylogenetics, entomology, anthropolgy, arachnology, ichthyology, herpetology, botany, ornithology, virology
Comments: Coordinator: Christina Cordova, ssi-bi@calacademy.org
REU Site: The Summer Systematics Institute: training the next generation of scientists for the field, the lab, and sharing their science with the worldAbstract of Award
University of California, Davis
REU Site: UC Davis Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics
Davis, California
Primary: Dr. Rena Zieve
(530) 574-8874
reu@london.ucdavis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Biological Physics, Complex Systems, Nuclear Physics, High Energy Physics and Astrophysics
REU Site: UC Davis Physics and AstronomyAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
California Polytechnic University, Pomona
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in Big Data Security and Privacy
Computer Science
Pomona, California
Primary: Tingting Chen
(909) 869-4842
tingtingchen@cpp.edu
Secondary: Mohammad I Husain
mihusain@cpp.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Security,Big Data, Homomorphic Encryption, deep learning, adversarial attacks, deep network classification, parallel algorithms, Cyber Anomaly Detection, natural language processing
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in Big Data Security and PrivacyAbstract of Award
Orange, California
Primary: Dr. Christopher S. Kim
(714) 628-7363
cskim@chapman.edu
University of Southern California
The Face and Mind of Artificial Intelligence
Institute for Creative Technologies
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Ron Artstein
(310) 448-0313
artstein@ict.usc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Dialogue, Affective Computing, Intelligent Human Perception, Cognitive Architecture, Learning Sciences, Intelligent Tutoring, Computer Vision and Graphics
The Face and Mind of Artificial IntelligenceAbstract of Award
University of California-Berkeley
Transfer-to-Excellence (TTE) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site
Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science (E35)
Berkeley, California
Primary: Nicole McIntyre
nicolemcintyre@berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Community college, electronics, engineering, biology, genomics, electrical engineering, material science
Transfer-to-Excellence (TTE) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) SiteAbstract of Award
University of California, Irvine
UCI Chemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (Chem-SURF)
Department of Chemistry
Irvine, California
Primary: Sergey Nizkorodov
(949) 824-1262
nizkorod@uci.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Types of Chemistry (Analytical,Atmospheric,Computational,Inorganic Nuclear,Organic,Organometallic,Physical,Polymers,Synthetic,Theoretical)
UCI Chemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (Chem-SURF)Abstract of Award
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California Santa Barbara's Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Ocean Biology
Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology
Santa Barbara, California
Primary: Dr. Gretchen Hofmann
(805) 893-6175
gretchen.hofmann@lifesci.ucsb.ed
University of Southern California
USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies: Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability
Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies
Catalina Island, California
Primary: Dr. John Heidelberg
wies-reu@usc.edu
Secondary: Diane Kim
(213) 740-8776
dianekim@usc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine science; biological, chemical, geological and physical oceanography; coastal ocean health, microbial ecology, food web dynamics, harmful algal blooms, population ecology, metagenomics
Comments: The application website opens in January and applications are due in mid-February.
USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies: Coastal Ocean Systems and SustainabilityAbstract of Award
Colorado State University
Airborne Connections: From Emission Source to Impact to Solution
Mechanical Engineering +
Fort Collins, Colorado
Primary: Amanda Lager-Gleason
(970) 491-0924
amanda.lager_gleason@colostate.edu
Secondary: Tami Bond
(970) 491-4105
Tami.Bond@colostate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Emissions, Air Quality, Sensors, Robotics, Health Impacts, Climate Impacts, Indoor Environment
Comments: This multidisciplinary site is open to both engineering and non-engineering majors, and emphasizes connections among projects and societal relevance.
Airborne Connections: From Emission Source to Impact to SolutionAbstract of Award
Fort Collins, Colorado
Primary: Dr. Melissa Burt
(970) 491-8706
Melissa.Burt@colostate.edu
Secondary: Dr. Charlotte DeMott
(970) 492-4201
Charlotte.DeMott@colostate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: : atmospheric science, atmospheric chemistry, climate science, earth system science, climate modeling, climate change, machine learning
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Earth System Science at Colorado State UniversityAbstract of Award
Fort Collins, Colorado
Primary: Matt Shores
(970) 491-7235
CHEM_REU@mail.colostate.edu
Secondary: James Neilson
(970) 491-2958
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials chemistry, atmospheric and environmental chemistry, polymer chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, chemical biology
Golden, Colorado
Primary: Dr. Reza Hedayat
(303) 273-3401
hedayat@mines.edu
Secondary: Dr. Gabriel Walton
(303) 384-2235
gwalton@mines.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Civil Engineering, Geological Engineering, Mining Engineering, Infrastructure Materials, Resilience and Sustainability, Data Analytics, Remote Sensing, Underground Infrastructure, Transportation
Comments: This collaborative REU site award to Colorado School of Mines, located in Golden, CO, Lehigh University, located in Bethlehem, PA, and California State University, Los Angeles, located in Los Angeles, CA focuses on Underground Infrastructure and hosts four students in each university per year.
REU site: Collaborative Research: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Underground InfrastructureAbstract of Award
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
REU Site: Deep Learning: Theory, Concepts and Applications
Colorado
Primary: Jugal Kalita
jkalita@uccs.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: deep learning, machine learning, natural language processing, bioinformatics, computational medicine, computer vision
REU Site: Deep Learning: Theory, Concepts and ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Durango, Colorado
Primary: Megan Paciaroni
(970) 274-6753
MePaciaroni@fortlewis.edu
Secondary: Marnie S. Clay
(970) 247-7071
msclay@fortlewis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: undergraduate research, mentoring, energy, propulsion, combustion, laser diagnostics, nuclear reactors, molecular energy transfer, liquid phase molecular dynamics, environment, ecology
REU Site: Enriching the Undergraduate Research Experience for Native American StudentsAbstract of Award
Colorado State University
REU Site: Extreme Ultraviolet Laser Science and Technology
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Fort Collins, Colorado
Primary: Jorge Rocca
(970) 491-8371
jorge.rocca@colostate.edu
Secondary: Steve Leone
(510) 643-5467
srl@berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Extreme UV soft x-rays,x-ray sources,ultrafast and high power lasers,nanoscale imaging,chemical and solid state carrier dynamics,four wave mixing,laser created plasmas,intense laser matter interaction
Comments: Internships available at both Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO and at the University of California at Berkeley in Berkeley, CA. Applications for Summer 2020 internships will be accepted beginning 15 December 2019.
REU Site: Extreme Ultraviolet Laser Science and TechnologyAbstract of Award
University of Colorado, Boulder
REU Site: Physics/JILA
Department of Physics
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Marga Powell
(303) 492-3846
reuphys@colorado.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Condensed Matter Physics
Comments: Ethics, electronics and machining classes
REU Site: Physics/JILAAbstract of Award
Colorado State University
REU Site: Program in Molecular Biosciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Fort Collins, Colorado
Primary: Paul J Laybourn
(970) 491-5100
Paul.Laybourn@ColoState.edu
Secondary: Lubna Tahtamouni
(970) 491-5531
lubna.tahtamouni@colostate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, cell biology, molecular biology, microbiology, biophysics, structural biology, neurobiology, nutrition, physiology, developmental biology, genetics, marine biology, bioinformatics
Comments: Program Coordinator: Timothy DavidDepartment of Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyEmail: Timothy.David@colostate.eduPhone: (970) 491-4909
REU Site: Program in Molecular BiosciencesAbstract of Award
University of Colorado Boulder
REU Site: Research Experience for Community College Students (RECCS) in the Geosciences
Cooperative Institute of Research in Environmental Science (CIRES)
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Dr. Anne Gold
(303) 735-5514
anne.u.gold@colorado.edu
Crested Butte, Colorado
Primary: Ian Billick
(970) 349-7231
director@rmbl.org
Secondary: Jennifer Reithel
(970) 349-1288
sd@rmbl.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecology, evolutionary biology
Comments: For questions about the program, contact Dr. Jennifer Reithel, sd@rmbl.org
REU Site: Research Training in Place-Based Field ResearchAbstract of Award
University of Colorado Boulder
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar Alliance
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Daniel Baker
(303) 885-8689
snow@lasp.colorado.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: solar physics, space physics
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
University of Colorado at Boulder
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar Alliance
Lab for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Wendy Carande
(303) 735-6862
Wendy.Carande@lasp.colorado.edu
Secondary: Dr. Daniel N Baker
(303) 492-4509
Daniel.Baker@lasp.colorado.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: solar physics, space physics, climate science, magnetosphere, heliosphere, upper atmosphere, Sun-Earth system, space weather
Comments: Participating institutions include NCAR High Altitude Observatory, NOAA Space Environment Center (both in Boulder, CO), and Center for Integrated Space Weather Modeling (Boston, MA)
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar AllianceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Denver (Colorado Seminary)
REU Site: Summer Engineering Research Experiences in Power and Energy Systems for Smart Cities
Electrical and Computer Engineering / Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Scienc
Denver, Colorado
Primary: David Wenzhong Gao, PhD
(303) 871-3570
Wenzhong.Gao@du.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Power System Resiliency, Transportation Electrification, Energy Economy, Community Microgrids, Data Analytics, Renewable Energy, Smart Grid, Power Systems, Energy Systems, Smart Cities
REU Site: Summer Engineering Research Experiences in Power and Energy Systems for Smart CitiesAbstract of Award
Golden, Colorado
Primary: Eric Toberer
(303) 273-3171
etoberer@mines.edu
Secondary: Mohsen Asle Zaeem
zaeem@mines.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Modeling, Machine Learning, Materials Informatics, Additive Manufacturing, Renewable Energy Materials
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Integrating Computation and Experiment to Create Revolutionary Materials (ICECRM)Abstract of Award
University of Connecticut
Mathematics REU at UConn.
Mathematics
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Luke Rogers
(860) 486-3923
uconnmathreu@gmail.com
Secondary: Alexander Teplyaev
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics (theoretical/applied/computational/education).
Comments: Renewal of 1262929/1659643
Mathematics REU at UConn.Abstract of Award
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Alexandra Hain
(860) 486-5023
alexandra.hain@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: artificial intelligence, storm damage prediction, machine learning, damage assessment of bridges, aging water, power, or transportation infrastructure
Research Experience for Neurodiverse Students: Transforming the Nation's Aging Infrastructure by Advancing Radical SolutionsAbstract of Award
Mystic, Connecticut
Primary: Tracy Romano
(860) 572-5955
tromano@mysticaquarium.org
Secondary: Michael Finiguerra
(860) 405-9082
michael.finiguerra@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, marine biology, marine science, animal physiology, ecology, animal behavior, immunology, cell biology
Comments: Contact: Michael Finiguerra (michael.finiguerra@uconn.edu)
REU Site Mystic Aquarium: Collaborative Research: Plankton to Whales: Consequences of Global Change within Marine EcosystemsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Michael Finiguerra
(860) 405-9082
michael.finiguerra@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, marine biology, marine science, animal physiology, ecology, animal behavior, immunology, cell biology
Comments: Contact: Michael Finiguerra (michael.finiguerra@uconn.edu)
REU Site Mystic Aquarium: Collaborative Research: Plankton to Whales: Consequences of Global Change within Marine EcosystemsAbstract of Award
Yale University
REU Site: The SUMRY REU at Yale University
Department of Mathematics
New Haven, Connecticut
Primary: Amy Davis
(203) 432-7058
Amy.Davis@yale.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Math and statistics; algebra, analysis, applied analysis, combinatorics, data rep, discrete math, geometry, homogeneous dynamics, knot theory, math physics, number theory, probability, topology
REU Site: The SUMRY REU at Yale UniversityAbstract of Award
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: José Gascón
(860) 486-0591
jose.gascon@uconn.edu
Secondary: Alfredo Angeles-Bosa
(860) 486-6718
alfredo.angeles-boza@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Inorganic, Organic, Materials, Analytical, Physical, Computational Chemistry
REU Site: Chemistry at the University of ConnecticutAbstract of Award
University of Connecticut
REU Site: Entrepreneurial Research Experience for Undergraduates
School of Engineering
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Daniel D. Burkey
(860) 486-5466
e-reu@uconn.edu
Secondary: Tracy Maheu
(860) 486-5466
e-reu@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: entrepreneurship, intellectual property, multisciplinary, business plan, idea generation, engineering, technology
REU Site: Entrepreneurial Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Arash Esmaili Zaghi
(860) 486-2468
zaghi@engr.uconn.edu
Secondary: Mohammad Techranipoor
(860) 486-3471
tehrani@engr.unconn.edu
University of Connecticut
REU Site: Research Experiences in Physiology and Neurobiology at UCONN
Physiology and Neurobiology
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Xinnian Chen
(860) 486-6169
xinnian.chen@uconn.edu
Secondary: Anastasios Tzingounis
(860) 486-7916
anastasios.tzingounis@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, physiology, developmental neurobiology, respiratory physiology, synaptic plasticity, neural circuits, molecular and cell biology, bioinformatics, computational biology
REU Site: Research Experiences in Physiology and Neurobiology at UCONNAbstract of Award
Yale University
REU Site: Research training in biomedical sciences and engineering
Physical and Engineering Biology
New Haven, Connecticut
Primary: Corey O'Hern
(203) 432-4258
corey.ohern@yale.edu
Secondary: Dorottya Noble
(203) 432-2751
dorottya.noble@yale.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biomedical, bioengineering, interdisciplinary, convergent, quantitative, systems biology, data science, biomechanics
Comments: Best contact is the Co-PI
REU Site: Research training in biomedical sciences and engineeringAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Connecticut
Trustable Embedded Systems Security Research
Computer Science & Engineering Department, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Omer Khan
(860) 486-2192
khan@uconn.edu
Secondary: Bing Wang
(860) 486-0582
bing@uconn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Secure Quantum Crypto; Internet Routing; Communications; Mobile Healthcare; Voting, Neuromorphic and Anti-tamper Systems; Embedded Processors; Authenticated Hardware; System Vulnerability Analysis
Trustable Embedded Systems Security ResearchAbstract of Award
Newark, Delaware
Primary: Jill Higginson
(302) 831-6622
higginson@udel.edu
Secondary: Xin Lu
(302) 831-3581
xlu@udel.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biomechanical engineering, osteoarthritis, quantitative analysis, computational skills, physical therapy, connective tissue biomechanics, cellular mechanobiology, molecular transport,rehabilitation
Dare to BE FIRST - Biomechanical Engineering Foundations in Impactful Research, Science & TechnologyAbstract of Award
Newark, Delaware
Primary: Dr. Kim Bothi
kbothi@udel.edu
Secondary: Prof. LaShanda Korley
lkorley@udel.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Research Science and Engineering; Biomaterials; Polymers; Soft materials; Nanostructures and nanoparticles; Photonics, Lasers, and Quantum Optics; Magnetics and spintronics
Comments: Part of the University of Delaware Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) Interdisciplinary Materials Research REUAbstract of Award
University of Delaware
Science & Engineering Leadership Initiative
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Newark, Delaware
Primary: Professor Sharon RozovskyPhone
(302) 831-7028
rozovsky@udel.edu
Secondary: Professor Karl S. Booksh
(302) 831-7028
kbooksh@udel.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Disability, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, structural Biology, Biophysics, and Disabilities
Science & Engineering Leadership InitiativeAbstract of Award
University of Delaware
University of Delaware, Summer Intern Program
Graduate College of Marine Studies
Lewes, Delaware
Primary: Dr. Joanna York
(302) 645-4275
jyork@udel.edu
Secondary: Ms. Luci Angeline
(302) 645-4279
lucic@udel.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: oceanography, marine science, biology, chemistry, physics, ecology,coastal studies, geology, engineering, mathematics, biochemistry
Comments: The application website opens in December with applications due in early February.
University of Delaware, Summer Intern ProgramAbstract of Award
Gallaudet University
Accessible Information and Communications Technology (AICT)
Department of Science, Technology, and Mathematics
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Raja Kushalnagar
(202) 750-2458
raja.kushalnagar@gallaudet.edu
Secondary: Christian Vogler
(202) 250-2795
christian.vogler@gallaudet.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Accessible computing, human-computer interaction, multimodal interaction, automatic-speech-recognition, automatic-sign-recognition
Accessible Information and Communications Technology (AICT)Abstract of Award
Washington DC, District Of Columbia
Primary: Stephen Boyes
(202) 994-5663
sboyes@gwu.edu
Secondary: Adelina Voutchkova-Kostal
(202) 994-6477
avoutchkova@gwu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Green Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Sustainability, Science Policy, Organic, Polymer Chemistry, Physical, Analytical, Inorganic, Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Computational
Advancing Chemistry Research by Integrating Green Chemistry and Science PolicyAbstract of Award
District Of Columbia
Primary: David Braun
(908) 251-4523
drbraun76@gmail.com
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Steven Meyers, Ph.D.
(202) 872-6365
s_meyers@acs.org
Research Topics/Keywords: chemical and materials science
Comments: Students will conduct research in Germany, Italy, Singapore, or the United Kingdom for 10-12 weeks under the guidance of faculty and graduate students
iREU Site: Building Networks for U.S. and International Materials Science Undergraduates in Germany, Italy, Singapore, and the United KingdomAbstract of Award
Cofunded: International Science and Engineering
Howard University
REU Site in Physics at Howard University
Deaprtment of Physics
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Dr. Prabhakar Misra
(202) 806-6251
pmisra@howard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optics and Laser Spectroscopy
REU Site in Physics at Howard UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research, Education and Human Resources
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Prof. Jeffrey Urbach
(202) 687-6594
Jeffrey.Urbach@georgetown.edu
Secondary: Prof. Amy Liu
(202) 687-6583
Amy.Liu@georgetown.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: experimental, computational, and theoretical nanoscale physics, soft matter physics, device physics, biophysics, quantum computation, physics education
REU Site: Georgetown University REU for Materials PhysicsAbstract of Award
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
REU Site: IRIS Undergraduate Summer Research in Seismology
District Of Columbia
Primary: Dr. John Taber
(202) 407-7002
taber@iris.edu
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Rachel Levy
(202) 387-5200
levy@maa.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Graph theory, climate modeling, mathematical biology, chaotic dynamical systems, knot theory, ordinary differential equations, and partial differential equations
Comments: Renewal of NSF Award Number 1652506
REU Site: National Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program in the Mathematical SciencesAbstract of Award
Catholic University
REU Site: Physics Research in the Nation's Capital
Department of Physics
Washington, DC, District Of Columbia
Primary: Dr. Tanja Horn
(202) 319-5326
hornt@cua.edu
Secondary: Dr. I.L. Pegg
(202) 319-6700
ianp@vsl.cua.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear and Particle Physics experiment and theory, detectors in Nuclear and Particle Physics and Materials Science
REU Site: Physics Research in the Nation's CapitalAbstract of Award
American University
REU Sites: Summer Program Advancing Techniques in the Applied Learning of Statistics (SPATIAL-Stats)
Washington, District Of Columbia
Primary: Monica Jackson
monica@american.edu
Secondary: William Howell
University of Florida/Université L. Pasteur, Université Pierre and Marie Curie, Université Paul Saba
i-REU Site: The US/France REU Exchange Site in Chemistry: Forming Global Scientists for the 21st Century
Chemistry
Strasbourg, Paris, Toulouse, Florida
Primary: Valeria D. Kleiman
(352) 392-4656
reu@chem.ufl.edu
Secondary: Adrian Roitberg
(352) 392-6972
roitberg@ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry (all areas), international, France
Comments: Additional Primary Contact Information: Name: Valeria D. Kleiman Email: kleiman@ufl.edu
i-REU Site: The US/France REU Exchange Site in Chemistry: Forming Global Scientists for the 21st CenturyAbstract of Award
University of Florida
International REU Site for Gravitational Physics
Department of Physics
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Dr. Paul Fulda
(352) 392-1444
paulfulda@ufl.edu
Secondary: Dr. Peter Wass
(352) 392-6746
pwass@ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Physics
Comments: International collaborators with Hannover, Paris, Japan, Italy, Australia and UK
International REU Site for Gravitational PhysicsAbstract of Award
Tallahassee, Florida
Primary: Dr. Kawana Johnson
(850) 645-0033
kjohnson@magnet.fsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials and phenomena at high magnetic fields
National High Magnetic Field LaboratoryAbstract of Award
University of Central Florida
Research Experiences in the Internet of Things
Computer Science Department
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Damla Turgut
(407) 823-6171
turgut@cs.ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet of Things, sensors and actuators, smart grids, smart home, smart healthcare, AR/VR, machine learning, artificial intelligence
Research Experiences in the Internet of ThingsAbstract of Award
University of Central Florida
Research for Undergraduates in Computer Vision
Center for Research in Computer Vision
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Mubarak Shah
(407) 823-5077
shah@crcv.ucf.edu
Secondary: Niels Lobo
(407) 823-2873
niels@eecs.ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Convolutional Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Facial Recognition, Medical AI, Cancer Detection, Autonomous Vehicles, Explainable AI
Research for Undergraduates in Computer VisionAbstract of Award
Mote Marine Laboratory
REU at Mote Marine Lab
Sarasota, Florida
Primary: Dr. Cathy Walsh
(941) 388-4441
cjwalsh@mote.org
Secondary: Emily Hall
(941) 388-4441
emily8@mote.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Marine biology, harmful algal blooms, ocean sciences, coastal studies
Comments: The application website opens in January and applications are due mid-February.
REU at Mote Marine LabAbstract of Award
University of North Florida
REU in Coastal Biology
Department of Biology
Jacksonville, Florida
Primary: Dr. Matt Gilg
(904) 620-1949
mgilg@unf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine biology, coastal ecology, genetics, fish ecology, marine mammals,salt marsh, seagrass, invasive species
Comments: Freshmen and Sophomore-level students encouraged to apply; Application website opens in late January with application deadlines in March.
REU in Coastal BiologyAbstract of Award
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Dr. Desika Narayanan
(352) 694-1865
reu@astro.ufl.edu
Secondary: Dr. Paul Torrey
(352) 294-1846
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Planetary Sciences, Data Science, Computational Astrophysics
REU Program in Computational and Data Intensive AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Ali P. Gordon
(407) 823-4986
ali@ucf.edu
Secondary: Jeffrey L. Kauffman
(407) 823-0370
JLKauffman@ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Multidisciplinary,Space,Launch,Fleet Management,Mars,Advanced Propellent,Mach 5,Combined Extreme Environments,Fluid-Structure Interaction,Additive Mfg.,Flame Diagnostics,Turbomachinery, Aerodynamics
Comments: This site is supported by the Department of Defense in partnership with the NSF REU program.
REU Site: Advanced Technologies for HYpersonic, Propulsive, Energetic and Reusable Platforms (HYPER)Abstract of Award
Miami, Florida
Primary: Svetlana Roudenko
(305) 348-2201
sroudenko@fiu.edu
Secondary: Stephen Tennenbaum
(305) 348-2201
stennenb@fiu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Applied Mathematics
Comments: Contact for applicants: Dr. Stephen Tennenbaum
REU Site: Applied Math Research Program for Undergraduates at FIU (AMRPU)Abstract of Award
Tampa, Florida
Primary: Prof. David Rabson
(813) 974-1207
davidra@ewald.cas.usf.edu
Secondary: Prof. Humberto Gutierrez
humberto3@usf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: condensed-matter and materials physics, biophysics/biomedical physics, AMO (atomic, molecular, and optical) physics, applied physics
Comments: REU focusing on applied areas of physics. Experimental, theoretical, and computational research. Valuable experience for anyone thinking of grad school or employment. Features field trip to the NASA Kennedy Space Center Swamp Works.
REU Site: Applied Physics at the University of South FloridaAbstract of Award
Florida International Umiversity
REU SITE: ASSET: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Advanced Secured Sensor Enabling Technologies
School of Computing and Information Sciences
MIami, Florida
Primary: Niki Pissinou
pissinou@fiu.edu
Secondary: Sitharama Iyenga
Research Topics/Keywords: mobile health, vehicle platooning, cybersecurity, crowd-sensing, data analytics, privacy-preserving blockchain, augmented reality, mobile sensor networks, crowdsourcing
REU SITE: ASSET: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Advanced Secured Sensor Enabling TechnologiesAbstract of Award
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Professor Selman Hershfield
(352) 392-9387
selman@phys.ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Science, Magnetism, Superconductivity, Biophysics, Computer Simulations
REU Site: Condensed Matter Physics and Applied MaterialsAbstract of Award
University of Central Florida
REU Site: Conservation, Restoration and Communication
Biology
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Linda Walters
(407) 823-2148
linda.walters@ucf.edu
Secondary: Kate Mansfield
(407) 823-4432
kate.mansfield@ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, biodiversity, conservation, restoration, communication, ecology, evolution, vertebrates, invertebrates, plants, endangered species, invasive species, animal behavior, animal tracking
Comments: UCF REU Coordinator: Darya Farsinejad, email: darya.farsinejad@ucf.edu, phone: 407-823-1797
REU Site: Conservation, Restoration and CommunicationAbstract of Award
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Andre Gesquiere
(407) 454-1317
andre@ucf.edu
Secondary: Sudipta Seal
(407) 823-5277
Sudipta.Seal@ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Biotechnology, Nanoscience and technology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Nanomedicine, Biophotonics, Sensors, Therapeutics
REU Site: Engineering and Nanoscience of Materials and Device Applications in Biotechnology and MedicineAbstract of Award
University of Florida
REU Site: Engineering for Healthcare
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Douglas Spearot
(352) 392-6747
REUEngineeringforhealthcare@mae.ufl.edu
Secondary: Malisa Sarntinoranont
(352) 392-8404
REUEngineeringforhealthcare@mae.ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Surface engineering, Biofluids and Biotransport, Thin films, Biomedical photonics, Rehabilitative Engineering, Biomechanics, Mechanobiology, Soft Tissue Mechanics, Hydrogels
REU Site: Engineering for HealthcareAbstract of Award
University of Florida
REU Site: Marine Biodiversity: lessons from molecules, development and behavior
Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience
Saint Augustine, Florida
Primary: Joseph Ryan
(904) 201-8426
joseph.ryan@whitney.ufl.edu
Secondary: Elaine Seaver
(904) 201-8449
seaver@whitney.ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, evolution, marine biology, neurobiology, embryology, genomics, coastal ecology, biomechanics, locomotion, molecular biology, biogeochemistry
Comments: Coordinator: Brenda Cannaliato (brenda@whitney.ufl.edu)
REU Site: Marine Biodiversity: lessons from molecules, development and behaviorAbstract of Award
Florida Atlantic University
REU Site: proposed Summer Integrated Neuroscience Experience (SINE) in Jupiter
Department of Biological Sciences
Jupiter, Florida
Primary: Rodney Murphey
(561) 297-0384
rmurphey@fau.edu
Secondary: Bethany Stanhope
bstanhope@fau.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neuroscience, neurobiology, behavior, physiologic, genetics, plasticity
REU Site: proposed Summer Integrated Neuroscience Experience (SINE) in JupiterAbstract of Award
Florida
Primary: Steven Whitfield
(305) 251-0400
steven.whitfield@miamidade.gov
Secondary: Elizabeth Anderson
(305) 348-0146
epanders@fiu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Conservation Biology, Ecology, Environmental Education
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Conservation Science at Zoo MiamiAbstract of Award
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Carlos Rinaldi
(352) 392-0881
reu@che.ufl.edu
Secondary: Emily Lopez
(352) 392-0881
admin@che.ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Catalysis, reaction engineering, nanomanufacturing, nanoscale engineering, complex flows, interfacial phenomena, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Chemical Engineering at the University of FloridaAbstract of Award
Daytona Beach, Florida
Primary: Mihhail Berezovski
(386) 226-6297
berezovm@erau.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Industrial Mathematics, Data Science
REU Site: Research Projects in Data-Enabled Industrial MathematicsAbstract of Award
Tampa, Florida
Primary: Venkat Bhethanabotla
(813) 974-3041
bhethana@usf.edu
Secondary: John Kuhn
(813) 974-6498
jnkuhn@usf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: functional materials, manufacturing, nanomaterials, composites, sensors, materials science, materials engineering
REU Site: REU in Functional Materials and Manufacturing at University of South FloridaAbstract of Award
University of Florida
REU Site: Secure, Accessible, and Sustainable Transportation
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Sandip Roy
(352) 392-1605
sandip@ece.ufl.edu
Secondary: Wanli Xing
(352) 273-3259
Wanli.xing@ece.ufl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: transportation, security, accessibility, sustainability.
REU Site: Secure, Accessible, and Sustainable TransportationAbstract of Award
Florida International University
REU Site: Security of Smart Things
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Miami, Florida
Primary: Kemel Akkaya
(305) 348-2494
Kakkaya@fiu.edu
Secondary: A. Selcuk Uluagac
suluagac@fiu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: smart devices, wearable technologies,cyber-physical systems, Internet of things, cybersecurity,blockchain,drones, hardware,communications,5G
REU Site: Security of Smart ThingsAbstract of Award
Florida Institute of Technology
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to Geoscience
Department of Mathematical Sciences and Ocean Engineering & Marine Sciences
Melbourne, Florida
Primary: Dr. Nezamoddin N. Kachouie
(321) 674-7485
nezamoddin@fit.edu
Secondary: Dr. Steven Lazarus
(321) 394-2160
slazarus@fit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Statistical Models, Geoscience
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to GeoscienceAbstract of Award
Florida Institute of Technology
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to Geoscience
Department of Mathematical Sciences and Ocean Engineering & Marine Sciences
Melbourne, Florida
Primary: Nezamoddin N. Kachouie
(321) 674-7485
nezamoddin@fit.edu
Secondary: Steven Lazarus
(321) 394-2161
slazarus@fit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Statistical Models, Geoscience
REU Site: Statistical Models with Applications to GeoscienceAbstract of Award
The Scripps Research Institute
REU Site: SURFing the Interface between Chemistry and Biology
Chemistry, Immunology and Microbiology, Molecular Medicine, Neuroscience, Integrative Structural and
Jupiter, Florida
Primary: Katrin Karbstein
(561) 228-3210
kkarbst@scripps.edu
Secondary: Rosie Albarran-Zeckler
(561) 228-2994
RZeckler@scripps.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biochemistry, chemistry, biology
Comments: Rosie Albarran-Zeckler, RZeckler@scripps.edu
REU Site: SURFing the Interface between Chemistry and BiologyAbstract of Award
Tallahassee, Florida
Primary: Ramesh Katam
(850) 561-2750
ramesh.katam@famu.edu
Secondary: Virginia Gottschalk
(850) 561-2750
virginia.gottschalk@famu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences: Genomics, Proteomics, Bioinformatics
Comments: Ramesh Katam at ramesh.katam@famu.edu
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experience in Genomics, Proteomics, Metabolomics, and Data ScienceAbstract of Award
Miami, Florida
Primary: Todd Crowl
(305) 348-1666
tcrowl@fiu.edu
Secondary: Rita Teutonico
(305) 348-2719
rteutoni@fiu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecosystem, ecology, water quality, environment, Everglades, coral reef, aquatic chemistry, coastal, biogoechemistry, CREST, LTER
Comments: CoastalREU@fiu.edu
REU Site: Understanding Coastal Ecosystems – From the Everglades to the Coral ReefsAbstract of Award
Florida
Primary: Dr. Philip van Beynen
vanbeyne@usf.edu
Secondary: Dr. Jennifer Collins
collinsjm@usf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental sciences, environmental engineering, hydrology, pollution, hydrological modelling, sustainability, water, urban
REU Site: Water sustainability in the urban environment: Improving the sustainable use of water through interdisciplinary researchAbstract of Award
University of Miami
Scientific Computing for Structure in Big or Complex Datasets
Department of Computer Science
Miami, Florida
Primary: Burton Rosenberg
(305) 284-2141
burt@cs.miami.edu
Secondary: Julie Garcia
(305) 284-2268
secretary@cs.miami.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational chemistry, computational neuroscience and brain science, visualization of ensemble data, GPU enabled cryptography, neural networks in visual processing modeling human social behavior
Scientific Computing for Structure in Big or Complex DatasetsAbstract of Award
Florida State University
Sunshine Institute for the Interaction of Light with Matter
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Tallahassee, Florida
Primary: Edwin F. Hilinski
(850) 645-0651
reu@chem.fsu.edu
Secondary: Michael Shatruk
(850) 645-0651
reu@chem.fsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: photochemistry, spectroscopy, energy conversion, solar energy, organic synthesis, physical chemistry, materials, photodynamic processes, students with limited research opportunities, veterans
Sunshine Institute for the Interaction of Light with MatterAbstract of Award
University of Central Florida
wireless networking, computer vision, and data analytics.
computer Science and Mathematics
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Mubarak Shah
(407) 823-5077
shah@eecs.ucf.edu
Secondary: Niels J da Vitoria Lobo
niels@eecs.ucf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: computer vision, image processing, image classification, neural networks, deep learning, convolutional neural networks, big data, networking, machine learning
wireless networking, computer vision, and data analytics.Abstract of Award
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Aaron Levine
aaron.levine@pubpolicy.gatech.edu
Secondary: Erin Bryant
(404) 894-2645
CMaT-REU@mail.gatech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: cell manufacturing, biomedical engineering, biosciences, biomanufacturing, therapeutic cells
Cell Manufacturing Technologies (CMaT) Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Kennesaw State University
Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at Kennesaw State University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Kennesaw, Georgia
Primary: Mark B. Mitchell
(470) 578-2048
mmitch52@kennesaw.edu
Secondary: Kimberly Linenberger
(470) 578-6278
klinenbe@kennesaw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Undergraduate, Research, CBSURE
Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at Kennesaw State UniversityAbstract of Award
Statesboro, Georgia
Primary: Karelle Aiken
(912) 478-5238
kaiken@georgiasouthern.edu
Secondary: Ria Ramoutar
(912) 478-5055
rramoutar@georgiasouthern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: multidisciplinary projects, professional development; research: biocomposites, drug design, drug delivery, chemosensors, nanomaterials, magnetic materials, molecular switches
CollaborativE Multidisciplinary Investigations Through Undergraduate Research Experiences (CEMITURE)Abstract of Award
Georgia State University
Developing Smart and Autonomous Internet-of-Things Systems
Department of Computer Science
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Ashwin Ashok
(404) 413-6657
aashok@gsu.edu
Secondary: Anu Bourgeois
(404) 413-5723
abourgeois@gsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, computer vision, robotics, mobile computing, sensor networks, visible light communication
Developing Smart and Autonomous Internet-of-Things SystemsAbstract of Award
Georgia Institute of Technology, NNCI Coordinating Office
National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (11 sites)
Georgia
Primary: Nancy Healy
(404) 385-4307
nancy.healy@ien.gatech.edu
Secondary: Leslie O'Neill
(404) 385-7203
leslie.oneill@ien.gatech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotechnology, nanoscale science and engineering
Comments: Eleven of the 16 sites of the NNCI have a summer REU program. The focus at each site varies but involves nanoscale science and engineering. The URL will take you to a central location where you can
Georgia State University
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Immersive Media Computing
Department of Computer Science and Creative Media Industries Institute
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Ying Zhu
(404) 413-5784
yzhu@gsu.edu
Secondary: Ying Zhu
(404) 413-5784
yzhu@gsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Augmented reality, virtual reality, computer vision, video communication and networking, GPU rendering, parallel computing, image processing
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Immersive Media ComputingAbstract of Award
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Daniel M. Crenshaw
(404) 413-6036
crenshaw@astro.gsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: galaxies, active galactic nuclei, stellar astrophysics, interferometry, exoplanets, solar physics, nuclear physics, cosmic rays, biophysics
REU in Astronomy & Physics: From the Largest to the Smallest Scales in the UniverseAbstract of Award
Georgia Institute of Technology
REU Site: Aquatic Chemical Ecology at Georgia Tech
Biology
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Ms. Benita Black
(404) 385-7137
REU.Coordinator@biosci.gatech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, chemistry, physics, ecology, molecular biology, geochemistry, bioinformatics, sensory biology, microbiology
Comments: The Online Application opens in December, and applications are due in mid-February.
REU Site: Aquatic Chemical Ecology at Georgia TechAbstract of Award
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Keith Oden
(404) 385-0418
keith.oden@cos.gatech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics
Comments: Ethics component.
REU Site: Broadening Participation in Undergraduate Research in Physics: A Multi-Institutional REU ProgramAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Athens, Georgia
Primary: Jonathan Arnold
(706) 542-1449
arnold@uga.edu
Secondary: David Logan
(404) 880-6830
dlogan@cau.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: genomics, computational biology, systems biology
Comments: contact arnold@uga.edu for questions
REU site: Genomics and Computational BiologyAbstract of Award
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Michael T. Lacey
(404) 894-9235
lacey@math.gatech.edu
Georgia
Primary: A. Nayena Blankson
(404) 270-5658
ablanks1@spelman.edu
Georgia Southern University
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Coastal Plain Science
Institute for Coastal Plain Science
Statesboro, Georgia
Primary: Jose C. Colon-Gaud
(912) 478-0053
jccolongaud@georgiasouthern.edu
Secondary: Daniel F. Gleason
(912) 478-5957
dgleason@georgiasouthern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biology, Bioscience, Coastal Plain Science, Geology and Geography, Ecology, Evolution, Physiology, Genetics, Systematics, Microbiology, Parasitology, Environmental Science
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Coastal Plain ScienceAbstract of Award
University of Georgia
REU Site: Molecular and Synthetic Microbiology
Microbiology
Athens, Georgia
Primary: Vincent Starai
(706) 542-5755
vjstarai@uga.edu
Secondary: Timothy Hoover
(706) 542-2675
trhoover@uga.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, microbiology, genomics, biochemistry, marine biology, ecology
Comments: Coordinator: Kimberly Brown; reumibo@uga.edu; 706-542-2045
REU Site: Molecular and Synthetic MicrobiologyAbstract of Award
University of Georgia
REU Site: Population Biology of Infectious Diseases
Odum School of Ecology
Athens, Georgia
Primary: John Drake
(706) 583-5539
jdrake@uga.edu
Secondary: Michael Strand
(706) 583-8237
mrstrand@uga.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, infectious disease, mathematics, ecology, modeling, biostatistics, epidemiology, evolutionary biology, vector biology, parasitology
REU Site: Population Biology of Infectious DiseasesAbstract of Award
Georgia Southern University Research and Service Foundation
REU Site: Propulsion, Aerodynamics, Materials and Controls of Aerial Vehicles
Mechanical Engineering
Statesboro, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Valentin Soloiu, Professor
(912) 478-2293
vsoloiu@georgiasouthern.edu
Secondary: Dr. Mosfequr Rahman, Assoc.-Professor
(912) 478-5004
mrahman@georgiasouthern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Blade-vortex interaction,Synthetic jets,Negative Temp.,Coefficient Region,Double Winglet Aerodyn.,Thermo-acoustic instabilities, Human-UAV interaction, Ballistic impact on anisotropic mtls
REU Site: Propulsion, Aerodynamics, Materials and Controls of Aerial VehiclesAbstract of Award
Georgia Institute of Technology
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)-Robotics
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Leyla Conrad
(404) 385-0439
leyla.conrad@ece.gatech.edu
Secondary: Prof. Ayanna Howard
(404) 385-6450
ah260@gatech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: robotics, interactive computing, biomechanics, bio robotics, assistive robotics, healthcare robotics
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)-RoboticsAbstract of Award
University of Georgia
REU Site: Undergraduate Biology Education Research Version 3 (UBERV3)
Athens, Georgia
Primary: Marguerite Brickman
brickman@uga.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Discipline-based education research, biology education research
REU Site: Undergraduate Biology Education Research Version 3 (UBERV3)Abstract of Award
University of Georgia
REU Site:Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Nanotechnology and Biomedicine
School of Electrical and Computer
Athens, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Leidong Mao
(706) 542-1871
mao@uga.edu
Secondary: Dr. Jonathan Arnold
(706) 542-1449
arnold@uga.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotechnology; biomedicine, interdisciplinary research; microfluidics;cancer; regenerative medicine; bioimaging; cell;microfabrication; microscopy
REU Site:Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Nanotechnology and BiomedicineAbstract of Award
Savannah State University
Savannah State University: Bridge to Research in Marine Science
Department of Natural Sciences
Savannah, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Tara Cox
(912) 358-4097
coxt@savannahstate.edu
Secondary: Dr. Christopher Hintz
(912) 358-4096
hintzc@savannahstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: coastal and ocean engineering, marine biology, ecology, invertebrates, fishes and microorganisms, Organic contaminant analyses
Comments: Focus on Freshmen and Sophomores and students with no prior research experience; Application website opens in January with applications due March 1.
Savannah State University: Bridge to Research in Marine ScienceAbstract of Award
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Suri S. Iyer
(404) 413-3606
siyer@gsu.edu
Secondary: Jeneille Grant
(404) 413-5526
jgrant9@gsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Diverse chemical areas, diagnostics, therapeutics, chemical biology, community colleges, primarily undergraduate institutions, Atlanta Metropolitian area.
Summer Research Experiences for Students from Community Colleges and Four Year Institutions at Georgia State UniversityAbstract of Award
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
REU Site: DNA-Based Discoveries in Hawaii's Biodiversity
Microbiology, Biology
Honolulu, Hawaii
Primary: Stephanie Kraft-Terry
(808) 956-0735
kraft2@hawaii.edu
Secondary: Peter Marko
(808) 956-6146
pmarko@hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, DNA, biodiversity, barcoding, metabarcoding, endemism, environmental DNA, speciation, genomics, bioinformatics, phylogenetics, coral reefs, climate change, invasive species
REU Site: DNA-Based Discoveries in Hawaii's BiodiversityAbstract of Award
University of Hawaii at Mānoa campus
REU Site: Earth Science on Volcanic Islands
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology
Honolulu, Hawaii
Primary: Lily Shao
(808) 956-4774
earthscience-reu@soest.hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Geology, geophysics, and (bio)geochemistry of volcanic islands
REU Site: Earth Science on Volcanic IslandsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
REU Site: Environmental Biology for Pacific Islanders
Pacific Biosciences Research Center
Honolulu, Hawaii
Primary: Matthew Medeiros
(808) 956-8187
mcmedeir@hawaii.edu
Secondary: Kiana Frank
(808) 539-7312
klfrank@hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Sustainability Science, Microbiome Science, Molecular Ecology, Marine Biology, Natural Resource Management, Community Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Coral Reef Ecology, Fisheries Sciences
REU Site: Environmental Biology for Pacific IslandersAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Hilo, Hawaii
Primary: Rebecca Ostertag
(808) 932-7573
ostertag@hawaii.edu
Secondary: Noelani Puniwai
(808) 284-2844
npuniwai@hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, biocultural, conservation, resource management, biology, ecology
Comments: Program Director: Sharon Ziegler-Chong, ziegler@hawaii.edu
REU Site: Kaʻao: Telling the Stories of Hawaiian EcosystemsAbstract of Award
University of Hawaii
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in DNA-based discoveries in Hawaii's Biodiversity
Microbiology, Biology
Honolulu, Hawaii
Primary: Stuart Donachie
(808) 956-5336
donachie@hawaii.edu
Secondary: Stephanie Kraft-Terry
(808) 956-0735
kraft2@hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, microbiology, genomics, bioinformatics
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in DNA-based discoveries in Hawaii's BiodiversityAbstract of Award
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
Honolulu, HI, Hawaii
Primary: Dr. Robert Jedicke
(808) 956-8080
reu@ifa.hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Planetary Science
Boise State University
Materials for Society
Idaho
Primary: Prof. Rick Ubic
(208) 426-2309
RickUbic@boisestate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Science, Magnetic Materials, Materials Modeling, Additive Manufacturing, Photovoltaics, Batteries, Ceramic Synthesis, Tissue Engineering
Materials for SocietyAbstract of Award
Boise, Idaho
Primary: Gaby Dagher
(208) 426-5782
fgabydagher@boisestate.edu
Secondary: Min Long
(208) 426-4262
mlong@boisestate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Blockchain technology, security, distribution, applications, finance, electronic voting, health information systems
REU Site: Blockchain Technology for a Secure Data and Communication FutureAbstract of Award
University of Iowa
REU Site: Computing for Health and Well-being
Computer Science
Iowa city, Idaho
Primary: Elizabeth Kleiman
(319) 467-1906
elizabeth-kleiman@uiowa.edu
Secondary: Octav Chipara
(319) 335-0713
octav-chipara@uiowa.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: health care, big data, electronic medical records, sensors mobility ,epidemiology, implants, models ,neurodiversity
REU Site: Computing for Health and Well-beingAbstract of Award
Moscow, Idaho
Primary: David Pfeiffer
(208) 885-4109
dpfeiffer@uidaho.edu
Secondary: Douglas Cole
(208) 885-4071
dcole@uidaho.edu
Boise State University
REU Site: Raptor Research
Raptor Research Center
Boise, Idaho
Primary: Jim Belthoff
(208) 426-4033
jbeltho@boisestate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, ecology, behavior, population biology, community ecology, wildlife management, anthropogenic impacts, parasitology, conservation, predator-prey dynamics.
REU Site: Raptor ResearchAbstract of Award
Illinois
Primary: Prof. Amir Mostafaei
(412) 320-0434
MS-REU@iit.edu
Secondary: Prof. Ali Khounsary
(312) 567-3576
Research Topics/Keywords: Material science, Synchrotron, X-ray techniques, X-ray optics, Manufacturing, Advanced materials, Tomography, Topography, Imaging, Spectroscopy, Scattering, Radiography.
Characterization of Materials Using Synchrotron and X-ray Based ToolsAbstract of Award
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Illinois MRSEC Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program
Urbana, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Pamela Pena Martin
(217) 300-6699
pmartin9@illinois.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Research topics/keywords: interdisciplinary; materials; physics; chemistry; engineering; metallic antiferromagnetic materials; 2D materials
Comments: Comments: Students will spend 10 weeks performing cutting-edge, interdisciplinary materials research at the Illinois MRSEC. Both experimental and computational projects are available.
Illinois MRSEC Research Experiences for Undergraduates ProgramAbstract of Award
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Eileen Sheu
(773) 834-9916
esheu@uchicago.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials dynamics; nanostructured materials; quantum materials
Comments: The MRSEC conducts a summer REU program.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
Evanston, Illinois
Primary: Professor Monica Olvera de la Cruz
(847) 491-3606
mrc@northwestern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: oxide ceramics;polymers; plasmonics and molecular electronics
Comments: The MRSEC conducts a summer REU program.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Daniela Raicu
(312) 362-5512
draicu@cti.depaul.edu
Secondary: Jacob Furst
(312) 362-5158
jfurst@cti.depaul.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Medical informatics, image processing, computer vision, artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, knowledge discovery
Medical Informatics Experiences (MedIX) in undergraduate researchAbstract of Award
Lisle, Illinois
Primary: Charles Cannon
(630) 725-2071
ccannon@mortonarb.org
Secondary: Silvia Alvarez-Clare
(630) 725-4892
salvarezclare@mortonarb.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, botany, trees, ecology, evolution, genetics, arboriculture, soils, roots, biodiversity
REU site at the Morton Arboretum: Integrated tree science in the AnthropoceneAbstract of Award
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
REU Site for Interdisciplinary Materials Research
Chemistry
Carbondale, Illinois
Primary: Boyd Goodson
(618) 453-7177
bgoodson@chem.siu.edu
Secondary: Saikat Talapatra
saikat@siu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials chemistry, nanomaterials, materials characterization, materials applications
REU Site for Interdisciplinary Materials ResearchAbstract of Award
University of Chicago
REU Site in Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology at the University of Chicago
Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Aaron Turkewitz
(773) 702-4374
apturkew@uchicago.edu
Secondary: Lucia B Rothman-Denes
(773) 702-1083
lbrd@uchicago.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, cell biology, developmental biology, molecular biology, plant biology, host-parasite, prokaryotic biology, computational biology, systems biology
Comments: coordinator: Catherine Will (cwill@bsd.uchicago.edu)
REU Site in Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology at the University of ChicagoAbstract of Award
Bedford Park, Illinois
Primary: Kathiravan Krishnamurthy
(708) 563-8272
kkrishn2@iit.edu
Secondary: Satish Parulekar
(312) 567-3044
parulekar@iit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: food safety, food engineering, nutrition, food science and technology
REU Site: An Interdisciplinary Research Experience for Undergraduates in Food Safety, Food Engineering, and NutritionAbstract of Award
Urbana, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Patrick Snyder
(217) 300-9957
psnyder@illinois.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Astrophysics, High-Energy Physics, Nuclear Physics and Computational Physics
REU Site: Applying the Tools of Physicians to Explore the Macroscopic, Microscopic and Quantum WorldsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Kenneth Voglesonger
K-Voglesonger@neiu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: groundwater extraction, chemistry and contamination, geophysics
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Water Resources and Quality in the Riviera Maya, MexicoAbstract of Award
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
REU Site: Frontiers in Biomedical Imaging
Department of Bioengineering
Urbana, Illinois
Primary: Andrew M. Smith
(217) 300-5638
smi@illinois.edu
Secondary: Marina Marjanovic
(217) 244-6221
marinam@illinois.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Bioengineering,medicine,microscopy,microscope,spectroscopy,tomography,molecule,cell,tissue,cancer,oncology,neuron,brain,analysis,diagnostics,diagnosis,simulation,clinical,conference
REU Site: Frontiers in Biomedical ImagingAbstract of Award
Northern Illinois University
REU Site: Integrated Experimental and Computational REU Site at Northern Illinois University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
DeKalb, Illinois
Primary: James R. Horn
(815) 753-8654
jrhorn@niu.edu
Secondary: Ralph A. Wheeler
rwheeler5@niu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Combined computational and experimental research; Training on advanced instrumentation; Enriched writing and speaking skills, Career development; Ethical behavior and safety training
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
REU Site: Phenotypic Plasticity Research Experience for Community College Students
Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
Urbana, Illinois
Primary: Nathan Schroeder
(217) 244-6128
nes@illinois.edu
Secondary: Britt Carlson
(217) 353-2132
ccarlson@parkland.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, evolution, adaptation, environment, genetics
Comments: Program Coordinator: Britt Carlson ccarlson@parkland.edu
REU Site: Phenotypic Plasticity Research Experience for Community College StudentsAbstract of Award
Champaign, Illinois
Primary: CBritt Carlson
(217) 353-2132
ccarlson@parkland.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, plasticity, genomics, genetics, cell biology
Comments: The primary institution of this project is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
REU Site: Phenotypic plasticity research experience for community college studentsAbstract of Award
Glencoe, Illinois
Primary: Norman Wickett
(847) 835-8280
nwickett@chicagobotanic.org
Secondary: Jeremie Fant
(847) 835-5969
jfant@chicagobotanic.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; agriculture; biodiversity; bioinformatics; botany; climate change; conservation; ecology; evolution; fungi; genetics; genomics; life sciences; paleobotany; plant biology; soil
Comments: coordinator: Hilary Noble - hnoble@chicagobotanic.org
REU Site: Plant Biology and Conservation Research Experiences for Undergraduates – From Genes to EcosystemsAbstract of Award
Evanston, Illinois
Primary: Tiffany Leighton Ozmina
(847) 491-5571
tiffany.ozmina@northwestern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics, biology, mathematical biology
Comments: - Principal Investigator: Rosemary Braun
REU Site: Quantitative Biology REU (QBREU) at Northwestern UniversityAbstract of Award
University of Chicago
REU Site: Summer Research Projects in Contemporary Physics
Department of Physics
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Professor Sidney Nagel
(773) 702-7190
srnagel@uchicago.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: AMO, High Energy, Cosmic-Ray and Astrophysics, General Relativity, Condensed Matter Physics, Non-linear Physics, Biophysics and Topological Physics
REU Site: Summer Research Projects in Contemporary PhysicsAbstract of Award
Evanston, Illinois
Primary: Danielle Tullman-Ercek
(847) 491-7043
ercek@northwestern.edu
Secondary: Gabriel Rocklin
(312) 503-4226
grocklin@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, synthetic biology, bioengineering, microbiology, biochemistry, metabolic engineering, applied mathematics
Comments: Contact synbreu@northwestern.edu for information
REU Site: Synthetic Biology at Northwestern: From Molecules to Society (SynBREU2.0)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Engineering
Urbana, IL, Illinois
Primary: Volodymyr Kindratenko
(217) 265-0209
kindrtnk@illinois.edu
Secondary: Olena Kindratenko
(217) 300-0247
kindrat2@illinois.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine Learning (ML), Open-Source Software and ML Models, Artificial Intelligence, ML Applications and Algorithms
REU Site: The future of discovery: training students to build and apply open source machine learning models and toolsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
De Kalb, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Jahred Adelman
(815) 753-1581
jahred.adelman@niu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Michael Eads
(815) 753-1581
meads@niu.edu
Northern Illinois University
REU Site: Water resources and quality in the Riviera Maya, Mexico
Dept. of Geology & Environ. Geosciences
DeKalb, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Melissa Lenczewski
(815) 753-7937
lenczewski@niu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Geosciences, Environmental Sciences
Comments: This REU site is in collaboration with Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) and Centro de Investigación Científica de Yucatán (CICY).
REU Site: Water resources and quality in the Riviera Maya, MexicoAbstract of Award
Lewis and Clark Community College
REU Site: Wetland science in the modern world
Alton, Illinois
Primary: Anthony Dell
(618) 468-2837
adell@lc.edu
Secondary: Jason Knouft
(314) 977-7654
jason.knouft@slu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Wetlands, freshwater, ecology, fish, invertebrates, plants
Comments: Sarah Fischer is NGRREC's Director of Environmental Education and will be helping coordinate the REU site program. Sarah can be contacted at saafisher@lc.edu or 618-468-2783
REU Site: Wetland science in the modern worldAbstract of Award
Normal, Illinois
Primary: Saad El-Zanati
(309) 438-5765
saad@IllinoisState.edu
Secondary: David Baker
Research Topics/Keywords: Discrete Mathematics
Comments: The Illinois State University REU is an eight-week summer research experience for 8 pre-service and 4 in-service secondary mathematics teachers. Original Awd: 1659815
REU/RET Site: Mathematics Research Experience for Pre-Service and for In-Service TeachersAbstract of Award
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Enhancing Undergraduate Research Experiences in Mobile Cloud and DataSecurity
Department of Computer Information and Graphics Technology
Indianapolis, Indiana
Primary: Feng Li
(317) 278-8391
fengli@iupui.edu
Secondary: Xiao Luo
(317) 278-7330
luo25@iupui.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cyber security, mobile computing, wireless communication, mobile cloud
Enhancing Undergraduate Research Experiences in Mobile Cloud and DataSecurityAbstract of Award
Notre Dame, Indiana
Primary: Paul Brenner
(574) 631-7432
paul.r.brenner@nd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Advanced computational applications, Computational social science research, Cyberinfrastructure Tools, personality analysis (psychology), interpersonal networks (sociology)
NSF REU Site: Computational Social ScienceAbstract of Award
Bloomington, Indiana
Primary: Katie Siek
(812) 856-0598
ksiek@indiana.edu
Secondary: Lamara Warren
(812) 856-0703
ldwarren@indiana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Human computer interaction, pervasive computing (mobile or wearable), environmental sensing (ambient and on-body), machine learning (vision recognition and signal processing)
Proactive Health Informatics Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Notre Dame, Indiana
Primary: Professor Umesh Garg
(574) 631-7352
garg@nd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics, High-Energy Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Physics education.
Comments: Large RET component.
REU /RETSite: Physics REU and RET Programs at the University of Notre DameAbstract of Award
West Lafayette, Indiana
Primary: James Forney
(765) 494-1632
forney@purdue.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biochemistry, biotechnology, protein function, molecular biology, genetics, epigenetics, plant science
Comments: coordinator: Jennifer Wilson (wils1135@purdue.edu)
REU Site: Genetic and Biochemical Analysis of ProteinsAbstract of Award
Indiana University
REU Site: Animal Behavior in Context
Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior
Bloomington, Indiana
Primary: Laura Hurley
(812) 856-1991
lhurley@indiana.edu
Secondary: Cara Wellman
(812) 855-4922
wellmanc@indiana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, behavior, neuroscience, ecology. endocrinology, genomics
Comments: Coordinator: Linda Summers/812.855.9663
REU Site: Animal Behavior in ContextAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences, Ethics and Values Studies
University of Notre Dame
REU Site: Integrative Cell and Molecular Biology
Biological Sciences
Notre Dame, Indiana
Primary: Michelle Whaley
(574) 631-9343
michelle.a.whaley.3@nd.edu
Secondary: David Hyde
(574) 631-8054
dhyde@nd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, cell biology, molecular biology, genetics, genomics
REU Site: Integrative Cell and Molecular BiologyAbstract of Award
Indianapolis, Indiana
Primary: Julia Arciero
(317) 274-6998
jarciero@iupui.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main field: Applied Mathematics; Subfields of research: Immunology, Fluid/Solid Mechanics, Neuroscience
Comments: Renewal 1852146
REU Site: IUPUI REU Program in Mathematics with Applications to Medicine, Neuroscience, and Fluid DynamicsAbstract of Award
Purdue University
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Physics at Purdue University
Department of Physics
West Lafayette, Indiana
Primary: Professor Sergei Savikhin
(765) 494-3017
research-undergrad@physics.purdue.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanoscience, Astrophysics, Condensed Matter, Biophysics, Medical Physics, Geophysics, Particle Physics, Atomic Physics, Applied Physics, Theoretical Physics, and others.
Comments: Funds RET component.
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Physics at Purdue UniversityAbstract of Award
Indianapolis, Indiana
Primary: Dr. Mangilal Agarwal
(317) 278-9792
agarwal@iupui.edu
Secondary: Dr. Rajesh Sardar
(317) 278-2511
rsarder@iupui.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanomtls, Nanofab, Future Mfg, Nanobiosensors, Batteries, Fuel Cells, Nanofluidics, Paper-based Analytical Devices, Phase Change Magnetic Nanomaterials, Biomaterials, Machine Learning
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Research for Undergraduates in Nanomaterials for Energy and Biological ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Indiana University
REU Site: Physics at Indiana University Bloomington
Department of Physics
Bloomington, Indiana
Primary: Professor John Carini
(812) 855-4359
physreu@indiana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Experimental and theoretical research in Astrophysics, Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics, Elementary Particle Physics, Materials Physics Nuclear Physics and Quantum Science.
REU Site: Physics at Indiana University BloomingtonAbstract of Award
West Lafayette, Indiana
Primary: Chao Cai
(765) 494-8684
caic@purdue.edu
Secondary: Natalia Dudareva
(765) 494-1325
dudareva@purdue.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, plant biology, biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, plant physiology, bioinformatics, plant metabolism, chemical ecology, evolution, developmental biology
REU Site: Purdue Undergraduate Research Experiences for Plant Biology and Data Science (PURE-PD)Abstract of Award
Indiana University ,Purdue University , Indianapolis
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in High Efficiency Computing
Purdue School of Engineering and Technology
Indianapolis, Indiana
Primary: Euzeli dos Santos
(317) 274-9721
eudossan@iupui.edu
Secondary: John Lee
johnlee@iupui.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: High efficiency computing, reduced losses power converter, Energy Efficient Wireless Internet of Things
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in High Efficiency ComputingAbstract of Award
Bloomington, Indiana
Primary: Mandie McCarty
(812) 855-1407
amm3308@indiana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: geometry (differential, coarse, Euclidean), dynamical systems (ODE, complex analytic, billiards), topology (surfaces, moduli spaces, algebraic aspects), logic (coalgebra), analysis
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Mathematics at Indiana UniversityAbstract of Award
West Lafayette, Indiana
Primary: Greg Michalski
(765) 494-3704
gmichals@purdue.edu
Secondary: Guarav Chopra
gchopra@purdue.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Analytical chemistry, drug discovery, mass spectrometry, environmental science
Iowa State University
REU Site: Iowa State University Mathematics REU
Mathematics
Ames, Iowa
Primary: Bernard Lidicky
(515) 294-1752
reumath@iastate.edu
Secondary: Steve Butler
Research Topics/Keywords: Graph theory, combinatorics, computational mathematics, algebra, analysis, data science, and linear algebra
Comments: Renewal of previously funded REU Site DMS-1457443
REU Site: Iowa State University Mathematics REUAbstract of Award
Iowa City, Iowa
Primary: Andrew Forbes
(319) 335-3006
andrew-forbes@uiowa.edu
Secondary: Maurine Neiman
(319) 384-1814
maurine-neiman@uiowa.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, evolution, ecology, anthropology, disease, behavior, paleontology, bacteria, entomology, viruses, geography
REU Site: Engaging Undergraduates in Interdisciplinary Evolutionary ScienceAbstract of Award
Ames, Iowa
Primary: Benjamin Ahn
(515) 294-6491
bahn@iastate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Unmanned Aerial Systems(UAS),System Health Mgmt. of UAS,Dynamic Geofencing,UAS Swarm Behavior,UAS Apps.(Sensors,Inductive Charging System,Spray System),UAS Impact(ethics, safety societal, environ.)
REU Site: Launching Aerospace's Underrepresented Students into the Next Chapter-Unmanned Aerial Systems (LAUNCH-UAS)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Iowa
REU Site: Microbiology at the University of Iowa
Microbiology & Immunulogy
Iowa City, Iowa
Primary: David Weiss
(319) 335-7785
david-weiss@uiowa.edu
Secondary: Aloysius Klingelhutz
(319) 335-7788
al-klingelhutz@uiowa.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, microbiology, virology, immunology, bacteria, genetics, biochemistry
Comments: undergrad-micro-info@uiowa.edu
REU Site: Microbiology at the University of IowaAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Ames, Iowa
Primary: Ms. Hallie Golay
(515) 294-0838
mosaic@iastate.edu
Secondary: Sriram Sundararajan
srirams@iastate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: sensors, nanomaterials, advanced manufacturing, smart materials, renewable energy, reliability, machine learning, medical diagnostics, food security, engineering
REU Site: Research and Education in Multiscale Sensing and ImagingAbstract of Award
Coe College
REU Site: Spectroscopy at Coe College
Departments of Physics
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Primary: Mrs. Susan Noreuil
(319) 399-8524
snoreuil@coe.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Optics, Glass Physics and Chemistry, Acoustics, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Space Optics
Comments: RET Component
REU Site: Spectroscopy at Coe CollegeAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Iowa City, Iowa
Primary: Amanda J. Haes
(319) 384-3695
amanda-haes@uiowa.edu
Secondary: C. Allan Guymon
(319) 335-5015
allan-guymon@uiowa.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Chemical & Biochemical Engineering, Nanoscience, Nanotechnology, Biomaterials
REU Site:Undergraduate Research in nanoscience and NanotechnologyAbstract of Award
Iowa State University
Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education-Emerging Interface Technologies
Human Computer Interaction / Virtual Reality Applications Center
Ames, Iowa
Primary: Stephen B. Gilbert
(515) 294-6782
gilbert@iastate.edu
Secondary: Eliot Winer
(515) 989-1750
ewiner@iastate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: human computer interaction, interface design, interaction design, human centered computing, virtual reality, haptics, usability, augmented reality, multitouch, social computing, robotics, information
Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education-Emerging Interface TechnologiesAbstract of Award
Lawrence, Kansas
Primary: Mikhail Barybin
(785) 864-4106
mbarybin@ku.edu
Secondary: David R. Benson
(785) 864-4090
drb@ku.edu
The University of Kansas
REU Site: The Stressed Life of Cells
Molecular Biosciences
Lawrence, Kansas
Primary: Lisa Timmons
(785) 864-7363
mb-reu@ku.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, cell biology, microbiology, genetics, developmental biology, virology, computational biology, biochemistry
Comments: John Connolly
REU Site: The Stressed Life of CellsAbstract of Award
University of Kansas Center for Research, Inc.
REU SITE: IDEA Incubator for Porous Materials: Integrating Discovery, Engineering and Art
Chemical&Petroleum Engineering/Center for Environmental Benefical Catalysis
Lawrence, Kansas
Primary: Mark B. Shiflett
(785) 864-6719
mark.b.shiflett@ku.edu
Secondary: Claudia Bode
(785) 864-1647
bode@ku.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemical engineering,materials science,biomedical engineering,tissue engineering, biomaterials,electrochemistry,catalysis,renewable chemicals,design,innovation
REU SITE: IDEA Incubator for Porous Materials: Integrating Discovery, Engineering and ArtAbstract of Award
Manhattan, Kansas
Primary: Dr. Bret N. Flanders
(785) 532-1614
bret.flanders@phys.ksu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Laser-Matter Interactions at the Atomic and Nanoscales, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Condensed/Soft Matter and Biological Physics, Elementary Particle Physics and Physics Education Research
REU Site: Physics at Kansas State University - Insteractions of Matter, Light and LearningAbstract of Award
Manhattan, Kansas
Primary: Christopher T. Culbertson
(785) 532-6685
culbert@ksu.edu
Secondary: Stefan H. Bossmann
(785) 532-6817
sbossman@ksu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Biosecurity, Analytical, Organic, Inorganic, Physical, Community College
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Chemistry at Kansas State UniversityAbstract of Award
Lawrence, Kansas
Primary: Dr. Hartwin Peelaers
(785) 864-0471
peelers@ku.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysicle Physics, High Energy Theory, Condensed Matter Theory and Experimental.
REU Site: University of Kansas Physics and Astronomy Research Experiences for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Chapel Hill, Kansas
Primary: Noelle-Erin Romero
(919) 843-9070
nromero@email.unc.edu
Secondary: Gerald Meyer
(919) 962-6320
gjmeyer@email.unc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: cutting-edge research, state-of-the-art facilities, collaborative environment, career development
Summer Undergraduate Ressearch Opportunity in Chemistry (SUROC)Abstract of Award
Lexington, Kentucky
Primary: Kimberly Anderson
(859) 257-1864
kimberly.anderson@uky.edu
Secondary: Zach Hilt
(859) 257-9844
zach.hilt@uky.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomaterials, Biological systems, Membranes, Interfaces, Devices
REU Site: A Multidisciplinary Research Experience in Engineered Bioactive Interfaces and DevicesAbstract of Award
Eastern Kentucky University
REU Site: Disturbance Ecology in Central Appalachia
Department of Biological Sciences
Richmond, Kentucky
Primary: David Brown
(859) 622-2283
david.brown@eku.edu
Secondary: Kelly Watson
(859) 622-1419
kelly.watson@eku.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecology, climate change, Appalachia, restoration, conservation
REU Site: Disturbance Ecology in Central AppalachiaAbstract of Award
University of Kentucky
REU Site: Engaging Student Teachers in STEM Education Research
Lexington, Kentucky
Primary: Molly Fisher
molly.fisher@uky.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: STEM Education Research, Student Teachers
REU Site: Engaging Student Teachers in STEM Education ResearchAbstract of Award
Louisville, Kentucky
Primary: Ana Sanchez Galiano
(502) 852-1568
ana.sanchez@louisville.edu
Secondary: Kevin Walsh
(502) 852-0826
walsh@louisville.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotech,Advanced Mfg,Eng,MEMS,Additive Mfg,3D Printing,Micro-fluidics, Nano-mfg, Microelectronics,Sensors,Optics, Electrokinetics,Energy Transfer,Micro-robots,Nanomtls, Microfab, Nanofab,NEMS
REU SITE: Interdisciplinary Micro/nano/additive-manufacturing Program Addressing Challenges Today – Next Generation (IMPACT-NG)Abstract of Award
University of Louisville
REU Site: Interdisciplinary, Multiscale Materials Modeling (I3M)
Chemical Engineering
Louisville, Kentucky
Primary: Dr. Vance Jaeger
(502) 852-2094
vance.jaeger@louisville.edu
Secondary: Dr. Joel Fried
(502) 852-6350
joel.fried@louisville.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Computational Chemistry, Simulations, Computer Science, Physics, Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Molecular Dynamics
REU Site: Interdisciplinary, Multiscale Materials Modeling (I3M)Abstract of Award
University of Kentucky
REU Site: Research in Symmetries at the University of Kentucky
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Lexington, Kentucky
Primary: Dr. Christopher Crawford
(859) 421-9612
c.crawford@uky.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and Astronomy
Comments: EPSCoR funded 1st year.
REU Site: Research in Symmetries at the University of KentuckyAbstract of Award
Kentucky
Primary: Wei Zhang
wei.zhang@louisville.edu
Secondary: Nihat Altiparmak
nihat.altiparmak@louisville.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computing Systems, Data Storage Systems, Parallel and Distributed Systems, Computer Architecture, Embedded Systems, Mobile Systems, Data-Intensive Computing
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in Computer Systems at University of LouisvilleAbstract of Award
Louisiana State University
France/Belgium iREU in Translational Chemistry
Baton Rouge, Leuven, Grenoble, and Toulouse, Louisiana
Primary: Randy Duran
(225) 578-2459
rduran@lsu.edu
Secondary: David Spivak
(225) 578-2868
dspivak@lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: LSAMP focus, all chemistry areas
Louisiana State University
Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences
Center for Computation and Technology
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Juana Moreno
(225) 578-7586
moreno@lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cyberinfrastructure, High Performance Computing, Computational Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Civil, Mechanical and Petroleum Engineering, Oceanography and Coastal Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational SciencesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of New Orleans
REU Site: Advanced Materials Research and Professional Training
Advanced Materials Research Institute
New Orleans, Louisiana
Primary: Prof. John B. Wiley
(504) 280-6846
jwiley@uno.edu
Secondary: Mr. Joh Johnson
jjjohn13@uno.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanomaterials, catalysis, quantum materials, polymers, nanocomposites, medical materials, environmental remediation
Comments: Faculty mentors from Departments of Chemistry, Physics, Biological Sciences, and Mechanical Engineering. Program also contains professional development with a 1–2-day industrial laboratory rotation.
REU Site: Advanced Materials Research and Professional TrainingAbstract of Award
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Michael Benton
(225) 578-1426
benton@lsu.edu
Secondary: Adam Melvin
(225) 578-3062
melvin@lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: entrepreneurship,energy storage,catalysis,biofuels,biocatalysis,photocatalysis,biomaterials,soft matter,genetic engineering,protein eng.,bioengineering systems biology,polymers
REU Site: Developing entrepreneurs in energy storage, catalysis, and biofuelsAbstract of Award
Lafayette, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Beth Stauffer
bas1301@louisiana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Watershed science, hydrology, estuarine ecology, civil engineering
REU Site: Healthy Streams, Healthy Coasts: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Watershed Science and EducationAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Louisiana State University
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences
Center fir Computation and Technology
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Juana Moreno
(225) 578-7586
moreno@lsu.edu
Secondary: Jesse Allison
(225) 578-5572
jtallison@lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cyberinfrastructure, High Performance Computing, Computational Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Civil, Mechanical and Petroleum Engineering, Oceanography and Coastal Sciences
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational SciencesAbstract of Award
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Changing Coastal
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)
Cocodrie, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Brian Roberts
(985) 851-2821
reu@lumcon.edu
Secondary: Murt Conover
(985) 851-2860
reu@lumcon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biogeochemistry, behavioral & microbial ecology, invertebrate diversity & ecology, aquaculture & fish physiology, ecosystem ecology, coastal geology & hydrology, wetland science, and oil spill impacts
Comments: The application website usually opens in January with due dates in mid-March
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Changing CoastalAbstract of Award
New Orleans, Louisiana
Primary: Fern Tsien
(504) 568-2080
fmille@lsuhsc.edu
Louisiana State University
REU Site: Research in Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Robert Hynes
(225) 578-7459
rhynes@su.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Physics (Condensed Matter, Quantum/AMO, Nuclear, High Energy Particle, LIGO, Cosmology, Computational and Medical)
REU Site: Research in Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Tulane University
REU: Summer MAterials Research at Tulane (SMART)
Multidisciplinary
New Orleans, Louisiana
Primary: Professor Hank Ashbaugh
(504) 865-5772
sgrayson@tulane.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Multidisciplinary program focusing on materials for health, energy and environment applications
REU: Summer MAterials Research at Tulane (SMART)Abstract of Award
Louisiana State University
Smart Polymer Composite Materials and Structures
Civil and Industrial Engineering, Chemistry
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Heather Lavender
(225) 578-4726
heatherl@lsu.edu
Secondary: Gloria Thomas
(225) 578-5228
gloriathomas@lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials science, shape memory polymer, polymer characterization, polymer synthesis, polymer composites
Smart Polymer Composite Materials and StructuresAbstract of Award
Portland, ME, Maine
Primary: Margaret Cummings
(207) 228-1650
mcummings@gmri.org
Secondary: Dr. Graham Sherwood
(207) 228-1644
gsherwood@gmri.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Fish, invertebrate, coastal, marine, biology, ecology, fisheries, climate change, Gulf of Maine, biological oceanography, coupled natural and human systems, resource economics
Comments: Applications open on January 1 and close on Feb 15
Gulf of Maine Research Institute, REU Site: Integrated Studies in a Rapidly Warming Fishery EcosystemAbstract of Award
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
REU at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences
Maine
Primary: Dr. David Fields
(207) 315-2567
reu@bigelow.org
Secondary: Valerie Young
(207) 315-2567
Research Topics/Keywords: Oceanography, marine biology, climate research, microbiology, virology, sensory biology, invertebrate ecology, invertebrate biology,
Comments: The application website usually opens in January with due dates in mid-February.
REU at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean SciencesAbstract of Award
University of Maine
REU Site: Accelerating New Environmental Workskills (ANEW)
School of Food and Agriculture
Orono, Maine
Primary: Anne Lichtenwalner
(207) 581-2789
anne.lichtenwalner@maine.edu
Secondary: Kristina Cammen
(207) 581-2820
kristina.cammen@maine.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; environmental health; animal health; disease ecology; resource management and economics; environmental policy
REU Site: Accelerating New Environmental Workskills (ANEW)Abstract of Award
Orono, Maine
Primary: Douglas J. Gardner
(207) 581-2846
douglasg@maine.edu
Secondary: David Neivandt
(207) 581-2288
david.neivandt@maine.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Sustainable, Forest, Bioproducts, Engineering, Nanomaterials, Feedstock Modification
REU Site: Explore it! Building the Next Generation of Sustainable Forest Bioproduct ResearchersAbstract of Award
Bar Harbor, Maine
Primary: Jane Disney
(207) 288-9880
jdisney@mdibl.org
Secondary: Dustin Updike
(207) 288-9880
dupdike@mdibl.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; regenerative biology; aging biology; bioinformatics; developmental biology; animal models; zebrafish, C.elegans, axolotl
Comments: Primary contact - Jane Disney, jdisney@mdibl.org, (207) 288-9880 ext. 125
REU Site: Exploring 21st Century Careers in the Biological Sciences: A Comparative Regenerative Biology ApproachAbstract of Award
Bar Harbor, Maine
Primary: Charles Wray
(207) 288-6237
charles.wray@jax.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, genetics, genomics, bioinformatics
Comments: Program Director is Michael McKernan, michael.mckernan@jax.org, 207-288-6806
REU Site: Funtional Genomics Research for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
University of Maine
REU Site:Sensor Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
Orono, Maine
Primary: Nuri W. Emanetoglu
(207) 581-2233
nuri.emanetoglu@maine.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: sensor science and engineering
REU Site:Sensor Science and EngineeringAbstract of Award
College Park, Maryland
Primary: William Gasarch
(301) 503-3157
gasarch@umd.edu
Secondary: John Dickerson
(301) 405-2774
john@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, cryptography, security, allocation problems, quantum computing
CAAR: Combinatorics and Algorithms Applied to Real ProblemsAbstract of Award
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Ralph Etienne-Cummings
(410) 516-3494
retienne@jhu.edu
Secondary: Muyinatu Bell
(410) 516-7854
mledijubell@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science
Computational Sensing & Medical Robotics REUAbstract of Award
St. Mary's College of Maryland
Emerging Scholars Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mathematics and Computer Science
St. Mary's City, Maryland
Primary: Sandy Ganzell
(240) 895-4371
sganzell@smcm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics: Image Analysis, Epidemiological Modeling, Knot Theory, Discrete Geometry, Graph Theory.
Emerging Scholars Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
University of Maryland Baltimore County
NSF REU SITE: Smart Computing and Communications
: Information Systems, College of Engineering and Information Technology
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Nirmalya Roy
(410) 455-3182
mroy@umbc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Artificial intelligence, machine learning, wireless sensor networks, edge computing, pervasive and ubiquitous computing, IoT, robotics, smart home, smart health, smart city, cyber-physical systems
NSF REU SITE: Smart Computing and CommunicationsAbstract of Award
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Dr. Evelyn Cooper
ecooper@umd.edu
Secondary: Dr. Candice Duncan
cduncan1@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: geoscience, earth and environmental science, 10-week summer program
REU Site: Strategic Work in Applied Geoscience SOARE: SWAGAbstract of Award
Johns Hopkins University
REU Site: A Cyberlinked Program in Computational Biomolecular Structure & Design
Institute for NanoBioTechnology
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Jeffrey Gray
(410) 516-5313
jgray@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, computational, protein design, Python, C++, software engineering, enzyme design, structure prediction, ligand docking, macromolecules, macromolecular complexes, computer science
Comments: Coordinator: Camille Mathis, cmathis@jhu.edu
REU Site: A Cyberlinked Program in Computational Biomolecular Structure & DesignAbstract of Award
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Kirsten Bohn
(410) 516-8876
kbohn1@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Animal Behavior, Neurobiology, Neuroethology, Behavioral Endocrinology, Biosciences
REU Site: Biological Basis of Social BehaviorAbstract of Award
Johns Hopkins University
REU Site: Imaging and Molecular Approaches to Biological Problems
Department of Biology
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Vincent Hilser
(410) 516-6072
hilser@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, biophysics, cellular biology, developmental biology, molecular biology
Comments: Program Administrator-Alecia Flynn
REU Site: Imaging and Molecular Approaches to Biological ProblemsAbstract of Award
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Lindsey-Kay Lauderdale
(410) 704-5248
llauderdale@towson.edu
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Ian White
(301) 405-6230
ianwhite@umd.edu
Secondary: Kimberly Stroka
(301) 314-1813
kstroka@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: bioengineering, engineering cell, tissues, organs
REU Site: New approaches to engineering cells, tissues, and organsAbstract of Award
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
REU Site: Online Interdisciplinary Big Data Analytics in Science and Engineering
Information Systems
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Jianwu Wang
(410) 455-3883
jianwu@umbc.edu
Secondary: Matthias K. Gobbert
(410) 455-2404
gobbert@umbc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Online REU, Data Science, Machine Learning, GPU Programing, Parallel Computing, Interdisciplinary Research, Applied AI, Applications in Science & Engineering, Computational Science
REU Site: Online Interdisciplinary Big Data Analytics in Science and EngineeringAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
REU Site: Program in Nanotechnology for Biology and Bioengineering
Institute for NanoBioTechnology
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Denis Wirtz
(410) 516-8094
wirtz@jhu.edu
Secondary: Efrosini Kokkoli
(410) 516-1302
kokkoli@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Engineering,Biosciences,StemCells,DiagnosticTools,Nanotechnology,Nanobiotechnology,Computational,Immunotherapy,TissueRepair,Biomedical,Chemical&Biomolecular,MaterialsScience,Bioengineering
Comments: Contact: Camille Bryant, cbryant@jhu.edu (410) 516-6572
REU Site: Program in Nanotechnology for Biology and BioengineeringAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry, Engineering
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Advanced Chemical Sensing and Imaging
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Zeev Rosenzweig
(410) 455-2521
zrosenzw@umbc.edu
Secondary: Marcin Ptaszek
(410) 455-2264
mptaszek@umbc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, biochemistry, spectroscopy, imaging
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Advanced Chemical Sensing and ImagingAbstract of Award
University of Maryland at College Park
REU Site: Training and Research Experiences in Nonlinear Dynamics (TREND)
Department of Physics (IPST)
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Professor Daniel Serrano
(301) 405-6585
dsvolpe@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nonlinear Dynamics in Physics, Engineering and Mathematics.
REU Site: Training and Research Experiences in Nonlinear Dynamics (TREND)Abstract of Award
University of Maryland
REU Site: Undergraduate Bioinformatics Research in Data Science for Genomics
Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Jacquelyn (Meisel) Michaelis
(301) 405-9782
meiselj@umd.edu
Secondary: Mihai Pop
(301) 405-7245
mpop@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: bioinformatics, computational biology, genomics, metagenomics, machine learning, single-cell RNA sequencing, parallel computing, phylogenomics
REU Site: Undergraduate Bioinformatics Research in Data Science for GenomicsAbstract of Award
Princess Anne, Maryland
Primary: Paulinus Chigbu
(410) 621-3034
pchigbu@umes.edu
Secondary: Margaret Sexton
(410) 621-1049
masexton@umes.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences; marine science; estuaries; fish; shellfish; invertebrates
Comments: Margaret A. Sexton (masexton@umes.edu)
REU Site: University of Maryland Eastern Shore Research Experience for Undergraduates in Marine and Estuarine ScienceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Baltimore, Maryland
Primary: Kofi Nyarko
(443) 885-3476
kofi.nyarko@morgan.edu
Secondary: Michel Reece
(443) 885-4732
michel.reece@morgan.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet of Things,Hardware Security,Visible Light Communication,Microgrid,Photovoltaics,Battery storage,Bio-gas Production,Nanotechnology,Wearable Sensors,Smartphone Apps,Human-Machine Interaction
REU Site:Research Experiences for Undergraduates and Teachers in Smart and Connected CitiesAbstract of Award
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Isabel Lloyd
(301) 405-5221
illoyd@umd.edu
Secondary: Catherine O’Brien Stephens
(301) 405-9378
resetreu@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Renewable energy, sustainable energy technology, batteries, fuel cells, new materials for energy applications, nanotechnology
Comments: Joint program with the Maryland Energy Innovation Institute; For best consideration REU applicants should apply by the first Monday in March;
REU/RET SITE: Summer Research Experiences in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technology (ReSET)Abstract of Award
University of Maryland College Park
REU: Modern Topics in Pure and Applied Mathematics
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Maria Cameron
(301) 405-5068
mariakc@umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Math modeling in material science; machine learning methods; applied harmonic analysis; geometric measure theory; convex geometry and Kahler geometry; cluster algebras and polylogarithm relations
REU: Modern Topics in Pure and Applied MathematicsAbstract of Award
Bowie, Maryland
Primary: Anne Osano
(301) 860-3368
aosano@bowiestate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences; Agriculture/Plant Biology/ Biological Sciences/ Food security Subfields: genetic, physiological, and ecological mechanisms, biochemistry, cell biology,
REU: Training Globally Engaged Undergraduates in Food Security Research at Egerton University in Kenya: A focus on Emerging/Unforgotten Tropical Food Crops, the key to Feeding the Future.Abstract of Award
Edgewater, Maryland
Primary: Alison Cawood
(443) 482-2271
cawooda@si.edu
Secondary: John Parker
(443) 482-2221
parkerj@si.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecosystems, ecology, marine, terrestrial, population, community, landscape, climate change, environmental science
Comments: Mr. Daniel Gustafson, 443-482-2217, gustafsond@si.edu
Title: REU Site: Global Change Ecology at the Smithsonian Environmental Research CenterAbstract of Award
College Park, Maryland
Primary: Dr. Michael Allen
(301) 405-6372
mallen@mdsg.umd.edu
Secondary: Jeannette Connors
(301) 405-6376
connors@mdsg.umd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Marine science, estuarine and coastal ecology, Chesapeake Bay research, biology, chemistry, ecology, engineering, environmental studies, geology, physics.
Comments: The application website opens in December with applications due in mid-February.
University of Maryland, Undergraduate Research Experiences in Estuarine ProcessesAbstract of Award
Amherst, Massachusetts
Primary: Ruthanne Paradise
(413) 545-7202
curereu@chem.umass.edu
Secondary: Kevin Kittilstved
(413) 545-6096
kittilstved@chem.umass.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Renewable Energy, Photovoltaics, Biofuels, Fuel Cells
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: John K. Snyder
(617) 353-2621
jsnyder@bu.edu
Secondary: Linda Doerrer
(617) 358-4335
doerrer@bu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, biochemistry, biomaterials, biophysics, bioinorganic chemistry, biological chemistry, computational biology
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Professor David Weitz
(617) 495-2842
Weitz@deas.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: micromechanics, soft materials, microfluidics
Comments: The MRSEC conducts a summer REU program. Includes participation of pre-college teachers.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Professor Geoffrey Beach
(617) 258-0804
gbeach@mit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: nanomaterials for elechtrochemical energy; polymeric materials; nanostructured fibers
Comments: The MRSEC conducts a summer REU program.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
Waltham, Massachusetts
Primary: Prof. Seth Fraden
(781) 736-2800
physics@brandeis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biomaterials, nano-structured materials, complex fluids, chiral self-assembly, confined polymers
Comments: This REU Program is a part of the MRSEC at Brandeis University.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center - BioInspired Soft MaterialsAbstract of Award
MIT Haystack Observatory
MIT Haystack Observatory
MIT Haystack Observatory
Westford, Massachusetts
Primary: Nancy Kotary
(617) 715-5400
reuhaystack@haystack.mit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, geospace, geodesy, polar science, ionosphere, space weather, CubeSats, aurora, black holes, meteors, radio science, engineering, computer science, physics, astrophysics
Comments: Radio science and engineering
MIT Haystack ObservatoryAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Amherst, Massachusetts
Primary: Shelly Peyton
(413) 545-1133
speyton@umass.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials, Biomaterials, Nanomaterials, Life Sciences
Comments: 10-week summer program for students interested in research at the interface of materials and biology
MURALS (Materials-focused Undergraduate Research Applied to the Life Sciences) at UMass AmherstAbstract of Award
Northeastern University
Research Opportunities in Biological and Chemical Catalysis II
Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: George A. O’Doherty
(617) 373-4817
G.ODoherty@neu.edu
Secondary: Oyinda Oyelaran
(617) 373-4494
O.Oyelaran@northeastern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biochemistry, Organic, Physical, Computational, Materials, and Analytical, Medicinal Chemistry, and Med Chem.
Research Opportunities in Biological and Chemical Catalysis IIAbstract of Award
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
REU NSF SITE: Data Science Research for Healthy Communities in the Digital Age
Computer Science Department (Data Science Program)
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Elke Rundensteiner
(508) 831-5815
rundenst@wpi.edu
Secondary: Neil Heffernan
NTH@wpi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data science, smart and connected communities, health analytics, sustainability, cybersecurity, social media, data mining, machine learning, big data management, visualization, statistical learning
REU NSF SITE: Data Science Research for Healthy Communities in the Digital AgeAbstract of Award
Simmons University
REU Site: A multisite REU in Synthetic Biology
Chemistry and Biology
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Jennifer Roecklein-Canfield
(617) 521-2731
jennifer.canfield@simmons.edu
Secondary: Mariam Ismail
(617) 521-2775
mariam.ismail@simmons.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Synthetic Biology, Biology, Molecular Biology, Computational Biology
REU Site: A multisite REU in Synthetic BiologyAbstract of Award
North Dartmouth, Massachusetts
Primary: Prof. Vijaya Chalivendra
(508) 910-6572
vchalivendra@umassd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Redox flow batteries, multi-functional composites, underwater super-hydrophobic surfaces, tactile sensors, bioinspired photonic materials, granular materials, nanostructured surfaces for antifouling
Comments: This REU site provides research experience for community college students.
REU Site: Advanced Interdisciplinary Materials Research for Maritime ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Gary Benson
(617) 358-2965
gbenson@bu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, bioinformatics, computational biology, mathematical sciences
Comments: Coordinator: Caroline Lyman, 617-358-2036, clyman@bu.edu
REU Site: Bioinformatics Research and Interdisciplinary Training Experience in Analysis and Interpretation of Information-Rich Biological Data Sets (REU-BRITE)Abstract of Award
Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Primary: Allen Mensinger
(218) 726-7259
amensing@d.umn.edu
Secondary: Veronica Acosta
(210) 829-3149
vgmartin@uiwtx.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neurobiology, cell biology, physiology, animal behavior
Comments: Additional inquiries may be directed to Miss Jean Enright at jenright@mbl.edu
REU Site: Biological Discovery in Woods HoleAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Kelly Capri
(617) 353-7286
kcapri@bu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biological Physics, Computational Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Particle Physics, Physics Education Research, Photonics, Quantum Physics, Statistical Physics
REU Site: BU-PRO: Boston University Physics Research OpportunitiesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Brajendra Mishra
(508) 831-5711
bmishra@wpi.edu
Secondary: R. Brodeur
(508) 831-5003
rbrodeur@wpi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials engineering, recover, recycle and reuse of materials
University of Massachusettes Boston
REU Site: Coastal Research in Environmental Science and Technology
School for the Environment
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Alan Christian
(617) 287-6639
alan.christian@umb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biodiversity, Bioinformatics, Cell Signaling,Conservation Biology, Genetics, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology,Gene Regulation,Microbiology, Plant Growth Control, Microbial Ecology,Molecular Evolution,Pop
Comments: The application website will open in the December with due dates in late January.
REU Site: Coastal Research in Environmental Science and TechnologyAbstract of Award
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Thomas Gilmore
(617) 353-5444
gilmore@bu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, molecular biology, gene expression, transcriptional control
Comments: program email: surf@bu.edu
REU Site: Control of Gene Expression for Biological EffectAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
REU Site: Developing a Clean Energy Future with Underserved Students
Energy Research Group
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Lyubov Titova
gr-erg-reu@wpi.edu
Secondary: N. Aaron Deskins
Research Topics/Keywords: physics, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, photonics, renewable energy, photovoltaics, biofuels, solar cells, catalysis, hydrochar, nanotechnology, photonic integrated circuits
REU Site: Developing a Clean Energy Future with Underserved StudentsAbstract of Award
Medford, Massachusetts
Primary: Ellise LaMotte
(617) 627-0417
ellise.Lamotte@Tufts.edu
Secondary: Lenore Cowan
(617) 627-2227
lenore.cowan@Tufts.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematical Sciences, Engineering, Computer and Information
REU Site: DIAMONDS: Directed and Mentored Opportunities in Data ScienceAbstract of Award
Harvard University
REU Site: Evolution, Ecology, Environment
Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Elena Kramer
(617) 496-3460
ekramer@oeb.harvard.edu
Secondary: Sheila Thomas
(617) 495-5315
sthomas@fas.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, evolution, ecology, genetics, physiology, genomics, botany, zoology
REU Site: Evolution, Ecology, EnvironmentAbstract of Award
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Zoe Reidinger, PhD
(508) 831-6735
azreidinger@wpi.edu
Secondary: Kris Billiar, PhD
(508) 831-5384
kbilliar@wpi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biomedical engineering, regenerative medicine, biomechanics, anti-microbial, biomaterials
REU Site: Integrated Bioengineering Research, Education, and Outreach Experiences for Females and Underrepresented Minorities at WPIAbstract of Award
Trustees of Boston University
REU Site: Integrated Nanomanufacturing
Photonics Center
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Helen Fawcett
(857) 753-1719
hfawcett@bu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotechnology,neurophotonics,nanophotonics,materials,nanomanufacturing,nanosystems,engineering
REU Site: Integrated NanomanufacturingAbstract of Award
Medford, Massachusetts
Primary: Philip Starks
(617) 627-4849
philip.starks@tufts.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Mathematical Ecology, Genetics, Microbiology, Physiology, Evolution, Development, Botony, Plant-Herbivore Interactions, Marine Invertebrate Biology, Conservation, Physiology, Behavior...
REU Site: Integrative approaches to studying recognition systems in cells, organisms, and populationsAbstract of Award
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Joseph Beck
josephbeck@cs.wpi.edu
Secondary: nth@wpi.edu
Mathematical Staircase, Inc.
REU Site: MathILy Early Scholarly Training (MathILy-EST)
Workforce in the Mathematical Sciences
Holyoke, Massachusetts
Primary: Sarah-Marie Belcastro
(413) 345-6386
info@mathily.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics; subfields vary by year and include discrete geometry, combinatorial representation theory, knot theory, and folding combinatorics.
Comments: Renewal of DMS-1851842
REU Site: MathILy Early Scholarly Training (MathILy-EST)Abstract of Award
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
REU Site: Membrane Biochemistry and Bioinspired Synthesis
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Worcester, Massachusetts
Primary: Arne Gericke
(508) 831-5263
agericke@wpi.edu
Secondary: Shawn Burdette
(508) 831-5224
scburdette@wpi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biochemistry, Synthesis, Bioinorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biophysics
REU Site: Membrane Biochemistry and Bioinspired SynthesisAbstract of Award
University of Massachusetts-Boston
REU Site: Research Experiences in Integrative and Evolutionary Biology
Biology Department
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Rachel Skvirsky
(617) 287-6617
rachel.skvirsky@umb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, evolution, genetics, cell biology, molecular biology, ecology, developmental biology
Comments: Contact: Claudia Heske. 617-287-6649. claudia.heske@umb.edu
REU Site: Research Experiences in Integrative and Evolutionary BiologyAbstract of Award
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Claire Duggan
(617) 373-2036
c.duggan@neu.edu
Secondary: Brad Lehman
(617) 373-3052
lehman@ece.neu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Research, undergraduate, energy, renewable energy, power solar, wind, storage, smart grid
REU Site: REU-POWER-"Pathways Opening World Energy Resources"Abstract of Award
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
REU Site: Secure, Robust, and Resilient AI-enabled System Engineering
Computer and Information Science
Dartmouth, Massachusetts
Primary: Ming C Shao
(508) 910-6893
mshao@umassd.edu
Secondary: Jiawei Yuan
jyuan@umassd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: artificial intelligence, system engineering, cyber security
REU Site: Secure, Robust, and Resilient AI-enabled System EngineeringAbstract of Award
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Henry Trae Winter
(617) 495-7400
hwinter@cfa.harvard.edu
Secondary: Dr. Kathy Reeves
(617) 496-7563
kreeves@cfa.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar Astronomy, space weather, heliosphere, astrophysics,instrumentation
REU Site: Solar Physics at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Department of Defense (DoD)
TERC
REU Site: STEM Education Research through a Social Justice Lens
Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Stephen D. Alkins, Ph.D.
(617) 873-9836
Stephen_alkins@terc.edu
Secondary: Maria Ong, Ph.D.
(617) 873-9678
maria_ong@terc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Social Justice, Equity, Informal STEM Education, STEM Education Research, Culturally Responsive Research
REU Site: STEM Education Research through a Social Justice LensAbstract of Award
Petersham, Massachusetts
Primary: Audrey Barker-Plotkin
(978) 756-6168
aabarker@fas.harvard.edu
Secondary: Sydne Record
(610) 526-5094
srecord@brynmawr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; ecology; forestry; data science; statistics; computer science
Comments: Manisha Patel is the Summer Program Manager (978-724-3302; manishapatel@fas.harvard.edu); general program inquiries should go to hfreuapp@fas.harvard.edu
REU Site: Summer Research Program in Ecology at the Harvard ForestAbstract of Award
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Wendy Smith
(617) 373-2600
w.smith@neu.edu
Secondary: Rebeca Rosengaus
(617) 373-7032
r.rosengaus@neu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biology, interdisciplinary, development, regeneration, damage response, immunity
REU Site: Teamwork in Biology Inquiry: From Molecules to OrganismsAbstract of Award
Massachusetts General Hospital
REU Site: Wellman-HST Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics
Wellman Center for Photomedicine
Boston, Massachusetts
Primary: Walfre Franco
(617) 724-6083
wfranco@mgh.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biophotonics, Biomedical Engineering, Implantable and Wearable Photonic Devices, Optical Imaging, Optical Biomechanics, Nanotechnologies for Light Therapy and Diagnostics
REU Site: Wellman-HST Summer Institute for Biomedical OpticsAbstract of Award
Medford, Massachusetts
Primary: Fulton Gonzalez
fulton.gonzalez@tufts.edu
Secondary: Todd Quinto
todd.quinto@tufts.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Frame Theory, Group actions, Tomography, Mathematical Biology, Number Theory
Comments: PI: Kasso Okoudjou
REU Site:Visiting and Early Research Scholars' Experiences in Mathematics (VERSEIM-REU)Abstract of Award
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
SAO Summer Intern Program
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Matthew Ashby
(617) 496-7742
intern@cfa.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, planetary science, instrumentation
SAO Summer Intern ProgramAbstract of Award
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Summer Student Fellowship Program
Education Office, Clark Laboratory, MS #31
Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Margaret Tivey
(508) 289-2219
education@whoi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: oceanography,marine science, biology, chemistry,physics,ecology,engineering, geology, geophysics
Comments: The application website is open in November, and applications are due in mid-February.
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Summer Student Fellowship ProgramAbstract of Award
Michigan State University
Advanced Computational Research Experience (ACRES)
Department of Computational Mathematics, Science, and Engineering
Lansing, Michigan, Michigan
Primary: Brian O’Shea
(517) 432-0331
oshea@msu.edu
Secondary: Arjun Krishnan
(517) 432-0372
arjun@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational science, computational modeling, simulation, data science, machine learning applications & algorithms, high performance computing, computational mathematics, scientific computing
Advanced Computational Research Experience (ACRES)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Dr. Greg M. Swain
(517) 353-1090
swain@chemistry.msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Sustainable synthesis, green polymers, biofuels, solar energy conversion, electrocatalysis, eco-friendly coatings, membranes and water purification
Cross-Disciplinary Training in Sustainable Chemistry and Chemical ProcessesAbstract of Award
Southfield, Michigan
Primary: Chan-Jin “CJ” Chung
(248) 204-3504
cchung@ltu.edu
Secondary: Joshua Siegel
(517) 353-6981
jsiegel@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Self-drive algorithm development, Control and decision making algorithms, Connected and autonomous vehicles, Computer vision, LIDAR, V2X, Software engineering, Simulation
Developing, Analyzing, and Evaluating Self-drive Algorithms Using Real Street Legal Electric Vehicles on CampusAbstract of Award
Regents of the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
NSF REU Site: Michigan Summer Program in Cognition and Early Development
Department of Psychology
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Felix Warneken
(734) 647-2663
warneken@umich.edu
Secondary: Ioulia Kovelman
(734) 764-7247
kovelman@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Child Psychology, Cognition, Language, Theory-of-Mind, Neuroscience
NSF REU Site: Michigan Summer Program in Cognition and Early DevelopmentAbstract of Award
University of Michigan
REU Site - Interdisciplinary REU in the Structure and Function of Proteins
College of Pharmacy - Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Cherie Dotson
(734) 615-6562
crdotson@umich.edu
Secondary: Emily Scott
(734) 764-3530
scottee@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, biochemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, computational chemistry, enzymology
Comments: same as PI
REU Site - Interdisciplinary REU in the Structure and Function of ProteinsAbstract of Award
University of Michigan Dearborn
REU Site: Mathematical Analysis and Applications
Mathematics
Dearborn, Michigan
Primary: Yunus Zeytuncu
(313) 583-5178
zeytuncu@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Complex analysis, real analysis, stochastic analysis, probability theory, algebraic music theory, algebraic geometry, inverse problems
Comments: (previous award DMS-1659203)
REU Site: Mathematical Analysis and ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Oakland University
REU Site: Applied Research Experience in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ApREECE)
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Rochester, Michigan
Primary: Brian Dean
(248) 370-2822
bkdean@oakland.edu
Secondary: Osamah Rawashdeh
(248) 370-2866
rawashd2@oakland.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Unmanned Vehicles, Robotics, Signal Processing, Biomedical Instrumentation, Image Processing, Power Systems, Computer Architecture, GPU Computing, Systems and Controls
REU Site: Applied Research Experience in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ApREECE)Abstract of Award
Michigan State University
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Developing, Analyzing, and Evaluating Self-drive Algorithms Using Real Street Legal Electric Vehicles on Campus
Computer Science and Engineering
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Joshua E Siegel
(248) 417-5175
jsiegel@msu.edu
Wayne State University
REU Site: Communities, Crime, & Criminal Justice in Detroit (C3JD)
Criminology & Criminal Justice
Detroit, Michigan
Primary: Brad Smith
(313) 577-3281
C3JDREU@wayne.edu
Secondary: Matthew Larson
(313) 577-9971
mattjlarson@wayne.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Criminology, Criminal Justice, Communities, Crime
REU Site: Communities, Crime, & Criminal Justice in Detroit (C3JD)Abstract of Award
Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Primary: Deric Learman
(989) 774-4409
deric.learman@cmich.edu
Secondary: Kevin Pangle
(989) 774-2577
pangl1k@cmich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, aquatic biology, freshwater biology, ecology, molecular biology, microbiology, fisheries, and environmental sciences
Comments: Jessia Lapp (program coordinator) (989)774-4401, jessica.lapp@cmich.edu
REU Site: Great Lakes ecosystem research to build foundations for successful STEM futuresAbstract of Award
Michigan State University
REU Site: iCER ACRES: iCER Advanced Computational Research Experience for Students
Department of Computational Mathematics, Science, and Engineering
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Brian O’Shea
(517) 432-0331
oshea@msu.edu
Secondary: Arjun Krishnan
(517) 432-0372
arjun@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational science, computational modeling, simulation, data science, machine learning applications & algorithms, high performance computing, computational mathematics, scientific computing
REU Site: iCER ACRES: iCER Advanced Computational Research Experience for StudentsAbstract of Award
University of Michigan
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Opportunities in Biophysics
Department of Physics
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Professor Michael Zochowski
(734) 647-5552
michatz@umich.edu
University of Michigan
REU Site: Modern Optics in the City of Light, A Collaborative REU Site in Paris
Materials Science and Engineering
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Car Nosel
(734) 763-4878
cnosel@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Optics and Ultrafast Lasers
Comments: International travel
REU Site: Modern Optics in the City of Light, A Collaborative REU Site in ParisAbstract of Award
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Cornelius Barry
(517) 884-6959
barrycs@msu.edu
Secondary: Daniel Chitwood
(517) 353-0462
chitwoo9@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, plant biology, genomics, computational biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, synthetic biology
REU Site: Plant Genomics at Michigan State UniversityAbstract of Award
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
REU Site: Program in Climate and Space Science Observation (PICASSO) at the University of Michigan
Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Frank Marsik
(734) 763-5369
marsik@umich.edu
Secondary: Tonya Thompson
(734) 763-4611
tyb@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Meteorology,Climate, Space Weather, Remote Sensing, Global Change, Biogeochemistry, Climate Modeling, Atmospheric Chemistry
REU Site: Program in Climate and Space Science Observation (PICASSO) at the University of MichiganAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD), Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Detroit, Michigan
Primary: Professor Alexey A. Petrov
(313) 577-2739
apetrov@wayne.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astrophysics, Nuclear physics and Particle Physics
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Astrophysics, Nuclear and Particle PhysicsAbstract of Award
Michigan State University
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Dr. Stuart Tessmer
(517) 884-5660
tessmer@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Experimental and Theoretical Physics, Nuclear, Accelerator, Condensed Matter, Biophysics, Astrophysics, High Energy Physics and Physics Education
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in PhysicsAbstract of Award
Michigan State University
REU Site: Sociomobility
Engineering and Social Science
East Lansing, Michigan
Primary: Peter T. Savolainen
(517) 432-1825
pete@msu.edu
Secondary: Eva Kassens-Noor
(517) 432-8085
ekn@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: mobility, engineering, urban planning, social science, autonomous vehicles, automated, politics, law, economics, equity, accessibility, public health, safety, workforce development, environment
REU Site: SociomobilityAbstract of Award
Detroit, Michigan
Primary: Jeremy L. Rickli
(313) 577-1752
jlrickli@wayne.edu
Secondary: Yinlun Huang
(313) 577-3771
yhuang@wayne.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Manufacturing, sustainability, lightweight materials manufacturing, energy storage materials, remanufacturing, chemical-energy-water nexus
REU Site: Summer Academy in Sustainable ManufacturingAbstract of Award
University of Michigan
REU Site: Summer Intensive Research Experiences in Neurosicence (SIREN)
Neuroscience Graduate Program
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: R. Keith Duncan
(734) 763-2129
rkduncan@umich.edu
Secondary: Shelly Flagel
(734) 936-2033
sflagel@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, neuroscience, neurobiology, neuroengineering, psychology
Comments: Coordinator: Valerie Smith, vssj@umich.edu, 734-615-1783
REU Site: Summer Intensive Research Experiences in Neurosicence (SIREN)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Professor Myron Campbell
(734) 764-2192
myron@umich.edu
University of Michigan-Dearborn
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Sustainable Energy (U-RISE)
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dearborn, Michigan
Primary: Wencong Su
(313) 593-5314
wencong@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Sustainable energy, power systems, power electronics, renewable energy, smart grid
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Sustainable Energy (U-RISE)Abstract of Award
Hickory Corners, Michigan
Primary: Sarah Evans
(256) 337-2482
evanssa6@msu.edu
Secondary: Fred Janzen
janzenf1@msu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecology, evolution, global change, biology, field, climate
REU Site: Understanding biological responses to global change in a field station communityAbstract of Award
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Dr. Junjie Zhu
(734) 647-7201
junjie@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: High Energy Physics
Comments: International travel to Switzerland; plus support High School Teachers
REU Site: University of Michigan - CERN Research Experience for Undergraduate and High School Teacher ProgramsAbstract of Award
Oakland University
Undergraduate Computer Research (UnCoRe) in Cyber Security
Computer Science and Engineering
Rochester, Michigan
Primary: Hurong Fu
(248) 370-4456
fu@oakland.edu
Secondary: Lunjin Lu
(248) 370-2200
l2lu@oakland.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cybersecurity, Mobile Security, IoT Security, Wireless Security, Privacy, Trust Management
Undergraduate Computer Research (UnCoRe) in Cyber SecurityAbstract of Award
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
University of Michigan REU Site in the Chemical Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Brian P. Coppola
734-764-7329
bcoppola@umich.edu
University of Minnesota
Challenges of the 21st Century
Department of Chemistry
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Nick Erickson
(612) 624-0026
chmlando@umn.edu
Secondary: Steven Kass
(612) 625-7513
kass@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry research, 10 week summer program, open area
Challenges of the 21st CenturyAbstract of Award
University of Minnesota
Molecular Interactions Virtual REU
Chemistry
Virtual, Minnesota
Primary: Jarrod French
mivreu@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, biochemistry, molecular interactions, structure-activity relationships, docking, molecular modeling, online, flexible
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
MRSEC REU Site: Nanomaterials
College of Science & Engineering
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Phil Engen
(612) 626-0798
engen@umn.edu
Secondary: David Blank
(612) 624-0571
blank@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Science and Engineering: Engineered Multiblock Polymers, Organic Optoelectronic Interfaces, Magnetic Heterostructures, Nanoparticle-based Materials, and other projects
Comments: ten-week program to provide research experience, professional development, awareness of materials science and engineering
MRSEC REU Site: NanomaterialsAbstract of Award
University of Minnesota
REU Site in mechanical Engineering :Energy and the Environment(ME)
Mechanical Engineering
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Susan Mantell
(612) 625-0705
umn-me-reu@umn.edu
Secondary: Alex Dausch
(612) 625-5326
adausch@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: mechanical engineering, energy, environment, sustainability, design, Modeling, simulation, experiment, engines, plasmas, solar, materials, sensors, aerosols, manufacturing
REU Site in mechanical Engineering :Energy and the Environment(ME)Abstract of Award
University of MInnesota - Twin Cities
REU Site: Human-Centered Computing for Social Good
Computer Science and Engineering
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Evan Rosenberg
(612) 625-4002
suma@unm.edu
Secondary: Svetlana Yarosh
(612) 624-5599
lana@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: virtual reality, human-robot interaction, social computing, robotics, algorithms, emerging technologies, climate change, implicit bias mitigation
REU Site: Human-Centered Computing for Social GoodAbstract of Award
Minnesota
Primary: Stephen Engel
(612) 625-5571
engel@umn.edu
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Primary: Dr. Karl Wirth
wirth@macalester.edu
Secondary: Dr. Cameron Davidson
cdavidso@carleton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth and Environmental Sciences
Comments: This REU site offers a Gateway research program for rising sophomores and an Advanced research program for rising juniors and seniors.
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Pathways That Broaden and Strengthen the GeosciencesAbstract of Award
University of Minnesota
REU/RET Site: Physics and Astronomy at the University of Minnesota
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Professor Alex Kamenev
(612) 626-0724
kamenev@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Condensed Matter Physics, Particle Physics, Biophysics, High Energy Astrophysics and Cosmology, Space and Planetary Physics, Astronomy and Astrophysics
REU/RET Site: Physics and Astronomy at the University of MinnesotaAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
RTG: Combinatorics and Algebra
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Primary: Victor Reiner
(612) 625-6682
reiner@umn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Combinatorics, commutative algebra, representation theory
RTG: Combinatorics and AlgebraAbstract of Award
University of Mississippi
Ole Miss Physical Chemistry Summer Research Program
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Oxford, Mississippi
Primary: Nathan Hammer
(662) 915-3989
nhammer@olemiss.edu
Secondary: Gregory S. Tschumper
(662) 915-7301
tschumpr@olemiss.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Theory, Spectroscopy, Nanomaterials, Energy, Biophysics
Ole Miss Physical Chemistry Summer Research ProgramAbstract of Award
Starkville, Mississippi
Primary: Hyeona Lim
(662) 325-7142
hlim@math.msstate.edu
Secondary: Torsten Clay
rtc29@msstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials science, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, High performance computing
REU Site: Computational Methods with applications in Materials ScienceAbstract of Award
University of Southern Mississippi
REU SITE: Mapping Freedom in Civil War & Reconstruction-era Mississippi
School of Humanities
Hattiesberg, Mississippi
Primary: Susannah Ural
susanna.ural@usm.edu
Secondary: Beddhu Murali
Research Topics/Keywords: mapping technology, geographic information systems, digital humanities, computer science
REU SITE: Mapping Freedom in Civil War & Reconstruction-era MississippiAbstract of Award
The University of Southern Mississippi
REU Site: Polymer Innovation for a Sustainable Future
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Primary: Anna Patterson
(601) 266-6852
Anna.L.Patterson@usm.edu
Secondary: Prof. Sarah Morgan
sarah.morgan@usm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Design for Recyclability and Degradability; Polymers from Renewable Feedstocks; Enhancing Process Efficiency; Materials for Sustainable Energy
Comments: Interdisciplinary research in materials sustainability with field trips to local industry and national labs.
REU Site: Polymer Innovation for a Sustainable FutureAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Primary: Song Guo
(601) 266-4702
song.guo@usm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Analytical, Inorganic, Organic, Materials, Physical, Computational Chemistry, Biochemistry.
Mississippi State University
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Computational Biology at Mississippi State University
Computer Science and Engineering
Mississippi State, Mississippi
Primary: Andy Perkins
(662) 325-0004
perkins@cse.msstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, computational biology, genomics
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Computational Biology at Mississippi State UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Mississippi State University
REU- INFEWS: Food, Energy and Water Security
Department of Chemistry
Starkville, Mississippi
Primary: Deb Mlsna
(662) 325-3799
dmlsna@chemistry.msstate.edu
Secondary: Todd Mlsna
(662) 325-6744
tmlsna@chemistry.msstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: environmental, bio-fuels, chemistry, water, renewable energy, green chemistry, bio-char
REU- INFEWS: Food, Energy and Water SecurityAbstract of Award
Washington University in St. Louis
Big Data Analytics
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
St. Louis, Missouri
Primary: Douglas Shook
dshook@wustl.edu
Secondary: Sanmay Das
(314) 935-4274
sanmay@wustl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, data science, artificial intelligence, parallel computing for big data, big data in computer vision, computational biology, and multi-agent systems applications
Big Data AnalyticsAbstract of Award
St. Louis, Missouri
Primary: Wendy Applequist
(314) 577-0267
wendy.applequist@mobot.org
Secondary: Monica Carlsen-Krause
(314) 577-5100
monica.carlsen@mobot.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, botany, ecology, conservation, taxonomy, systematics, genetics, evolution, ethnobotany, restoration, pollination, morphology, biodiversity
Comments: Contact Wendy Applequist
REU Site: Botany and Conservation Biology Research at the Missouri Botanical GardenAbstract of Award
Missouri
Primary: Dr. Phil Skemer
rockdeformationreu@gmail.com
Secondary: Dr. Lars Hansen and Dr. Heather Savage
rockdeformationreu@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: Structural Geology, Geophysics, Rock Deformation, Materials Science
Comments: Each cohort will participate in a nine day field course in the Eastern Sierra Nevada, a six week laboratory session at one of eleven US-based rock deformation labs, and a conference session.
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Research Opportunities in Rock DeformationAbstract of Award
Columbia, Missouri
Primary: Reginald Rogers
(573) 882-4103
rerogers@missouri.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Orthopaedic Surgery
Comments: Students will perform research, attend weekly lectures and workshops, and engage with other undergraduate researchers
REU Site: Creative Approaches to Materials Design and ProcessingAbstract of Award
St. Louis, Missouri
Primary: Sona Pandey
(314) 587-1471
spandey@danforthcenter.org
Secondary: Ru Zhang
(314) 587-1451
rzhang@danforthcenter.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, plant biology, biotechnology, genomics, bioinformatics
Comments: Program coordinator: Cathy Kromer, internship@danforthcenter.org
REU Site: Research Experiences in Plant Science at the Danforth CenterAbstract of Award
University of Missouri
REU Site: Summer Research Projects in Neuroscience
College of Arts & Sciences and College of Engineering
Columbia, Missouri
Primary: Satish Nair
(573) 882-2964
nairs@missouri.edu
Secondary: David Schulz
(573) 882-4067
schulzd@missouri.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neuroscience, computational, interdisciplinary, engineering
REU Site: Summer Research Projects in NeuroscienceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Washington University in St. Louis
REU Site: Thermal Management on Multiple Scales
Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
St. Louis, Missouri
Primary: Emily Boyd
(314) 935-6193
ejboyd@wustl.edu
Secondary: J. Mark Meacham
(314) 935-3821
meachamjm@wustl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Thermal management, heat transfer, energy, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering
REU Site: Thermal Management on Multiple ScalesAbstract of Award
University of Missouri - Columbia
Undergraduate Research in Consumer Networking Technologies
Department of Computer Science
Columbia, Missouri
Primary: Prasad Calyam
(573) 882-9747
calyamp@missouri.edu
Secondary: Yi Shang
(573) 884-7794
shangy@missouri.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Software-defined networking/virtualization, visual computing at the network edge, social health networking, body-area sensing and environment recognition
Undergraduate Research in Consumer Networking TechnologiesAbstract of Award
Montana State University
Oberving our World with Light and Sound
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Kevin Repasky
(406) 994-6082
respasky@montana.edu
Secondary: Wataru Nakagawa
(406) 994-5956
nakagawa@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Optics, acoustics, bioengineering, computer engineering, signal processing, remote sensing, sensors
Oberving our World with Light and SoundAbstract of Award
Montana State University
Research Experiences in Cybersecurity Algorithms
Computer Science Department
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Clemente Izurieta
(406) 994-3720
clemente.izurieta@montana.edu
Secondary: Brendan Mumey
(406) 994-7811
brendan.mumey@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cybersecurity algorithms with a focus on software engineering, machine learning, vulnerability analysis, attack detection, network threats, blockchain
Research Experiences in Cybersecurity AlgorithmsAbstract of Award
Montana State University
REU Site: Exploring the Limits of Life - Understanding Biofilms in Extreme Environments
Thermal Biology Institute + Center for Biofilm Engineering
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Brent Peyton
(406) 994-7419
bpeyton@montana.edu
Secondary: Dana Skorupa
(262) 358-0510
dana.skorupa@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Extremophile, Yellowstone, bioengineering, microbiology, biofilm
REU Site: Exploring the Limits of Life - Understanding Biofilms in Extreme EnvironmentsAbstract of Award
Montana State University
REU Site: Microbiology of Low Oxygen Ecosystems (MLOxE) at Montana State
Microbiology & Immunology
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Frank Stewart
(406) 994-2235
frank.stewart@montana.edu
Secondary: Eric Boyd
(406) 994-7046
eric.boyd@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; microbiology; biogeochemistry; environmental science; ecology; evolution; astrobiology; molecular biology; Native American; tribal
Comments: Co-Director and Native student outreach coordinator: Mari Eggers, mari.eggers@montana.edu; Program coordinator: Zoe Pratte, zoe.pratte@montana.edu;
REU Site: Microbiology of Low Oxygen Ecosystems (MLOxE) at Montana StateAbstract of Award
Montana State University
REU Site: Mountains and Minds: Next Generation Chemistry for Materials and Catalysts
Department of Chemistry and Biochemsitry
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Sharon Neufeldt
(406) 994-5692
sharon.neufeldt@montana.edu
Secondary: Nicholas Stadie
(406) 994-7931
nicholas.stadie@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, biochemistry, organic, inorganic, analytical, computational, physical, materials, catalysis, communication
REU Site: Mountains and Minds: Next Generation Chemistry for Materials and CatalystsAbstract of Award
Montana State University
REU Site: Observing our world with light and sound
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Bozeman, Montana, Montana
Primary: Dr. Kevin Repasky
(406) 994-6082
repasky@montana.edu
Secondary: Dr. Wataru Nakagawa
(406) 994-5956
nakagawa@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Optics,Photonics,Imaging,Remote Sensing,Optical Mtls,Acoustics, Soundscapes, Microfab, Nano-Optics, Nanotech., MEMS,Machine Learning,Image Processing,Biomedical Optics,Renewable Energy
REU Site: Observing our world with light and soundAbstract of Award
Montana State University
REU Site: Quantum and Materials Physics
Department of Physics
Bozeman, Montana
Primary: Dr. Brian D'Urso
(406) 994-3456
durso@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Quantum Physics, Materials Physics and Optics
REU Site: Quantum and Materials PhysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Nebraska Lincoln
Digital Legal Research Lab
History
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Dr. Katrina Jagodinsky
(402) 472-2414
kjagodinsky@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Law and Science; Legal Mobilization; Legal Data Encoding and Analysis; History; Political Science
Digital Legal Research LabAbstract of Award
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Mark Griep
(402) 472-3429
mgriep1@unl.edu
Secondary: Peta-Gaye Stara-Clachar
(402) 472-4453
pclachar2@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: organic radicals, medical imaging agents, protein-DNA interactions, enzyme-assisted organic synthesis, catalytic nanoparticles, and drug-protein interactions
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
REU Site: Bioenergy Systems
School of Biological Sciences
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Paul Blum
(402) 472-2769
pblum1@unl.edu
Secondary: Heriberto Cerutti
(402) 472-0247
jcerutti1@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, plant science
REU Site: Bioenergy SystemsAbstract of Award
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
REU Site: Community-Engaged Research for Advancing Health Equity
Department of Psychology, Institute for Ethnic Studies, Minority Health Disparities Initiative
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Arthur "Trey" Andrews
(402) 472-7008
kpatterson2@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Health equity; health disparities; community-engaged
REU Site: Community-Engaged Research for Advancing Health EquityAbstract of Award
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
REU Site: Lasers and Optics
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Dr. Cornelis J. Uiterwaal
(402) 472-9010
cuiterwaal2@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Lasers and Optcs
REU Site: Lasers and OpticsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
REU Site: Training in Redox Biology
Biochemistry
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Donald Becker
(402) 472-9652
dbecker3@unl.edu
Secondary: Julie Stone
(402) 472-4902
jstone2@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Redox biology, biochemistry, oxidative stress, redox signaling and regulation, enzymes, protein structure, molecular biology
Comments: Hannah Kahler/Administrative Assistant/hkahler2@unl.edu
REU Site: Training in Redox BiologyAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Unmanned Systems Foundations and Applications
Computer Science and Engineering Department
Lincoln, Nebraska
Primary: Brittany Duncan
(402) 472-5073
nimbus-reu@unl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Unmanned aerial systems, attitude control of nanosatellites, robots in complex environments, vehicles for atmospheric profiling, asset management during wildfires
Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Unmanned Systems Foundations and ApplicationsAbstract of Award
University of Nevada, Reno
Collaborative Human-Robot Interaction
Computer Science and Engineering
Reno, Nevada
Primary: David Feil-Seifer
(775) 784-6469
dave@cse.unr.edu
Secondary: Emily Hand
(775) 784-6974
ashleyricks@unr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: human computer interaction
Collaborative Human-Robot InteractionAbstract of Award
Reno, Nevada
Primary: Yantao Shen
(775) 784-6918
ytshen@unr.edu
Secondary: Jennifer L Hoy
(775) 784-6049
jhoy@unr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomimetics, Soft Crawling Robots, 3D Printed Soft Robots, Neuro Based Soft Robots, Electroactive Polymers and Applications, Supercoiled Polymer Actuators, Smart Materials Enabled Compliant Devices
REU Site: Biomimetic and Soft Robotics (BioSoRo): from Biological Inspirations to Engineered MechanismsAbstract of Award
Reno, Nevada
Primary: Lei Yang
(775) 682-6872
leiy@unr.edu
Secondary: Fang Yan
fyan@unr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data analytics, big data, smart cities, sensors, decision making,
REU Site: Cross-disciplinary Research Experience for Undergraduates on Big Data Analytics in Smart CitiesAbstract of Award
University of Nevada Las Vegas
REU Site: Mechanisms of Evolution
School of Life Sciences
Las Vegas, Nevada
Primary: Kurt Regner
(702) 895-1071
kurt.regner@unlv.edu
Secondary: Eduardo Robleto
(702) 895-2496
eduardo.robleto@unlv.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Evolution, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Bioinformatics
Comments: Kurt Regner/Eduardo Robleto
REU Site: Mechanisms of EvolutionAbstract of Award
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
REU Site: Smart Cities: Intelligent, Safe, and Secure Mobility
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Las Vegas, Nevada
Primary: Brendan Morris
(702) 774-1480
brendan.morris@unlv.edu
Secondary: Sarah Harris
(702) 895-4518
sarah.harris@unlv.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Smart cities, intelligent transportation systems, connected and autonomous vehicles, V2X communication, IoT, deep learning, machine learning, AI, electrical eng., computer eng., computer science
REU Site: Smart Cities: Intelligent, Safe, and Secure MobilityAbstract of Award
Piscataway, New Jersey
Primary: Lazaros Gallos
(848) 445-0075
lgallos@dimacs.rutgers.edu
Secondary: David Pennock
(848) 445-5931
dpennock@dimacs.rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Discrete mathematics, computer science, algorithms, computer science theory, complexity, data science, cyber security, statistics, biomathematics, biomedical applications
DIMACS REU in Algorithms from Foundations to ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Princeton, New Jersey
Primary: Professor Phuan Ong
(609) 258-4347
npo@princeton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: electronic materials, molecular interfaces, self-assembly, nanostructures
Comments: The MRSEC conducts a summer REU program.
Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)Abstract of Award
Rutgers University
Research Internships in Ocean Sciences
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Primary: Dr. Josh Kohut
(848) 932-3496
kohut@marine.rutgers.edu
Secondary: Olaf Jensen
ojensen@marine.rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine and estuarine science, oceanography, ecology, fish biology, geophysics, remote sensing, microbiology, geochemistry
Comments: The application website is available in December and the deadline for applications is usually mid-February.
Research Internships in Ocean SciencesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
REU Site: Advanced Materials at Rutgers Engineering
Piscataway, New Jersey
Primary: Professor Meenakshi Dutt
(848) 445-5612
meenakshi.dutt@rutgers.edu
Secondary: Professor Deirdre O'Carroll
ocarroll@rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanomaterials, Hybrid Soft Materials, Patterned Surfaces, Glasses, Inorganic Polymers, Advanced Ceramic Composites
REU Site: Advanced Materials at Rutgers EngineeringAbstract of Award
Glassboro, New Jersey
Primary: Mary Staehle, Ph.D
(856) 256-5338
staehle@rowan.edu
Secondary: Mark Byrne, Ph.D
(856) 256-5773
byrnem@rowan.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomedical Engineering,Biomaterials Engineering,Bionanotechnology,Medical Devices,Pharmaceutical Engineering&Therapeutics,Nanomanufacturing, Regenerative Medicine,Transcriptomics,Mechanobiology
REU Site: Biomedical Materials, Devices, Therapeutics, and Emerging FrontiersAbstract of Award
Newark, New Jersey
Primary: Omowunmi Sadik
(973) 596-2833
sadik@njit.edu
Secondary: Kevin Belfield
(973) 596-3676
belfield@njit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosensors, BioSMART, Materials, biorecognition and protein engineering, sensor designs, environmental applications and biosciences
Comments: Ms. Genti Price, 973-596-3371; genti.m.price@njit.edu
REU Site: BioSensor Materials for Advanced Research and Technology (BioSMART) at the Environment/Biotechnology NexusAbstract of Award
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
REU Site: Cellular Bioengineering --From Biomaterials to Stem Cells
Biomedical Engineering/School of Engineering
Piscataway, New Jersey
Primary: David I. Shreiber
(848) 445-6589
celleng@soe.rutgers.edu
Secondary: Linda Johnson
(848) 445-6869
lindalj@rci.rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, drug delivery, imaging, translational research, innovation, entrepreneurship, MEMS, biomaterials, stem cells, bioengineering, biomedical engineering
REU Site: Cellular Bioengineering --From Biomaterials to Stem CellsAbstract of Award
Princeton University, New Jersey
Primary: Bridgett vonHoldt
(609) 258-7021
vonholdt@Princeton.EDU
Secondary: Jannette Carey
(609) 258-1631
jcarey@princeton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, mathematics, incarceration
REU Site: Computational Biology Research, Gateway to STEMAbstract of Award
Rutgers University Newark
REU Site: Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability in Newark, NJ
Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Newark, New Jersey
Primary: Dr. Ashaki Rouff
(973) 353-2511
Ashaki.Rouff@rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental Sciences: Earth Sciences, Ecology, Environmental Geophysics, Soils, Environmental Geochemistry/BioGeochemistry
REU Site: Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability in Newark, NJAbstract of Award
Montclair, New Jersey
Primary: Bharath K. Samanthula
(973) 655-5161
samanthulab@montclair.edu
Secondary: Boxiang Dong,
(973) 655-4093
Research Topics/Keywords: cyber security, machine learning, cryptography, social networks, program vulnerabilities, bots, large scale computing, robot control,
REU Site: Enhancing Undergraduate Research Experiences in Cybersecurity and Privacy-Enhanced TechnologiesAbstract of Award
Princeton University
REU Site: Molecular Biophysics
Molecular Biology
Princeton, New Jersey
Primary: Jannette Carey
(609) 258-1631
jcarey@princeton.edu
Secondary: Istvan Pelczer
(609) 258-2342
ipelczer@princeton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Molecular Biology, international, Czech Republic, biophysics
Comments: Contact: Kuri T. Chacko, chacko@princeton.edu
REU Site: Molecular BiophysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry, International Science and Engineering
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
REU Site: Physics and Astronomy at Rutgers- the On0Ramp at Exit 9
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Piscataway, New Jersey
Primary: Dr. Andrew Baker
(848) 445-8887
ajbaker@physics.rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear Physics, High Energy Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and Astronomy
REU Site: Physics and Astronomy at Rutgers- the On0Ramp at Exit 9Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Princeton University
REU Site: Princeton Neuroscience Institute Summer Internship Program
Princeton Neuroscience Institute
Princeton, New Jersey
Primary: Jonathan Cohen
(609) 258-2696
jdc@princeton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neuroscience, psychology, molecular biology, cognitive science
Comments: Program Director: Ed Clayton (ec12@princeton.edu)
REU Site: Princeton Neuroscience Institute Summer Internship ProgramAbstract of Award
New Jersey
Primary: Hyomin Kim
(973) 596-5844
hmkim@njit.edu
Secondary: Bin Chen
(973) 596-3565
bin.chen@njit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: space weather, heliophysics, big data
REU Site: Solar, Terrestrial, and Space Weather Sciences at New Jersey Institute of TechnologyAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Hoboken, New Jersey
Primary: Pinar Akcora
(201) 216-5060
pakcora@stevens.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: energy, materials, bioengineering, sustainability
REU/RET Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Sustainable Energy and BioengineeringAbstract of Award
New Mexico State University
BIGDatA - Big Data Analytics for Cyber-physical Systems
Computer Science Department
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Primary: Huiping Cao
(575) 646-4600
hcao@nmsu.edu
Secondary: Tuan Le
(575) 646-3723
tuanle@nmsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Big data, machine learning, data mining, data sciences, cyber-physical systems (CPS), smart grids, smart homes, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), wireless sensor networks, CPS security, visualization
BIGDatA - Big Data Analytics for Cyber-physical SystemsAbstract of Award
New Mexico State University and University of Texas-El Paso
Collaborative Site Program on Immigration Policy and US-Mexico Border Communities
Department of Government, New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Primary: Dr. Neil Harvey
(575) 646-4935
nharvey@nmsu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Jeremy Slack
(915) 747-6530
jmslack@utep.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: immigration policy; US-Mexico border policy; social science research methods; community-based participatory research; asylum
Collaborative Site Program on Immigration Policy and US-Mexico Border CommunitiesAbstract of Award
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech)
Intelligent Energetic Systems Engineering (INTENSE) REU
Mechanical Engineering
Socorro, New Mexico
Primary: Dr. Michael Hargather
(575) 835-5326
michael.hargather@nmt.edu
Secondary: Dr. David Grow
(575) 835-5109
david.grow@nmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Energetic materials, robotics, mechanical engineering, shock waves, compressible flow, haptics, smart materials, impact dynamics, shock physics, high speed, propulsion, explosive engineering
Intelligent Energetic Systems Engineering (INTENSE) REUAbstract of Award
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Primary: Cristopher Moore
moore@santafe.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational modeling, data analysis, simulation, machine learning, theorem proofs, algorithms, network theory, statistics
REU Site: Computational and Mathematical Modeling of Complex SystemsAbstract of Award
San Acacia, New Mexico
Primary: Scott Collins
(505) 325-6303
scollins@sevilleta.unm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, aridland ecology, biodiversity, plants, birds, arthropods, lizards, climate variability, fire, primary production, soils, population dynamics
Comments: Program Coordinator Stephanie Baker srbaker@unm.edu
REU Site: Population, community and ecosystem dynamics in the northern Chihuahuan DesertAbstract of Award
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates - Emerging Issues in Cybersecurity
Computer Science and Engineering
Socorro, New Mexico
Primary: Jun Zheng
(575) 835-6182
jun.zheng@nmt.edu
Secondary: Subhasish Mazumdar
mazumdar@nmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: cybersecurity, malware detection, machine learning, botnet detection, access control, privacy-preserving location-based services, secure data logging, semantic attacks
University of New Mexico
REU Site: University of New Mexico Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Primary: Dr. Richard J. Rand
(505) 277-2073
physreu@unm.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astronomy (Quantum Information, Particle Physics, Optical Sciences, Biophysics, Astrophysics and Geophysics)
REU Site: University of New Mexico Department of Physics and AstronomyAbstract of Award
Buffalo, New York
Primary: Jason Benedict
(716) 645-4276
jbb6@buffalo.edu
Secondary: Tim Cook
(716) 645-4327
trcook@buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Research, Career Development, Industrial, Social media, Chemistry
Chemistry 360 degrees: A Comprehensive Research and Career Development Experience @UBChemistryAbstract of Award
University of Rochester
Chemistry Research for Medicine and Energy
Department of Chemistry
Rochester, New York
Primary: Professor Rudi Fasan
URchemREU@ur.rochester.edu
Secondary: Professor David McCamant
Research Topics/Keywords: Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Nanomaterials, Catalysis, Spectroscopy, Photochemistry, Sustainability
Chemistry Research for Medicine and EnergyAbstract of Award
New York
Primary: Karen Wolford
(315) 312-4013
karen.wolford@oswego.edu
University of Rochester
Computational Methods for Understanding Music, Media, and Minds
Goergen Institute for Data Science
Rochester, New York
Primary: Ajay Anand
(585) 276-3149
gids-reu@rochester.edu
Secondary: Lisa Altman
(585) 275-5288
lisa.altman@rochester.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, audio engineering, data science, computer vision, music
Computational Methods for Understanding Music, Media, and MindsAbstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Frank Wise
(607) 255-1486
fww1@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Interdisciplinary Materials Research for Undergraduates
Cornell Center for Materials Research - MRSECAbstract of Award
State University of New York at Buffalo
Environmental Engineering Solutions for Pollution Prevention
Civil, Structural , and Environmental Engineering
Buffalo, New York
Primary: John D. Atkinson
(716) 645-4001
AtkJDW@buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Chemical Engineering, Sustainability, Pollution Prevention, Air Pollution, Water Pollution
Environmental Engineering Solutions for Pollution PreventionAbstract of Award
State University of New York at Buffalo
Environmental Engineering Solutions for Pollution Prevention (EESPP)
Environmental Engineering
Buffalo, New York
Primary: Dr. John D. Atkinson
(716) 645-4001
AtkJDW@buffalo.edu
Secondary: Dr. Alan Rabideau
(716) 645-4003
rabideau@buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Environmental Engineering, Sustainability, Pollution, Remediation, Water Treatment, Air Pollution, Water Pollution, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Geology, Great Lakes, Interdisciplinary
Environmental Engineering Solutions for Pollution Prevention (EESPP)Abstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Katja Nowack
(607) 255-1486
kcn34@cornell.edu
New York, New York
Primary: Jeff DeMars
(212) 854-1890
jld2197@columbia.edu
Secondary: Vanessa Giardino
(212) 854-1890
vg2318@columbia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials science and engineering, interdisciplinary research in physics, chemistry, applied physics, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, materials engineering and electrical engineering
MRSEC: Columbia Center for Precision Assembly of Superstratic and Superatomic SolidsAbstract of Award
Buffalo, New York
Primary: Dr. T. Sabanayagam
(716) 645-2114
theva@eng.buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Earthquake; Structural, Geotechnical, Electrical and Computer Engineering; GIS Applications; Hazard Related Economics and Social Sciences
Comments: REU/ERC
Hobart & William Smith Colleges and Plymouth State University
Northeast Partnership for Atmospheric & Related Sciences (NEPARS)
New York
Primary: Nick Metz
nmetz@hws.edu
Secondary: Jason Cordeira
j_cordeira@plymouth.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: mesoscale, synoptic, paleoclimate, weather
Northeast Partnership for Atmospheric & Related Sciences (NEPARS)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Ithaca, New York
Primary: James Overhiser
(607) 255-2198
jlo34@cornell.edu
Secondary: Jasmine Harris
(410) 516-2826
jharris@jhu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Material science, materials discovery, bulk crystal growth, thin film synthesis, electron microscopy, theory
PARADIM Materials Innovation PlatformAbstract of Award
SUNY at Stony Brook
REU Site for Nanotechnology in Health, Energy and the Environment
Materials Science and Engineering
Stoney Brook, New York
Primary: Gary P. Halada
(631) 632-8526
ghalada@notes.cc.sunysb.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Engineering Sub-field: Nanotechnology
REU Site for Nanotechnology in Health, Energy and the EnvironmentAbstract of Award
New York University
REU Site in Chemical Biology at NYU
Chemistry
New York, New York
Primary: Paramjit Arora
(212) 998-8470
arora@nyu.edu
Secondary: Daniela Buccella
(212) 998-7941
dbuccella@nyu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: NYU, Chemical Biology, REU
REU Site in Chemical Biology at NYUAbstract of Award
University of Rochester
REU Site in Physics, Astrophysics and Optics at Rochester
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Rochester, New York
Primary: Connie Jones
(585) 275-5306
connie@pas.rochester.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics: Astrophysics, Optics, Particle Physics, Cosmology and Particle Astrophysics, Optics: Quantum Optics, Condensed Matter and Plasma Physics.
REU Site in Physics, Astrophysics and Optics at RochesterAbstract of Award
New York City, New York
Primary: Sevinc Ercan
(212) 992-9518
se71@nyu.edu
Secondary: Esteban Mazzoni
(212) 998-9564
eom204@nyu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: "biosciences, genomics, systems biology, bioinformatics developmental biology, evolution, plant science, gene regulation, chromatin"
Comments: email surp.biology@nyu.edu for any questions
REU Site in Quantitative Biological ResearchAbstract of Award
Potsdam, New York
Primary: James Greene
(315) 268-4074
jgreene@clarkson.edu
Secondary: Susan Bailey
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematical Biology, Dynamical Systems, Applied Topology, Control Theory, Uncertainty Quantification, Machine Learning, Cell Biology, Evolution, Toxicology
REU Site: Mathematical Biology Team Science (MBioTS) Research for Undergraduates (REU) Program at Clarkson UniversityAbstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Monica Wesley
(607) 255-4952
CLASSE-REU@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Accelerator Physics and Synchrotron Radiation research, Microwave Superconductivity, Beam Physics and Photoemission.
REU Site: Accelerator Physics and Synchrotron Radiation ScienceAbstract of Award
Borough of Manhattan Community College , The City University of New York
REU Site: Advancing Undergraduate Research Among Minorities in Plant Biology Enrolled in an Urban Community College
Science Department
New York, New York
Primary: Adolfina Koroch
(212) 220-8000
akoroch@bmcc.cuny.edu
Secondary: Alexander Gosslau
(212) 220-8000
agosslau@bmcc.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: natural extracts, biological activity, antioxidants, gene regulation, oxidative stress, bioscience
REU Site: Advancing Undergraduate Research Among Minorities in Plant Biology Enrolled in an Urban Community CollegeAbstract of Award
Syracuse, New York
Primary: Karin Ruhlandt-Senge
(315) 443-1306
kruhland@syr.edu
Secondary: Michael Sponsler
(315) 443-4880
sponsler@syr.edu
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Patricia Fernandez de Castro
pf46@cornell.edu
Secondary: Alexander Hayes
hayes@astro.cornell.edu
Stony Brook, New York
Primary: Navid Vafael-Najafabadi
(631) 632-2023
navid.vafael.najafabadi@stonybrook.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Astronomy, Experiment, Theory, Computational Astrophysics, Condensed Matter, Accelerator, Nuclear, High Energy Physics, AMO, Theoretical Cosmology and the Laser Teaching Center.
REU Site: Broadening Undergraduate Research Participation in Physics and Astronomy at Stony Brook UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Brooklyn, New York
Primary: Tony Wilson
(718) 951-5000
twilson@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Secondary: Brett Branco
(718) 951-5000
bbranco@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, climate adaptation, environmental science, resilience, sustainability, urban ecology
Comments: Program contact: buee@brooklyn.cuny.edu
REU Site: Brooklyn Urban Ecology and Environment Program (BUEE)Abstract of Award
New York, New York
Primary: Chiye Aoki
(212) 998-3929
ca3@nyu.edu
Secondary: Margarita Kaplow
(212) 998-3943
surp@cns.nyu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neuroscience, neural science, computational, brain, behavior, mental health, neurobiology, psychology, neurology, psychiatry, psychophysics
REU Site: Center for Neural Science Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)Abstract of Award
Cornell Tech/ Columbia University
REU Site: Collaborative: Making Augmented and Virtual Reality Accessible
computer science
New York, New York
Primary: Shiri Azenkot
(646) 971-3733
shiri.azenkot@cornell.edu
Secondary: Brian Smith
(212) 853-8455
brian@cs.columbia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Making Augmented and Virtual Reality Accessible
Comments: Cornell Tech and Columbia University (Collaborative Award). Grant numbers: Columbia 2051053; Cornell Tech: 2051060
REU Site: Collaborative: Making Augmented and Virtual Reality AccessibleAbstract of Award
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Computational Sensing for Human-centered AI
Department of Computer Science and College of Liberal Arts
Rochester, New York
Primary: Cecilia Ovesdotter Alm
(585) 536-7539
coagla@rit.edu
Secondary: Reynold Bailey
(585) 966-9220
rjb@cs.rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Collection, fusion, inference modeling, and visualization of multimodal human data; AI experimentation on modestly-sized, inclusive, fair, and representative datasets; human-attuned AI
REU Site: Computational Sensing for Human-centered AIAbstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Melanie - Claire Mallison
(607) 254-4858
mallison@cnf.cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI)
REU Site: Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility (CNF)Abstract of Award
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
REU Site: CSHL NSF-REU Bioinformatics and Computational Neuroscience Summer Undergraduate Program
Watson School of Biological Sciences
Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Primary: Christopher Hammell
(516) 367-5207
chammell@cshl.edu
Secondary: Monn Monn Myat
(516) 367-6890
myat@cshl.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences: computational biology, bioinformatics, genomics, neuroscience
Comments: Program coordinater: Kimberly Creteur, kcreteur@cshl.edu, urpadmin@cshl.edu
REU Site: CSHL NSF-REU Bioinformatics and Computational Neuroscience Summer Undergraduate ProgramAbstract of Award
Stony Brook University
REU Site: Data + Computing = Discovery
Institute for Advanced Computational Science
Stony Brook, New York
Primary: Matt Reuter
(631) 632-2343
matthew.reuter@stonybrook.edu
Secondary: Alan Calder
(631) 632-1176
alan.calder@stonybrook.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational and Data Science, High Performance Computing, Machine Learning, Computer Science, Engineering, Materials Science, Neurobiology, Chemistry, Physics, Digital Arts, Linguistics.
REU Site: Data + Computing = DiscoveryAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Buffalo, New York
Primary: Bill Bauer
(716) 898-8620
wjbauer@buffalo.edu
Secondary: Erik Einarsson
erikeina@buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials Research, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Materials Informatics, Interdisciplinary Research
REU site: Data-driven Materials DesignAbstract of Award
Binghamton, New York
Primary: Caitlin Light
(607) 777-5523
clight@binghamton.edu
Secondary: Karin Sauer
(607) 777-3157
ksauer@binghamton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Biofilms, Microbiology, Bacteriology, Molecular Biology
REU Site: Early Collaborative Research Experience in Microbial Biofilm Development, Resistance, & Community StructureAbstract of Award
Rochester, New York
Primary: Darren Narayan
(585) 475-2514
dansma@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Graph Theory, Dynamical Systems
Comments: Renewal of previously funded REU sites #0552418, #1062128, #1358583, and #1659075.
REU Site: Extremal Graph Theory and Dynamical Systems at RITAbstract of Award
Bermuda - all activities take place in Bermuda, New York
Primary: Audrey Pope
(441) 297-1880
audrey.pope@bios.edu
Secondary: Dr. Andrew Peters
(441) 297-1880
andrew.peters@bios.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: oceanography, marine science, coral reef ecology, atmospheric science, biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, chemistry, physics, geology, ecology
Comments: This REU program is conducted during the FALL SEMESTER and takes place entirely at BIOS in Bermuda. Online applications are due by May 31 each year.
REU Site: Fall Semester Student Research in Oceanography and Marine Science at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean SciencesAbstract of Award
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
REU Site: Frontier Technologies in Biometrics and Authentication
Computer science and engineering
Buffalo, New York
Primary: Wenyao Xu
(716) 654-4748
wenyaoxu@buffalo.edu
Secondary: Zhanpeng.lin
(716) 645-1601
zjin@buffalo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biometrics, Cybersecurity, Machine Learning
REU Site: Frontier Technologies in Biometrics and AuthenticationAbstract of Award
Clarkson University
REU Site: High Performance Computing with Engineering Applications
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Potsdam, New York
Primary: Daqing Hou
(315) 268-7675
dhou@clarkson.edu
Secondary: Yu Liu
(315) 268-6510
yuliu@clarkson.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: High Performance Computing, Parallel and Distributed Computing, Computer Architecture, Computing Performance Optimization, Engineering Applications, Mathematical Modeling, Algorithm Development
REU Site: High Performance Computing with Engineering ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Rochester, New York
Primary: Marvin M. Doyley
(585) 275-3774
ece-reu@rochester.edu
Secondary: Linda Weidman
(585) 275-5225
linda.weidman@rochester.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: big data imaging, biological imaging, biomedical engineering computational imaging, computational imaging, computer science,
Comments: electrical engineering, medical imaging, optical imaging, ultrasonic imaging
REU Site: Imaging in Medicine and Biology for Underrepresented Minorities at the University of RochesterAbstract of Award
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Imaging in the Physical Sciences
Center for Imaging Science
Rochester, New York
Primary: Roger Dube
(585) 475-5836
rdube@cis.rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Imaging, Astronomy, Hyper-Spectral Imaging, Remote Sensing, Optical Systems, Medical Imaging and Historical document presentation
REU Site: Imaging in the Physical SciencesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Lehman College of CUNY
REU Site: Integrated Design of Materials (IDM) in New York City (IDMinNYC)
Bronx, New York
Primary: Donna McGregor
(718) 960-8753
donna.mcgregor@lehman.cuny.edu
Secondary: Gustavo Lopez
Gustavo.lopez1@lehman.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, engineering, physics, materials, electronics, energy, drug delivery, sensor technology, self-assembly
Comments: Students will spend 10 weeks doing research at a consortium of campuses at the City University of New York (CUNY), namely Lehman College, City College, Brooklyn College and the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center.
REU Site: Integrated Design of Materials (IDM) in New York City (IDMinNYC)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
New York
Primary: Laura Rabin
(718) 951-5622
lrabin@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Syracuse, New York
Primary: Karen Low
(315) 443-3544
kplow@syr.edu
Secondary: Shikha Nangia
snangia@syr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Functional/Responsive Materials, Tissue Engineering, Polymers, Molec. Modeling, Mechanobiology, Stem Cell Based Therapies, Biomater. Composites, Cell/Mater. Interactions, 3D Biofab./Bioprint.
Comments: Undergrads majoring in following disciplines are invited to apply: Engineering, Chemistry, Biology or Physics with an interest in Biomaterials Science
REU Site: Interactive BiomaterialsAbstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Theodore Galanthay
(607) 274-3460
tgalanthay@ithaca.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics, dynamical systems
REU Site: Ithaca College REU in Dynamical SystemsAbstract of Award
Mercy College and Albert Einstein College of Medicine
REU Site: Mercy College - Albert Einstein Department of Neuroscience
Natural Sciences
Dobbs Ferry, New York
Primary: Juan Bruses
(914) 674-7379
jbruses@mercy.edu
Secondary: Jose Pena
(718) 430-4088
jose.pena@einstein.yu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, neuroscience, cellular and molecular biology, genetics, neurophysiology, bioinformatics, neural development, neural plasticity, animal behavior and neuroimaging
REU Site: Mercy College - Albert Einstein Department of NeuroscienceAbstract of Award
Cornell University
REU Site: Microbial Friends & Foes
Cornell Institute of Host-Microbe Interactions and Disease
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Teresa Pawlowska
(607) 254-8726
tep8@cornell.edu
Secondary: Tory Hendry
(607) 255-1950
th572@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; host-microbe interactions; ecology; evolution; genomics; molecular biology
Comments: Esther Angert (era23@cornell.edu); Lisa M. Marsh (lmm266@cornell.edu)
REU Site: Microbial Friends & FoesAbstract of Award
Cornell University
REU site: Molecular Biology and Genetics of Cell Signaling
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Kelly (Jun) Liu
(607) 255-8942
JL53@cornell.edu
Secondary: Tim Huffaker
(607) 255-9947
JL53@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, cell biology, biochemistry, biophysics, genetics, development, genomics
Comments: The administrative manager of this program is Jennifer Robinson, Senior Director, Dept. of MBG, jsr282@cornell.edu
REU site: Molecular Biology and Genetics of Cell SignalingAbstract of Award
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Research on Student Success in STEM at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Science and Math Education Research Collaborative
Rochester, New York
Primary: Kate Wright
(585) 475-4669
lkwsbi@rit.edu
Secondary: Dina Newman
(585) 475-4882
dlwsbi@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: STEM Education, Biology Education, Physics Education, Math Education, Engineering Education, Chemistry Education, Communication Education, Education Research
Comments: The overarching goal of our REU program is to grow the community of STEM Education Researchers who will implement practices that promote learning and success of all STEM students. Students in our program will participate in cutting edge STEM Education Research that will contribute to the field of STEM student success.
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Research on Student Success in STEM at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)Abstract of Award
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Multimessenger Astrophysics
School of Mathematical Sciences
Rochester, New York
Primary: Joshua Faber
(585) 475-5115
jafsma@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, Electromagnetic Astrophysics, Scientific Computing
REU Site: Multimessenger AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Multimessenger Astrophysics
Rochester, New York
Primary: Joshua Faber
jafsma@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, Electromagnetic Astrophysics, Scientific Computing
Albany, New York
Primary: Randall Morse
(518) 486-3116
randall.morse@health.ny.gov
Secondary: Matthew Kohn
(518) 474-6196
matthew.kohn@health.ny.gov
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, collaborative research, molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, structural biology, computational biology, bioinformatics
Comments: please contact us at (518)-474-6196, reu@health.ny.gov
REU Site: Networked Projects in Cell and Molecular Biology at the Wadsworth CenterAbstract of Award
Columbia University, Nevis Labs
REU Site: Nevis Labs, Columbia University for Summers 2020-2022
Department of Physics
New York, New York
Primary: John Parsons
(914) 591-2820
parsons@nevis.columbia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics with subareas Experimental High Energy and Experimental Astroparticle Physics
REU Site: Nevis Labs, Columbia University for Summers 2020-2022Abstract of Award
New York, New York
Primary: Adam Sheffer
(646) 312-4021
Adam.Sheffer@baruch.cuny.edu
Secondary: Pablo Soberón
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics - with a focus on discrete mathematics
REU Site: New York City Discrete Mathematics REUAbstract of Award
Boyce Thompson Institute and Cornell University
REU Site: Plant Genome Research
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Georg Jander
(607) 254-1365
gj32@cornell.edu
Secondary: Margaret Frank
(607) 255-1734
mhf47@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, plant, genomics, genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, bioinformatics, maize, tomato, Arabidopsis
Comments: More information can be obtained by contacting the program coordinator, Delanie Sickler, at pgrp-outreach@cornell.edu or 607-252-6566.
REU Site: Plant Genome ResearchAbstract of Award
CUNY York College
REU Site: Queens Experiences in Discrete Mathematics (QED)
New York
Primary: Rishi Nath
(718) 262-2535
rnath@york.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main field: Discrete Mathematics; Sub-fields: Partition Theory, Algebraic Combinatorics, Automata Theory, Formal Language Theory
REU Site: Queens Experiences in Discrete Mathematics (QED)Abstract of Award
Binghamton, New York
Primary: Jeffrey Mativetsky
energyREU@binghamton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Energy generation, energy storage, energy materials, solar cells, batteries, mechanical energy harvesting, heat transfer, catalysis, experiment, modeling, interdisciplinary, industry collaboration
REU Site: Renewable Energy Generation and StorageAbstract of Award
City College of New York
REU Site: Research and Training in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biodesign (B3) for Undergraduates
Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering
New York, New York
Primary: David Jeruzalmi
(212) 650-6062
dj@ccny.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, biochemistry, biophysics, biodesign
REU Site: Research and Training in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biodesign (B3) for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
New York
Primary: Oyewole Oyekoya
oyewole.oyekoya@hunter.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Immersive 3D Visualization, Virtual, Augmented or Mixed Reality
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Immersive 3D VisualizationAbstract of Award
Bayside, New York
Primary: Dr. Kimberly Riegel
(718) 631-6312
kriegel@qcc.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics (Astronomy, Biophysics and Acoustics).
REU Site: Research Experiences for Community College Students in Physics and AstronomyAbstract of Award
New York Institute of Technology
REU Site: Research on Security of Mobile Devices and Wireless Networks at NYIT
College of Engineering and Computing Sciences
New York, New York
Primary: Sertac Artan
(212) 261-1732
nartan@nyit.edu
Secondary: Ziqian (Cecilia) Dong
(646) 273-6129
ziqian.dong@nyit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: mobile device and wireless network security including active authentication, biometrics, cryptography, botnets, emotional analysis, mobile malware, privacy, medical data and vehicular security
REU Site: Research on Security of Mobile Devices and Wireless Networks at NYITAbstract of Award
Renssaeler Polytechnic Institute
REU Site: Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate in Physics
Department of Physics
Troy, New York
Primary: Peter D. Persons
(518) 276-2934
persap@rpi.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Applied Physics and Astronomy
Comments: This project was co-funded the first year with DMR.
REU Site: Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate in PhysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
New York, New York
Primary: Cheryl Hayashi
(212) 769-5073
chayashi@amnh.org
Secondary: John Flynn
(212) 769-5806
dean-rggs@amnh.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, phylogeny, systematics, evolution, conservation, paleontology, neontology, museum, invertebrate, vertebrate, genomics, morphology
Comments: Additional contact: Maria Rios mrios@amnh.org
REU SITE: Systematics, Evolution and Conservation for the 21st CenturyAbstract of Award
Millbrook, New York
Primary: Alan Berkowitz
(845) 677-7600
berkowitza@caryinstitute.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, ecology, environmental, conservation, plant, soils
Comments: Please send inquiries to: caryreu@caryinstitute.org
REU Site: Translational Ecology for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
New York, New York
Primary: Jaihyun Park
(646) 312-3806
jaihyun.park@baruch.cuny.edu
Secondary: Charles Scherbaum
(646) 312-3807
charles.scherbaum@baruch.cuny.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Social Cognition, I/O Psychology, Human Development, Clinical Psychology, Data Analysis, Applied Psychological Science
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Basic and Applied Science of PsychologyAbstract of Award
NY, New York
Primary: Michael Sponsler
(315) 443-4880
sponsler@syr.edu
Secondary: April LePage
(315) 443-4109
amlepage@syr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, biochemistry, organic, inorganic, physical, analytical, materials, theoretical
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Chemistry at Syracuse UniversityAbstract of Award
Clarkson University
The ASET-REU program at Clarckson University
Department of Biology, Department of Engineering
Potsdam, New York
Primary: Dr. Alan D. Christian
aset-reu@clarkson.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Aquatic Science, Aquatic resource engineering, Watershed ecology, Nitrate Reduction in Wastewater,Great Lake water quality, St. Lawrence River
The ASET-REU program at Clarckson UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Biological Sciences
Greenville, North Carolina
Primary: Stephaine George
(252) 737-2826
georgs@ecu.edu
Secondary: Zachary Domire
(252) 737-4564
domirez@ecu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomedical Engineering, Bioengineering, Biomechanics, Motor Control, Biomaterials, Stimulation, Imaging, Virtual/Augmented Reality, Modeling, Computational Modeling, Leadership, Communication Skills
Comments: Collaborative program across four colleges and six departments including engineering, kinesiology, Physical therapy, and Physics. BME-SIM welcomes both community college students and undergraduate students in all STEM majors. The BME-SIM program seeks to foster an environment where all students can be their authentic self and both learning and living occurs in an atmosphere of mutual respect in pu
Biomedical Engineering in Stimulations, Imaging, and Modeling (BME-SIM)Abstract of Award
Charlotte, North Carolina
Primary: Ronda Bibbs
(704) 378-1006
rbibbs@jcsu.edu
North Carolina
Primary: Joseph Ewoodzie
(704) 894-3094
joewoodzie@davidson.edu
North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Tom Schultz
(252) 504-7641
tom.schultz@duke.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine biology, sensory biology, behavior, ecotoxicology, genetics, coastal systems
Comments: Deadline: February 15 annually
Duke University Marine Laboratory REU site: Research in estuarine and coastal marine systemsAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Elon Ison
(919) 513-4376
eaison@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Elena Jakubikova
(919) 515-1808
ejakubi@ncsu.edu
Charlotte, North Carolina
Primary: David Wilson
(704) 687-8585
davils@uncc.edu
Secondary: Heather Lipford
(704) 687-8376
heather.lipford@uncc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things, makerspace, human computer interaction, visualization, security, networking
Making Future Communities:Infrastructure and Interaction Design for Cyber-Physical SystemsAbstract of Award
North Carolina A&T State University
REU Site: A multisite REU in Synthetic Biology
Departments of Biology, Chemistry and Computational Science & Engineering
Greensboro, North Carolina
Primary: Robert Newman
(336) 285-2189
rhnewman@ncat.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Synthetic Biology, Cell Signaling, Molecular Biology, Computational Biology
Comments: co-PI: Greg Goins, 336-285-2191, gdgoins@ncat.edu Dukka Kc, 336-285-3210, dbkc@ncat.edu Ming Dong, 336-285-2234, mdong@ncat.edu
REU Site: A multisite REU in Synthetic BiologyAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Joshua Heitman
josh_heitman@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, physics, microbiology, ecology, geology, hydrology, soils
REU Site: Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training (BESST)Abstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Carlos Goller
(919) 513-4135
ccgoller@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Robert Kelly
(919) 513-6396
rmkelly@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, sequencing, bioinformatics, microbiology, virology, neuroscience, epigenetics
REU Site: BIoTechnology Sequencing-based Undergraduate Research Experience (BIT SURE)Abstract of Award
University of North Carolina at Asheville
REU Site: Climate Change Science, Impacts and Resilience
Department of Atmospheric Science
Asheville, North Carolina
Primary: Chris Hennon
(828) 232-5159
chennon@unca.edu
Secondary: Rebecca Helm
(828) 251-6444
rhelm1@unca.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Biological Sciences, Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences
REU Site: Climate Change Science, Impacts and ResilienceAbstract of Award
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University, North Carolina State University
REU SITE: Collaborative Research: Nanoscale Detectives -- Elucidating the Structure and Dynamics of Hybrid Perovskite Systems
Chemistry, Applied Physical Sciences, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Materials Scienc
Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Phillip Strader
(919) 515-9597
phillip_strader@ncsu.edu
Secondary: James Cahoon
(919) 962-3386
jfcahoon@unc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials science, chemistry, physics, nanoscience, hybrid perovskite, solar energy, photovoltaic,
Comments: solar cell, photodetector, laser, theory, semiconductor, cleanroom, microscopy, fabrication, spectroscopy, nanocrystal 2050764 (UNC), 2050841 (Duke), 2050900 (NCSU)
REU SITE: Collaborative Research: Nanoscale Detectives -- Elucidating the Structure and Dynamics of Hybrid Perovskite SystemsAbstract of Award
North Carolina
Primary: John M Blondin
john_blondin@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Katherine J Mack
kmack@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, computational astrophysics, undergraduate students, high-energy astrophysics.
REU Site: Computational and Data Science in AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
REU Site: Data Science and Crime Analytics
North Carolina
Primary: Michael Turner
(704) 687-1888
mgturner@uncc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data Science and Crime Analytics
REU Site: Data Science and Crime AnalyticsAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Mette Olufsen
(919) 515-2678
msolufse@ncsu.eu
Greenville, North Carolina
Primary: Yumin Li
(252) 328-9763
liyu@ecu.edu
Secondary: Shouquan Huo
(252) 328-9784
huos@ecu.edu
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
REU Site: Imaging and mechanics-based Projects on Accidental Cases of Trauma(IMPACT)
Biomedical Engineering
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Primary: Ashley A. Weaver
(336) 716-0944
asweaver@wakehealth.edu
Secondary: Elaheh ( Ellie) Rahbar
(336) 713-1553
erahbar@wakehealth.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomechanics, biomedical engineering, cancer, computing, finite element Modeling, fracture, human, injury, medical imaging, military, motor vehicle crash, robotics, sensors, spaceflight,sports, TBI
REU Site: Imaging and mechanics-based Projects on Accidental Cases of Trauma(IMPACT)Abstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Imara Perera
(919) 515-6985
iperera@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Amy Grunden
amgrunde@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Plant Biology, Plant Microbe Interactions, Microbiology, Microbial Community Analysis
REU Site: Integrative Microbial and Plant SystemsAbstract of Award
North Carolina
Primary: Makeba Wilbourn
(919) 660-5795
makeba.wilbourn@duke.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Psychology and Neuroscience
REU Site: Lifespan Approaches to Diverse Psychological ScienceAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Yara Yingling
(919) 513-2624
mse-reu-matdat@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Hillary Stone
hmstone2@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials science, materials engineering, chemistry, physics, chemical engineering, forest biomaterials, data science, machine learning
REU Site: Materials Research with Data Science (MAT-DAT)Abstract of Award
University of North Carolina Charlotte
REU Site: Mathematics Research in Charlotte (MRC)
North Carolina
Primary: Michael Grabchak
mgrabcha@uncc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics; mathematical finance, number theory, statistics, probability theory, computational mathematics.
REU Site: Mathematics Research in Charlotte (MRC)Abstract of Award
Charlotte, North Carolina
Primary: Prof. Thomas A. Schmedake
(704) 687-5177
tschmeda@uncc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanoscale, nanoscale science, nanoscale materials, nanotechnology, nanobio, materials chemistry, materials science
REU Site: Nanoscale Science Undergraduate Research Experience (NanoSURE) at UNC CharlotteAbstract of Award
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Mehmet Ozturk
mco@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Elena Veety
enicole@ncsu.edu
North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Stephen Moysey
moyseys18@ecu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: coastal geoscience; system science; resilience; sedimentology; hydrology; education; policy; social science; biology
Comments: This REU Site is an integrated research experience between Eastern Carolina University, University of Puerto Rico Arecibo, and Clemson University. Students may be hosted at any of these institutions.
REU Site: Resilience and Adaptation to Coastal Change Across Virtual Communities (C2-Virtual-C)Abstract of Award
East Carolina University
REU Site: Software and Data Analytics
Department of Computer Science
Greenville, North Carolina
Primary: M.H.Tabrizi
tabrizim@ecu.edu
Secondary: Mark Hills
hillsma@ecu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: software engineering, data analytics,machine learning, application programming interface,link recovery systems,cryptocurrencies, biometrics
REU Site: Software and Data AnalyticsAbstract of Award
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in Biological Mechanisms
Microbiology and Immunology Department
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Primary: Miriam Braunstein
(919) 966-5051
miriam_braunstein@med.unc.edu
Secondary: Mark Peifer
(919) 962-2271
peifer@unc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, molecular biology, cell biology, genetics, microbiology, developmental biology, biochemistry
Comments: Debra Ragland, Program Coordinator, debra_ragland@med.unc.edu, 919-962-4982
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in Biological MechanismsAbstract of Award
North Carolina State University
REU Site: Tropical ecology and evolution at El Verde Field Station, Puerto Rico
Department of Applied Ecology
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Alonso Ramirez
(787) 515-5100
alonso.ramirez@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, ecology, tropical ecology, evolution
Comments: Program email: reu@ramirezlab.net
REU Site: Tropical ecology and evolution at El Verde Field Station, Puerto RicoAbstract of Award
Duke University/Triangle Universities Nuclear Lab
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Nuclear and Particle Physics at TUNL/Duke University
Department of Physics
Durham, North Carolina
Primary: Dr. Alexander Crowell
(919) 660-2639
reu@tunl.duke.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear and Particle Physics
Comments: International component.
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Nuclear and Particle Physics at TUNL/Duke UniversityAbstract of Award
University of North Carolina Greensboro
REU Site: University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Complex Data Analysis using Statistical and Machine Learning Tools
Greensboro, North Carolina
Primary: Sat Gupta
(336) 554-4608
sngupta@uncg.edu
Secondary: Xiaoli Gao
North Carolina State University
Socially Relevant Computing and Analytics
Computer Science
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Tiffany Barnes
(919) 515-5764
tiffany.barnes@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: serious games, interface design, computational systems, critical infrastructures, programming environments, intelligent tutoring systems, machine learning, data analytics
Socially Relevant Computing and AnalyticsAbstract of Award
North Dakota State University
Green Chemistry at North Dakota State University
Chemistry and Biochemistry, Coatings and Polymeric Materials
Fargo, North Dakota
Primary: Mukund Sibi
(701) 231-8251
mukund.sibi@ndsu.edu
Secondary: Alexey Leontyev
(701) 231-5821
alexey.leontyev@ndsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: green chemistry, catalysis,sustainability, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic polymers, environment, chemistry education research, computational chemistry, materials chemistry
Green Chemistry at North Dakota State UniversityAbstract of Award
University of North Dakota (UND)
Interdisciplinary Renewable and Environmental Chemistry (IREC)
Chemistry & Chemical Engineering
Grand forks, North Dakota
Primary: Alena Kubatova
(701) 777-0348
alena.kubatova@und.edu
Secondary: Frank Bowman
(701) 777-4245
frank.bowman@engr.und.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Renewable Chemistry, Environmental, Biofuels, Biomass, Atmospheric Chemistry
University of North Dakota
Interdisciplinary Renewable and Environmental Collaborative (IREC) REU Program at the University of North Dakota
Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Atmospheric Science
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Primary: Frank Bowman
(701) 777-4245
frank.bowman@und.edu
Secondary: Guodong Du
(701) 777-2241
guodong.du@und.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Atmospheric Science, Environmental, Interdisciplinary, Outreach, Science Communication
Interdisciplinary Renewable and Environmental Collaborative (IREC) REU Program at the University of North DakotaAbstract of Award
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Primary: Van Doze
(701) 777-6222
van.doze@med.und.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Biology, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Environmental Biology, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Genetics
Comments: Point of contact: Van Doze, van.doze@med.und.edu, 701-777-6222
REU Site: Genes & the Environment: Research Experiences for Undergraduates from Rural & Tribal CollegesAbstract of Award
University of Cincinnati
: REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Hardware and Embedded Systems Security and Trust (RHEST)
: Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Cincinnati, Ohio
Primary: Boyang Wang
(513) 556-4785
boyang.wang@uc.edu
Secondary: John M. Emmert
(513) 556-2615
emmertj@ucmail.uc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: side-channel attacks, fault-injection attacks, reserve engineering, security validation of third-party IP, detection of hardware Trojans
: REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Hardware and Embedded Systems Security and Trust (RHEST)Abstract of Award
Ohio State University
Center for Emergent Materials
Matreials Research Science and Engineering Center
Columbus, Ohio
Primary: Michelle McCombs
(614) 247-8084
mccombs.75@osu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: electron spin in nanostructures, oxide films and multilayer devices
Center for Emergent MaterialsAbstract of Award
Cincinnati, Ohio
Primary: Anna Gudmundsdottir
(513) 556-9238
gudmunad@email.uc.edu
Secondary: Ruxandra Dima
(513) 556-3961
Ruxandra.Dima@uc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: analytical chemistry, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry. Big data and data science and machine learning in chemistry
Chemistry REU Site at the University of CincinnatiAbstract of Award
Kent, Ohio
Primary: Torsten Hegmann
(330) 672-7770
thegmann@kent.edu
Secondary: Michael J. Tubergen
(330) 672-2032
mtuberge@kent.edu
University of Toledo
REU Site: Addressing Environmental Challenges and Proposing Sustainable Solutions at the Lake Erie Land-Lake Interface
Environmental Sciences, Geography and Planning, and Civil Engineering
Toledo, Ohio
Primary: Jeanine Refsnider
(419) 530-2664
jeanine.refsnider@utoledo.edu
Secondary: Kevin Czajkowski
(419) 530-4274
kevin.czajkowski@utoledo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, climate change, eco-immunology, fish, green engineering, harmful algal blooms, invasive species, land use, nutrient transport, public health, remote sensing
REU Site: Addressing Environmental Challenges and Proposing Sustainable Solutions at the Lake Erie Land-Lake InterfaceAbstract of Award
Oxford, Ohio
Primary: David Berg
(513) 785-3246
bergdj@miamioh.edu
Secondary: Michelle Boone
(513) 529-4901
boonemd@miamioh.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, landscapes, terrestrial ecology, aquatic ecology, conservation, biodiversity, urban ecology
Comments: For specific comments or questions, please email: ecoreu@miamioh.edu
REU Site: Ecology in Human-Dominated LandscapesAbstract of Award
Ohio Wesleyan University
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Scientific Computation at Ohio Wesleyan University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Delaware, Ohio
Primary: Dr. Robert Haring-Kaye
(740) 368-3774
rakaye@owu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Computer Science, Mathematics/Statistics, Neuroscience and Physics
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Scientific Computation at Ohio Wesleyan UniversityAbstract of Award
Wooster, Ohio
Primary: John F. Lindner
(330) 263-2120
jlindner@wooster.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials science, Physics, and Chemistry
REU Site: Physics and Chemistry Research at The College of WoosterAbstract of Award
Miami University
REU Site: Physics at Miami University
Department of Physics
Oxford, Ohio
Primary: Dr. Herbert Jaeger
(513) 529-5515
jaegerh@MiamiOH.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics, Quantum Optics, and AMO
REU Site: Physics at Miami UniversityAbstract of Award
The University of Akron
REU Site: Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of Akron
Department of Polymer Science
Akron, Ohio
Primary: Prof. Mesfin Tsige
(330) 972-5631
mtsige@uakron.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Polymer Chemistry, Polymer Physics, Polymer Engineering, Biomaterials
REU Site: Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering at The University of AkronAbstract of Award
Toledo, Ohio
Primary: Dr. Richard Irving
(419) 530-2580
rirving@utnet.uToledo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Condensed Matter, Computational, Materials Science, Health, Biological Physics, Photovoltaics and Plasma Physics
Comments: Ethics component.
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Physics ans Astronomy at the University of ToledoAbstract of Award
University of Cincinnati
REU Site: Sensory Ecology: An Integrative Approach
Biological Sciences
Cincinnati, Ohio
Primary: Stephanie Rollmann
(513) 556-9729
stephanie.rollmann@uc.edu
Secondary: John Layne
(513) 556-9718
john.layne@uc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, biology, animal behavior, behavioral ecology, ecology, evolution, neurobiology, neuroscience, molecular, sensory ecology
REU Site: Sensory Ecology: An Integrative ApproachAbstract of Award
Athens, Ohio
Primary: Dr. Frances Wymbs
(716) 983-9485
wymbsf@ohio.edu
Secondary: Dr. Brian Wymbs
(716) 697-0811
Research Topics/Keywords: treatment-related research; social, emotional, and behavior problems; children
Comments: The proposed REU site is a well-structured program for a cohort of nine students each year who are interested in treatment-related research for children with social
REU Site: Treatment-Related Research for Children with Social, Emotional, and Behavioral ProblemsAbstract of Award
Columbus, Ohio
Primary: Jane Jackman
(614) 247-8097
jackman.14@osu.edu
Secondary: Susan Cole
(614) 292-3276
Cole.354@osu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology
Comments: For program information, please email mgreu@osu.edu
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Molecular Biology at The Ohio State UniversityAbstract of Award
Youngstown, Ohio
Primary: Alicia Prieto Langarica
(330) 941-1549
aprietolangarica@ysu.edu
Secondary: Thomas Wakefield
Miami University (Ohio)
Summer Undergraduate Research in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Miami University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemsitry
Oxford, Ohio
Primary: Carole Dabney-Smith
(513) 529-8091
cdabneysmith@MiamiOH.edu
Secondary: Dominik Konkolewicz
(513) 529-4395
d.konkolewicz@MiamiOH.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: analytical chemistry, biochemistry, electrochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic, polymers, physical chemistry, structural biology, chemistry education
Summer Undergraduate Research in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Miami UniversityAbstract of Award
language science, linguistics, cognition, science museum, public outreach
The Language of Science and the Science of Language
Psychology
Columbus, Ohio
Primary: Nikole Patson
(740) 725-6244
patson.3@osu.edu
Secondary: Laura Wagner
Wagner.602@osu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: language science, linguistics, cognition, science museum, public outreach
The Language of Science and the Science of LanguageAbstract of Award
Oklahoma State University
Big Data Analytics at Oklahoma State University
Dept. of Computer Science
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Primary: Esra Akbas
(405) 744-5675
eakbas@okstate.edu
Secondary: eakbas@okstate.edu
(405) 744-5673
chriscrick@cs.okstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data analytics, data mining, machine learning, artificial intelligence, health informatics, social network analysis, visual understanding, knowledge discovery
Big Data Analytics at Oklahoma State UniversityAbstract of Award
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Primary: Dr. Joe Cecil
(405) 744-5682
j.cecil@okstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Information Centric Engineering, 3D Digital Twins, Extended (Virtual/Mixed) modeling, Human-Computer Interaction,, Cyber-Physical Systems/IoT in Smart Health, Cyber Manufacturing and Space Systems
Comments: This is a multidisciplinary REU Site award spanning computer science, mechanical/electrical/industrial engineering with an emphasis on Information Centric Engineering (including 3D Digital Twin design, Virtual/Mixed Reality modeling in smart health, space systems and advanced manufacturing)
Research Experiences in Information Centric Engineering for Emerging Process DomainsAbstract of Award
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Primary: Dr. Alexander Khanov
(405) 744-2404
alexander.khanov@uokstate.edu
Edmond, Oklahoma
Primary: Charlotte Simmons
(405) 974-2538
cksimmons@uco.edu
Secondary: Charles Abramson
(405) 744-7492
charles.abramson@okstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Behavioral Studies; Biodiversity; Physiological Ecology, and Biological Invasions; Ecosystem Change
Comments: Inquiries: reu@uco.edu
REU Site: Pollinators, Climate Change, and the Aegean ArchipelagoAbstract of Award
Cofunded: International Science and Engineering
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus
REU Site: Real-World Research Experiences at the National Weather Center
Center for Analysis and Prediction of Storms
Norman, Oklahoma
Primary: Dr. Daphne S. LaDue
(405) 325-1898
dzaras@ou.edu
Secondary: Alex Marmo
amarmo@ou.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: severe storms, synoptic, mesoscale and storm-scale meteorology, numerical weather prediction, weather radar, atmospheric modeling,atmospheric technology and measurement systems,prediction, weather rad
Comments: The National Weather Center engages the Univ.of Oklahoma, NOAA and state organizations to work together to improve understanding of atmospheric events.
REU Site: Real-World Research Experiences at the National Weather CenterAbstract of Award
Oklahoma State University
REU Site: Research Experiences in information Centric Engineering (ICE)
Industrials Engineering
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Primary: J. Cecil
(405) 744-9131
j.cecil@okstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Industrial/Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
REU Site: Research Experiences in information Centric Engineering (ICE)Abstract of Award
University of Oklahoma
REU/RET Physics at the University of Oklahoma
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Norman, Oklahoma
Primary: Dr. Michael Strauss
(405) 325-6777
strauss@ou.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Theoretical and Experimental in Astrophysics, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and High Energy Physics
Comments: RET component
REU/RET Physics at the University of OklahomaAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
University of Oklahoma
REU/RET Physics site at the University of Oklahoma
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Norman, Oklahoma
Primary: Dr. Michael Strauss
(405) 325-6777
ou.physics.reu@ou.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Theoretical and experimental work in Astrophysics, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics and High Energy Physics
Comments: International component and RET component.
REU/RET Physics site at the University of OklahomaAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
University of Oregon, Eugene
Exploration of marine biology on the Oregon coast
Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB)
Charleston, Oregon
Primary: Dr. Maya Watts
(541) 888-2581
mwolf1@uoregon.edu
Secondary: Dr. Richard Emlet
remlet@uroegon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Marine biology, invertebrate ecology, larval ecology/biology, embryology, trophic ecology, cell biology, oceanography, behavioral ecology, zooplankton, biomechanics, estuarine biology/ecology
Comments: The application website is normally opened in December/January with deadlines in February/March.
Exploration of marine biology on the Oregon coastAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Biological Sciences
Oregon
Primary: Itchung Cheung
Itchung.Cheung@oregonstate.edu
Secondary: Kaplan Yalcin
(541) 737-1230
yalcink@geo.oregonstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine and estuarine science, ocean ecology and biogeochemistry, marine geology, physical oceanography and geophysics, atmospheric science, paleoclimatology, environmental geochemistry
Comments: This site has two locations; one at HMSC in Newport, OR and another on the main OSU campus in Corvallis. The joint application website opens in January, and applications are due in mid-February.
REU Site for Oregon Marine Science: From Upper Estuaries to the Deep Sea Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport, OregonAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Eugene, Oregon
Primary: Peter O'Day
(541) 346-4556
oday@uoregon.edu
Secondary: Bryan Rebar
(541) 346-4773
brebar@cas.uoregon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: molecular,biochemistry,structural biology & biophysics,bioinformatics,molecular neurobiology,molecular evolution,microbiology,developmental,genomics,molecular genetics,cell& computational biology
REU Site Program in Molecular Biosciences at the University of OregonAbstract of Award
Portland, Oregon
Primary: Jun Jiao
(503) 725-4228
jiaoj@pdx.edu
Secondary: Prof. Erik Sanchez
(503) 725-3423
esanchez@pdx.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Microscopy and Microanalysis of Materials
REU Site: Application of Microscopy and Microanalysis in Multidisciplinary ResearchAbstract of Award
Portland, Oregon
Primary: Andrew Rice
(503) 725-3095
arice@pdx.edu
Secondary: Paul Loikith
(503) 725-3078
ploikith@pdx.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: climate change,climate extremes,atmospheric science,greenhouse gas measurement, biogenic emissions ,atmospheric modeling, atmospheric aerosols, hydrometeorology
REU Site: Climate and Atmospheric Science Research Experience in the Center for Climate and Aerosol ResearchAbstract of Award
Oregon
Primary: Jeanne Basom
(541) 346-4307
jbasom@uoregon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science
Oregon State University
REU Site: Engineering for Bouncing Back
College of Engineering
Corvallis, Oregon
Primary: Dr. Meghna Babbar-Sebens
(541) 737-8536
meghna@oregonstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Resilience, Adaptation, Natural and Anthropogenic Hazards, Climate Change, Infrastructure, Natural Resources, Community Systems Thinking
REU Site: Engineering for Bouncing BackAbstract of Award
Eugene, Oregon
Primary: Gabriela Perez Baez
(347) 232-2191
gperezb4@uoregon.edu
Secondary: Melissa Baese-Berk
mbaesebe@uoregon.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: linguistics, fieldwork, language revitalization, experimental linguistics, speech perception and production, academic development, career in STEM, community engagement
Comments: Alternative title of REU Site: Increasing American Indian/Alaska Native Perspectives in Field and Experimental Linguistics
REU Sites: Increasing Native American Perspectives in Field and Experimental LinguisticsAbstract of Award
Oregon State University
Robotics in the Real World
School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
Corvallis, Oregon
Primary: Cindy M. Grimm
(541) 737-4914
cindy.grimm@oregonstate.edu
Secondary: William D. Smart
(541) 737-0670
bill.smart@oregonstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Robotics, human-robot interaction, dynamics and controls, machine learning, multi-agent learning, reinforcement learning, privacy
Robotics in the Real WorldAbstract of Award
Carnegie Mellon University
CMU Robotics Institute REU Site
The Robotics Institute
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: John Dolan
(412) 268-7988
jmd@cs.cmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Robotics, big data, data mining, multi-robot systems, mobile robots, multi-sensor fusion, machine learning
Comments: The Carnegie Mellon University Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Robotics Institute Site will advance knowledge by training students in the key technological areas of robotics and preparing them for graduate study and technical leadership. The sciences that make up the discipline of robotics provide a unique opportunity to immerse students in research with real-world applications. Robot
CMU Robotics Institute REU SiteAbstract of Award
Pennsylvania
Primary: Asher Rosinger
(814) 865-5220
asher.rosinger@gmail.com
Lehigh University
Intelligent and Scalable Systems
Computer Science and Engineering
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Primary: Mike Spear
(610) 758-3285
spear@cse.lehigh.edu
Secondary: Jeff Heflin
(610) 758-6533
heflin@cse.lehigh.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, parallel computing, data mining, artificial intelligence, distributed computing, data science, cybersecurity, privacy
Intelligent and Scalable SystemsAbstract of Award
Carnegie Mellon University
Interdisciplinary Software Engineering
Institute for Software Research, Interdisciplinary Software Engineering, School of Computer Science
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: Joshua Sunshine
(412) 268-1097
reuse@cs.cmu.edu
Secondary: Samantha Mudrinich
(412) 268-4671
smudrini@andrew.cmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Software API usability, green computing, programming language design, security and privacy, automated program analysis and repair, self-adaptive systems, and software development tools
Interdisciplinary Software EngineeringAbstract of Award
Penn State University
Machine Learning in Cybersecurity
College of Information Sciences and Technology
State College, Pennsylvania
Primary: Dongwon Lee
(814) 865-0687
dongwon@psu.edu
Secondary: Aiping Xiong
(814) 865-2370
axx29@psu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, cybersecurity, privacy, social frauds, misinformation detection, user misbehavior modeling
Machine Learning in CybersecurityAbstract of Award
The Pennsylvania State University
Penn State Chemistry REU: Catalysis and Motion
Chemistry
University Park, Pennsylvania
Primary: Squire J. Booker
(814) 865-8793
sjbooker@mac.com
Secondary: Amber Schoenauer
(814) 865-3014
ami5019@psu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Antibiotic Resistance, Catalysis, Cellular Trafficking, Chemotaxis, Computation, Dynamics, Electron Microscopy, Electrochemistry....see Additional Comments
Comments: Additional Keywords: Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Energy, Iron-Sulfur Clusters, Macromolecular Dynamics, Molecular Motors, Mössbauer Spectroscopy, Natural Product Biosynthesis, Net
Penn State Chemistry REU: Catalysis and MotionAbstract of Award
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Florian Schwarz
(215) 898-8183
florians@ling.upenn.edu
Secondary: Joseph Kable
(215) 573-1111
kable@psych.upenn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: mind, brain, behavior, biology, neuroscience, psychology, linguistics, philosophy, computer science
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site in Interdisciplinary Mind and Brain Studies at the University of Pennsylvania (Penn)Abstract of Award
Villanova, Pennsylvania
Primary: Amber L. Stuver
(610) 519-6534
amber.stuver@villanova.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics
REU Site: Astrophysics and Condensed Matter Physics at Villanova UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research, Education and Human Resources
Carnegie Mellon University
REU SITE: CMU in Software Engineering (REUSE)
Computer Science
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: Joshua Sunshine
josh.sunshine@cs.cmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: novel programming languages, visualization, deep learning; multi-party computation, open source infrastructure, automatic identification and repair of defects.
REU SITE: CMU in Software Engineering (REUSE)Abstract of Award
Duquesne University
REU Site: Discovery by Computation, Theory and Experiment
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: Professor Jeffrey D. Evanseck
(412) 396-6337
evanseck@duq.edu
Secondary: Professor Jeffry D. Madura
(412) 396-4129
madura@duq.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Combined theory, computation and experimental research; Training on advanced instrumentation; Enriched writing and speaking skills, continued below...
Comments: Continued Research Topics/Keywords: Career development; Ethical behavior and safety training; and Community engagement activities.
California Institute of Technology
REU Site: Gravitational Wave Search in the LIGO Project
Department of Physics
Pasadena, Pennsylvania
Primary: Dr. Alan J. Weinstein
(626) 395-2216
ajw@caltech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Radiation, Astrophysical sources, Precision Measurements, Laser Interferometry, Optical systems, Electronics, Servo Controls, complex Mechanical Systems, data analysis techniques.
REU Site: Gravitational Wave Search in the LIGO ProjectAbstract of Award
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
REU Site: Injury Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
The Center for Injury Reesarch and Prevention
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Flaura K. Winston
(215) 590-5208
winston@email.chop.edu
Secondary: Thomas Seacrist
(267) 425-1547
seacrist@email.chop.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: injury science, injury prevention, pediatrics, concussion, traffic safety, violence prevention
REU Site: Injury Science Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: Sarah Woodley
(412) 396-6320
woodleys@duq.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, interdisciplinary research, molecular biology, neuroscience, microbiomes, biochemistry, evolutionary biology.
Comments: Phillip Clarke, Program Coordinator (412-396-4172, clarkep1736@duq.edu)
REU Site: Interdisciplinary biological sciences research and community engaged learning experiences for undergraduatesAbstract of Award
Pennsylvania
Primary: Ray Najjar
(814) 863-1586
najjar@meteo.psu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: climate & atmospheric science,meteorology,oceanography,carbon cycle,modeling,paleoclimate,atmospheric chemistry,climate impacts,tropical meteorology,atmospheric dynamics,biogeochemistry
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Climate Science Research at The Pennsylvania State UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Mark Licurse
(215) 573-4759
mlicurse@seas.upenn.edu
Secondary: Eric Stach
stach@seas.upenn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: soft matter, mechanics of disordered systems, biomaterials, colloidal nanoparticle assembly
Comments: Conducts summer programs, in conjunction with a Partnership for Research and Education in Materials effort, a research experience for teachers (RET) program and other summer programs.
REU Site: Laboratory for Research on the Structure of MatterAbstract of Award
University Park, Pennsylvania
Primary: Jorge O Sofo
(814) 777-3450
sofo@psu.edu
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Primary: Nathan Shank
(610) 861-1373
shankn@moravian.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Fields: Main - Discrete Computational Structures, Sub - Ennumerative Combinatorics, Algorithmic GameTheory, Graph Theory, Combinatorial Number Theory, Algebra
Comments: Renewal of DMS-1852378
REU Site: Research Challenges of Computational Methods in Discrete MathematicsAbstract of Award
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Primary: Ms. Pam Gescek
(610) 758-3930
reu@lehigh.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astrophysics, Atomic and Molecular Physics, Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics, Optics, Nanotechnology, Plasma Physics, Statistical Physics
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Physics at Lehigh UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Jamie Payton
(215) 707-7379
jamie.payton@temple.edu
Secondary: Jie Wu
Jie.wu@temple.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: sensing, computation, and communication technologies, smart devices, health monitoring, video, security, wireless networking, computer vision,data analytics.
REU Site: Research Experiences in Pervasive Computing for Smart Health, Safety, and Well-beingAbstract of Award
Pennsylvania State University
REU Site: Scalable Nanomanufacturing of Complex Materials REU Program
Materials Research Institute/Nanofabrication Facility and 2D Crystal Consortium
University Park, Pennsylvania
Primary: Kathleen Gehoski
(814) 865-7443
kag31@psu.edu
Secondary: Ronald Redwing
rdr10@psu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: 2D materials, nanofabrication, complex materials, next generation electronics, piezoelectrics, wearable devices, internet of things, adjustable optics
REU Site: Scalable Nanomanufacturing of Complex Materials REU ProgramAbstract of Award
University of Pittsburgh
REU Site: Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology (TECBio)
Computational and Systems Biology
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Primary: Joseph Ayoob
(412) 648-8646
jayoob@pitt.edu
Secondary: Chakra Chennubhotla
(412) 648-7794
chakracs@pitt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: computational biology, systems biology, quantitative biology, bioinformatics
Comments: Program Coordinator: Adam Kohlhaas, tecbio@pitt.edu, 412-648-8102
REU Site: Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology (TECBio)Abstract of Award
Easton, Pennsylvania
Primary: Jeffrey Liebner
(610) 330-5910
liebnerj@lafayette.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main fields and sub-fields: Mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics; various sub-fields
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Statistics at Lafayette CollegeAbstract of Award
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: David Zuzga
(215) 898-3964
dzuzga@wistar.org
Secondary: Kristy Shuda McGuire
(215) 898-3805
kshudamcguire@wistar.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Cell Biology, Gene Expression, Immunology, Immunotherapy, Microenvironment, Molecular Biology, Vaccine
Comments: Cailey Bice (Education Program Coordinator) cbice@wistar.org; 215-898-3749
REU Site: Understanding the Rules of Life: The Molecular Basis of Cellular Phenotypes (MBCP) ProgramAbstract of Award
Drexel University
Smart Manufacturing Research Experiences for Undergraduates (SMREU)
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Masoud Soroush
(215) 895-1710
sm-reu@drexel.edu
Secondary: Maureen H. Tang
(215) 571-4092
sm-reu@drexel.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Smart mfg, multiscale modeling, machine learning, AI, data analytics, internet of things, optimization, control, monitoring, process safety, materials and process design, chemical engineering
Smart Manufacturing Research Experiences for Undergraduates (SMREU)Abstract of Award
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Ana-Rita Mayol
(215) 898-5892
anamayol@sas.upenn.edu
Secondary: Gary Molander
(215) 573-8604
gmolandr@sas.upenn.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, catalysis, molecular dynamics, high throughput experimentation, industry partnerships, professional development
Comments: Secondary REU Site E-mail Address: reu-pennchem@sas.upenn.edu
“Novel Techniques and Applications in Catalyst Research Development and Molecular Dynamics” at the University of Pennsylvania, Department of ChemistryAbstract of Award
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
REU Site: Interdisciplinary and Quantitative Biology Research Experience for Undergraduates (IQ-Bio-REU)
Department of Biology / Department of Computer Sciences
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Primary: Juan Ramirez-Lugo
(787) 764-0000
juan.ramirez3@upr.edu
Secondary: Patricia Ordonez
(787) 764-0000
patricia.ordonez@upr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, computational biology, ecology, genomics, molecular biology, quantitative biology
Comments: Juan S. Ramírez-Lugo: 787-764-0000 x. 88068 Patricia Ordonez: 787-764-0000 x. 88352
REU Site: Interdisciplinary and Quantitative Biology Research Experience for Undergraduates (IQ-Bio-REU)Abstract of Award
University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras
REU: PR CLIMB
Department of Chemistry
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Primary: Arthur D. Tinoco
(939) 319-9701
reu.pr.climb@gmail.com
Secondary: Jose Alberto Santiago
(787) 410-8616
jose.santiago43@upr.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Puerto Rico, UPR RP, Interdisciplinary, Workshops, Materials, Biomolecular Applications
REU: PR CLIMBAbstract of Award
Providence, Rhode Island
Primary: Daniel Ritchie
daniel_ritchie@brown.edu
Secondary: Laura Dobler
(401) 863-7611
laura_dobler@brown.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision, computer graphics, natural language processing, reinforcement learning, robotics, human-computer interaction, design
Artificial Intelligence for Computational CreativityAbstract of Award
Brown University
REU Site: Biology of animal movement and performance
Ecology, Evolution, Organismal Biology
Providence, Rhode Island
Primary: Matthew Fuxjager
(401) 863-2215
matthew_fuxjager@brown.edu
Secondary: Bingham-Hickman
(401) 863-7993
taiese_bingham-hickman@brown.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: animals, humans, ecology, evolution, behavior, physiology, neurobiology, biosciences
Comments: Samantha Andersen; email: samantha_ansdersen@brown.edu; phone: 401-863-7994
REU Site: Biology of animal movement and performanceAbstract of Award
Providence, Rhode Island
Primary: Dr. Karen Fischer
karen_fischer@brown.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Earth science, climate science, geophysics, geochemistry, environmental science, planetary science
REU Site: Dynamic Earth in the 21st Century: Undergraduate research on the evolution of Earth’s interior, surface and climateAbstract of Award
University of Rhode Island
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO)
Graduate School of Oceanography
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Primary: Ms. Caryl Jardon
(401) 874-6153
cjardon@uri.edu
Secondary: Dr. Brian Heikes
(401) 874-6638
bheikes@uri.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine science, oceanography, biology, chemistry, physics, geology, coastal studies, ecology, geophysics, chemical oceanography, marine studies
Comments: The application website opens in December, and review of applications begins in late February. Participant selection will begin in early March.
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO)Abstract of Award
Greenville, South Carolina
Primary: Karen Buchmueller
(864) 294-2683
karen.buchmueller@furman.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry
A Research Incubator REU Site in Chemistry at Furman UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Clemson, South Carolina
Primary: Dr. Tania I Houjeiry
(864) 650-1566
thoujei@clemson.edu
Secondary: Dr. William Pennington
(864) 656-4200
billp@clemson.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Materials, Biology, Chemistry
Advanced Materials for Chemistry and BiologyAbstract of Award
University of South Carolina
REU Site: Applied Computational Robotics
Computer Science and Engineering
columbia, South Carolina
Primary: Jason O'Kane
Jokane@cse.sc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: robotics, application-specific algorithms and data structures, security and network connectivity, robot systems
REU Site: Applied Computational RoboticsAbstract of Award
Columbia, South Carolina
Primary: Juan M. Caicedo
(803) 777-1925
caicedo@cec.sc.edu
Secondary: Zhaoshuo Jiang
(415) 338-7741
zsjiang@sfsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Civil Engineering, Smart Structure Technology, Academia-Industry Collaboration, Structural Control, Structural Health Monitoring, Smart Sensing, Optimization, Innovative Experimental Methods
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Integrated Academia-Industry Research Experience for Undergraduate in Smart Structure TechnologyAbstract of Award
University of South Carolina at Columbia
REU Site: Disparities in the Criminal Justice System
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Columbia, South Carolina
Primary: Barbara A. Koons-Witt, Ph.D.
(803) 777-9921
BAKOONS@mailbox.sc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Criminology, Criminal Justice, System Disparities
REU Site: Disparities in the Criminal Justice SystemAbstract of Award
Clemson, South Carolina
Primary: Joshua Alper
(864) 656-2502
alper@clemson.edu
Secondary: Hugo Sanabria
(864) 656-1749
hsanabr@clemson.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biophysics, bioengineering, physics, chemistry, biology, materials science
Comments: please contact the program administrator: Celesté Hackett Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator 118 Kinard Laboratory Clemson University Clemson, SC 29631-0978 Phone: 864-656-3418 Email: c
REU Site: Nature's machinery through the prism of physics, biology, chemistry and engineeringAbstract of Award
South Carolina
Primary: Stephen Foulger
(864) 656-1045
foulger@clemson.edu
College of Charleston
REU Site: Resilience and Response of Marine Organisms to Environmental Change
Biology, Grice Marine Laboratory
Charleston, South Carolina
Primary: Robert Podolsky
(843) 953-9186
reu@cofc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, marine biology,ocean sciences, environmental change, ecology, evolution, organismal biology, microbial ecology, physiology, toxicology, pollution, biochemistry
Comments: Program contact: Katie Hiott, reu@cofc.edu, 843-953-9200
REU Site: Resilience and Response of Marine Organisms to Environmental ChangeAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Ocean Sciences
Clemson University
REU Site: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics Technology
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Clemson, South Carolina
Primary: William R. Harrell
(864) 656-5918
wharrel@clemson.edu
Secondary: Chad E. Sosolik
(864) 656-0310
sosolik@clemson.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Electrical & Computer , and Bio-Engineering; Materials Science; Physics
REU Site: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics TechnologyAbstract of Award
Vermillion, South Dakota
Primary: Stanley May
(605) 677-5487
Stanley.May@usd.edu
Secondary: Grant Crawford
(605) 394-5133
grant.crawford@sdsmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Anti-counterfeiting,nanomaterials,materials science&engineering,chemistry,operations engineering,social/behavior science,mathematics and computer science,security printing,ink formulation.
Collaborative Research: REU Site: Secrity Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting TechnologyAbstract of Award
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Collaborative Research: REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting Technology
Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department
Rapid City, South Dakota
Primary: Grant Crawford
(605) 394-5133
Grant.Crawford@sdsmt.edu
Secondary: Jon Kellar
(605) 394-2343
Jon.Kellar@sdsmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: anti-counterfeiting,nanomaterials,materials science&engineering,chemistry,operations engineering,social/behavior science,mathematics and computer science,security printing,ink formulation.
Collaborative Research: REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting TechnologyAbstract of Award
South Dakota State University
Collaborative Research: REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting Technology
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Brookings, South Dakota
Primary: Brian Logue
(605) 688-6698
brian.logue@sdstate.edu
Secondary: Grant Crawford
(605) 394-5133
grant.crawford@sdsmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Anti-counterfeiting,nanomaterials,materials science&engineering,chemistry,operations engineering,social/behavior science,mathematics and computer science,security printing,ink formulation.
Collaborative Research: REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting TechnologyAbstract of Award
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Primary: Lance Lee
(605) 312-6410
Lance.Lee@sanfordhealth.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, molecular biology, cell biology, developmental biology, genetics
Comments: Program Coordinator: Tamara Ledeboer, Tamara.Ledeboer@sanfordhealth.org, 605-312-6590
REU Site in Cellular and Molecular Biology at Sanford ResearchAbstract of Award
Dakota State University
REU Site in IoT Security
Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences
Madison, South Dakota
Primary: Yong Wang
(605) 256-5690
yong.wang@dsu.edu
Secondary: Ashley Podhradsky
(605) 256-5821
ashley.podhradsky@dsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: IoT security, vulnerability discovery, malware analysis, ethical hacking, cloud vulnerability exploitation, IoT forensics, risk mitigation, access control, IoT and user privacy, security remediation
REU Site in IoT SecurityAbstract of Award
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
REU Site: Back to the Future
Mat/Met Engineering
Rapid City, South Dakota
Primary: Dr. Michael West
(605) 394-1283
michael.west@sdsmt.edu
Secondary: Dr. William Cross
William.Cross@sdsmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Metallurgical engineering, materials science, materials engineering, archaeometallurgy, history, art
REU Site: Back to the FutureAbstract of Award
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
REU Site: Bringing Us Together, Improving communications and Lives
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Rapid city, South Dakota
Primary: Thomas P. Montoya
(605) 394-2459
tmontoya@sdsmt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Electrical and computer Engineering
REU Site: Bringing Us Together, Improving communications and LivesAbstract of Award
Brookings, South Dakota
Primary: Gonzalez-Hernandez, Jose
(605) 688-6907
jose.gonzalez@sdstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, agronomy, botany, ecology, life sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, plant breeding, plant sciences,
REU Site: Interdisciplinary undergraduate research in the plant sciences - From genomes to phenomesAbstract of Award
Spearfish, South Dakota
Primary: Dr. Brianna Mount
(605) 642-6094
Brianna.Mount@bhsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Underground Science
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Underground Science at the Sanford Underground Research FacilityAbstract of Award
Brookings, South Dakota
Primary: Stephen Gent
(605) 688-5337
Stephen.Gent@sdstate.edu
Secondary: Jung-Han Kimn
(605) 688-5842
Jung-Han.Kimn@sdstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: HPC, Engineered Systems Modeling, Simulation & Optimization, Biological & Medical Sciences, Statistics & Computational Sciences, Responsible Conduct of Research, Professional Development
REU Site: PLAINS (Promoting Leadership in Advanced Research Computing for INterdisciplinary Sectors)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Department of Defense (DoD)
University of South Dakota
Undergraduate Research in Fluorine Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
Vermillion, South Dakota
Primary: Andrew Sykes
(605) 677-5487
asykes@usd.edu
Secondary: Haoran Sun
(605) 677-5487
Haoran.Sun@usd.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Fluorine, Chemistry, Materials, Energy, Security, Health
Undergraduate Research in Fluorine ChemistryAbstract of Award
Middle Tennessee State University
Chemical Research Using X-ray Characterization (CRUX)
Chemistry
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Primary: Andrienne Friedli
(615) 898-2958
afriedli@mtsu.edu
Secondary: Patricia Scott
(615) 898-5629
patricia.scott@mtsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: X-ray, crystallography, synthesis, materials, organic, inorganic, analytical, organometallic, piezoelectric, bioactive
Chemical Research Using X-ray Characterization (CRUX)Abstract of Award
Tennessee Tech University
Manufacturing and Techno-Entrepreneurship
College of Engineering
Cookeville, Tennessee
Primary: Joe Rencis
(931) 372-3172
jlrencis@tntech.edu
Secondary: Michelle Davis
(931) 372-6386
mdavis@tntech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Manufacturing, Entrepreneurship, Techno-entrepreneurship, Engineering, Robotics, Additive, 3D Printing, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical
Manufacturing and Techno-EntrepreneurshipAbstract of Award
Tennessee
Primary: Firouzeh Sabri
(901) 678-2410
fsabri@memphis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Theme 1: Nanomaterials for Energy Applications Theme 2: Biophysics Theme 3: Photonics/Plasmonics Theme 4: Computational Physics
Multidisciplinary Physics Research PositionsAbstract of Award
Vanderbilt University
NSF Site: Accountability, Behavior, & Conflict in Democratic Politics.
Department of Political Science
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: Sharece Thrower
(615) 322-8024
sharece.d.thrower@vanderbilt.edu
Vanderbilt University
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Chemical Biology
Department of Chemistry
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: Gary Sulikowski
(615) 343-4155
gary.a.sulikowski@Vanderbilt.Edu
Secondary: Alissa Hare
(615) 875-9136
alissa.a.hare@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemical Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Chemical BiologyAbstract of Award
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
REU Site : Research Experiences in Computational Science, Engineering, and Mathematics (RECSEM)
National Institute for Computational Sciences
Knoxville, Tennessee
Primary: Kwai Wong
(865) 974-8833
kwong@utk.edu
Secondary: Stan Tomov
(865) 974-6317
tomov@icl.utk.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational Science, Engineering Modeling, Numerical Linear Algebra, Deep Learning, High Performance Computing, GPU Programming
REU Site : Research Experiences in Computational Science, Engineering, and Mathematics (RECSEM)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Knoxville, Tennessee
Primary: Michael Best
(865) 974-8658
mdbest@utk.edu
Secondary: Shawn Campagna
(868) 974-7337
campagna@utk.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Fields of research: Chemistry, Materials; Sub-fields of research: Analytical, Biological, Inorganic, Organic, Physical and Polymer Chemistry and related interdisciplinary areas
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Primary: Daniel Loveless
(423) 425-2353
daniel-loveless@utc.edu
Secondary: Donald Reising
(423) 425-5843
donald-reising@utc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, physics, small satellites, CubeSat, space science
REU Site: An Interdisciplinary CubeSat Research and STEM Education Platform at the University of Tennessee at Chattanoog (UTChattSat)Abstract of Award
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Primary: DeAnna E. Beasley
(423) 425-5967
deanna-beasley@utc.edu
Secondary: Shannon McCarragher
(618) 650-5004
smccarr@siue.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Greenways, Sustainability, Urban Environments, Local Government, Interdisciplinary, Environmental Studies, Geography, Biology, Political Science, Ecology, Sociology, Remote Sensing, GIS
REU Site: Collaborative Research: REU Site: The Socio-Ecological Role of Greenways in Urban Systems - An Interdisciplinary ApproachAbstract of Award
Tennessee Tech University
REU Site: Immersive Research in Energy Generation, Storage/Conversion and Power Transmission
Electrical Engineering,Chemical Engineering,Mechanical Engineering,Physics and Chemistry
Cookeville, Tennessee
Primary: Indranil Bhattacharya
(931) 372-3352
ibhattacharya@tntech.edu
Secondary: Joseph Biernacki
(931) 372-3367
jbiernacki@tntech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar Cells,Biomass Pyrolysis,Fuel Cells,Lithium-ion Batteries,Piezoelectric Energy,Solar Thermal,Vehicle to Grid Integration,Photovoltaic Engineering and Maximum Power Point Tracking.
REU Site: Immersive Research in Energy Generation, Storage/Conversion and Power TransmissionAbstract of Award
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Primary: Hong Qin
(423) 425-4329
hong-qin@utc.edu
Secondary: Yingfeng Wang
(423) 425-1320
Yingfeng-Wang@utc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational biology, data science, machine learning, deep learning, genomics, bioinformatics, pandemics, epidemiology, ecology, cell biology, biochemistry, environment, quantum computing
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Computational Biology (iCompBio2)Abstract of Award
Memphis, Tennessee
Primary: Helen J. K. Sable, PhD
(901) 678-4343
hjsable@memphis.edu
Secondary: Deranda B. Lester, PhD
(901) 678-4213
Deranda.Lester@memphis.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: neuroscience, voltammetry, electrophysiology, optogenetics, behavior, emotional regulation, addiction, executive function
REU Site: Memphis Neuroscience Techniques and Research Training Program for Undergraduates (NeuroSTART)Abstract of Award
Knoxville, Tennessee
Primary: Steven Wilhelm
(865) 974-0665
glecleir@utk.edu
Secondary: Gary LeCleir
(865) 974-4014
glecleir@utk.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, microbiology, molecular ecology, microbial communities, microbial biochemistry
Comments: The program is co-ordinated by Dr LeCleir
REU Site: Microbial community interactions and functionsAbstract of Award
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: Prof. Clare McCabe
(615) 322-6853
c.mccabe@vanderbilt.edu
Secondary: Prof. Sandra Rosenthal
(615) 322-2633
sandra.j.rosenthal@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: nanoscale materials and engineering
REU Site: Nanoscale Materials Science and Engineering at Vanderbilt UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Engineering
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
REU Site: Program for Access to Training in Health Informatics (PATHI)
Clinical Informatics Center, Dept. of Biomedical Informatics
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: Kim Unerti
kim.unertl@vanderbilt.edu
Secondary: kim.unertl@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Health informatics, biomedical data science, predictive analytics, natural language processing, data privacy, Precision Health, clinical decision support, human factors engineering
REU Site: Program for Access to Training in Health Informatics (PATHI)Abstract of Award
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
REU Site: Research experiences for Deaf Students in Systems Biology and Molecular Signaling- How Cells and Organisms make Decisions
Department of Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
Knoxville, Tennessee
Primary: Dan Roberts
(865) 974-4070
drobert2@utk.edu
Secondary: David Smith
(865) 329-7530
dsmit147@utk.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, Genomics,Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, Synthetic Biology, Computational Modeling
REU Site: Research experiences for Deaf Students in Systems Biology and Molecular Signaling- How Cells and Organisms make DecisionsAbstract of Award
Tennessee
Primary: Mohamed Mahmoud
mmahmoud@tntech.edu
Secondary: Syed Rafay Hasan
shasan@tntech.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Blockchain technology. security Secure communication schemes, mart power grid. Hardwar IoTs,deep learning, Anomaly detection, graph streams. security analysis, IIoT systems. control systems.
REU Site: Secure and Privacy-Preserving Cyber-Physical Systems: Software and Hardware ApproachesAbstract of Award
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: David Ernst
alyce.dobbins@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, computational astrophysics, data science
Cofunded: Physics
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: Professor Kelvan Stassun
(615) 322-2828
kelvan.stassun@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and AStronomy
Comments: Foreign Travel to South Africa, Chile and Switzerland
REU Site: Vanderbilt University Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Physics and AstronomyAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Applied Computing Research in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Department of Computing Sciences
Corpus Christi, Texas
Primary: Dulal Kar
(361) 825-5878
dulal.kar@tamucc.edu
Secondary: Scot t Alan KIng
(361) 825-5877
scott.king@tamucc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Autonomous tracking of shorelines, digital mapping for coastal geoinformatics, protecting UAS against cyberattacks, automatic crop yield protection, exploring needs of next-generation UAS
Applied Computing Research in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)Abstract of Award
University of North Texas
Data Analytics and Information Retrieval
Information Science Department
Denton, Texas
Primary: Junhua Ding
(940) 565-2186
junhua.ding@unt.edu
Secondary: Jiangping Chen
(940) 369-8393
jiangping.chen@unt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data analytics, information retrieval, information retrieval of text and image collections, information retrieval for disaster research, data analytics for software security
Data Analytics and Information RetrievalAbstract of Award
Richardson, Texas
Primary: Chadwin Young
(972) 883-5770
chadwin.young@utdallas.edu
Secondary: Jamie Rhoads-Coley
Jamie.Rhoads-Coley@UTDallas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: electronic materials, electron devices, perovskites, carbon nanotubes, sensors, microscopy, ferroelectrics, optoelectronics
Electronic Materials Evaluation Research for Greater Exposure to Future Technology Careers (EMERGE)Abstract of Award
University of Texas
Frontiers in the Chemistry of Materials
Chemistry
Austin, Texas
Primary: Jenny Brodbelt
(512) 471-0028
jbrodbelt@cm.utexas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry, materials
Frontiers in the Chemistry of MaterialsAbstract of Award
Denton, Texas
Primary: Hui Zhao
(940) 369-8189
hui.zhao@unt.edu
Secondary: Mark Albert
(940) 369-8635
Mark.albert@unt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: AI, ML, software, hardware, algorithms, processor design, neural networks, GPU, multiprocessor, performance, energy, deep neural networks, bioinformatics,
Interdisciplinary Research Experience on Accelerated Deep Learning through A Hardware-Software Collaborative ApproachAbstract of Award
College Station, Texas
Primary: Mary Campbell
(979) 845-6549
m-campbell@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Health disparities, Residential segregation, Education disparities, Disparities in housing and neighborhoods, Disparities in criminal justice outcomes
NSF REU Site: Research Institute in Sociology and Social InequalityAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University, College Station
NSF-Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Observing the Ocean
Department of Oceanography
College Station, Texas
Primary: Lisa Campbell
lisacampbell@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: autonomous underwater vehicles, biogeochemistry, harmful algal blooms, hypoxia, marine chemistry, modelling, ocean acidification, ocean engineering, physical oceanography, marine pollution
NSF-Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Observing the OceanAbstract of Award
Galveston, Texas
Primary: Dr. Jenna Lamphere
(409) 740-4758
jlamphere@tamug.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biodiversity, systematics, coastal wetlands, climate change, evolution,trophic ecology, biogeochemistry, physical oceanography, paleoclimatology, coastal geology, tsunami modeling, ocean engineering
Comments: The website for applications normally opens in December, with applications due in mid-February.
Ocean and Coastal ResEArch ExperieNces for UndergraduateS (OCEANUS)Abstract of Award
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
REU and RET site in Physics at The University of Texas at Brownsville
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Brownsville, Texas
Primary: Mr. Robert Stone
(956) 882-6655
robert.stone@utrgv.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Laser and Photonics, Optical Astronomy, Biophysics, Materials Science
Comments: RET component.
REU and RET site in Physics at The University of Texas at BrownsvilleAbstract of Award
University of Texas at Arlington
REU Program at the University of Texas at Arlington: Assistive Technologies for People with Disabilities
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Arlington, Texas
Primary: Ishfaq Ahmad
(817) 272-3605
iahmad@cse.uta.edu
Secondary: Pam Mcbride
(817) 272-3604
mcbride@cse.uta.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Assistive technologies, vision, sensors, sign language, facial recognition, emotion and behavior analysis, smart augmented reality, data analytics, robots, human-machine interaction
REU Program at the University of Texas at Arlington: Assistive Technologies for People with DisabilitiesAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University
REU Site on Cybermanufacturing
Engineering Technology/Industrial and System Engineering/Mechanical Engineering
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Bimal Nepal
(979) 845-2230
nepal@tamu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Satish Bukkapatnam
(979) 458-2348
satish@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Advanced manufacturing, design and planning, in situ prognostics and process control, and enterprise-wide optimization and coordination, and cyber security in manufacturing
REU Site on CybermanufacturingAbstract of Award
Sam Houston State University
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Genome Science and Computational Biology
Biological Sciences
Huntsville, Texas
Primary: Madhusudan Choudhary
(936) 294-4850
mchoudhary@shsu.edu
Secondary: Hyuk Cho
(936) 294-1535
hyukcho@shsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biological Sciences, Genomics, Microbiome, Chemistry, Evolutionary Biology, Computational Biology
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Genome Science and Computational BiologyAbstract of Award
Denton, Texas
Primary: LeGrande M. Slaughter
(940) 565-4350
legrande@unt.edu
Secondary: Sara Pujols
(940) 565-3554
chem-reu@unt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: collaborative research; interdisciplinary research; team mentoring; early-stage undergraduate students; computational chemistry; catalysis; materials chemistry
REU Site: Team-Mentored Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Chemistry for Early-Stage UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Edinburg, Texas
Primary: Erwin Suazo
(480) 275-0391
erwin.suazo@utrgv.edu
Secondary: Tamer Oraby
Texas State University
REU Site: A Chemistry REU on Molecular Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CheMIE)
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Marcos, Texas
Primary: Cory Holland
(512) 245-6869
ch51639@txstate.edu
Secondary: William Brittain
(512) 245-3308
wb20@txstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: innovation, collaboration, entrepreneurial, business, industry
REU Site: A Chemistry REU on Molecular Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CheMIE)Abstract of Award
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Jacques C. Richard
(979) 574-3907
Richard@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: UAV, Plasma modeling, Autonomous Control of Flapping Fin Dirigible, Pulsed Hypersonic Expansion Facility, Turbulent Wedges from Roughness Elements
Comments: Keywords (continued) Detailed Chemistry Computations Of Supersonic Reacting Flow
REU Site: Aerospace Engineering Research Opportunities for Undergraduates (AEERO-U)Abstract of Award
Texas State University
REU Site: Algebra, Combinatorics, and Statistics
Mathematical Sciences
San Marcos, Texas
Primary: Yong Yang
(512) 245-3742
yang@txstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Algebra, Combinatorics, and Statistics
Comments: Renewal of DMS-1757233
REU Site: Algebra, Combinatorics, and StatisticsAbstract of Award
University of Texas at Tyler
REU Site: Algebra, Graphs, and Number Theory at UT Tyler
Mathematics
Tyler, Texas
Primary: David Milan
(903) 566-5839
dmilan@uttyler.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics (various subfields
REU Site: Algebra, Graphs, and Number Theory at UT TylerAbstract of Award
College Station, Texas
Primary: Holly Gaede
(979) 845-0520
hgaede@mail.chem.tamu.edu
Secondary: Marylin Warren
(979) 845-0520
reu@chem.tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Atmospheric chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, biological chemistry, catalysis, computational chemistry, energy, environment, enzymes, green chemistry, materials chemistry,continued below...
Comments: Additional Key Words: mechanism, metal-organic frameworks, metabolism, nanotechnology, polymers, sensing, solar, surface, synthesis
REU Site: Biological, Environmental, and Materials Chemistry Research at Texas A&M UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
University of Texas at Austin
REU Site: BME Community of Undergradute Research Scholar
Biomedical Engineering
Austin, Texas
Primary: Mia K. Markey
(512) 471-6424
mia.markey@utexas.edu
Secondary: Laura Suggs
(512) 232-1671
suggs@utexas.edu
University of Texas at Dallas
REU Site: Culturally Responsivie Research in Developmental Science
Psychology and Speech, Hearing and Language Sciences
Richardson, Texas
Primary: Mandy Maguire
(972) 883-3163
mandy.maguire@utdallas.edu
Secondary: Rachel Berglund
(972) 883-4782
rxb141930@utdallas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Child Development; Socioeconomic Status; Psychology; Developmental Science; Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
REU Site: Culturally Responsivie Research in Developmental ScienceAbstract of Award
University of Texas at Austin
REU Site: Cyberinfrastructure (CI) Research 4 Social Change
Texas Advanced Computing Center
Austin, Texas
Primary: ROSALIA GOMEZ
(512) 471-6785
ragomez@tacc.utexas.edu
Secondary: Kelly Gaither
Research Topics/Keywords: High performance computing, visualization, data intensive computing, science, engineering, and computational medicine
REU Site: Cyberinfrastructure (CI) Research 4 Social ChangeAbstract of Award
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Georgianne Moore
gwmoore@tamu.edu
University of Texas at Austin
REU Site: Frontier Research and Training in Astronomy for the 21st Century
Department of Astronomy
Austin, Texas
Primary: Dr. Shardha Jogee
(512) 471-3302
sj@astro.as.utexas.edu
Secondary: James Medina
(512) 471-3409
utastro_reu@utlists.utexas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, star formation, planetary systems, stellar astrophysics, black holes, galaxy evolution, dark matter, dark energy, cosmology, instrumentation
Comments: This program is funded by the NSF REU program and the Department of Defense ASSURE program. Student participants benefit from a collaboration between the UT Austin Astronomy Department, McDonald Obs
REU Site: Frontier Research and Training in Astronomy for the 21st CenturyAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Education and Human Resources
University of Texas at Arlington
REU Site: Hybrid Design and Fabrication
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
Arlington, Texas
Primary: Dr. Cesar Torres
(817) 272-5915
cearto@uta.edu
Secondary: Dr. Chris McMurrough
mcmurrough@uta.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Human-Computer Interaction, Digital Fabrication, Smart Materials, Maker Culture, Computational Design, Craft, Design
REU Site: Hybrid Design and FabricationAbstract of Award
Houston, Texas
Primary: Jonathan Silberg
(713) 348-3849
joff@rice.edu
Secondary: Natasha Kirienko
(713) 348-2581
kirienko@rice.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Ecology, Genetics, Physical Biology, Systems Biology, Synthetic Biology
Comments: Kimberly M'Carver
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Program in Multi-scale Biological NetworksAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Reesarch Experiences in Metrology & Non-Destructive Inspection
Manufacturing & Mechanical Engg. Tech., Materials Science & Engg.
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Mathew Kuttolamadom
(979) 862-8472
mathew@tamu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Jyhwen Wang
(979) 845-4903
jwang@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Non-Destructive Inspection, Manufacturing, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Reesarch Experiences in Metrology & Non-Destructive InspectionAbstract of Award
Kingsville, Texas
Primary: Dr. Hua Li
(361) 593-4057
hua.li@tamuk.edu
Secondary: Dr. Kai Jin
(361) 593-2135
kai.jin@tamuk.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Renewable Energy, Civil and Environment Engineering, Sustainable Energy, Energy Management, Air Quality, Energy Efficiency, Pollution Control and Reduction, Energy Policy, Clean Conventional Energy
Comments: This REU Site provides interdisciplinary research opportunities and welcomes both community college and undergraduate students in all the levels in engineering and science majors.
REU Site: Intergrating Research in Sustainable Energy and the Environment across Disciplines (IR-SEED)Abstract of Award
Prairie View, Texas
Primary: Natali Hritonenko
(936) 261-1689
nahritonenko@pvamu.edu
Secondary: Gloria C. Regisford
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics, Statistics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
REU Site: Mathematical Modeling in the SciencesAbstract of Award
Lubbock, Texas
Primary: Chunmei Wang
(806) 834-7655
chunmei.wang@ttu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics and Statistics
Comments: Contact Email for applicants: math.reu@ttu.edu
REU Site: Mathematical, Statistical and Computational Methods for Problems in the Life SciencesAbstract of Award
Austin, Texas
Primary: Roger T. Bonnecaze
(512) 471-1497
rtb@che.utexas.edu
Secondary: S.V Sreenivasan
(512) 471-6546
sv.sreeni@mail.utexas.edu
William Marsh Rice University
REU Site: Nanotechnology REU with Focus on Community Colleges
Office of STEM Engagement (R-STEM)
Houston, Texas
Primary: Carolyn A. Nichol
(713) 348-2672
cnichol@rice.edu
Secondary: Rafael Verduzco
(713) 348-6492
rafaelv@rice.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nanotechnology , Community College
REU Site: Nanotechnology REU with Focus on Community CollegesAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University
REU Site: Nuclear Science at Texas A&M University
Department of Chemistry
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Sherry J. Yennello
(979) 845-7361
reu@comp.tamu.edu
Texas Christian University
REU Site: Physics and Astrophysics at TCU
Physics
Fort Worth, Texas
Primary: Dr. Peter M. Frinchaboy
(817) 257-6387
p.frinchaboy@tcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecular, Bio, Chemical, Statistical Physics, Astronomy, Planetary Science
REU Site: Physics and Astrophysics at TCUAbstract of Award
Houston, Texas
Primary: Caroline Masiello
masiello@rice.edu
Texas State University - San Marcos
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Edge Computing
Computer Science
San Marcos, Texas
Primary: Kecheng Yang
(512) 245-7504
yangk@txstate.edu
Secondary: Anne Ngu
(512) 245-2349
angu@txstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: real-time edge computing, wearable edge devices programming, high-performance edge computing, networks resource allocation at the edge, and edge time-series data labeling
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Edge ComputingAbstract of Award
Tarleton State University
REU Site: Restoring working cattle ranches for sustainable land and water resources
Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Geosciences, Sociology, and Wildlife, Sus
Stephenville, Texas
Primary: Victoria Chraibi
(254) 968-9326
chraibi@tarleton.edu
Secondary: Barbara Bellows
(254) 968-9000
bellows@tarleton.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, community ecology, environmental biology, environmental chemistry, environmental engineering, environmental policy, hydrogeology, landscape management, limnology, plant ecology
REU Site: Restoring working cattle ranches for sustainable land and water resourcesAbstract of Award
University of Texas at Dallas
REU Site: REU in Theoretical and Experimental Physics
Department of Physics
Richardson, Texas
Primary: Dr. Lindsay J. King
(972) 883-6743
lindsay.king@utdallas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Experimental and Theoretical Physics
REU Site: REU in Theoretical and Experimental PhysicsAbstract of Award
Richardson, Texas
Primary: Eric Wong
(972) 883-6619
ewong@utdallas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Software safety and reliability, quality assurance, verification and validation, cost effectiveness, safety standard and evolution, reliability modeling and prediction
REU Site: Software Safety and Reliability: Research and ApplicationAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of Texas at El Paso
REU Site: Summer Program in Chihuahuan Desert Biodiversity
Biological Sciences
El Paso, Texas
Primary: Michael Moody
(915) 747-5087
mlmoody@utep.edu
Secondary: Jerry Johnson
(915) 747-6984
jjohnson@utep.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, ecology, evolution, conservation, climate, organismal
REU Site: Summer Program in Chihuahuan Desert BiodiversityAbstract of Award
Commerce, Texas
Primary: Dr. Huengmam Park
(903) 468-8654
huengman.park@tamuc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear Physics, Astrophysics, Astronomy, Physics Education, Organic Semiconductor Physics and Surface X-Ray Physics
REU Site: Summer Research Program for Community College Students in Physics and Astronomy at Texas A&M University-CommerceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
The University of Texas at Austin
REU SITE: Summer Undergraduate Program for Experiential Research (SUPER) in Molecular Biosciences.
The Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology
Alan Lloyd, Texas
Primary: Alan Lloyd
(512) 471-3530
amlloyd@utexas.edu
Secondary: Antonio Gonzalez
(512) 471-6424
antonio.gonzalez@austin.utexas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, molecular, biology, cell, development, gene, DNA, RNA
Comments: Coordinator: Justine Mecchio Justine.Meccio@austin.utexas.edu. (512)471-0934
REU SITE: Summer Undergraduate Program for Experiential Research (SUPER) in Molecular Biosciences.Abstract of Award
Texas A&M University
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
College Station, Texas
Primary: Mary Bryk
(979) 862-2294
bryk@tamu.edu
Secondary: Gary Kunkel
(979) 845-6257
g-kunkel@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biochemistry, biophysics, developmental biology, gene expression, genomics, enzymology, membrane structure, microbiology, molecular biology, phage biology, proteomics
Comments: coordinators are the PI and co-PI
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Program in BiochemistryAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Chemistry
Denton, Texas
Primary: Renee Bryce
(940) 565-4176
Renee.Bryce@unt.edu
Secondary: Cihan Tunc, 940-565-2767.
(940) 565-2767
Research Topics/Keywords: Machine learning, context driven systems, Software assurance, security, emerging technologies, mobile applications
REU Site: TaMaLe - Testing and Machine Learning for Context-Driven Systems: Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Houston, Texas
Primary: Patricia DeLucia
(713) 348-3844
pat.delucia@rice.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: human factors, applied experimental psychology, behavioral research
REU Site: Translational Research in Psychological Sciences - Human Factors at Rice UniversityAbstract of Award
San Marcos, Texas
Primary: Damian Valles
(512) 245-5611
dvalles@txstate.edu
Secondary: Ting Liu
(512) 245-8259
tingliu@txstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Emotion recognition and postural control ML, smart city firefighting, AR/VR for hand washing and movement assessment, cyber tools for multiple sclerosis, children with ASD
REU Site: Undergraduate Research Experiences in Machine Learning, Analytics, and Augmented Reality for Smart and Connected HealthAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Texas A&M University
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Energy and Propulsion
College of Engineering
College Station, Texas
Primary: Dr. Eric Petersen
(979) 845-1257
epetersen@tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: energy, propulsion, combustion, fluid mechanics, materials science, thermodynamics, laser diagnostics, mechanical engineering
Comments: Keywords (continued) aerospace engineering, turbomachinery, gas turbines, rockets, energy storage
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Energy and PropulsionAbstract of Award
Austin, Texas
Primary: Shannon Cavanagh
(512) 471-6424
scavanagh@austin.utexas.edu
Secondary: Cynthia Osborne
Research Topics/Keywords: race, ethnicity, family demography
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in Race, Ethnicity and Family DemographyAbstract of Award
College Station, Texas
Primary: Anne Shiu
(979) 862-4306
annejls@math.tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematical Sciences and their Applications
Comments: Renewal REU Site Grant (Previous award: DMS-1757872) Contact for Applicants: Ms. Donna Hoffman donna@math.tamu.edu (979) 862-4306)
REU Site: Undergraduate Research in the Mathematical Sciences and their ApplicationsAbstract of Award
Houston, Texas
Primary: Jose L. Contreras-Vidal, Ph.D.
(713) 743-4429
jlcontreras-vida@uh.edu
Secondary: Stuart Long, Ph.D.
(713) 743-4445
long@uh.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: neurotechnology,neuroscience,computational neuroscience,brain imaging,medical devices,neuroprostheses,neural interfaces,robotics,neural engineering,rehabilitation,brain-computer-interfaces
REU Site:Neurotechnologies to Help the Body Move, Heal, and Feel AgainAbstract of Award
Dallas, Texas
Primary: Vladimir Ajaev
(214) 768-3629
ajaev@smu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data Science, Mathematical Biology, Neuroscience, Transport in Nanoscale Systems, Microfluidics
REU/RTG: Modeling and Computations for Complex Systems at Southern Methodist UniversityAbstract of Award
Texas A&M University Main Campus
REU: Observing the Ocean
Department of Oceanography
College Station, Tx, Texas
Primary: Dr. Lisa Campbell
(979) 845-5706
OceanREU@geos.tamu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Oceanography, ocean observing, engineering, physical oceanography, ocean acidification, harmful algal blooms, pollution, chemistry, , gliders, GIS, ocean-atmosphere
Comments: The application website opens in January and applications are due in mid-February.
REU: Observing the OceanAbstract of Award
University of Houston
Undergraduate Research Experience in Frontiers of Data-Driven Computing.
Department of Computer Science
Houston, Texas
Primary: Ernst L. Leiss
(713) 743-3359
coscel@cs.uh.edu
Secondary: Stephen Huang
(713) 743-3338
shuang@cs.uh.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data-centric computing, data analytics, big data, cybersecurity
Undergraduate Research Experience in Frontiers of Data-Driven Computing.Abstract of Award
Texas
Primary: Risa Hartman
(512) 232-7568
rhartman@che.utexas.edu
Secondary: Prof. Brian Korgel
(512) 471-5633
korgel@che.utexas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: materials science and engineering, nanoscience, nanotechnology, chemistry, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, optics, physics
Comments: Comments: nine-week REU program operated by the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) at UT Austin
University of Texas, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, Center for Dynamics and Control of MaterialsAbstract of Award
University of North Texas
Vehicular Edge Computing and Security: Research Experience for Undergraduates
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Denton, Texas
Primary: Song Fu
(940) 565-2341
song.fu@unt.edu
Secondary: Qing Yang
(940) 565-4899
qing.yang@unt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Connected and autonomous vehicles, vehicular edge computing, vehicular sensor data fusion, trustworthy information sharing among vehicles, privacy protection
Vehicular Edge Computing and Security: Research Experience for UndergraduatesAbstract of Award
Provo, Utah
Primary: Daniel Ess
(801) 422-9164
dhe@chem.byu.edu
Secondary: Kara Stowers
(801) 422-0835
kstowers@chem.byu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Industry, Industrial Career, Organic, Inorganic, Analytical, Computational, Physical
Chemistry and Biochemistry REU Site to Prepare Students for Graduate School and an Industrial CareerAbstract of Award
The University of Utah
REU Physics and Astronomy at University of Utah
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Salt Lake City, Utah
Primary: Dr. Tino Nyawelo
(801) 581-5306
reu@physics.utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astronomy
Comments: EPSCoR co-funded.
REU Physics and Astronomy at University of UtahAbstract of Award
Salt lake city, Utah
Primary: Dr. Jordan Gerton
(801) 585-0068
jgerton@physics.utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astronomy
REU Site: An Inclusive REU Program in Physics and Astronomy at the University of UtahAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Salt Lake City, Utah
Primary: Jordan Gerton
(801) 585-0068
jgerton@physics.utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: physics, astronomy
Salt Lake City, Utah
Primary: Ming Hammond
(801) 581-7309
ming.hammond@utah.edu
Secondary: Michael Gruenwald
(801) 581-4954
michael.gruenwald@utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Analytical Chemistry, Biological Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
REU Site: Catalysis in a Collaborative REU Program at the University of UtahAbstract of Award
Utah State University
REU Site: Engineering Education Research on Undergraduate Engineering Students' Problem Solving Capacity
Logan, Utah
Primary: Oenardi Lawanto
olawanto@usu.edu
Provo, Utah
Primary: Jean-Francois van Huele
reu@byu.edu
Secondary: Brooklyn Chournos
reu@byu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Cofunded: Physics
Salt Lake City, UT, Utah
Primary: Taylor Sparks
(801) 389-4415
sparks@eng.utah.edu
Secondary: Jeff Bates
(801) 386-6387
jeff.bates@utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Sustainability, water, energy, recycling, resources, low-carbon, desalination, energy storage, biodegradable, critical materials
Comments: Pacific islanders and refugees encouraged to apply
REU Site: Research Experience in Utah for Sustainable Materials Engineering (ReUSE)Abstract of Award
Utah State University
REU Site: STEM for Plant Health
Biological Engineering
Logan, Utah
Primary: David Britt
(435) 797-2158
david.britt@usu.edu
Secondary: Anne Anderson
(720) 438-8831
annejanderson33@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, agriculture, bioengineering, plant physiology, microbiome, probiotic, soil health, natural products, biotechnology, nanotechnology
REU Site: STEM for Plant HealthAbstract of Award
Brigham Young University
REU/retSite: Physics Research at Brigham Young University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Provo, Utah
Primary: Dr. Jean-Francois Van Huele
(801) 422-4481
reu@byu.edu
Secondary: Dr. John Colton
(801) 997-0572
reu@byu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Acoustics, Astronomy, Atomic Physics, Condensed Matter, Extreme Ultraviolet & X-Ray Optics, Magnetism, Materials Science, Mathematical Modeling, Numerical Relativity & Quantum Information
Comments: RET component.
REU/retSite: Physics Research at Brigham Young UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Primary: Corey Cleland
(434) 284-0543
clelancl@jmu.edu
Secondary: Bisi Velayudhan
(540) 568-4565
velayubt@jmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; biology; data science; data analytics; lab; field; computational; community college; junior college; sophomore
"REU Site: Biological Data Science for Community College Students:Abstract of Award
Norfolk, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Roger Harvey
(757) 683-5657
rharvey@odu.edu
Secondary: Shannon Cofield
scofi002@odu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: coastal zone flooding and sea level rise; Chesapeake Bay and coastal oceanography; environmental geochemistry and pollutants; ocean acidification; ocean modeling
Comments: The application website is available in early January with the deadline for applications about March 1st
An Interdisciplinary Program at Old Dominion University for the Study of Metropolitan Coastal Environments and CommunitiesAbstract of Award
Virginia Commonwealth University
End-User Programming of Cyber-Physical Systems
computer science
Richmond, Virginia
Primary: David Shepherd
shepherdd@vcu.edu
Secondary: Kstadin Damevski
kdamesvsky@vcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: end-user programming, software engineering, cyber-physical systems, human-computer interaction, natural language processing, robotics
End-User Programming of Cyber-Physical SystemsAbstract of Award
Virginia Commonwealth University
Practices and Perspectives in Nanoscience and Chemical Biology
Department of Chemistry
Richmond, Virginia
Primary: Professor Indika U Arachchige
(804) 828-6855
iuarachchige@vcu.edu
Secondary: Professor Suzanne M. Ruder
(804) 828-7519
sruder@vcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: nanoscience, chemical biology, heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis, drug design, computational modeling, quantum dots, chromatography, laser spectroscopy, see Additional Comments for more...
Comments: Continued Research Areas/Keywords: lithium ion battery, single molecular sensing, organic synthesis, protein-protein interaction studies, metals in medicine, bioinorganic chemistry.
Practices and Perspectives in Nanoscience and Chemical BiologyAbstract of Award
Old Dominion University
REU Site: Accelerator and Nuclear Physics
Physics
Norfolk, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Balsa Terzic
(757) 683-5281
bterzic@odu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Geoffrey Kraft
(757) 269-7557
kraft@jlab.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Accelerator and Nuclear Physics
REU Site: Accelerator and Nuclear PhysicsAbstract of Award
University of Virginia
REU Site: Advanced Materials Synthesis at the University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
Primary: David Green
(434) 982-5782
dlg9s@virginia.edu
Secondary: Jerrold Floro
floro@virginia.edu
Charlottesville, Virginia
Primary: Ken Ono
(434) 924-4919
ken.ono691@virginia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main field: Mathematics; Sub-field: Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory, and Representation Theory
Comments: PI's priori REU grants: DMS (0243604, 0354112, 0842560, 1250467, 1557960, 1849959, 2002265), DUE 0519428.
REU Site: Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory, and Representation Theory at the University of VirginiaAbstract of Award
Blacksburg, Virginia
Primary: Jan Helge Bohn
(540) 231-3276
bohn@vt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Automotive Engineering, International, Europe, Germany, Technische Universitaet Darmstadt
REU Site: Collaborative International Automotive Engineering in Germany and the USAAbstract of Award
Cofunded: International Science and Engineering
Boyce, Virginia
Primary: Kyle Haynes
(540) 837-1758
haynes@virginia.edu
Secondary: Mary McKenna
(202) 806-6103
mmckenna@howard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biology, biosciences, ecology, evolution, pollination, insects, plants, terrestrial, aquatic , populations, communities, ecosystems, entomology, botany
Comments: For more information, contact Dr. Haynes at haynes@virginia.edu.
REU Site: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Virginia's Blandy Experimental FarmAbstract of Award
Charlottesville, Virginia
Primary: Eric Nagy
(434) 243-4989
enagy@virginia.edu
Secondary: Edmund Brodie
(434) 243-1068
bbrodie@virginia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, amphibian, aquatic, behavior, botany, cell, collections, community, conservation, diversity, ecology, ecosystem, entomology, evolution, field, genetics, insect, mammal, microbiology
Comments: The focus of the REU program is population biology at the intersection of field-based studies of ecology, evolution, and behavior. Students do independent projects and take leadership roles.
REU Site: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior Field Research at Mountain Lake Biological StationAbstract of Award
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Primary: Kevin Caran
(540) 568-6632
carankl@jmu.edu
Secondary: Gina MacDonald
(540) 568-6852
macdongx@jmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: chemistry
Comments: opportunities for deaf students
REU Site: Integrating Hearing and Deaf Students in Undergraduate Chemical ResearchAbstract of Award
Virginia
Primary: Yusuke Yamani
(757) 683-4293
yyamani@odu.edu
Virginia Tech
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Water Science and Engineering
Inst. for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS) and Dept. of Engr. Education
Blacksburg, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Vinod K. Lohani
(540) 231-0019
vlohani@vt.edu
Secondary: Jennifer Cacciola
(540) 231-5244
jcacciola@vt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Urbanization Impacts, Chemical and Microbial Water Quality, Real-time Water Monitoring, Flint Study, Waste Water Treatment, Wetland Studies, International Water Issues, Drinking Water
Comments: This is an interdisciplinary site and students from various disciplinary backgrounds are welcome. We strongly encourage students from underrepresented minorities to apply. This Site includes an intern
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Water Science and EngineeringAbstract of Award
Virginia Commonwealth University
REU Site: Mathematics at VCU
Mathematics
Richmond, Virginia
Primary: Jan Rychtar
(804) 828-7196
rychtarj@vcu.edu
Secondary: Dewey Taylor
Research Topics/Keywords: Mathematics biology, computational mathematics, graph theory
REU Site: Mathematics at VCUAbstract of Award
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Primary: Brandt Jones
(540) 568-3802
mathreu@jmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Statistics, applied and pure mathematics
Comments: Renewal of previously funded REU Site: NSF Award 1560151
REU Site: Mathematics Research for Undergraduates at James Madison UniversityAbstract of Award
Virginia Commonwealth University
REU Site: Mechanobiology at VCU
Biomedical Engineering
Richmond, Virginia
Primary: Rebecca Heise
(804) 828-3496
rlheise@vcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Mechanobiology, cell mechanics, cell engineering, tissue engineering, drug delivery
REU Site: Mechanobiology at VCUAbstract of Award
Charlottesville, Virginia
Primary: Timothy E. Allen
(434) 982-6751
teallen@virginia.edu
Secondary: Hannah Moore
(434) 924-5102
hmoore@virginia.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Systems bioengineering, biomedical engineering, Systems biology, biomedical data science, biology, bioinformatics, computational biology
REU Site: Multi-Scale Systems Bioengineering and Biomedical Data SciencesAbstract of Award
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
REU Site: Neutrino Physics at Virginia Tech
Department of Physics
Blacksburg, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Camillo Mariani
(540) 231-4449
camiloi@vt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Neutrino Physics
REU Site: Neutrino Physics at Virginia TechAbstract of Award
Virginia Commonwealth University
REU Site: Pharmaceutical Engineering at Virginia Commonwealth University
College of Engineering and School of Pharmacy
Richmond, Virginia
Primary: Thomas Roper, Ph.D
(804) 828-5568
tdroper@vcu.edu
Secondary: Sandro da Rocha, Ph.D.
(804) 828-0985
srdarocha@vcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Pharmaceutical Engineering, Drug Delivery, Drug Manufacturing; Formulation, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient
REU Site: Pharmaceutical Engineering at Virginia Commonwealth UniversityAbstract of Award
Norfolk, Virginia
Primary: Sampath Jayarathna
(757) 683-7787
sampath@cs.odu.edu
Secondary: Jian Wu(reu@cs.odu.edu
(757) 683-7753
reu@cs.odu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Disinformation detection, data science and analytics, information retrieval, applied machine learning, eye tracking, web archiving, social media
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Disinformation Detection and AnalyticsAbstract of Award
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Shane McGary
mcgaryrs@jmu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Ángel A. Garcia Jr.
garci4aa@jmu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Caves, Karst, geophysics, geochemistry, environmental science, stratigraphy, LiDAR, hydrology, public policy, outreach
REU site: Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Cave and Karst Science (U-ROCKS)Abstract of Award
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University or Virginia Tech
REU: INFEWS N/P/H2O: MATERIALS INNOVATION AT THE INTERSECTION OF FOOD-ENERGY-WATER SYSTEMS (MII-FEWS)
MII (Macromolecules Innovation Institute)
Blacksburg, Virginia
Primary: Kim Felix
(540) 231-6717
mii@vt.edu
Secondary: Tim Long
(540) 231-6717
mii@vt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Agriculture, 3D-Printing, Water, Membranes, Energy, Polymers, Materials, African-Americans, Minorities, Undergraduates, Synthesis, Climate Research, Biological Chemistry, Seniors, Juniors
REU: INFEWS N/P/H2O: MATERIALS INNOVATION AT THE INTERSECTION OF FOOD-ENERGY-WATER SYSTEMS (MII-FEWS)Abstract of Award
SBIR
SBIR
Virginia
Primary: SBIRresearchexp@nsf.gov
SBIRresearchexp@nsf.gov
Research Topics/Keywords: SBIR
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Virginia Institution of Marine Science, Summer Intern Program (SIP)
Office of Academic Studies
Gloucester Point, Virginia
Primary: Mrs. Jenny Dreyer
(804) 684-7903
intern@vims.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: marine science, oceanography, biology, chemistry, physics, geology, coastal studies, ecology, estuarine science
Comments: The application website opens in December and applications are due in early February.
Virginia Institution of Marine Science, Summer Intern Program (SIP)Abstract of Award
Western Washington University, Anacortes, WA.
REU Site at the Shannon Point Marine Center, Washington State
Shannon Point Marine Center
Anacortes, Washington
Primary: Dr. Brian Bingham
(360) 650-7400
Brian.bingham@wwu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: productivity & nutrient cycling in watersheds; marine microbial ecology; physiology of symbiosis; larval development; physiology, marine invertebrates; coastal oceanography & ecology
Comments: Applications from underserved, underrepresented, and underprivileged groups are encouraged. Application website opens in January with application deadline in March.
REU Site at the Shannon Point Marine Center, Washington StateAbstract of Award
Toppenish, Washington
Primary: Bob Kao
(509) 865-8681
kao_r@heritage.edu
Secondary: Kazu Sonoda
(509) 865-8584
Sonoda_K@heritage.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences; molecular cell biology; plant development and function; animal development and function
REU Site: A Transformative Approach for Engaging First-Generation Underrepresented Minorities in a Research ExperienceAbstract of Award
University of Washington
REU Site: Big Data and Science Communication
Genome Sciences
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Christine Queitsch
(206) 685-8935
queitsch@u.washington.edu
Secondary: Atom Lesiak
(970) 218-0193
alesiak@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, genetics, genomics, proteomics, evolution, computational biology, developmental biology, technology development, microbiome, genome editing, DNA replication, data science
Comments: The point of contact for student applications is Brian Giebel. 206-616-7297; bgiebel@uw.edu.
REU Site: Big Data and Science CommunicationAbstract of Award
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Shaun Taylor
(206) 685-2029
uwcei@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar, clean energy, smart grid, battery, energy storage, thin film, data science, materials, chemistry,(additional keywords in the Comments section).
Comments: Additional Keywords: chemical engineering, electrical engineering, physics, modeling, polymers, characterization, nanoparticles, engineering Comments: This program is suitable for freshmen and
REU Site: Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Friday Harbor Laboratories, Washington
Primary: Adam Summers
(310) 864-1491
Fishguy@uw.edu
Secondary: Stacy Farina
stacy.farina@howard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biosciences, Marine Biology, ecology, evolution, fish, invertebrates, island
REU Site: Integrative Biology and Ecology of Marine OrganismsAbstract of Award
Washington State University
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Training in Wearable Computing
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Hassan Ghasemzadeh
(509) 335-6138
hassan.ghasemzadeh@wsu.edu
Secondary: Ramesh Sah
ramesh.sah@wsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Wearable computing, mobile health, digital health, machine learning
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Training in Wearable ComputingAbstract of Award
University of Washington Bothell
REU Site: Next-generation health monitoring systems with flexible electronics, novel algorithms and secure communication
Division of Engineering & Mathematics, Electrical Engineering Program
Bothell, Washington
Primary: Tadesse Ghirmai
(425) 352-3873
tadg@uw.edu
Secondary: Hung Cao
(425) 352-5194
hungcao@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Biomedical devices, flexible electronics, signal processing, data security
REU Site: Next-generation health monitoring systems with flexible electronics, novel algorithms and secure communicationAbstract of Award
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Dr. Eric Salathe
(425) 352-3226
salathe@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Computational Physics and Astrophysics, Physics Educational Research and Condensed Matter Physics
REU SITE: Physics Research at the University of Washington BothellAbstract of Award
Washington State University
REU Site: Regional Atmospheric Chemistry: State-of-the-art Measurement and Modeling in the Pacific Northwest
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Dr. Shelley Pressley
(509) 335-5443
spressley@wsu.edu
Secondary: Dr. Brian Lamb
(509) 335-5702
blamb@wsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: atmospheric science, air quality, atmospheric chemistry, mobile laboratory facility, air quality measurements, air quality modeling, Pacific northwest, climate change, mobile atmospheric chemistry lab
REU Site: Regional Atmospheric Chemistry: State-of-the-art Measurement and Modeling in the Pacific NorthwestAbstract of Award
Bellingham, Washington
Primary: Amanda Murphy
(360) 650-3138
Amanda.Murphy@wwu.edu
Secondary: P. Clint Spiegel, Jr.
(360) 650-3137
paul.spiegel@wwu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Chemistry (Biochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Computational Chemistry
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Jen Eklund
(206) 732-2123
jen.eklund@isbscience.org
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, systems biology, computational biology, bioinformatics, genomics, multi-omics, data science
REU Site: Research Opportunities in Systems BiologyAbstract of Award
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Eric Chudler
(206) 616-6899
chudler@u.washington.edu
Secondary: Rajesh Rao
(206) 685-9141
rao@cs.washington.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, neuroscience, neurotechnology, neuroethics, neurophysiology
REU Site: Sensorimotor Neural EngineeringAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Engineering, Department of Defense (DoD)
Tacoma, Washington
Primary: Jim Thatcher
(253) 692-5920
jethatch@uw.edu
Secondary: Courtney Thatcher
Research Topics/Keywords: spatial models, electoral districting, cutting-edge computational and mathematical techniques training
REU Site: Spatial Models and Electoral DistrictingAbstract of Award
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Julie Padowski
(509) 335-8539
julie.padowski@wsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Food-energy-water nexus, systems modeling, agriculture, economics, hydrology, engineering, environment, resilience
REU Site: Stakeholder Informed Modeling of Innovations in the Food-Energy-Water NexusAbstract of Award
Washington State University
REU Site: The Physics of Waves from the Nanoscale to the Cosmic Scale
Department of Physics
Pullman, Washington
Primary: Robin Stratton
(509) 335-9532
rstratton@wsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astronomy (Condensed Matter, Atomic, Molecular, Optics, Shock, Gravity Waves, Astronomy)
REU Site: The Physics of Waves from the Nanoscale to the Cosmic ScaleAbstract of Award
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Casey Mann
(425) 352-5435
uwb.math.reu@gmail.com
Research Topics/Keywords: Optimization, Matrix Analysis, Image Reconstruction, and Discrete Geometry (Knot Theory and Tiling Theory)
REU Site: Tiling Theory, Knot Theory, Optimization, Matrix Analysis, and Image ReconstructionAbstract of Award
University of Washington
REU Site: University of Washington Physics
Department of Physics
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Paris Nguyen
uwreu@physics.washington.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Cosmology and astrophysics; Elementary Particle Physics; Nuclear Physics; Atomic Physics; Physics Education; Condensed Matter and nano-structure physics; Numerical modeling and Biophysics
REU Site: University of Washington PhysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Materials Research
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Shaun N. Taylor
(206) 734-9335
sntaylor@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Optoelectronic devices, efficient lighting, information display, optical data transmission, sensors, quantum-based information technologies, solution-processed inorganic materials.
Comments: This REU Program is a part of the Science and Technology Center located at the University of Washington
The Center for the Integration of Modern Optoelectronic Materials on Demand (IMOD) REU siteAbstract of Award
Seattle, Washington
Primary: Danica Hendrickson
(206) 685-2029
danicah@uw.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: frontiers of science, accelerate the development of future advanced technologies, and address challenges of broad national and societal importance
UW Molecular Engineering Materials Center (MEM-C)Abstract of Award
Athens, West Virginia
Primary: Dr. Joseph L. Allen
(304) 384-5238
allenj@concord.edu
Secondary: Dr. Colin A. Shaw
(406) 994-6760
colin.shaw1@montana.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Structural geology, earthquake geology, tectonics, arctic geology, geologic mapping, metamorphic geology, fault rocks, Earth sciences, international.
Comments: Includes 5 weeks of summer field research in Sisimiut, Greenland. REU includes a 6-week pre-field online course and 6-week, post-field online course. Both online components will meet virtually once per week.
REU Site: Architecture of Earthquakes in the Deep Crust: Arctic Expedition Science for StudentsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Earth Sciences
Fairmont State University
REU Site: Discrete and Continuous Analysis in Appalachia
Fairmont, West Virginia
Primary: Tom Cuchta
(304) 367-4218
tcuchta@fairmontstate.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Main field and subfields: Mathematics – mathematical analysis, probability, differential equations, difference equations, and the general theory of time scales calculus
REU Site: Discrete and Continuous Analysis in AppalachiaAbstract of Award
West Virginia University
REU Site: Research in Behavior Science at West Virginia University
Department of Psychology
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Kathryn Kestner
(304) 804-7411
kmkestner@mail.wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Behavior Science, Psychology, Translational Research, Behavior, Behavioral Pharmacology, Relapse-Prevention, Social Behavior, Behavior Analysis, Experimental Analysis of Behavior
REU Site: Research in Behavior Science at West Virginia UniversityAbstract of Award
West Virginia University
REU Site: Research in Chemistry at WVU
C. Eugene Bennett Department of Chemistry
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Brian Popp
(304) 293-0773
Brian.Popp@mail.wvu.edu
Secondary: Michelle Richards-Babb
(304) 293-2123
mrichar2@wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Catalysis, Energy, Health, Bioanalytical Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Forensics, Organometallics, Computational Chemistry, Synthesis, Appalachia
REU Site: Research in Chemistry at WVUAbstract of Award
West Virginia University
REU Site: Undergraduate Astrophysics in Appalachia at West Virginia University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Loren Anderson
loren.anderson@mail.wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Yu Gu
(304) 293-3992
RoboticsREU@mail.wvu.edu
Secondary: Jason Gross
(304) 293-3770
RoboticsREU@mail.wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: robotics, swarm, bio-inspired design, human-robot interaction, autonomy, search and rescue, cooperative systems, virtual reality, augmented reality, microprocessor, instrumentation, controls
REU Site: Undergraduate Robotics Research in Human-Swarm InteractionAbstract of Award
Marquette University
Data Science Across Disciplines
Math, Statistics, and Computer Science Department
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Primary: Praveen Madiraju
(414) 288-6340
praveen.madiraju@marquette.edu
Secondary: Dennis Brylow
(414) 288-6342
dennis.brylow@marquette.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Data Science, Machine Learning, Health Informatics, Exercise Analytics, Spatial Analytics, Data Science Ethics
Data Science Across DisciplinesAbstract of Award
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Primary: Rahul Gomes
(715) 836-3395
gomesr@uwec.edu
Secondary: Sudeep Bhattacharyay
(715) 836-2278
bhattas@uwec.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: High performance computing, machine learning, computer vision, quantum chemical simulations, protein dynamics, high throughput drug screening, GIS, computational astrophysics, spectroscopic imaging
REU Site: Advancing High-Performance Computing Opportunities in Undergraduate Research at UW-Eau Claire to Meet Challenges of Multidisciplinary Computational ScienceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of Wisconsin Madison
REU Site: Biological Interactions from Molecules to Ecosystems- Phenotype, Genotype, and Environment
Wisconsin Institute for Science Education and Community Engagement (WISCIENCE)
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Amber Robertson Smith
(608) 262-0850
amber.smith@wisc.edu
Secondary: David Wassarman
(608) 262-6648
dawassarman@wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: biosciences, biology, molecular, cellular, organismal, ecological, DNA, genetics, biochemistry, bacteriology, botany
REU Site: Biological Interactions from Molecules to Ecosystems- Phenotype, Genotype, and EnvironmentAbstract of Award
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Primary: Cristinel Ababei
(414) 288-5720
cristinel.ababei@marquette.edu
Secondary: Majeed Hayat
(414) 288-6820
majeed.hayat@marquette.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: environment monitoring, water, air, drone design, wireless communications, machine learning based analytics
REU Site: Hardware, Embedded Software, and Analytics for Environment Quality MonitoringAbstract of Award
Wisconsin
Primary: Tina Lee
(715) 232-1100
leetina@uwstout.edu
Wisconsin
Primary: Bradley Postle
(608) 262-4330
postle@wisc.edu
River Falls, Wisconsin
Primary: Professor Surujhdeo Seunarine
(715) 425-4604
surujhdeo.seunarine@uwrf.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Neutrino Astrophysics, Cosmic Rays, Particle Physics and Neutron Monitor Physics
REU Site: Research in Neutrino Astrophysics at the University of Wisconsin-River FallsAbstract of Award
University of Wisconsin - Madison
REU SITE: The Chemistry of Materials for Renewable Energy
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Andrew Greenberg
(608) 890-1534
andrew.greenberg@wisc.edu
Secondary: Robert Hamers
rjhamers@wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: : Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Chemistry of Materials, Renewable Energy, Materials Science, Chemical Upcycling, Waste Plastics
REU SITE: The Chemistry of Materials for Renewable EnergyAbstract of Award
University of Wisconsin System
REU Sites: Psychology Research Experience Program
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Bradley Postle 
(608) 262-4330
postle@wisc.edu
Secondary: Tim Rogers
ttrogers@wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Psychology, Biological Psychology, Cognition, Cognitive Neuroscience, Developmental Psychology, Perception, Social Psychology, Computational Neuroscience, Data Science, Machine Learning, Language
REU Sites: Psychology Research Experience ProgramAbstract of Award
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dept of Astronomy/Dept of Physics
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Dr. Audra Hernandez
(608) 262-3071
reu@astro.wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, space physics, space science, instrumentation, atmospheric physics
University of Wisconsin-MadisonAbstract of Award
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Andrew Greenberg
(608) 890-1534
andrew.greenberg@wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: REU Programs in Nanotechnology; Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering; The Chemistry of Materials of Renewable Energy
Comments: Participants in these programs will spend 10 weeks conducting research in an area of engineering, physics, chemistry, science education or public policy. Associated with the Wisconsin MRSEC
Wisconsin Materials Research Science and Engineering Center REU SiteAbstract of Award
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