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REU in Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) Science and Technology Ed

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Academic Level:
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Undergraduate Students

The Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) Science and Technology is soliciting applications for summer undergraduate research positions. Successful applicants will collaborate with faculty and graduate students on cutting-edge EUV research projects. The EUV ERC is a partnership between Colorado State University, the University of Colorado, UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Students participating in the REU program can choose among projects underway at all four institutions. Positions offer opportunities for research in EUV science and technology, workshops on technical writing, preparing journal papers and posters, as well as outdoor social activities. Students receive a 10-week research stipend, as well as housing, and travel allowances. The program is open to students in engineering, physics, chemistry and related fields.

Some Potential Projects

√ Optimization of high power EUV lasers

√ Development of multilayer mirrors using an ion beam sputtering system

√ Development of high damage threshold thin films for high power laser systems

√ Design, fabrication and testing of EUV multilayer optics

√ Imaging and focusing with an EUV laser

√ Optimization of femto-second lasers

√ Development of laser pulse shapers

Application Requirements:

1. Student Information Form (on back)

2. Statement of Purpose (on back)

2. Letter of Recommendation (from faculty member)

3. Copy of Official Academic Transcript

Eligibility: 1. Sophomore, Junior or non-graduating Senior

2. U.S. citizen or permanent resident

3. GPA of 2.8 or greater (out of 4)

Participating Institution(s):
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Colorado State University (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
General Engineering & Physical Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 10/27/2016
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