JHU REU Program 2019

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 27, 2019
To apply to the 2019 JHU REU program, please send the following materials to paradim@jhu.edu.
  • Statement of interest
  • Resume
  • 3 letters of recommendation

Two Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) positions are available at the Platform for the Accelerated Realization, Analysis, and Discovery of Interface Materials (PARADIM) facility located on the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Homewood campus in Baltimore, Maryland. The REU students will work in collaboration with Professor Tyrel M. McQueen and Dr. W. Adam Phelan in advancing materials discovery of novel electronic and magnetic quantum materials. JHU PARADIM REU participants will be integrated in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences summer program where they will participate in additional scientific enhancement opportunities including a professional development lecture series, social outings in Baltimore and Washington DC, and the Hopkins REU poster symposium with a diverse scientific cohort.  JHU PARADIM REU interns receive a $8,738.00 stipend and housing, and up to $437.00 in qualified travel expenses.

2019 REU Program Projects

PARADIM REU Project Title: PARADIM Data Collective (PDC): Enabling Data-Driven Discovery (1 position)

Project Description: The successful applicant will work with the PDC team to build the real-time data pipeline for processing and analysis of data generated by PARADIM instruments, with the goal of enabling rapid, data-guided, discovery.

 

PARADIM REU Project Title: Supercritical Fluids for Materials Discovery (1 position)

Project Description: The successful applicant will utilize world-unique capabilities of PARADIM to carry out materials discovery of materials relevant to in house quantum materials interfacial research.