Engineering | Undergraduate Research

Spring ’18 Research for Undergraduates (REU)

These opportunities are Research for Undergraduates (REUs) funded and supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF). For more information, please visit the NSF REU website.

TitleDeadlineDurationSite NameLocation
REU Site: Solar Energy Research for the Terawatt ChallengeMarch 1, 2018 May 30 - July 26, 2018 Arizona State University Tempe, Arizona
REU Site: Integrated Nanomanufacturingnot provided not provided Boston University Boston, Massachusetts
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in UAV TechnologiesMarch 1, 2018June 18 - August 17, 2018California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Pomona, California
REU Site: Advancing Sustainable Systems and Environmental Technologies (ASSETs) to Serve HumanityMarch 5, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2017Clarkson University Potsdam, New York
REU Site: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics TechnologyMarch 2, 2018May 21 - July 27, 2018 Clemson University Clemson, South Caroline
REU Site: Engineering and Computing in Rehabilitation and Assistive TechnologiesMarch 1, 2018June 4 - August 10, 2018 Cleveland State University Cleveland, Ohio
REU Site: Engineering Applications of Extreme Ultra-Violet (EUV) Laser LightMarch 1, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 Colorado State University Fort Collins, Colorado
REU Site: Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility (CNF)Site downSite downCornell University Ithaca, New York
REU Site: xREU: eXpertiential Learning Undergraduate Research Opportunities on Energy and the Environmentnot provided June 18 - August 10, 2018 Drexel University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
REU Site for Meeting the Grand Challenges in EngineeringFebruary 19, 2018 not provided Duke University Durham, North Caroline
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Environmental Implications of NanotechnologyCheck back in Summer 2019Check back in Summer 2019Duke UniversityDurham, North Carolina
REU Site: Biomedical Engineering in Simulations, Imaging, and Modeling (BME-SIM)February 12, 2018 May 27 - August 4, 2018East Carolina UniversityGreenville, North Carolina
REU Site: Biomedical Engineering in Simulations, Imaging and Modeling (BME-SIM)not provided not provided East Carolina UniversityGreenville, North Carolina
REU Site: Removing Barriers to Ocean Current Based Electricity Production through Undergraduate ResearchFebruary 22, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 Florida Atlantic UniversityBoca Raton, Florida
REU Site: Multi-physics of Active Systems and StructuresFebruary 9, 2018May 28 - August 3, 2018Florida State UniversityTallahassee, Florida
REU Site:Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering (SURE)February 26, 2018May 29 - August 3, 2018GA Tech Research CorporationAtlanta, Georgia
National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (11 sites)March 1, 2018 May 30 - July 26, 2018 Georgia Institute of Technology, NNCI Coordinating OfficeGeorgia
REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)-RoboticsFebruary 26, 2018May 29 - August 3, 2018Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlanta, Georgia
REU Site: Multidisciplinary Research for Undergraduates in Nanomaterials for Energy and Biological ApplicationsFebruary 15, 2018 May 27 - August 3, 2018 Indiana UniversityIndianapolis, Indiana
REU Site: Biological Materials and Processes (BioMaP)February 15, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018Iowa State UniversityAmes, Iowa
REU Site: NSF Engineering Research Center for Biorenewable Chemicals (CBiRC)February 28, 2018 May 30 - August 3, 2018Iowa State UniversityAmes, Iowa
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergradutes (REU Site for Computational Sensing and Medical Rebotics (CS&MR)February 18, 2018 May 29 - August 4, 2018 Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore, Maryland
REU Site: Earth, Wind, and Fire: Sustainable Energy in the 21st CenturyFebruary 16, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 Kansas State UniversityManhattan, Kansas
REU Site: Optics and Photonics: Technologies, Systems, and Devicesnot provided not provided New Jersey Institute of TechnologyNewark, New Jersey
REU Site: NSF Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advance Self-Powered Systems of Intergrated Sensors and TechnologiesFebruary 15, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 North Carolina State UniversityRaleigh, North Carolina
REU Site: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Nanoscale Science & EngineeringFebruary 12, 2018 June 25 - August 24, 2018 Northwestern UniversityEvanston, Illinois
REU Site: Automotive and Energy Research and Industrial Mentorship (AERIM) Prom at Oakland Universitynot provided May 23 - July 29, 2018 Oakland UniversityRochester, Michigan
REU SiteTraining Undergraduates in Electrochemical Technologies for Clean Fuels (Biofuels and Hydrogen) Production and Applications:April 1, 2018 not provided Old Dominion UniversityNorfolk, Virginia
REU Site: robots in the Real WorldFebruary 24, 2018 June 18 - August 24, 2018 Oregon State UniversityCorvallis, Oregon
REU Site: Integration of Biology and Materials in Chemical EngineeringFebruary 15, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity Park, Pennsylvania
REU Site: Bioengineering and BiomanufacturingMarch 2, 2018 Summer 2018 (specific dates are not provided)Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteTroy, New York
REU Site: Cellular Bioengineering --From Biomaterials to Stem Cellsnot provided not providedRutgers, The State University of New JerseyPiscataway, New Jersey
REU Site: Green Energy Technology for Undergraduates Program (GET UP!)March 15, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018Rutgers University New BrunswickNew Brunswick, New Jersey
REU Site: Collaborative Research: Integrated Academia-Industry Research Experience for Undergraduate in Smart Structure TechnologyFebruary 16, 2018 June 5 - August 10, 2018 San Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco, California
REU Site: Back to the Future IIMarch 4, 2018 Summer 2018 (specific dates are not provided)South Dakota School of Mines and TechnologyRapid City, South Dakota
REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-CounterfeitingMarch 9, 2018 Summer 2018 (specific dates are not provided)South Dakota State UniversityBrookings, South Dakota
REU Site: Re-inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWlt)February 10, 2018 June - August (exact dates vary by campus) Stanford UniversityPalo Alto, California
Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research Research Experiences for Undergraduatesnot provided not provided State University of New York at BuffaloBuffalo, New York
Environmental Engineering Solutions for Pollution Preventionnot provided not provided State University of New York at BuffaloBuffalo, New York
Manufacturing and Techno-EntrepreneurshipMarch 2, 2018 June 4 - August 10, 2018 Tennessee Tech UniversityCookeville, Tennessee
REU Site: Aerospace Engineering Research Opportunities for Undergraduates (AEERO-U)February 28, 2018 not provided Texas A&M UniversityCollege Station, Texas
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Reesarch Experiences in Metrology & Non-Destructive InspectionMarch 1, 2018 May 28 - August 3, 2018 Texas A&M UniversityCollege Station, Texas
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site for ComputationalFebruary 18, 2018 May 27 - August 4, 2018 The Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore, Maryland
REU Site: Fluid Mechanics with Analysis using Computations and Experiments (FM-ACE)February 17 and March 5, 2018 May 21 - July 27, 2018 The University of AlabamaTuscaloosa, Alabama
Innovative Engineering Using Renewablenot provided not provided The University of AlabamaTuscaloosa, Alabama
REU Site: Enabling Analysis and Design of Complex Biological Systems using Data ScienceMarch 1, 2018 May 30 - August 8, 2018 Tufts UniversityMedford, Massachusetts
REU Site: Research in Optics (RiO) at the University of ArizonaFebruary 15, 2018 June 3 - August 8, 2018 University of ArizonaTucson, Arizona
REU Site: Entrepreneurial Research Experience for UndergraduatesMarch 1, 2018 June 4 - August 10, 2018 University of ConnecticutStorrs, Connecticut
Interdisciplinary, Nanotechnology Traineeship for Next-Generation Energy, Health, Information, and ManufacturingMarch 1, 2018 June 4 - August 10, 2018University of ConnecticutStorrs, Connecticut
REU Site: Research Experience in Cyber and Civil Infrastructure Security for Students with ADHD: Fostering InnovationMarch 17, 2018 May 29 - August 4, 2018 University of ConnecticutStorrs, Connecticut
Dare to BE FIRST - Biomechanical Engineering Foundations in Impactful Research, Science & Technologynot provided not provided University of DelawareNewark, Delaware
Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Nanotechnology and BiomedicineFebruary 11, 2018 by 5 p.m. May 21 - July 28, 2018 University of GeorgiaAthens, Georgia
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Nanotechnology and BiomedicineFebruary 11, 2018 by 5 p.m. May 21 - July 28, 2018 University of Georgia Research Foundation, INCAthens, Georgia
REU Site: A Multidisciplinary Research Experience in Engineered Bioactive Interfaces & DevicesFebruary 9, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 University of KentuckyLexington, Kentucky
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Micro/Nano-manufacturing Program Addressing Challenges Today (IMPACT)not provided May 29 - August 9, 2018 University of LouisvilleLouisville, Kentucky
REU Site: Explore It! Building the Next Generation of Sustainable Forest Bioproduct ResearchersMarch 16, 2018 June 4 - August 10, 2018 University of MaineOrono, Maine
REU Site: Summer Engineering Research Experience in Transportation Electrificationnot provided not provided University of Maryland College ParkCollege Park, Maryland
REU Site: Research Opportunities in Bioinspired RoboticsFebruary 16, 2018 June 4 - August 10, 2018 University of Maryland College ParkCollege Park, Maryland
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Fluid PowerFebruary 16, 2018 May 29 - May 31, 2018 (attendance is required for the REU Fluid
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June 4 - August 10, 2018
University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesMinneapolis, Minnesota
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Nanoscience and Microsystems EngineeringMarch 5, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 University of New MexicoAlbuquerque, New Mexico
REU Site: Nanotechnology for Health, Energy and the Environmentnot provided not provided University of New York at Stony BrookStony Brook, New York
REU Site: SUNFEST: Susmmer Undergraduate Research in Sensor TechnologiFebruary 23, 2018May 29 - August 4, 2018 University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
REU Site: Advancing Human Health from Nano to Networknot provided May 29 - July 30, 2018 University of RochesterRochester, New York
REU Site: Nano-, Bio-, and Quantum Photonics at University of Rochesternot provided May 29 - July 30, 2018 University of RochesterRochester, New York
REU Site: REU in Functional Materials and Manufacturing at University of South FloridaFebruary 13, 2018 May 22 - July 27, 2018 University of South FloridaTampa, Florida
REU Site: BME Community of Undergradute Research ScholarFebruary 26, 2018 June 1 - August 10, 2018 University of Texas at AustinAustin, Texas
REU Site: Multi-Scale Systems BioengineeringMarch 2, 2018 May 28 - August 4, 2018 University of VirginiaCharlottesville, Virginia
REU Site: Wireless Healthnot provided not provided University of VirginiaCharlottesville, Virginia
REU Site: Sensorimotor Neural Engineeringnot provided not provided University of WashingtonSeattle, Washington
REU Site: Nanoscale Materials Science and Engineering at Vanderbilt UniversityFebruary 15, 2018 May 27 - August 3, 2018 Vanderbilt UniversityNashville, Tennessee
REU Site: Research Opportunities in Interdisciplinary Water Sciences and EngineeringFebruary 16, 2018 May 20 - July 28, 2018Virginia Polytechnic Institute ans State UniversityBlackburg, Virginia
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Water Science and EngineeringFebruary 16, 2018 May 20 - July 28, 2018Virginia TechBlacksburg, Virginia
REU Site: Engineering Tool for Disease Diagnosis and TreatmentFebruary 16, 2018 May 29 - August 3, 2018 Washington State UniversityPullman, Washington
February 16, 2018 REU Fluid Power Bootcamp, Purdue University: May 29 – May 31, 2018 (attendance is required)
REU Program Dates: June 4 – August 10, 2018
Potential REU positions are located at University of Minnesota (CCEFP Headquarters), Purdue University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Iowa State University, and Marquette University.Potential REU positions are located at University of Minnesota (CCEFP Headquarters), Purdue University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Iowa State University, and Marquette University.