Application Deadline

March 15, 2022

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Sudipta Seal


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REU Coordinators
Andre J. Gesquiere, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Director NSF REU Site
Joint Appointments in NanoScience Technology Center, Center for Research and Education in optics and Lasers, Materials Science and Engineering and Chemistry

Research Focus: Imaging and spectroscopy of nanoscale materials and biological systems
Sudipta Seal, Ph.D., Pegasus Professor, University Distinguished Professor
Chair, Materials Science and Engineering
Nano Initiative Coordinator at UCF
Director of Surface Engineering & Nanotech Lab, DURIP Nanomanufacturing Lab
Joint appointment in Materials Science & Engineering, Advanced Materials Processing & Analysis Center, NanoScience Technology Center, Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine

Research Focus: Functionals Materials Processing including Nano/Micro, Bulk Nanomanufacturing, Nanobiotechnology, Surface Engineering, Coatings, Nanoenergetics, Nanotoxicity, and Advanced Analytical Tools
Ushaben Lal
Administrative Support
NanoScience Technology Center
Research Mentors
  • Debashis Chanda
  • Karin Chumbimuni-Torres
  • Stephanie Florczyk
  • Andre Gesquiere
  • Hyeran Kang
  • Akihiro Kushima
  • Lorraine Leon
  • Swaminathan Rajaraman
  • Swadeshmukul Santra
  • Sudipta Seal
  • William Self
  • Lei Zhai