15 Jan 2021

REU Snapshots of Chemistry: Visualization at the Molecular Level

University of Southern California – Posted by acsgetexperience Los Angeles, California, United States

Job Description

Students will spend 10 weeks carrying out research in residence in the USC Chemistry Department. The term “Snapshots of Chemistry” emphasizes a focus on gaining insights on key chemical features of molecular processes via visual images. Research projects will cover a broad range of topics, spanning from femtosecond time-resolved observations of transient events to synthesis of novel drugs, development of nanostructures and catalysis in energy research, biochemical and structural investigations of proteins and nucleic acids, and theoretical investigations using advanced algorithm and state-of-the-art computer graphics and multimedia capabilities. Students will work one-on-one in a lab with a faculty advisor and graduate student mentor and have weekly seminars on scientific topics as well as graduate school applications and scientific ethics.

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Job Categories: Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials Science, Nanoscience, Organic Chemistry, Other, Pharmaceutical Sci./Medicinal Chem., Physical Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, and Renewable Energy/Sustainability. Job Types: REU. Salaries: Paid.

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