“Security of Smart Things” REU 2020 Summer Program

21 January 2020

The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at Florida International University (FIU) invites undergraduate students to apply for their REU Site 2020 Summer program: “Security of Smart Things”. The program will run from May 26, 2020, to July 24, 2020, at FIU Campus in Miami, FL. This is a great opportunity for undergraduate students (sophomores, juniors, non-graduating seniors) to engage in hands-on research activity under the supervision of a faculty mentor or a postdoctoral fellow in the ECE Department throughout the summer.

The program includes weekly seminars/workshops, preparation of a research poster, individual academic career counseling, hands-on training with real equipment, and social activities in the Miami area.

Each participating undergraduate student will receive an award of $2,400 per month in addition to FIU on-campus housing, meals, materials costs, and a travel allowance of $600.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students majoring in a science or engineering discipline
  • Students must be U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Students should have a minimum of 3.25 GPA

Application Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020

Selections will be based on a combination of research interests, academic qualifications, and faculty recommendations.

For questions and further info contact site coordinators:

Dr. Kemal Akkaya: kakkaya@fiu.edu
Dr. Selcuk Uluagac: suluguac@fiu.edu