Program Info

Date:
The Summer REU program runs from June 3, 2021 until July 31, 2021.

Eligibility

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or its possessions.
  • Enrolled in a two-year or four-year science or engineering degree program.
  • Available for the full duration of the program June 3 until July 31, 2020.

Stipends/Housing/Travel Reimbursement:
Students will receive a $5,000 stipend, on campus housing along with meal-plan and up to $500 for travel reimbursement for those students coming from outside of a 50-mile radius of FIU.

Research Topics:
Some of the research topics offered by the faculty mentors are listed in the following table. Additional project topics, including the ones for fully-online participation may be available.  Please contact the mentors for the details.

 

Faculty Mentor Contact info. Project Topic
N. Pala npala@fiu.edu

https://insyst.fiu.edu/

Extremely Reconfigurable Antennas Based on Phase-Change Materials
S. Bhardwaj sbhardwa@fiu.edu

Applied Electrodynamics Group

Flexible Radio Frequency Electronics for Wearable Applications
S. Georgakopoulos georgako@fiu.edu

https://tac.fiu.edu/

Reconfigurable, tunable, multifunctional, deployable antenna systems
E. Alwan ealwan@fiu.edu

ECE Profile

Novel Frequency Independent Hybrid Beamformer
H. Deng hdeng@fiu.edu

ECE Profile

MIMO Antenna Arrays and Transmit-Receive Digital Beamforming for Improved MMW Radar Angle Resolution
A. Ibrahim aibrahim@fiu.edu

Wireless Innovation Lab (WIL)

MMW Propagation Nature for Vehicular and Drone-assisted Aerial Communication

Vehicular Communication Testbed Development

A. Madanayake amadanay@fiu.edu

RAND Lab

A High-Gain Scanning THz Rotational Aperture Antenna
J. L. Volakis jvolakis@fiu.edu

RFCOM Lab

  • RF transponders for medical sensing (brain, wounds, diabetes, cardio etc)
  • High resolution CubeSat imaging.
  • Wideband communications with MIMO and dual authentication
  • Sensors and sensing for energy grid monitoring
  • Reconfigurable Magneto-dielectrics for EMI/EMC and for Vehicle communications during re-entry
  • Flexible and wearable electronics for RF level detection
  • Flexible electronics and wearable transceivers and wearable sensors
S. Bhansali sbhansa@fiu.edu

Bio-Mems & Microsystems Group

Organic Thin Films based Metal-Insulator-Metal (MIM) diodes for MMW Applications
D. Pavlidis dpavlidi@fiu.edu

ECE Profile

Nanoscale Vacuum Field Effect Transistors (VFETs) for Next Generation Communications


Application Deadline:
The application deadline for Summer 2021 is March 12, 2021.

Contacts for further information:

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