Applications submission for the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in USA (USURE) for students and postgraduates of Lviv Polytechnic National University continues until February 15, 2020.
Lviv Polytechnic and North Dakota State University have developed Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in USA (USURE) program for Lviv Polytechnic students in accordance with a Memorandum of Understanding and a common goal to promote cooperation between Ukraine and the United States of America.
During the summer of 2020, the Department of Coatings and Polymeric Materials at North Dakota State University offers 10 weeks of research internship for third-year and master students of the Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technologies. In particular, for those who major in Chemical Technology and Engineering, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, Food Technology or Pharmacy, Industrial Pharmacy, as well as for postgraduate students of the first and second year who major in Chemistry of High Molecular Compounds, Organic Chemistry and other related specialities.
ICCT interns will be offered research projects in the following areas:
- Synthesis of polymers based on biological raw materials;
- Synthesis of special purpose polymers;
- Corrosion protection coatings;
- Polymers with improved ageing resistance;
- Biomedical polymers;
- Computer-aided design of polymeric materials.
Internship is available for any 10 weeks between May 11 and August 14, 2020. Students and postgraduates will receive a scholarship.