Student: Do you have summer plans?

How about getting paid to do research in sunny Florida? Read below ...

The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at Florida
International University (FIU) invites undergraduate students to apply
its REU Site 2019 Summer program: "Security of Smart Things".
The program will run from May 28, 2019 to July 26, 2019 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.
Detailed information about the REU projects are available at:

Our site has been running since 2015 and involved 45 students so far with great successes.  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 $2000 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. 22nd, 2019
Selections will be based on a combination of research interests,
academic qualifications, and faculty recommendations.

For questions and further info please contact the FIU SST-REU site

Dr. Kemal Akkaya:
Dr. Selcuk Uluagac:

Dr. Kemal Akkaya
Director, Advanced Wireless and Security (ADWISE) Lab
Co-chair, Cybersecurity@FIU Emerging Preeminent Program
Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Program Coordinator, BS in IoT
Florida International University
Miami, FL 33174
Tel: 305-3483017
Google Scholar Page:
IoT Degree:

Krishnan Pillaipakkamnatt

Professor, Chair

Computer Science

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