Nanoscale Microscopy Lab Summer Institute

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What is nanoscale microscopy?

Nanoscale microscopy is the practice of using microscopes and different techniques to study nanoscale objects.

How much classwork outside of class will students be expected to do?

Most work will be done in class but students will have some assignments outside of class.

What level of a science background should students have for this program?

We expect students to have a strong background in chemistry and biology (honors/AP chemistry experience preferred).

Are incoming high school freshmen eligible for this program?

Incoming high school freshman can apply but should have a strong background in science to be considered.

Are laptops required?

Yes, students should bring laptops.

      

Program Dates

JUNE 23 - JUNE 28, 2019

Important Dates

FEBRUARY 15: Registration Opens

MAY 1: Payment due in full

JUNE 15: Refund Deadline

JUNE 23-28: Nanoscale Microscopy Lab Summer Institute