International Research Experience for Students in Electrified and Autonomous Transportation

The Technical University of Madrid

Venue for IRES 2018

Istanbul, Turkey

University of Maryland, College PArk

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Electrified and Autonomous Transportation

 International Research Experience for Graduate and Undergraduate Students in Electrified and Autonomous Transportation

For Summer 2019, we were pleased to offer graduate and undergraduate students research experiences under Electrified and Autonomous Transportation, an NSF-funded IRES in Universidad Politecnica de Madrid in Spain.

Please apply through the A. James Clark School of Engineering IRES Summer 2019 application found at (Please ensure to select IRES in Part 4 of the application form):
http://www.eng.umd.edu/html/survey/reu-engr

Program Introduction

The University of Maryland’s Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, with support from the National Science Foundation is offering exciting research opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students in the broad area of electrical engineering internationally. The Electrified and Autonomous Transportation program combines cutting-edge, team-based research with technical and educational seminars. This program annually recruits 5 talented students (2 graduate and 3 undergraduate students), trains them in basic research, and provides laboratory experience in challenging projects performed internationally with research mentors from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid in Spain and the University of Maryland at College Park (UMD).

Purpose of Electrified and Autonomous Transportation

  • Provide international opportunities for participants to present and publish their work with their mentors.
  • Involve talented students in a diverse research program.
  • Introduce students to team-based and cross-disciplinary research.
  • Help students prepare for graduate school and define career goals.

ELECTRIFIED AND AUTONOMOUS TRANSPORTATION students receive a $4,000 stipend for their 8-week program, along with housing in Madrid, Spain and travel expenses (Round-trip to Madrid, Spain). The 2019 summer program begins on June 3rd and ends on July 26th.

Get in Touch

Find us at the office

International Research Experience for Graduate and Undergraduate Students Program
Director,  Alireza Khaligh
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

2345 AV Williams Building
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742

Give us a ping at

Email: eceadvise@umd.edu
            khaligh@umd.edu
Telephone: 301-405-6082

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