Fluorescence and Photophysical Observation
at ORAU Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 12/23/2018

Opportunity Description

A research opportunity is available with the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate (WMRD) located in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. WRMD is seeking a recent BS graduate with a background in Physiology and Neurobiology. The opportunity includes, but is not limited to the following: Synthesizing and characterizing fluorescence and photophysical characteristics of mbo-derived metal nanoclusters. and as well as investigating the effect of pressure on soft materials including neuronal cells using pressure-sensitive fluorescent metallic nanoclusters.

Opportunity Snapshot

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Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) administers Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) research participation programs for civilians such as:

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Research Associateship Program (RAP) allow Postdoctoral Fellows, Journeyman Fellows (undergraduate and graduates students and recent graduates), Senior Researchers, and Summer Faculty engage in research initiatives of their own choice, that are compatible with the interests of the government and will potentially contribute to the general effort of the ARL. Scientists and engineers at ARL help shape and execute the Army's program for meeting the challenge of developing technologies that will support Army forces in meeting future operational needs.

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