The Building Scholars 2017 Summer Research (SRW) took place from Monday, July 10, 2017 to Friday, July 14, 2017. This week-long program consisted of 10 modules from the following main discipline-specific themes: 1) Research and the Scientific Method, 2) Introduction to Nanotechnology for Renewable Green Energy, 3) Introduction to Statistical Analysis, 4) Writing and the Peer Review Process, 5) Introduction to the Psychology of Language and Bilingualism, 6) Research Safety, Ethics and Compliance, 7) Introduction to GPS, Mapping and Map-Making, 8) Molecular Research Tools, 9) Cops, Courts and Intelligence Interrogations, and 10) Introduction to Forensic Chemistry. The students attended morning modules from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and afternoon modules from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Students complete 30 hours of lecture and activities to expand their research potential and experience to perform the discipline-specific research unique to their program of study.
Introduction to Nanotechnology for Renewable Green Energy with Dr. Ganta