A 2-semester sequence of research under the direction of a Rutgers faculty member culminating in a thesis. Written thesis draft (for 410), written thesis and oral presentation required (for 411). Prerequisites: Permission of the course coordinator and research mentor, 2 semesters of research experience, and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8. Open only to seniors majoring in CBN who are not enrolled in the departmental honors program. (Fall and Spring)