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BYU Physics REU


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Academic Level:
K-12 Educators
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Description:
Undergraduates and secondary school teachers interested in participating in a 10 week summer physics research program at Brigham Young University are invited to apply. There are exciting opportunities in a number of areas including optics (using lasers of all kinds including ultrashort pulse and UV lasers), computer modeling, plasmas, solid state and thin film science, acoustics, theory, and astronomy.

Participants will receive a $5,000 stipend, round trip travel expenses to Provo, Utah,as well as room and board. In addition, selected students will be funded to travel to a regional meeting of the American Physical Society to give a presentation on their research results.
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Application Deadline: 2/12/2018

Program Dates: 6/11/2018 - 8/17/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Brigham Young University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Physics

Keywords:
Acoustics
Atomic & Molecular Physics
Electron Microscopy
Magnetic Materials
Materials Theory
Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Plasma Physics
X-ray Science

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 12/5/2017
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