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REU at the MIT Haystack Observatory


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Description:
The MIT Haystack Observatory, located 40 miles northwest of Boston, is a research center engaged in radio astronomy, geodesy, atmospheric science, and instrumentation development for radiometry, interferometry, and radar systems. The Observatory instrumentation consists of several large radio and optical telescopes and radar systems, all equipped with sophisticated digital control and data processing systems.

Haystack Observatory invites undergraduate science, engineering, and computer science students to apply for summer research positions. Support is provided by the National Science Foundation's Research Experiences for Undergraduates program. Women, minorities, and students with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Undergraduate students eligible for this program must not have graduated prior to the start of the summer internship in June..


Application Deadline: 1/31/2018
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Program Dates: 6/3/2018 - 8/11/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (Lead)
MIT Haystack Observatory

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Atmospheric Sciences
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Physics

Keywords:
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Space Sciences

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


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