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Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site: EXERCISE - Explore Emerging Computing in Science and Engineering


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Academic Level:
Undergraduate Students

Description:
Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site: EXERCISE - Explore Emerging Computing in Science and Engineering is a unique interdisciplinary 10-week summer program that explores emerging paradigms in parallel computing with data and compute-intensive applications in science and engineering.

In the EXERCISE project, students will apply emerging parallel computing models including GPU computing with NVIDIA CUDA (a local parallel processing system) and MapReduce computing on Amazon EC2 (a distributed parallel processing system) to tackle data and compute-intensive problems in computer networks, image and signal processing, and geographic information system.

Program Highlights:

Ten-week summer undergraduate research program

$5,000 stipends and $600 travel allowance On-campus housing and meal allowance provided Field trips and social activities Research opportunities in emerging computing with applications in science and engineering Experienced faculty mentors from Computer Science, Mathematics, GIS, and Engineering.


Participating Institution(s):
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Salisbury University (Lead)
Johns Hopkins University
Old Dominion University
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biomedical Engineering
Computational Sciences
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
General Engineering & Physical Sciences
General Math & Computational Sciences
Information Sciences
Spatial/Geographic Information Systems
STEM Fields

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


Page last updated 10/27/2016
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