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GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

Description:
Program provides undergraduate research opportunities in computational geodynamics. Research projects are related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth's deep interior, such as plate tectonics, mountain building, seafloor spreading, and volcanism. This research provides a unique blend of geological sciences, physics, engineering (fluid mechanics, continuum and solid mechanics), numerical methods and computational sciences, and employs some of the nation?s fastest supercomputers to achieve this.
accepts non-us citizens

Application Deadline: 4/1/2018

Program Dates: 6/24/2018 - 8/25/2018

Participating Institution(s):
This program has 17 participating institutions.
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Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Computer Sciences
Geological Sciences
Physics

Keywords:
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Computational Modeling
Geodynamics
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
Geophysics
Geosciences
Numerical Modeling
Planetary Geology
Planetary Science
Plate Tectonics

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


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