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Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates & Teachers at the Interface of Mathematics and Biology


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Academic Level:
K-12 Educators
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) is now taking applications for its eight-week long summer research program for undergraduates interested in research at the interface between mathematics and biology. The program takes place on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, campus. Undergraduate majors in biology, math, and related fields will live on campus and work in teams with UT professors, NIMBioS researchers, and collaborators to conduct research. Among this year's research topics are This year's research topics include canine distemper modeling, host-pathogen interactions, invasive species and global shipping, fluid pressure in the kidney, tuberculosis in mice, and more. Stipend and housing are provided along with some funding for travel.
accepts non-us citizens

Program Dates: 5/29/2018 - 7/30/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Biology
Computational Sciences
Computer Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
Epidemiology
Mathematics
Physiology

Keywords:
Biomathematics

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


Page last updated 11/8/2017
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