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Center for Bright Beams Summer Program for Underrepresented Minorities in 4 REU programs: at BYU, U Chicago, NIU, & Cornell

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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Do research through any of four CBB REU programs, and you can apply for the Bright Beams Summer Program and do exciting research in the science of Bright Beams. The Center for Bright Beams is at the forefront of producing, accelerating and transporting the brightest beams of electrons for applications from giant particle colliders to electron microscopes.

This program helps to advance underrepresented minority students who are taking part in one of 4 REU programs at these institutions: Brigham Young University, University of Chicago, Northern Illinois and Cornell University.

Under our programs, approximately five CBB science and engineering students from around the country will be invited to participate in research at the Laboratory.

Learn more about the CBB program and each of the participating REU programs on our website.

Participating Institution(s):
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Cornell University (Lead)
Brigham Young University
Northern Illinois University
University of Chicago

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
General Engineering & Physical Sciences

Accelerator Physics
Applied Physics
Electron Microscopy
Particle Physics

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

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