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Undergraduate Summer Research in Seismology


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

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
Apply your knowledge... Explore your future... Contribute to science... This NSF funded research expereinece for undergraudates (REU) provides interns with the opportunity to:
-conduct exciting research with state of the art geophysical data and leading researchers at IRIS institutions
-develop an understanding of scientific inquiry, including designing and conducting scientific investigations, defending scientific arguments, and preparing publications
-gather, manage, and convey information, using various skills, strategies, resources, and
-learn, use, and evaluate technologies for the collection and study of geophysical data.

This paid experience features a week-long orientation program, the use of a variety of virtual communication technologies to help you stay connected with other interns during your 8 to 10 week research placement, and an opportunity for each student to present their research at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
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Application Deadline: 2/1/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (Lead)

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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Computational Sciences
Computer Sciences
Geological Sciences
Physics

Keywords:
Earth System Science
Earthquake Early Warning
Earthquake Engineering
Earthquake Mechanics
Earthquake Physics
Geophysics
Plate Tectonics
Seismology
Tectonics
Volcanology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)
U.S. Dept. of Defense


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