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Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences


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Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
This REU is a ten week program where students work collaboratively on a wide variety of computational science projects. We are planning an in person experience for the upcoming summer.

The Center for Computation & Technology (CCT) at Louisiana State University provides an ideal setting for the REU student to become familiar with interdisciplinary research. With research groups exploring gravitational waves, complex emergent phenomena in material science, or computational music, the participants work on cutting edge research in Computational Sciences.

The students learn how to use the most current cyberinfrastructure tools with individually designed training sessions targeted to their specific degree of preparation. In addition, since most CCT research groups collaborate with international researchers, REU students are exposed to how international collaborations work.

This program involves ten students every summer. If the program is virtual each student receives a stipend of $8,000. If in person each student receives a stipend of $6,000, free housing in university dormitories, and up to $600 in travel expenses to and from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Application Deadline: 2/28/2022
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Program Dates: 5/23/2022 - 7/30/2022

Participating Institution(s):
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Louisiana State University

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Artificial Intelligence
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Computational Sciences
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
Digital Media
Information Sciences
Materials Science & Engineering
Physics

Keywords:
Computational Biology
Computational Chemistry
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Computational Genomics
Computational Modeling
Computational Modeling
Computational Optical Sensing
Computer Modeling
Computer Programming
High Performance Computing

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


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