Submitted by kyle langford on Fri, 01/11/2013 - 17:07
2014 KPNO REU Program
The National Optical Astronomy Observatory
a non-profit organization
Astronomy and astrophysics
last of May
Hrs / Week
January 31, 2014
• Opportunity for undergraduates considering a career in science to engage in substantive research activities with NOAO scientists working in the forefront of contemporary astrophysics. Each REU student is hired as a full-time research assistant to work on specific aspects of major ongoing research projects at NOAO which include the origin, nature, and evolution of stars, galaxies and stellar systems, observational cosmology, analysis of Hubble Space Telescope and Spitzer Space Telescope images,and Kepler Mission light curves. As part of their research activities, REU students gain first-hand experience with KPNO’s state-of-the-art telescopes and develop expertise in astronomical data reduction and analysis.
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Number of Participants
Travel allowance for round trip airfare provided.