Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences

Title 
Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences
Institution 
Louisiana State University
Institution Type 
graduate research
City 
Baton Rouge
State 
Louisiana
Field 
Computational Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Digital Arts
Start Date 
May 25, 2015
End Date 
August 1, 2015
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2015
Description 
The Center for Computation & Technology 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, computational music, and more, the participants work on cutting edge research in Computational Sciences.
Qualifications 
• a college student graduating at least one semester after completion of the REU, or a high school senior attending college in the Fall • interested in a major that is within the computational science umbrella (leaves out few majors as it includes all sciences, mathematics, engineering, finance, statistics, etc.), • with at least a 2.75 GPA, • considering a career in research and/or graduate school in your major, and • a US citizen or permanent resident
Contact 
Bety Rodriguez-Milla
URL 
http://reu.cct.lsu.edu/
Email 
brodrig@cct.lsu.edu
Number of Participants 
9
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no

up to $600 in travel costs provided