Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences

Title 
Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences
Institution 
Center for Computation and Technology, Louisiana State University
Institution Type 
Comprehensive, graduate and undergraduate research
City 
Baton Rouge
State 
LA
Field 
Any major that is within the computational science umbrella (leaves out few majors as it includes all sciences, mathematics, engineering, finance, statistics, computational humanities, etc.)
Start Date 
May 22, 2017
End Date 
July 30, 2017
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 1, 2017
Description 
This Research Experience for Undergraduates project is a ten week program where students work collaboratively on a wide variety of computational science projects. 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, or computational music, 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 * with at least a 2.75 GPA, * a US citizen or permanent resident
Contact 
Juana Moreno
URL 
http://reu.cct.lsu.edu
Email 
reu@cct.lsu.edu
Number of Participants 
9
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no

Housing and travel support provided.