Research Experience for Undergraduates in Multimedia Data Analytics

Title 
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Multimedia Data Analytics
Institution 
Department of Computer Science at the University of Houston and the NSF
Institution Type 
undergraduate
City 
Houston
State 
TX
Field 
Data Analytics, Computational Science, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity
Start Date 
June 6, 2016
End Date 
August 12, 2016
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 15, 2016
Description 
We solicit interest from undergraduate students in Computer Science and allied fields for the NSF REU site at the Computer Science Department of the University of Houston. REU stands for Research Experience for undergraduates, it is a grant mechanism sponsored by NSF to promote scholastic activities at the undergraduate level.
Qualifications 
The applicants need to have a solid mathematical background, which includes calculus and knowledge of basic algorithms and data structures. They also need to be proficient in C++ or Java.
Contact 
Dr. Stephen Huang
URL 
http://www.cs.uh.edu/reu
Email 
reu@cs.uh.edu
Number of Participants 
10-12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes

Students will receive room and board in an on-campus university dormitory as well as a travel allowance to offset transportation costs.