REU in Computational Mathematics at IIT

Title 
REU in Computational Mathematics at IIT
Institution 
Illinois Institute of Technology
Institution Type 
private technological research university
City 
Chicago
State 
Illinois
Field 
computational mathematics
Start Date 
May 19, 2014
End Date 
July 25, 2014
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
March 15, 2014
Description 
REU students will join a team of undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty exploring algorithms for multivariate function approximation. These algorithms are used to construct surrogates for computer experiments and solving partial differential equations. Students are encourage to present their work at a mathematical conference and/or publish it in a journal.
Qualifications 
Students should know calculus, matrix algebra, and computer programming. Experience with numerical methods and MATLAB is an asset. Students must be US citizens or permanent residents, who have not yet completed their bachelor's degrees.
Contact 
Fred J. Hickernell
URL 
http://math.iit.edu/~openscholar/meshfree/event/reu-iit
Email 
hickernell@iit.edu
Number of Participants 
2 REU students joining others supported by other sources
Housing Provided 
no
Subsistence Provided 
no