Undergraduate Research Experience in Multimedia Data Analytics

Title 
Undergraduate Research Experience in Multimedia Data Analytics
Institution 
NSF
Institution Type 
Comprehensive Research Intensive University
City 
Houston
State 
Texas
Field 
Data Analytics, Computational Science, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity
Start Date 
June 1, 2015
End Date 
August 7, 2015
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Priority Deadline for applications: March 1, 2015. Deadline for applications: April 1, 2015
Description 
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Houston will conduct a 10-week summer research program for undergraduate students in 2015. The program is designed to infuse qualified undergraduates with enthusiasm toward both graduate level education and a career in research. Participants will make important contributions to the Department's ongoing research efforts.
Qualifications 
Participating students need to be enrolled in an accredited U.S. university or college and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. We will give preference to seniors, but juniors and sophomores will also be considered if they have a strong record. The applicants need to have a solid mathematical background, which includes calculus and statistics, and knowledge of basic algorithms and data structures. They also need to be proficient in Visual C++ or Java.
Contact 
Dr. Stephen Huang
URL 
http://www.cs.uh.edu/reu
Email 
shuang@cs.uh.edu
Number of Participants 
10-12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes