Stony Brook University REU Physics Summer Program

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 Deadline: 

Offers will be made on a rolling basis beginning March 1
   

Start Date: 

June 14, 2010
   

Duration: 

8 Weeks, June 14 - August 6, 2010
   

Location: 

Stony Brook, NY
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

The Department of Physics at Stony Brook University is hosting an eight-week program for qualified undergraduate physics majors. The program gives students an intensive research experience in the laboratories of some of the leading researchers in the field. REU participants will be assigned to a faculty mentor and become fully integrated into active research groups using state-of-the-art facilities. Participants will have the opportunity to work closely with their faculty mentor, attend weekly seminars, participate in workshops and present their research results at a student symposium at the close of the program. Participants will be placed in one of the following areas: Astronomy, Atmospheric Physics, High Energy Particle Physics, Instructional Apparatus Development, Laser and Optics, Nuclear Physics, Solid State Physics, or Theoretical Physics.
   

Benefits: 

Participants will receive a $3,400 stipend, lodging on-campus (double occupany), and an allowance for food and round-trip transportation to Stony Brook.

   

Major(s): 

Physics

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Official Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Ms. Karen Kernan
Programs for Research and Creative Activity/URECA, N3005 Melville Library
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3357
Phone: (631) 632-7114     Fax: (631) 632-4525
Email: karen.kernan@stonybrook.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.stonybrook.edu/ureca/physicsreu.htm
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