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Physics Research Opportunities for Undergraduates (REU)

Primary Institution: Brigham Young University
City: Provo
State: UT
Job Duration: June-mid August (10 weeks)
Class Requirement: Completed Freshman Year
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Astronomy; Astrophysics; Gravitation
Atomic/Molecular/Optical Physics
Biophysics
Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Plasmas and Beam Physics
Sound and Acoustics
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
Description: NSF-funded research opportunities for undergraduates, mentored by faculty, with excellent research facilities.  Includes workshops and a chance to explore some of Utah's outdoor wonders with other REU students.

See volta.byu.edu/REU/  for details

You can apply online or obtain a paper application via email, fax, or phone from Dr. Steve Turley. email: reu@byu.edu - phone: 801-422-3095 - fax: 801-422-0553.

What if you don't have much laboratory experience?...  Then this opportunity is particularly designed for you. The program will include workshops to help you develop the skills you need to be successful. You will work closely with a faculty mentor, receiving a lot of individual attention. If you are a member of a group which is under-represented in physics (women, ethnic minorities, ...) we would especially encourage you to apply. We are also particularly interested in students at all levels in their education from two year colleges or schools that do not offer a graduate program in physics.
Benefits: Housing
Travel Reimbursement
Application Deadline: 02/21/2006
Job Website: http://volta.byu.edu/REU/

Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Steven Turley
N308 ESC
Provo, UT 84602
Email: reu@byu.edu
Phone: 801-422-3095