Research/Internship Opportunity Detail Page
REU in Physics and Astronomy at LSU
|Primary Institution:||Louisiana State University|
|Affiliation:||Dept. of Physics and Astronomy|
|Job Duration:||May 28 - July 29|
|Class Requirement:||Any academic year; have completed general physics sequence at your school
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
|Discipline(s):||Astronomy; Astrophysics; Gravitation
Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure and Electromagnetic/Optical Properties
Elementary Particles and Fields
Fluid Dynamics and Gases
Physics Education Research
Plasmas and Beam Physics
Interdisciplinary Physics: Biological Physics; Quantum Information; Etc.
|Description:||Would you like to...
- See ripples in space-time?
- Deduce astronomical knowledge from ancient writings?
- Create clean renewable energy sources?
- Observe the oscillation of neutrinos?
- Collect cosmic rays with a balloon?
Then come be an REU program student in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Louisiana State University!
- Astronomy, astrophysics, astro-history
- Gravitation and relativity
- Atomic/molecular/optical physics
- Quantum optics and computing
- Condensed matter physics
- Materials synthesis & characterization
- Energy and materials research
- Computational physics
- Neutrinos and cosmic rays
- Nuclear physics
- Medical and health physics
|Additional Information:||You can be in any undergraduate academic year and need not have a declared major, but must have completed the introductory physics sequence at your school.
Participants are lodged in apartment-style University housing and paid a stipend for food and personal expenses. Further information is available on our web page.
Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information
REU Program Director
Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
202 Nicholson Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4001