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CASPER - High School Scholars Program, Baylor University

Primary Institution: Baylor University
Affiliation: CASPER - High School Scholars Program
City: Waco
State: TX
Job Duration: 6 weeks
Class Requirement: Current juniors and seniors in high school
Position Type: Research
Discipline(s): Astronomy; Astrophysics; Gravitation
Condensed Matter: Structure and Mechanical/Thermal Properties
Elementary Particles and Fields
Nonlinear Dynamics
Plasmas and Beam Physics
Electrical Engineering
Other Engineering
Description: CASPER's Summer High School Scholars Program (sponsored by Baylor University, TSTC and CASPER) provides AP high school students (juniors and seniors) access to an inter-disciplinary hands-on training environment through concurrent enrollment coursework in computer interfacing, computer diagnostics, vacuum systems, and electro-optics components. Additionally, students are divided into work teams and routed through CASPER's Space Science Lab and Hypervelocity Impacts & Dusty Plasmas Lab, working alongside National Science Foundation undergraduate REU fellows, graduate students, and schoolteachers funded through the National Science Foundation's RET program. High schoolers experience the Space Science Lab's diagnostics, laser, and accelerator labs and attend seminars with CASPER leadership focusing on current topics in space science.
Application Deadline: 05/01/2005
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Research/Internship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Truell W. Hyde
One Bear Place #97310
Waco, TX 76798
Phone: 254-710-3763
Fax: 254-710-7309
Secondary Contact: Amy Skaggs
One Bear Place #97310
Waco, TX 76798
Phone: 254-710-3763
Fax: 254-710-7309
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