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University of Wyoming
REU Site: Wyoming Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Laramie, Wyoming
Primary: Dr. Daniel Dale
307-766-5154
physics@uwyo.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, instrumentation
Abstract of Award
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dept of Astronomy/Dept of Physics
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Dr. Eric Hooper
608-262-1249
reu@astro.wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, space physics, space science, instrumentation, atmospheric physics
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Primary: Professor Myron Campbell
(734) 764-2192
myron@umich.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astrophysics
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
REU Site: Frontier Physics and Astronomy Research with Technical Presentations
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Professor Francoise Queval
(310) 825-2453
queval@physics.ucla.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Plasma Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Accelerator Physics, High Energy Physics, Nuclear Physics, Astrophysics, Astroparticle Physics and Biophysics.
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Huntsville, Alabama
Primary: Jacob Heerikhuisen
(156) 824-6120
jacob.heerikhuisen@uah.edu
Secondary: Amy Winebarger
(256) 961-7509
amy.r.winebarger@nasa.gov
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar Physics, Heliospheric Physics, satellites, modeling
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Astronomical Sciences
Texas Christian University
REU Site: Physics and Astrophysics at TCU
Physics
Fort Worth, Texas
Primary: Peter M. Frinchaboy
(817) 257-6387
p.frinchaboy@tcu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Atomic, Molecular, Bio, Chemical, Statistical Physics, Astronomy, Planetary Science
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Berkeley, California
Primary: Claire Raftery
(510) 642-3010
assure@sunearth.ssl.berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Geophysics, space science, Earth science, atmospheric physics, planetary science, solar physics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, physics, math, chemistry, geology
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, Astronomical Sciences
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
SAO Summer Intern Program
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Coordinator, SAO Intern Program
617-496-7996
intern@cfa.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, solar physics, planetary science, instrumentation
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Mountain View, California
Primary: Jean Chiar
(650) 810-0233
jchiar@seti.org
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, biology, astrobiology
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
REU Site: Physics and Astronomy at Rutgers - the On-Ramp at Exit 9
Department of Physics and Astronomy
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Primary: Dr. Andrew Baker
(732) 445-5500
reu@physics.rutgers.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Astronomy and Materials Research
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Physics
Northwestern University
Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) REU: Astrophysics in its Modern Interdisciplinary Context
Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA), Physics & Astronomy
Evanston, Illinois
Primary: Dr. Laura Trouille, Program Director
ciera-reu@northwestern.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Instrumentation, experimentation, high-performance computing, telescopes, galaxies, black holes, gravitational waves, exoplanets, dark matter and energy, statistics, applied math, engineering.
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Physics
Northern Arizona University
NSF Research Experience For Undergraduates at Northern Arizona University
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Flagstaff, Arizona
Primary: Dr. Kathy Eastwood
(928) 523-7159
Kathy.Eastwood@nau.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, astrogeology, planetary science, instrumentation
Comments: Collaborating institutions: Northern Arizona University, the Lowell Observatory, the U.S. Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station, and the U.S.G.S. astrogeology branch in Flagstaff.
Abstract of Award
Arizona
Primary: Dr. Matthew Penn
(520) 318-8510
mpenn@nso.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Solar physics, solar-terrestrial physics, solar-stellar physics, instrumentation
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
National Radio Astronomy Observatory
Office of Science and Academic Affairs
Charlottesville, Virginia
Primary: Dr. Jeff Mangum
434-296-0347
sstudents@nrao.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, solar physics, planetary science, instrumentation, computer science, engineering
Comments: REU Sites are operated in Green Bank, WV, Charlottesville, VA, and Socorro, NM. NRAO also supports Research Experiences for Teachers.
Abstract of Award
National Optical Astronomy Observatory
Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory
La Serena, Chile
Primary: Dr. Catherine Kaleida
+56-51-205200
ctioreu@ctio.noao.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, instrumentation
Comments: Program conducted in La Serena, Chile during southern summer (January-March.)
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: International Science and Engineering
Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
The Maria Mitchell Observatory
Nantucket, Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Michael West
(508) 228-9273
mwest@mariamitchell.org
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Comments: Research Experiences for Teachers Site
Abstract of Award
Louisiana State University
REU Site: Research in Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Kip Matthews
(225) 578-2740
reu@phys.lsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Physics (Condensed Matter, Quantum/AMO, Nuclear, High Energy/Particle, LIGO Cosmology, Computational, Medical)
Comments: Ethics component
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles City College
California
Primary: Paul McCudden
mccuddpj@lacitycollege.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomical observations, image processing, data analysis, scientific programming, instrumentation development, or space missions engineering
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium
The Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium
Primary: Dr. Karen Kwitter
(413) 597-2272
kkwitter@williams.edu
Secondary: Dr. William Herbst
(860) 685-3672
wherbst@wesleyan.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy
Comments: Members of the Consortium are: Colgate, Haverford, Middlebury, Swarthmore, Vassar, Wellesley, Wesleyan and Williams.
Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Department of Defense (DoD)
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Patricia Fernández de Castro
(607) 255-0288
pf46@cornell.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Abstract of Award
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