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West Virginia University
REU Site: Undergraduate Astrophysics in Appalachia at West Virginia University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Morgantown, West Virginia
Primary: Loren Anderson
loren.anderson@mail.wvu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Nashville, Tennessee
Primary: David Ernst
alyce.dobbins@vanderbilt.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, computational astrophysics, data science
Cofunded: Physics
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dept of Astronomy/Dept of Physics
Madison, Wisconsin
Primary: Dr. Audra Hernandez
(608) 262-3071
reu@astro.wisc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, space physics, space science, instrumentation, atmospheric physics
University of Wisconsin-MadisonAbstract of Award
Salt lake city, Utah
Primary: Dr. Jordan Gerton
(801) 585-0068
jgerton@physics.utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics and Astronomy
REU Site: An Inclusive REU Program in Physics and Astronomy at the University of UtahAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Salt Lake City, Utah
Primary: Jordan Gerton
(801) 585-0068
jgerton@physics.utah.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: physics, astronomy
University of Texas at Austin
REU Site: Frontier Research and Training in Astronomy for the 21st Century
Department of Astronomy
Austin, Texas
Primary: Dr. Shardha Jogee
(512) 471-3302
sj@astro.as.utexas.edu
Secondary: James Medina
(512) 471-3409
utastro_reu@utlists.utexas.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, star formation, planetary systems, stellar astrophysics, black holes, galaxy evolution, dark matter, dark energy, cosmology, instrumentation
Comments: This program is funded by the NSF REU program and the Department of Defense ASSURE program. Student participants benefit from a collaboration between the UT Austin Astronomy Department, McDonald Obs
REU Site: Frontier Research and Training in Astronomy for the 21st CenturyAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Education and Human Resources
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy
Honolulu, HI, Hawaii
Primary: Dr. Robert Jedicke
(808) 956-8080
reu@ifa.hawaii.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Planetary Science
Gainesville, Florida
Primary: Dr. Desika Narayanan
(352) 694-1865
reu@astro.ufl.edu
Secondary: Dr. Paul Torrey
(352) 294-1846
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Planetary Sciences, Data Science, Computational Astrophysics
REU Program in Computational and Data Intensive AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
University of Colorado Boulder
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar Alliance
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Daniel Baker
(303) 885-8689
snow@lasp.colorado.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: solar physics, space physics
Cofunded: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
University of Colorado at Boulder
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar Alliance
Lab for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Boulder, Colorado
Primary: Wendy Carande
(303) 735-6862
Wendy.Carande@lasp.colorado.edu
Secondary: Dr. Daniel N Baker
(303) 492-4509
Daniel.Baker@lasp.colorado.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: solar physics, space physics, climate science, magnetosphere, heliosphere, upper atmosphere, Sun-Earth system, space weather
Comments: Participating institutions include NCAR High Altitude Observatory, NOAA Space Environment Center (both in Boulder, CO), and Center for Integrated Space Weather Modeling (Boston, MA)
REU Site: Solar and Space Physics with the Boulder Solar AllianceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Department of Defense (DoD)
University of California, Santa Cruz
The Lamat Summer Research Program on High Performance Computing in Astrophysics
Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Santa Cruz, California
Primary: Professor Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz
(831) 459-3400
enrico@ucolick.org
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics and Physics, Computational Science
The Lamat Summer Research Program on High Performance Computing in AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
University of California, Berkeley
REU Site: Berkeley SETI Research Center
Berkeley, California
Primary: Stephen Croft
scroft@astro.berkeley.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, planetary science
Commerce, Texas
Primary: Dr. Huengmam Park
(903) 468-8654
huengman.park@tamuc.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Nuclear Physics, Astrophysics, Astronomy, Physics Education, Organic Semiconductor Physics and Surface X-Ray Physics
REU Site: Summer Research Program for Community College Students in Physics and Astronomy at Texas A&M University-CommerceAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
SAO Summer Intern Program
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Primary: Matthew Ashby
(617) 496-7742
intern@cfa.harvard.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, planetary science, instrumentation
SAO Summer Intern ProgramAbstract of Award
Mountain View, California
Primary: Matthew Tiscareno
(650) 810-0231
reu_director@seti.org
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrobiology, planetary science, exoplanets
REU Site: Life in the Universe: Astronomy and Planetary Science at the SETI InstituteAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Multimessenger Astrophysics
School of Mathematical Sciences
Rochester, New York
Primary: Joshua Faber
(585) 475-5115
jafsma@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, Electromagnetic Astrophysics, Scientific Computing
REU Site: Multimessenger AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Imaging in the Physical Sciences
Center for Imaging Science
Rochester, New York
Primary: Roger Dube
(585) 475-5836
rdube@cis.rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Physics, Imaging, Astronomy, Hyper-Spectral Imaging, Remote Sensing, Optical Systems, Medical Imaging and Historical document presentation
REU Site: Imaging in the Physical SciencesAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Multimessenger Astrophysics
Rochester, New York
Primary: Joshua Faber
jafsma@rit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, Electromagnetic Astrophysics, Scientific Computing
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. Aaron Geller, 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.
Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) REU: Astrophysics in its Modern Interdisciplinary ContextAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Physics
North Carolina
Primary: John M Blondin
john_blondin@ncsu.edu
Secondary: Katherine J Mack
kmack@ncsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, computational astrophysics, undergraduate students, high-energy astrophysics.
REU Site: Computational and Data Science in AstrophysicsAbstract of Award
Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
The Maria Mitchell Observatory
Nantucket, Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Regina Jorgenson
(508) 228-9273
rjorgenson@mariamitchell.org
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Comments: Research Experiences for Teachers Site
The Maria Mitchell ObservatoryAbstract of Award
MIT Haystack Observatory
MIT Haystack Observatory
MIT Haystack Observatory
Westford, Massachusetts
Primary: Nancy Kotary
(617) 715-5400
reuhaystack@haystack.mit.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, geospace, geodesy, polar science, ionosphere, space weather, CubeSats, aurora, black holes, meteors, radio science, engineering, computer science, physics, astrophysics
Comments: Radio science and engineering
MIT Haystack ObservatoryAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences, Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences
Louisiana State University
REU Site: Research in Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Primary: Dr. Robert Hynes
(225) 578-7459
rhynes@su.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy, Astrophysics, Physics (Condensed Matter, Quantum/AMO, Nuclear, High Energy Particle, LIGO, Cosmology, Computational and Medical)
REU Site: Research in Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State UniversityAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Astronomical Sciences
Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium
REU Site: The Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium
Massachusetts
Primary: Dr. Seth Redfield
(860) 685-3669
sredfield@wesleyan.edu
Secondary: Dr. Meredith Hughes
amhughes@wesleyan.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: Astronomy
Comments: Members of the Consortium are: Colgate, Haverford, Middlebury, Swarthmore, Vassar, Wellesley, Wesleyan and Williams.
Atlanta, Georgia
Primary: Dr. Daniel M. Crenshaw
(404) 413-6036
crenshaw@astro.gsu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: galaxies, active galactic nuclei, stellar astrophysics, interferometry, exoplanets, solar physics, nuclear physics, cosmic rays, biophysics
REU in Astronomy & Physics: From the Largest to the Smallest Scales in the UniverseAbstract of Award
Ithaca, New York
Primary: Patricia Fernandez de Castro
pf46@cornell.edu
Secondary: Alexander Hayes
hayes@astro.cornell.edu
Provo, Utah
Primary: Jean-Francois van Huele
reu@byu.edu
Secondary: Brooklyn Chournos
reu@byu.edu
Research Topics/Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics
Cofunded: Physics
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