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The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) site at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville, AL., home of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and Redstone Arsenal, will offer undergraduate students the opportunity to conduct various types of physics research.
The program is designed especially for juniors and seniors majoring in STEM fields: sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics. During the 10-week summer program (May 29 - Aug 3), each student will work with physics faculty mentors and graduate students on cutting-edge experiments. Research findings will be reported, lectures and mini-courses attended, and recreational activities enjoyed.
Deadline for application: April 6th, 2012 (receipt of materials)
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