Students Encouraged to apply for Research Experiences for Undergraduates; application due Jan 28

2011 Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Solar and Space Physics

Undergraduate students who are accepted will work with mentors at LASP and other institutions in Boulder on hands-on scientific research.

Sophomore and junior undergraduate students are invited to apply for the LASP NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. Applications are due January 28, 2011. Foreign students may apply.

Students will work with scientists at the University of Colorado’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) or at the National Center for Atmospheric Research’s (NCAR) High Altitude Observatory (HAO), NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC), the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science (CIRES) or Colorado Research Associates (CoRA) on projects spanning the field of solar and space physics, from instrument hardware to data analysis to modeling of the Sun-Earth system.

For more information, please see the 2011 Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program in Solar and Space Physics.