Experimental Biological Physics High Energy Density & Laser Physics
Complex Networks & Data Science Particle Physics
Seminars on research and preparing for graduate school.
Tours of research laboratories; outings to explore the Rochester area
End of summer symposium at which participants present their research projects.
Opportunities to continue research toward publication in professional journals and/or presentation of results at national conferences during the following academic year.
Stipend is $5000; travel to Rochester and on-campus housing is provided with supplemental compensation for dining. Women, members of underrepresented minorities, and students from colleges that lack comparable research opportunities are encouraged to apply. Most applicants will have completed at least 4 semesters of college physics and math and will have completed their sophomore or junior year by June 2019. Graduating seniors are not eligible. All applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Application deadline: February 15, 2019.
Further details, including links to the online application form for the program and descriptions of previous years’ projects may be found at:
The University of Rochester is one of the country's top-tier research universities. Our 158 buildings house more than 200 academic majors, more than 2,000 faculty and instructional staff, and some 10,500 students—approximately half of whom are women.