University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA
Spend 10 weeks of your summer(May 30 – August 4, 2012) carrying out research in residence in our Chemistry Department. Projects involve experimental techniques such as molecular-scale imaging, femtosecond time-resolved observations, X-ray crystallography, etc. Theoretical investigations exploit computer simulations and graphics to investigate processes of biochemical and material applications. Also included are projects in other areas of organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry.
Included will be tours of the Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute, the Molecular Robotics Lab, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and other research labs in the LA area. Social activities might include a visit to the Getty Museum, a Dodgers game, a beach party, a trip to the IMAX Theater, Disneyland, the Hollywood Bowl, the Aquarium of the Pacific, or an overnight camping trip in the Angeles Mountains.Science
Participants will receive a stipend for the program. Housing, meals, student health insurance, and travel costs will also be covered. Deadline to apply: March 15, 2012. For more information and application: http://chem.usc.edu/undergraduate/summer_prog.html
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