Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
May 22 – July 29, 2023
Below is the schedule for the 2023 REU Program activities that are open to ALL undergraduate research assistants with Physics. Reminders concerning get-togethers will be emailed in advance. Note that the group meetings as well as the mini-symposium of student presentations are part of the REU Program, and those students officially in the REU Program are required to participate every week. Bold DATE = confirmed.
Wed. May 24 11:30 am - 1 pm B&L 267 Orientation/welcome for ALL undergradaute students doing research with Physcis and Astronomy -- lunch included; bring your own drink; all meet research groups at 1 pm
Thurs. May 25 10:30 am B&L 267 The Art of Presenting
How do you talk to someone about your work?
Wed. May 31 12:30 pm B&L 267 Dr. Adam Reyes
Astro plasma physics - Prof Petros Tzeferacos research
Wed. June 7 12:30 pm B&L 267 Prof. Segev BenZvi
The Graduate School Application Process
Thurs. June 8 10:30 am B&L 267 The Art of Presenting
Taking your audience into account
Wed. June 14 12:30 pm B&L 267 Elisha Haber with Bigelow group
Laser Cooling and Vortices in Bose Einstein Condensates
(Monday, June 19 is a University Holiday - Juneteenth)
Wed. June 21 12:30 pm B&L 267 Profs. Arie Bodek and Kelly Douglass
Informal project description/update from everyone (2-3 minute each). Email sentence or two describing research in advance to REU admin.
Wed. June 28 12:30 pm B&L 267 Prof. Chris Marshall
Thurs. June 29 10:30 am The Art of Presenting
How do you make a presentation?
Wed. July 5 12:30 pm B&L 267 Prof. Machiel Blok
Quantum information processing with superconducting circuits
Thurs. July 6 10:30 am The Art of Presenting
Presenting your work
Mon. July 10 10:15 - 11:45 am Talk AT LLE (max 24 people)
Those that do not attend the U of R have priority
Wed. July 12 12:30 pm B&L 267 to be named ...
Wed. July 19 12:30 pm B&L 267 Prof. John Nichol
Quantum Computing with Electrons in Semiconductor
Thurs. July 20 10:30 am The Art of Presenting
Thurs. July 27 9 am - 3 pm B&L 106 Student Presentations (~10 minutes each) -- Poster session, B&L lobby -- Group photo (mandatory) and talk schedule to be announced
Fri. July 28 all day - ALL Summer Research Program posters in Feldman Ballroom -- Required of those officially in the REU programs coordinated by Kearns