Just before burst 105,000 ft. A NSF funded student research experience program for Minority Serving Institutions . Physics & Aerospace Catalyst Experiences for Students (PACER). Bring faculty / student teams to LSU for a 9-week intensive summer workshop.
A NSF funded student research experience program for Minority Serving Institutions.Physics & Aerospace Catalyst Experiences for Students (PACER)
Bring faculty / student teams to LSU for a 9-week intensive summer workshop.
Teach skills in electronics, programming, mechanical systems, project management, which the team then uses to develop their own high altitude balloon payload.
Mentor institutions for up to three years as they develop their own student balloon research program.
Attract students from the ranks of minorities and women to science and engineering programs
Establish a core of expertise at multiple HBCU institutions around which a local sustainable student research experience program can develop.
Grambling State University (2007)
Norfolk State University (2008)
Interamerican University of Puerto Rico – Bayamon (2008)
Contact: Dr. T. G. Guzik,
Dept. Physics & Astronomy
Louisiana State University
NOI due date: February 20, 2009
Application due date: March 20, 2009
Request application materials by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org