Materials Under Extreme Conditions -Summer Undergraduate Research Experience

May 30, 2013


Summer Undergraduate Research Experience 2013
“Materials Under Extreme Conditions”


Application Deadline Feb. 20, 2013                                              

The Institute for Shock Physics (ISP) at Washington State University is pleased to announce a NEW 9-week, multidisciplinary undergraduate research program “Materials under Extreme Conditions” in the summer of 2013. The goal of the ISP SURE program is to provide undergraduate students in the Physical Sciences and Engineering the opportunity to undertake and perform hands-on experimental investigations of condensed matter phenomena at extreme conditions.  There are a variety of exciting research projects from which to choose. 
Applications are being accepted now and will close on February 20 or once the positions are filled.  Selected applicants will receive a $5,000 stipend for the 9-week session (May 30 - August 2, 2013), free housing on campus and travel assistance for travel to and from Pullman, WA (up to $500).
Please visit for more information about this exciting undergraduate research opportunity.
For additional information, please contact Mrs. Sheila Heyns at the numbers below.
Sheila M. Heyns
Manager for Administration and Operations
Institute for Shock Physics
Washington State University
Pullman, WA  99164-2816
Phone: 509.335.1861
Fax:  509.335.6115
sheyns [at]