Friday, 28 February 2014

Paid Undergraduate Summer Research Internship

“Paid Undergraduate Summer Research Internship”

Are you interested in hands-on Hyperspectral Imaging (HI) experience and learning how to work with interdisciplinary teams? Here is an opportunity.

The GeoTREE Center ( and the Geography Department ( at the University of Northern Iowa once again host a NSF-funded REU program to introduce young scientists to a highly interdisciplinary research environment with fundamental and applied research in hyperspectral imaging (HI). HI is widely used in various disciplines such as Earth Science, Environmental Science, Biology, Forestry, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geographic Information Science (GISc), and more. If you interested, application and more information is available online at The program flyer in PDF version is attached. The application deadline is March 28, 2014.

Summer Stipend: $4,000 for eight weeks (May 19-July 11, 2014). In addition, the program will cover the cost of housing, a meal plan, lab supplies, and up to $750 for follow up activities.

Contact: Dr. Bingqing Liang (, or Dr. Andrey Petrov (