OSCAR: Optical Science Center for Applied Research at Delaware State University

Delaware State University

Summer Program

Summer 2014 Application Deadline: March 22, 2014.

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Summer Program Description


The OSCAR Summer research program is an 8 week program where students are mentored by faculty researchers from Physics and Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Technology and Chemistry. During the 8 week program students will conduct research in various OSCAR laboratories and present that research at the Annual Delaware State University Summer Research Symposium. Participants in our summer program are able to conduct research in the following areas: Applied Mathematics, Applied Chemistry, Applied Spectroscopy, Data Mining, Space Exploration, and Space Navigation Participants receive a stipend.

Criteria for participating in our program:

  • Majors: Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology, or Chemistry
  • Rising 2nd -4th year college student
  • 3.0 G.P. A. or higher
  • U. S. citizen or permanent resident

2012 Summer Interns


2011 Summer Interns


2010 Summer Interns