Under the auspices of the Applied Artificial Intelligence Initiative (AAII) and the Astronomy Department at UC Santa Cruz we are searching for one continuing undergraduate for a funded summer 2022 research opportunity. The selected students will develop optimization codes using Python, Jax, tensorflow/pytorch, and Hamiltonian Monte Carlo techniques on a project related to sources known as Fast Radio Bursts. The application is open to advanced undergraduate majors in Physics, Astrophysics, and/or CSE.
- Substantial experience with Python and GitHub
- Advanced knowledge in statistics
Recommended but not required
- Cloud computing experience
- 1st year college-level physics
Duration: 10 weeks from June 13 -- August 20, 2022
Please apply here: http://www.careercenter.ucsc.edu/ers/erspub/main.cfm
and search out ER#19505.
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