Calendar of Events


2014 REU Calendar of Events
Date Time  Event Location
05/30 2:00 - 3:00  Dr. Jeffrey Engler
Associate Dean, Graduate School

Research Ethics and Data Management
CH 204
06/06 2:00 - 3:00  Jim McClintock, PhD
Endowed Professor, Biology
Marine Bioloyg of Antartica
CH 204
06/13 2:00 - 3:00  Dr. Bryan Noe,
Graduate School Dean

Finding the graduate school that is right for you and funding to pay for it.
CH 204
6/18 11:30 - 1:00   Pizza Party  CH 396
    4:00 1 Page Progress Report Due   ykvohra@uab.edu
6/20 2:00 - 3:00  Dr. Yogesh K. Vohra
Professor of Physics

REU Program Director
“Chemical Vapor Deposited Diamond: Applications in Sensors and Quantum Computing”
 CH 204
6/27 2:00 - 3:00    Alan Martinez
Physics Graduate Student and REU Alumni

Spencer Smith
Physics Graduate Student

The REU Experience and Transition to Graduate School
CH 204
07/01 - 07/3 8:30  Photo Session
July 1:  Group Photo
Photos in labs with faculty and grad student mentors will be scheduled separately 
over the 3 day period
Corner of 14th St. & Univ. Blvd
07/04    Holiday - No Seminar  
07/11 2:00 - 3;00  Kellie Carter, PhD
Director of Educational Services ,Graduate School

Dr. Jeffrey Engler
Associate Dean Graduate School

Talking about your research:  Scientific posters and talks
CH 204
07/16 Noon Log on to http://goo.gl/qgJuUg and submit your title and abstracts
Also email copy of abstract to me at charita@uab.edu
 
07/17 11:30 - 1:30 Picnic Mini Park 
(across from Campbell Hall)
7/18 2:00 - 3:00 Dr. Lee Moradi
Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Instrumentation on NASA Missions
CH 204
07/21 Noon Email poster to charita@uab.edu  
07/22 3:00 Deadline to email Power Point Presentations charita@uab.edu 
7/23 4:00  10 Page research paper due
email to:  ykvohra@uab.edu  & charita@uab.edu 
 
  9:00 - 2:00 REU/RET Power Point Presentations to faculty, staff, students
(10 minute presentation, 5 minute Q & A)
CH 204
07/23   REU/RET to Pick up Poster from Randy Seay SHEL 120E
07/24 8:00 - 8:25 REU Poster Session Setup Rec Center Center Court
  8:30 - 10:30 Judging of posters  
  10:45 Guest Speaker:  Dr. Thane Wiebels  HH 102
   

Poster Session Awards

Immediately Following Guest Speaker

 
  2:00 - 3:00 Wrap-up meeting CH 302
07/25 By 1:00 Dorm Check OUt  



2014 REU/RET Orientation Schedule
CH Campbell Hall 274
1300 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35294
Date/Day Time Event Location
05/18/14  Sunday 9:00 am -  Participants arrive
Dorm Check in (Blazer Hall)
920 16th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205
05/19/14 8:30
Continental  
Breakfast    
Welcome to the Program
Dr. Yogesh K. Vohra
CAS Dean Robert Palazzo
Dr. David L. Shealy
1300 University Blvd
CH 274
  9:15 Intro to Program
Dr. Yogesh K. Vorha, Program Director
 
  9:30 Program Orientation, Charita Cadenhead
Program Coordinator
Blazer IDs
Email
Internet
 
  10:00 Physics Staff Introductions
Personnel Paperwork
Payroll - Amy Bain & Susan Abdoli
Reimbursement - Mark Case
 
  10:30 Laser Safety Video  
    Photographs  
  11:00 Parking Passes
Lunch on your own
608 8th Street South
  1:00 - 5:00 Faculty Mentor Presentations CH 443
Tuesday
05/20/2014
9:00 - 11:45 Faculty Mentor Presentations CH 205
  11:45 Turn in selection sheets to Charita
Lunch on your own
 
  1:00 Meet with Charita to pick up selection sheets
Visit Faculty Research Labs
CH 386
Various locatoins
05/21-23 Wed-Fri 9:00 - 11:00 Mentor Selections CH 387

2014  REU Faculty Presentation
 (12 minute presentations, plus 3 minutes for Q & A)
CH 443 on Monday / CH 205 on Tuesday