DOE-INFN Summer Students Exchange Program 2022

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The US Department of Energy (DoE) and the National Institute for Nuclear Physics – Italy (INFN) announce the 2022 edition of the Summer Exchange Program, dedicated to the exchange of US and Italian students in science and engineering.

Students are offered the possibility to work on projects which will further their experience in the areas of science and technology that are relevant for their academic training.

Research activities in the LNL are pursued in all major INFN areas of interest: Astroparticle Physics, Nuclear Physics, Accelerators Physics, Interdisciplinary Physics and Detector Physics.
Several groups are participating in experimental programs in collaboration with US institutions.

Candidates must be enrolled as students at a US university and they must have begun, at the time of application,at least the third year of a US University curriculum in physics, engineering or computing science.

They can join a team at INFN LNL for approximately 8 weeks between June 1st and November 31th, 2022. LNL Summer closing period is August 4 – 29.


Luisa Pegoraro

The four avaible positions at INFN LNL are the following:

Getting used with a Silicon Photomultiplier (SiPM) to prepare the teaching material for high school student

New digital electronics for the AGATA array

The PANDORA Project: reproducing a stellar environment in a Laboratory

Experimental and Numerical Study of Innovative Compact Heat Sinks made by Metal Additive Manufacturing in the Turbulent Subcooled Boiling Regime