SAC Seminar - Lindsey Carboneau: Planet Hunters: Introducing Research to Undergraduates

2018.06.26 | Louise Børsen-Koch

Date Fri 29 Jun
Time 14:15 15:00
Location 1525-323

The "Planet Hunters" course at Florida Gulf Coast University is an option for first and second year students in the Honors Program to gain research experience in the program. Students have the opportunity to make significant contributions to the ongoing exoplanet search using tools developed for the Kepler and K2 data. This talks presents the results of the course and the tools developed, as well as a discussion of the lessons learned from working with undergraduates in research.

Staff, Students, Public/media