Summer Project/Internship 2013 at HRI Allahabad

Programme Name: Visiting Students Programme Project/Internship

Organization Name: Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad (HRI Allahabad)

About: The Harish-Chandra Research Institute (HRI) is an institution dedicated to research in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, located in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh in India.
Established in 1965, HRI offers a doctoral program in affiliation with the Homi Bhabha National Institute. HRI has a residential campus in Jhusi town near Allahabad on the banks of the River Ganges. The institute has over 30 faculty, 50 doctoral students and 25 post-doctoral visiting research fellows and scientists. HRI is funded by the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) of the Government of India. 

Role: Project Trainee

Stipend: The selected students will be paid to and fro (IIIrd AC) rail fare, provided accommodation and paid a stipend to cover local expenses.

Location: Allahabad Duration: 4-8 weeks during May-August Project Areas: High energy physics Astrophysics Condensed matter/statistical physics Quantum information and computing String theory/gravity/field theory

Eligibility: B.Sc / B.E. / B.Tech / M.Sc. / M.Tech

Apply Mode: Postal/Email

Last Date: 28 February 2013

How To Apply: Write a e-mail to with on recommendation letter & send following details: Name and address for communication Academic record, high school onward Proposed period of visit Area of interest: choose among (a) high energy physics, (b) astrophysics, (c) condensed matter/statistical physics, (d) quantum information and computing, (e) string theory/gravity/field theory Name of the Professor(s) writing reference letter Or Send a letter with above details to:
Coordinator Visiting Students Programme in Physics Harish-Chandra Research Institute Chhatnag Road Jhusi, Allahabad 211 019

Other Info: Selected students would work in some area of physics under the guidance of a faculty member or a postdoctoral fellow. At the end of the project the students are expected to present a seminar on their work. Participants whose performance is exceptional may be considered for pre-selection to their Ph.D. program.

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