Research Experience for Undergraduates

REU at Lamar University

Summer Research Program


REU at LU is a 10-week research and academic experience hosted by Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. This REU site offers sophomores, juniors, and seniors from accredited U.S. colleges or universities the opportunity to perform summer research in the fields of big data analytics, data dimension reduction, matrix factorization & graph theory. Students at this site will be engaged in all stages of the big data analysis cycle. REU at LU is designed to spark and sustain a new excitement about undergraduate research through mathematics and statistics disciplines.

The REU Program is made possible by a generous grant from the National Science Foundation.  This material is based upon work supported by the NSF under Award No. 1757717.

Qualifications:  U.S. Citizen or permanent resident enrolled as a rising sophomore, junior or senior at an affiliated institution.

REU 2019 Application Deadline February 28, 2020

Participation Dates: June 1, 2020 - August 10. 2020

Jennifer R. Fowler PhD
Jose Vega-Guzman PhD