Student-Faculty Programs Office
Summer 2017 Announcements of Opportunity

Below are Announcements of Opportunity posted by Caltech faculty and JPL technical staff for all programs administered by the Student-Faculty Programs office. This list also appears on SFP's main website, while AO lists on the SURF, Amgen Scholars, NASA Space Grant, and NASA USRP sites show just AOs applicable to their respective programs.

Project Title Disciplines Mentor  Posted 
Reducation and Analysis of Observations of Jupiter and Saturn    Planetary Science, Computer Science Glenn Orton (JPL)  08-Dec-16
Autonomous flight and trajectory control for highly agile aerial robots and space vehicles    Aeronautics, Space Engineering Soon-Jo Chung  07-Dec-16
Visual Radar    Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Roland Brockers (JPL)  06-Dec-16
Integration of advanced autonomous navigation algorithms on a miniature quadrotor system    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Systems Engineering Roland Brockers (JPL)  06-Dec-16
Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering Andrew Klesh (JPL)  02-Dec-16
Star Formation and Starburst Galaxies    Astrophysics, Physics Nicholas Lee  01-Dec-16
Why Are Galaxies All So Similar?    Astrophysics, Physics Charles Steinhardt  01-Dec-16
Analysis of Mitochondrial Dynamics    Biology, Biochemistry David Chan  30-Nov-16
Unraveling the Moon's Geologic History    Planetary Science, Astronomy/Astrophysics Paul Hayne (JPL)  30-Nov-16
Probing Fundamental Physics and the Large Scale Structure of the Universe with Galaxy Redshift Surveys    Astronomy/Astrophysics, Physics/Applied Physics Olivier Dore (JPL)  30-Nov-16
Einstein Papers Project: Coping With Fame    History, History and Philosophy of Science Diana Kormos-Buchwald  28-Nov-16
Machine Learning for Cybersecurity: Botnet Detection    Computer Science, EE Julian Bunn  28-Nov-16
Computational modeling of social learning in humans    Computation and Neural Systems, Applied and Computational Mathematics Ralph Adolphs  23-Nov-16
Mathematical Logic/Set Theory    Mathematics Alexander Kechris  23-Nov-16
A Framework for Multi-Agent Robotics Software Development    Computer Science, Robotics Jean-Pierre de la Croix (JPL)  22-Nov-16
Multi-mission multi-agent robotics for maritime applications: Perception and Autonomy    Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Michael Wolf (JPL)  22-Nov-16
Multi-Phase, Planetary-Chemistry Modeling for Biosignatures    Chemistry/Chemical Engineering, Planetary Science Pin Chen (JPL)  22-Nov-16
Inhomogeneous cloud coverage and its effect on characterizing exoplanets    Astronomy/Astrophysics, Planetary Science Renyu Hu (JPL)  22-Nov-16
Transition Metal-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions    Chemistry Gregory Fu  21-Nov-16
Organic Synthesis and Methods Development    Chemistry Brian Stoltz  18-Nov-16
Computational modeling of altruistic decision-making    Computation and Neural Systems, Neuroscience Ralph Adolphs  16-Nov-16
Synthetic genetic systems to identify the wiring diagrams of the brain    Neuroscience, Biochemistry Carlos Lois  16-Nov-16
Structural and Function Characterization of Mega Assemblies    Biochemistry, Structural Biology, Cell Biology Andre Hoelz  16-Nov-16
Solving big data problems in bioengineering    Computer Science, Data Science Viviana Gradinaru  13-Sep-16

Problems with or questions about submitting an AO?  Call Jen Manglos of the Student-Faculty Programs Office at (626) 395-2885.
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