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ACM Oak Ridge Science Semester

The ACM Oak Ridge Science Semester (ORSS) offers a unique opportunity for undergraduates to immerse themselves in research at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), the nation’s largest multiprogram research laboratory. Oak Ridge National Laboratory is the largest US Department of Energy (DOE) science and energy laboratory. Its capabilities span a broad range of scientific and engineering disciplines, enabling researchers to explore fundamental science challenges and accelerate the delivery of solutions to the marketplace. ORNL supports DOE’s national missions of scientific discovery, clean energy, and security.

Mentored by ORNL scientists, students pursue questions in biology and biochemistry; chemistry and nuclear chemistry; computer science; earth and geosciences; energy; engineering; environmental and marine sciences; life, health, and medical sciences; mathematics and statistics; nanotechnology; physics and biophysics; robotics; and much more.

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