Pacific Northwest National Laboratory High School YWiS - Experimental and Computational Intern [Summer] in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 308861
Directorate: Energy and Environment
Division: Nuclear Sciences
Group: Computational Fluids and Nuclear Processes
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is seeking ambitious, high-caliber sophomore, junior or senior high school students for intern assignments within the High School Young Women in Science (YWiS) Program. This summer internship is a research-based educational experience for sophomores, juniors and senior females. The students must have an expressed interest in and potential for educational opportunities and careers in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM).
This project is developing an approach of applying machine learning (ML) in addressing practical science, engineering or industrial problems, and will
use solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) system modeling and optimization as a demonstration. It also is utilizing the existing huge amount of SOFC
stack simulation results to train the neural network and impose well-known physics-based constraints into the training process.
*BEFORE YOU APPLY*
When asked to upload your resume to your application, you need to upload one (1) file that includes the following:
Personal Statement: Describe who you are beyond your academic achievements and potential. Offer information in regards to what kind of activities, leadership or experiences you’ve had that contributed toward your interest in STEM.
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THE ITEMS ABOVE IN THEIR SINGLE PDF UPLOAD WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AS INCOMPLETE.
Applicants must be a female currently enrolled as a sophomore, junior or senior in a public or private high school.
Applicants must be 16 years of age by June 2019.
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (from beginning of 9th grade to current standing).
Relevant Course Work Desired - High school math
Computer Skills Desired - Microsoft Office Fundamental knowledge in computer code/programing
Other Desired Skills - Linux Python
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
Directorate: Energy & Environment
Job Category: Undergraduate Internships
Group: Experimental & Computa Engrng
Opening Date: 2019-02-11
Closing Date: 2019-03-15