Workshop: Solar Cells

Audience Middle School Teachers High School Teachers Description The workshop, led by Dr. Guillermo Nery, is developed for high school science teachers. Basic physical concepts such as energy, voltage, and currents are discussed, as well as electron orbitals, energy levels, conduction, valence bands, and holes in a conceptual manner, leading…

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NASA: Events and links of interest

Promo Eventos y Enlaces NASA 2017

Solar Eclipse 2017 1. Preview Show for the Solar Eclipse 2017    ¡Inside the Kennedy Space Center! 1. Ivette Aponte (Puerto Rican Engineer)   2. José O. Pérez (Puerto Rican Engineer – Senior Project Manager in NASA)   Spaceport Magazine (KSC) 1. Information: Spaceport Magazine is a monthly NASA publication that…

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Academies

Summer Academies The University of Puerto Rico in Arecibo has three summer academies for talented young people of different ages. These deal with STEM topics (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and are intended to attract students to explore careers in STEM. The criteria for selecting students are the following: •…

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