See SPIN at Engineering Open House on April 5 – 6

You + NCSA =

Endless Possibilities

SUMMER 2024 applications OPEN

  • Open to any UIUC undergraduate student in good academic standing
  • International students are eligible
  • Applications due March 3, 2024

Meet the Interns

Hani Al Majed
Electrical Engineering


Project: Physics Informed Neural Operators

Mentor(s): Eliu Huerta

Fatimah Alhawaj

Project: Developing Structure-Aware Neural Networks to Accelerate Materials Discovery

Mentor(s): Elif Ertekin


in the news

Undergraduate Researchers in Action

At NCSA, important research is being done every day. Everything from working towards better cancer treatments to studying supernovae is included in NCSA’s portfolio of research projects. But NCSA doesn’t stop there.


Engineering Open House at NCSA

NCSA has proudly been a part of Engineering Open House (EOH), an event organized by the Grainger College of Engineering, for many years, hosting exhibits in the NCSA building each spring.


CAII Undergraduates Graduate December 2022

We would like to offer congratulations to two CAII undergrads who wrote their senior theses with Volodymyr Kindratenko, Director of NCSA Center for Artificial Intelligence Innovation, as their advisor.

About Spin

NCSA has a history of nurturing innovative concepts, and some of the best ideas have come from highly motivated, creative undergraduate. The SPIN (Students Pushing Innovation) internship program was launched to provide University of Illinois undergraduates with the opportunity to apply their skills to real challenges in high-performance computing, data analysis and visualization, cybersecurity, and other areas of interest to NCSA.