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LIGO Academic Affairs

Resources for undergraduate students interested in gravitational-wave research and LIGO science, including videos of lectures, summer research opportunities, and how to apply to graduate programs in physics and astronomy.

Additional Educational resources, including a course on gravitational-wave physics, an in-depth look at the physics of LIGO, and textbooks on general relativity and GW science.

For those already enrolled in one of the undergraduate or graduate programs at the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, the LIGO Academic Advisory Council (LAAC) web site (login required) offers resources for undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs and educators working on LIGO, but may also be useful for others interested in gravitational waves and their detection.

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