September 9, 2014
Penn undergraduate interns - to include VIPER's own Gautam Nagaraj - did some amazing work around the world this summer. You can read more here about Gautam's summer research experience at Penn in the lab of Prof. Marija Drndic.
June 5, 2014
Three Class of 2016 VIPER students - David Lim, Julia Fordham and Gerardo Cedillo Servin - have been featured in Penn Engineering Magazine's Spring 2014 edition. Read more here.
March 16, 2014
When University sophomore Albert Xiao joined the first class of the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER), a dual degree program in Penn Arts & Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science, he had already interned at Lawrence Berkeley National Labs and Caltech. Read more and watch the video here.
The Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER) enrolls talented, prepared, and motivated students who are interested in energy science and engineering. See our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Prof. Eric Schelter presented his work in the VIPER seminar and hosted two VIPER students in his lab. His work focuses on small molecule activation, quantum effects in chemistry, and superconductivity. You can see Eric discuss state of rare earth metal chemistry in this video. (Image borrowed from Schelter website.)