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Riley Owens

Riley Owens



College or Department: Eberly College of Arts and Sciences

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Riley Owens

Plans for the future: After graduating from the University of Cincinnati in Spring 2022, he plans to take a gap year to wrap up his current research projects and complete a long-term research experience or position before attending a physics graduate school in Fall 2023.

Your favorite thing so far about your REU summer: "My incredible peers and the welcoming faculty."

One thing you’ve learned/something unexpected this summer?  "I wasn't expecting how much there is to do in and around Morgantown!"

    Hometown: Loveland, OH

    Home University: University of Cincinnati

    Major/Minor: Majoring in astrophysics and physics, minoring in mathematics

    REU mentor(s): Loren Anderson

    Area of research in REU: Dynamics and properties of Cygnus X