120 pre-university teenagers take part during July in the 7th Summer Scientific Campus, which is organised by the International Campus of Excellence “VLC/CAMPUS. Valencia, International Campus of Excellence”, together with the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) and supported by Obra Social La Caixa.
The laboratories and research areas of the Universitat de València and the Universitat Politècnica de València will be open to students of 4th year of Secondary Education and 1st of Bachillerato who come from all the country.
The opening ceremony has taken place at the facilities of the California Spain Campus headquarters at the Universitat de València. During these days, the students will learn about the scientific research and they will take part in four project of scientific approach specially designed for them by prestigious university professors and secondary professors.
The projects that will be developed at VLC/CAMPUS are:
• Mathematics, cryptography and codes. How to use mathematics to understand one another.
• Technology and medical physics: innovation at the service of medicine.
• Chemistry: A boundless source of solutions for health and wellbeing.
• An amazing journey down to Physics.
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