ASU Assistant Professor Antia Botana answers a few questions about how electrons in materials behave for Adriana Baniecki, a home-schooled senior,

Some of the brightest high schoolers conduct real research at ASU in a little-known but longstanding program, SCENE (SCience and ENgineering Experience). Students work in state-of-the art labs at ASU, under the guidance of professors and university students, to answer their own original research questions and compete in regional and national science competitions.

Phoenix downtown skyline with mountains in the background

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