Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Sciences
Sustainable energy solutions, nuclear security and defense, plasmas for water treatment, and more.
The Nuclear Leaders
NERS is consistently ranked as the top Nuclear Engineering grad program in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.
Undergraduate to Faculty Ratio
Most of our undergrads are actively involved in research and have co-authored papers in scientific journals.
Research opportunities abound for our undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and faculty.
Professor Sun was recognized for significant contributions to research in reactor thermal hydraulics and for those as an educator and mentor of nuclear engineering students and researchers.
Professor Jovanovic was recognized for contributions made to the advancement of nuclear science and technology through notable original research or invention in the nuclear field.
Vu is a graduate student conducting research in electron transport in stochastic media.
Foster is recognized for improving fundamental understanding of transport across the span of low-temperature plasmas.
The award recognizes exemplary accomplishments by a woman in the fields of nuclear science and engineering.
Untangling the signatures of smuggled nuclear materials from the radiation background created by shooting neutrons at suspected cargo is the task of U-M research team.