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Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Sciences

Sustainable energy solutions, nuclear security and nonproliferation, plasmas for water treatment, the country’s most powerful laser, and more.


Nuclear Leaders and Best

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.


2023 Research

Research opportunities abound for our undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and faculty.

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Give to NERS

Your donation will help train the next generation of nuclear engineers, and radiological and plasma scientists.

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NERS Resources

Info and resources for NERS students, faculty, postdocs, and staff.

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About the Field

What can you study at NERS? Nuclear engineering goes well beyond nuclear power.