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NERS is consistently ranked as the best Nuclear Engineering Program in the country.

Our interdisciplinary team of instructional and research faculty is at the forefront of sustainable energy solutions, nuclear security and defense, and plasmas for water treatment.

NERS research impacts space exploration, radiation for medical treatment, and more. We are a tight-knit community of researchers, students, and support staff aiming to advance the benefits of nuclear, radiological, and plasma technology to improve society in the twenty-first century.


Learn about the oldest nuclear engineering program in the country.


Learn about our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives.

Media Contacts

We have experts in the politics of nuclear energy, reactor safety, health and environmental effects of radiation, and more.


How to get ahold of us and where to find us.