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Juliusz Kruszelnicki with a black lab and a golden retriever on a wooden bridge on a hike

Remembering Dr. Juliusz Kruszelnicki: A Brilliant Mind, Mentor, and Friend

Honoring the legacy of an exceptional nuclear engineer and plasma scientist.

graphic depicting eric Esarey, the BELLA laser, and the Phoenix Project building

Michigan Engineering honors NERS alumnus Eric Esarey with Department Merit Award

Esarey is the Director of the Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator Center at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

portrait of Andrea Kritcher

NERS Alum Andrea Kritcher is on the 2023 TIME100 List 

Andrea Kritcher has been named to TIME100, a list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2022.

combined portrait of Jim Baciak and Igor Jovanovic

NERS alum Dr. James Baciak and NERS professor Dr. Igor Jovanovic are among the founders of the new Consortium for Nuclear Forensics sponsored by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

The five-year, $25 million research award is one of the largest federal research grants ever received by the University of Florida.

Use of ultrashort-pulsed lasers to excite fluorescence of chlorophyll in plants as an optical biosensor for nuclear activity

Recent NERS Ph.D. graduate Lauren Finney’s research on remote detection of a signature for uranium exposure in algae published in Scientific Reports.