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NERS researchers aim to understand the behavior of high entropy alloys under extreme conditions

NERS researchers aim to understand the behavior of high entropy alloys under extreme conditions

The research is part of a greater project to find an optimized radiation-tolerant material.
Antineutrino detectors as nuclear security tools for monitoring reactors from a distance

Antineutrino detectors as nuclear security tools for monitoring reactors from a distance

NERS Ph.D. student Felicia Sutanto’s antineutrino detector research published in Physical Review C
Professor John Foster wins Ronald C. Davidson Award

Professor John Foster wins Ronald C. Davidson Award

The award recognizes outstanding plasma physics research by a Physics of Plasmas author.
Nuclear nonproliferation: gamma-ray vision for ports and border crossings

Nuclear nonproliferation: gamma-ray vision for ports and border crossings

The low-energy nuclear reaction could see through heavy containers hiding materials that could be turned into nuclear weapons.
Hanbury, Noey, Steinberger, and Thiesen given DOE Innovations in Nuclear Technology R&D Awards

Hanbury, Noey, Steinberger, and Thiesen given DOE Innovations in Nuclear Technology R&D Awards

The award program strives to facilitate innovation and the creation of new ideas in nuclear-technology-relevant disciplines.
College DEI grants awarded to NERS

College DEI grants awarded to NERS

The grants will help the department both recruit and support a diverse student population.
NERS researchers are supporting efforts to design experiments for a Versatile Test Reactor

NERS researchers are supporting efforts to design experiments for a Versatile Test Reactor

The multi-institution collaboration is designing experiments to test various molten salt reactor technologies.
NERS joins Gender Champions in Nuclear Policy leadership network

NERS joins Gender Champions in Nuclear Policy leadership network

Members of the network are committed to breaking down gender barriers in the nuclear field
New Faculty: Scott Baalrud

New Faculty: Scott Baalrud

Scott Baalrud will join NERS as an associate professor in January 2021
NERS Professor William R. Martin retires after 43 years with the department

NERS Professor William R. Martin retires after 43 years with the department

Martin will be remembered as an outstanding mentor and colleague.