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Best Presentation Award given to NERS Ph.D. Candidate Jinpu Lin

Best Presentation Award given to NERS Ph.D. Candidate Jinpu Lin

Jinpu won with his poster “Scaling Relativistic Laser‐solid Interaction Using Ultrashort Laser Pulses.”
NERS Ph.D. Student Yao Kovach given Best Presentation Award

NERS Ph.D. Student Yao Kovach given Best Presentation Award

Yao won with her poster “Particle Emission from an Anode Liquid Surface of Electrolyte in Atmospheric Pressure DC Glow.”
Q&A: Bret Kugelmass, Energy Impact Center

Q&A: Bret Kugelmass, Energy Impact Center

Last April, the Fastest Path to Zero Summit assembled research and policy leaders to explore climate change mitigation. This April, with help from Kugelmass, we plan to do it again.
New simulation laboratory and cybersecurity software installed at NERS

New simulation laboratory and cybersecurity software installed at NERS

The software will be used to study methods of preventing cyberattacks on the instrumentation and control systems for nuclear power plants.
Professor Edward Larsen retires from NERS after 33-year career in nuclear engineering

Professor Edward Larsen retires from NERS after 33-year career in nuclear engineering

Professor Larsen’s research has focused on the development of advanced algorithms for the mathematical analysis and computational simulation of problems associated with the interaction of radiation with matter.
Iran’s centrifuges and nuclear nonproliferation: A Q&A with Sara Pozzi

Iran’s centrifuges and nuclear nonproliferation: A Q&A with Sara Pozzi

Understanding nuclear enrichment and what it means for the “Iran nuclear deal.”
In Memoriam

In Memoriam

The NERS department is saddened to report the passing of two members of our community this year. Our deepest sympathy goes out to their friends and families.
NERS Professor John C. Lee retires after 45 years with the department

NERS Professor John C. Lee retires after 45 years with the department

Professor Lee’s research was focused on the physics and engineering analysis of nuclear systems.
Professor Jovanovic named Fellow of the Optical Society

Professor Jovanovic named Fellow of the Optical Society

Professor Jovanovic directs the Neutron Science Laboratory, contributes to the Consortium for Verification Technology, and works with the Center for Ultrafast Optical Science.
NERS welcomes three new faculty members

NERS welcomes three new faculty members

The new additions to the department point to a positive future and offer a breadth of educational and research experience.