NPRE Associate Prof. Ling-Jian Meng is creating and leading the new Radio-Opto-Nano Working Group at the Beckman Institute of Science and Advanced Technology.
NPRE graduate student Tatsuya Sakurahara has won the Illinois Student Government Teaching Excellence Award for his instruction of two Probabilistic Risk Assessment courses.
Again this year the American Nuclear Society at Illinois student chapter did very well at the national ANS Student Conference, garnering more awards than any other student section.
Just over 100 NPRE students were recognized for excellence at the recent Honors Banquet.
NPRE students saw beautiful images and sculptures made from Mathematica in a tour of Wolfram Research Company.
Lumos, a startup company led by NPRE students, proposes using spent nuclear fuel to produce energy.
Zhikun Cai, a PhD student of Assistant Prof. Yang Zhang, has been chosen as a Beckman Institute Graduate Fellow.
George Apostolakis presented on the topic of "Risk-Informed Regulatory Decision Making" on March 7 for the Grainger Lecture Series,