Assistant Prof. Zahra Mohaghegh, an innovator in areas of probabilistic risk assessment, wins the 2016 ANS Mary Jane Oestmann Professional Women's Achievement Award.
New Assistant Prof. Katy Huff starts her NPRE career off well by winning the ANS Young Member Excellence Award.
An increased faculty and expanding research areas have attracted a large number of incoming graduate students to NPRE.
NPRE undergraduate Aries Loumis and his team, "Auzel," won the inaugural Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp competition with a plan for nuclear power plants to harvest energy from nuclear waste storage casks.
Assistant Profs. Caleb Brooks and Tomasz Kozlowski are collaborating in experiments and simulations to validate new DOE nuclear power plant computational tools.
An expert in developing new technology for biomedical imaging instrumentation, Shiva Abbaszadeh joins the NPRE faculty in January.
A $1.05 million DOE grant will support HIDRA as a test bed for lithium technology in fusion reactors.