World-class computational facilities and NPRE's addition of several young faculty drew reactor physicist Katy Huff to Illinois.
Roy Axford and Rizwan Uddin are the 2016 ANS Teachers of the Year, and Becky Meline takes the Staff of the Year honor.
Student winners of NPRE's 2016 Hang Award have designed a project in which current nuclear reactors can supply needed medical radionuclides.
Six NPRE undergraduates and two graduate students have gained NEUP scholarships and fellowships, the highest number of awards in a single year.
Energy Systems degree students Anthony Ekeopara, John Flanagan and Kevin Kubis show diverse interests in designing their master's degree programs.
Energy Systems grad Otto Hucke has gained an internship with Tesla Motors and helped the Illinois solar decathlon Race to Zero team take second.