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Nuclear Engineering Sweeps Up $3.2M in NEUP Awards

Several faculty in the department have been awarded grants from the US Department of Energy totaling $3.2 million through the $48.8 million given through the Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP). This year, the program supports 69 university-led nuclear energy research and development projects in 27 states. The NEUP seeks to maintain US leadership in nuclear […]

Engineering Community Well-represented on UT’s Commission for Women

UT’s Commission for Women includes a handful of leaders from the engineering community, representing faculty, students, and staff across the Tickle College of Engineering.

College Shines at Chancellor’s Honors

Alshibli, a Haslam Scholar and Grand Challenge Scholar, pursued research in cardiac regenerative medicine at the Scottish Centre for Regenerative Medicine, tutors students and assists with science programs at Pond Gap Elementary School, and organized the Einstein Science Club at Annoor Academy.

Research Highlight: Ivan Maldonado, Brian Wirth, and Jamie Coble

Ivan Maldonado (at top right), associate professor, and Brian Wirth (at middle left), Governor’s Chair Professor, both of the Department of Nuclear Engineering, are leading a team that is looking at nuclear reaction safety and performance. Maldonado’s team will try to analyze and evaluate fuels that are more tolerant to accidents, helping with overall safety […]