UT has joined an 11-member university consortium grant for research and development into nuclear science, engineering, and security.
UT Part of $25M Nuclear Research and Development Project
Scintillating Ideas: Zhuravleva Helping Homeland Security Secure Borders
Mariya Zhuravleva is helping the Department of Homeland Security detect illicit radioactive cargo and securing our safety through the design of new materials.
Research Highlight: Chuck Melcher
Scintillators are materials that emit light when in the presence of radiation, which makes them a critical component in the detectors used to track potentially illegal transport of radioactive materials.