To become true multi-displinary specialists, nuclear engineers often work in teams and collaborate with professionals across different fields in order to solve large-scale problems impacting our society. Students at Berkeley Nuclear Engineering areno exception. Under the direction of Prof. Peter Hosemann, students within the Nuclear Materials group collaborated to compete in the TMS 2015 Bladesmithing Competition
Professor Kai Vetter and Keenan Thomas along with Professor Steven Manley from California State University, Long Beach and Mark Bandstra and Al Smith from Berkeley Lab have published the first results of Kelp Watch 2014. No radioactivity that could be associated with the releases in Fukushima about three years ago was detected.