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NE Undergraduate Hi Vo Wins Innovation in Fuel Cyle Research Award

Tuesday, Jun 7th 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy, Office of Fuel Cycle Technologies UCBNE undergraduate student Hi Vo a 2016 Innovations in Fuel Cycle Research Award. Hi's project, entitled "Small-Scale Mechanical Testing on Proton Beam-Irradiated 304 SS from Room Temperature to Reactor Operation Temperature" was conducted as part of his research in Professor Hosemann's Materials Group. 


Professor Peterson Profiled

Wednesday, May 18th 2016

NE Professor Per Peterson was profiled on the UC Berkeley Research webpage.  The article, by Wallace Ravven, details the work Professor Peterson's TH Lab does with molten salt reactors and also highlights Professor Peterson's involvement with the US-China Clean Energy Research Center for Water-Energy Technologies (CERC-WET).


Professor Daniel Kammen Appointed as U.S. Science Envoy

Monday, Apr 4th 2016

Professor Daniel Kammen, a Department of Nuclear Engineering Joint faculty member, has been appointed as one of five U.S. Science Envoys by the US State Department.  The U.S.


NanoFab Multibeam Ion Microscope Ready for Business

Monday, Apr 4th 2016

The NSF-funded multibeam Zeiss Orion NanoFab ion microscope (He+, Ne+, Ga+) in QB3-Berkeley's Biomolecular Nanotechnology Center is now ready for full-community access.  Nuclear Engineering Professor Peter Hosemann is a PI on the NSF grant.


UCBNE Ranked #5 by US News and World Report

Thursday, Mar 17th 2016