Nuclear science and engineering
Report: Storage for spent nuclear fuel more crucial than ever
April 26, 2011Japanese nuclear crisis adds to the urgency of dealing with radioactive used fuel, and may raise cost of new plants, MIT study says
Illuminating the business side of nuclear technology
April 19, 2011Distinguished NSE alumni Turnage, Coxe and Rothrock share their perspectives on technology leadership.
The nuclear crisis and Japan’s government
March 17, 2011At MIT forum, experts analyze the country's response to the crisis, and give first-hand account of what it was like in Tokyo as the earthquake hit.
Lisa Porter: A new breed of research for national security
March 10, 2011
Recent nuclear science and engineering graduate awarded Shull fellowship
January 31, 2011Yang Zhang wins prestigious Oak Ridge National Laboratory honor.
A step toward fusion power
December 2, 2010MIT advance could help remove contaminants that slow fusion reactions, and may bring practical fusion power plants a bit closer to reality.
Graduate student Forrest wins Superior Presentation Award at Sigma Xi
November 24, 2010Honored for work on fluids with low global warming potential
Chiang, Lester appointed to DOE energy advisory committee
November 15, 2010Professors will provide advice and expertise on clean-energy issues under the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
Gibson, Romano win Rickover Fellowships
November 3, 2010Join two others from the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering who previously won awards.
Nuclear science and engineering graduate student wins NuMat award
October 18, 2010Honored for originality of research, quality of presentation at conference
15 MIT students awarded DOE-funded Science Graduate Fellowships
August 10, 2010Among 150 students nationwide awarded fellowships in program's first year
Three NSE graduate students win DOE-sponsored award
July 13, 2010
Small-scale understanding, large-scale enhancement
July 12, 2010Better fuel cells and reactors, built from the atomic level
Professor Ronald Ballinger appointed to MWRA Independent Review Panel
June 30, 2010Will investigate what caused breach in major eastern Massachusetts water line in early May