Nuclear science and engineering
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
Former nuclear engineering head Mason dies at 85
June 24, 2010Alumnus led department in the early 1970s.
MIT partners in DOE-funded Nuclear Energy Innovation Hub
June 4, 2010One of nine involved in project announced May 28
Nuclear science and engineering showcases doctoral research
March 18, 2010Inaugural expo included poster session, research presentations
Nuclear engineer Thomas Pigford, former MIT professor, dies at age 87
March 5, 2010Helped lay the foundation for MIT’s graduate program in nuclear engineering
New technique offers a more detailed view of brain activity
March 1, 2010‘Cleverly designed' MRI sensors detect dopamine, offering a high-resolution look at what’s happening inside the brain.