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Student awards sweep

The NERS department's graduate students are an accomplished group, earning recognition from the College of Engineering, the University and professional societies for their research and leadership contributions. Congratulations to all!|Short Read

Nuclear Engineering Laboratory Dedication: Connecting the Past and Future

The newly renovated Nuclear Engineering Laboratory (NEL) building, the site of the former Ford Nuclear Reactor, officially opened in April to a standing-room-only crowd of over 140. The event celebrated the continued legacy of the Michigan Memorial Phoenix Project, bridging the past with the future.|Medium Read
Photo of Professors Kearfott, Was, Pozzi, Lau and Gilgenbach Photo: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering Communications & Marketing

NERS faculty win coveted awards

Several NERS faculty have been recognized for their research and teaching contributions with promotions and prestigious awards. Congratulations to professors Manera, Kearfott, Was, Pozzi, Lau and Gilgenbach and Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow, Patricia Schuster!|Medium Read
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Welcome new NERS faculty: Won Sik Yang

The NERS department welcomes Won Sik Yang, who joins the faculty as professor, effective September 1. |Short Read
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James D. Butt Scholarship Fund receives additional gift

The purpose of this fund is to provide need-based support to undergraduate students with preference given to entering or continuing students majoring in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences.|Short Read
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Don R. Kania and Renee L. DuBois Fellowship Fund receives additional gift

The fellowship will support graduate students in the Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS).|Short Read
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2-D visualization of gamma ray imaging

Michael Hamel demonstrates a 2-D augmented reality visualization of gamma ray imaging at U-M's Nuclear Engineering Laboratory.|Short Read

Beyster Collections showcase a lifetime of ideas from U-M alum

Three permanent exhibits on U-M's North Campus pay tribute to the achievements of Michigan Engineer J. Robert Beyster|Medium Read
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Paul Beata named 2015-16 J. Robert Beyster Computational Innovation Graduate Fellow

Michigan Engineering doctoral student Paul Beata has been chosen as the 2015-16 fellow for the J. Robert Beyster Computational Innovation Graduate Fellows Program.|Short Read
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Graphene ‘phototransistor’ for imaging, communications

New light-detecting device senses light that doesn’t hit the graphene itself. |Medium Read

Renovated nuclear reactor building opens as world-class labs

Inside the new Nuclear Engineering Labs, researchers in the nation's top-ranked nuclear engineering program will focus on advancing nuclear security, nonproliferation, safety and energy.|Medium Read
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Gifts endow the William Martin Fellowship Fund, continue funding to the John C. Lee Fellowship Fund

As committed alumni and donors, Frederick W. and Marion K. Buckman have provided a new gift to endow the William Martin Fellowship Fund and contribute additional funding to the John C. Lee Fellowship Fund, which they established in 2015.|Short Read