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Bright minds: Meet two NERS grad students

Members of the NERS graduate class represent “some of the brightest young minds, nationally and internationally,” said Graduate Chair Igor Jovanovic. |Short Read
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Faculty books

The NERS department congratulates three faculty on the publication of their books.|Short Read
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In Memoriam

The NERS department is saddened to report the passing of three members of our community this year.|Short Read
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Alumni books: Alumnus Mel Bost authors book on project and process management

The NERS department congratulates C. Melvin Bost, Jr., on the publication of his new book.|Short Read
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Ryan McBride receives 2018 ONR Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor Ryan McBride has received a 2018 Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research.|Short Read
Gerard Mourou speaks at a symposium in 2011 marking the 50th anniversary of the discovery of nonlinear optics at U-M. Daryl Marshke/Michigan Photography

Nobel Prize for ‘the most powerful laser pulses known to humanity’

At U-M, Gérard Mourou advanced ‘chirped pulse amplification,’ leading to more precise LASIK eye surgery and pushing the limits of optical science.|Medium Read
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Professor Kearfott honored with Sarah Goddard Power Award

Professor Kim Kearfott has been honored with the Sarah Goddard Power Award by the U-M Academic Women’s Caucus.|Short Read
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Postdoctoral researcher Shanbin Shi joins RPI faculty

At RPI, Shi plans to develop research programs for innovative nuclear system design, key component design optimization, instrumentation development and system modeling to explore a diverse range of options for Gen-IV nuclear reactors.|Short Read
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G. Hoyt Whipple and Marta Mrazovic-Whipple Scholarship Fund established in memory of Professor Emeritus Hoyt Whipple

The fund will be used to support undergraduate students in the Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS).|Short Read
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Todd Allen named next NERS department chair

Todd Allen has been named the new Glenn F. and Gladys H. Knoll Department Chair of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS) effective 1 January 2019. |Medium Read
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NERS faculty receive NEUP funding awards

U-M NERS faculty are well represented as the U.S. Department of Energy Nuclear Energy University Program releases its FY 2018 Research and Development Awards. |Short Read
Prof. Sara Pozzi, University of Michigan, welcomes those attending the UPR 2018 meeting on June 5, 2018, Sheraton Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI.

U-M hosts annual DOE UPR meeting and NNSA Administrator visits NERS labs

The University of Michigan (UM) hosted the annual Department of Energy (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation Research and Development (DNN R&D) University Program Review (UPR) meeting at the Sheraton Ann Arbor, June 5 – 7, 2018. |Short Read