Highlights include Washington Post and Michigan Radio.
Nuclear Engineering & Radiological Sciences
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts January 3-7
Nuclear “shadow corrosion” reproduced in the lab, paving way to longer fuel life
Now that it’s understood, researchers are on their way to preventing this type of degradation in nuclear power plants.
Intercepting an asteroid
In prior posts, two Michigan Engineers worked on the ion engine aboard NASA’s DART probe, set to launch this winter.
Key takeaways from the COP26 Summit
Three Michigan Engineering experts offer insights following the summit in Glasgow.
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts October 11-15
Highlights include The New York Times, Popular Science and Forbes.
Nuclear nonproliferation: $1.9M to improve detection of weapons-grade material
Untangling the signatures of smuggled nuclear materials from the radiation background created by shooting neutrons at suspected cargo is the task of U-M research team.