nuclear engineering

S&T to receive $1.7 million in federal support for nuclear engineering programs

Posted by on August 7, 2018

The nuclear engineering program at Missouri S&T has recently been awarded a total of $1.7 million in federal support for research, student scholarships and safety upgrades to the university’s nuclear research reactor.

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Leadership changes in mining and nuclear engineering

Posted by on June 15, 2018

Dr. Braden Lusk, chair and professor of mining and nuclear engineering since August 2016, has resigned from S&T effective July 1 to take a position with the commercial explosives company Dyno Nobel. In the interim, Dr. Kwame Awuah-Offei, associate professor of mining engineering, will serve as interim director of mining engineering, and Dr. Hyoung-Koo “Hank” Lee, associate […]

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Grad student to present at ANS meeting

Posted by on June 4, 2018

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Salman Alshehri, a Ph.D. student in nuclear engineering, will present his research at the annual meeting of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) June 17-21 in Philadelphia. He received a travel grant from the Council of Graduate Students to attend the meeting.

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Send a child to summer camp

Posted by on May 11, 2018

A few of Missouri S&T’s summer camps still have spots open. They are:

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41 S&T faculty members honored for outstanding teaching

Posted by on December 5, 2017

Forty-one faculty members have received the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2016-17. The winners were recognized at a ceremony in November. The Outstanding Teaching Award is given each year to faculty members by the Outstanding Teaching Award committee, which bases its selections on student evaluations.

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Nuclear engineering students, faculty present at national conference

Posted by on November 7, 2017

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Several Missouri S&T Ph.D. students and faculty members gave presentations at the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo in Washington, D.C., Oct. 29-Nov. 2. Presentations included:

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Paaren’s nuclear engineering interest starts with Boy Scouts, leads to DOE

Posted by on July 31, 2017

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Kyle Paaren’s interest in nuclear engineering was first sparked when he earned a Boy Scouts merit badge on the subject at age 11. Fast forward a few years, and Paaren, who is now a Ph.D. student in nuclear engineering at S&T, has been awarded an Integrated University Program (IUP) Fellowship by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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Nuclear engineering student wins poster contest

Posted by on October 4, 2016

Monica Gehrig, a senior nuclear engineering student at Missouri S&T, received first place for her poster in the digital or graphics category at the Idaho National Laboratory Intern Expo and Poster Session in Idaho Falls on Aug. 11.

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