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June 20, 2012

Todd Allen, Lance Snead, and co-authors have been selected as the recipient of the 2010 Special Achievement Award by the Materials Science and Technology Division of the American Nuclear Society for their pioneering efforts in the creation of the Nuclear Fuels and Structural Materials for Next Generation Nuclear Reactors (NFSM) technical topical meeting.

The award will be presented at the Materials Science and Technology Division Honors and Awards Banquet at the ANS Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois.

May 13, 2012

Sam Briggs was one of 31 graduate fellowships awarded by the DOE's Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP), amounting to $50,000/yr for the next 3 years. He was one of three UW-Madison students to receive the award.

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded the University of Wisconsin-Madison more than $2.6 million in grants for nuclear engineering research, fellowships and facilities upgrades. Read here for more information.

Notice: Postdoctoral Position in Materials for Nuclear Systems are available!

1. Postdoctoral Position in Materials for Nuclear Systems are available now. Please click the link below to get more information.

Postdoctoral Position in Materials for Nuclear Systems

2. Click SOP to know more about the list of standard operating procedures (SOP)

April 9-13, 2012

Kevin Field presented his work titled, "Role of Grain Boundary Structure on Radiation Induced Segregation in a Model Ferritic/Martensitic Steel" at the MRS 2012 Spring meeting in San Francisco, CA held from April 9-13, 2012. 

March 22, 2012

1. Yina Huang made a presentation of "Understanding irradiation behavior of ZrC" at All-hands meeting on March 22.

2. Yina Huang is visiting Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland as a guest scientist to study flash electronic polishing on lift-out samples by focus ion beam (FIB) and discuss collaboration of studying ferritic and martensitic steel.