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Dept. Head Wes Hines, Associate Professor Jamie Coble, and Assistant Professor Vlad Sobes receive support for their research from the US Department of Energy.


PhD student Jonathan Mitchell won this year’s Institute of Nuclear Materials Management JD Williams Student Paper Award.


Recent publications earned nuclear engineering PhD students Neal Gaffin and Alexandre Solomon Innovations in Nuclear Technology R&D Awards.


Alumna Nikki Maginn has created a career for herself in the nuclear industry as director of engineering operations at a nuclear power plant developer.


PhD candidate Alyssa Hayes spoke about two Nuclear Grand Challenges as a President’s Special Session panelist at the 2022 ANS Annual Meeting.


Zinkle Faculty Fellow Livia Casali has been selected for a US Department of Energy Early Career Award for her work in advancing fusion technology.


The department recently inducted three new members into its Hall of Fame and celebrated two who were selected in 2020 but were COVID-delayed.


UT Zinkle Fellow and Assistant Professor Livia Casali has been named an ITER Fellow for her work in developing fusion technology.


Several faculty and students have been recognized with numerous awards distributed across the university this spring.


Professor Ivan Maldonado helped EECS Assistant Professor Hector Pulgar connect Lenoir City High School students to engineering and UT.