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NE Faculty to Receive NEUP Research and Development Awards

Monday, Jun 8th 2015

The Department of Nuclear Engineering has received several Research and Development awards from the Nuclear Engineering University Program (NEUP) of the the U.S. Department of Energy. 

Fuel Cycle Research and Development

Peter Hosemann, PI: Developing a macro-scale SiC-cladding behavior model based on localized mechanical and
thermal property evaluation on pre- and post-irradiation SiC-SiC composites

Reactor Concepts Research Development and Demonstration (RCRD&D)

Per Peterson and Ehud Greenspan, PIs: Enhanced Performance Fast Reactors with Engineered Passive Safety

Digby Macdonald, Collaborator: Development and Demonstration of an In-Situ Tritium Scavenger


More information on the 2015 NEUP Awards Cycle Can be found here:

Congratulations Professors Greenspan, Hosemann, Macdonald, and Peterson!