Purdue School of Nuclear Engineering graduate student Ian Hamilton was recently notified of his selection to participate as one of five innovators in the Argonne National Laboratory Chain Reaction Innovations (CRI) Program.
A team of researchers headed by School of Nuclear Engineering Professor Rusi Taleyarkhan was awarded 1st prize for the demonstration of sensor technology at the recent Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers worldwide conference.
Purdue School of Nuclear Engineering Alumnus Dr. Akira Tokuhiro has been appointed Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Systems and Nuclear Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. Dr. Tokuhiro received his Ph.D. and B.S.E. in Nuclear Engineering from Purdue University, and his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Rochester.
School of Nuclear Engineering Academic Program Administrator Tiffany Stergar was selected as a finalist for the 2016 New Employee award as part of the College of Engineering Staff Awards of Excellence.
School of Nuclear Engineering Associate Professor Martin Lopez de Bertodano recently authored a textbook, Two-Fluid Model Stability, Simulation and Chaos, with co-authors: NE graduate William Fullmer, Research Assistant, University of Colorado, Boulder, Professor Alejandro Clausse, Universidad Nacional del Centro, Argentina and Professor Emeritus and former Department Head Victor H. Ransom.
Purdue Nuclear Engineering graduate student Amanda Loveless has been awarded the 2016 IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society (DEIS) Graduate Fellowship for her proposal, Derivation of Scaling Laws for AC Breakdown Voltage in Microdischarges.
School of Nuclear Engineering student Andrew Adelsperger recently served as emcee at the 2016 Dean's Homecoming Dinner. The event, held on October 13 in the France A. Cordova Recreational Sports Center Feature Gym, was hosted by Dr. Leah Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering and Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Purdue School of Nuclear Engineering students led activities at the recent University of Scouting event held on the West Lafayette campus on November 12. The event provided Boy Scouts from the Sagamore Council the opportunity to earn a variety of badges through hands-on activities directed by Purdue students.