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Leigh Winfrey Named New Editor of Fusion Science & Technology

Published: Oct 4th, 2017

The American Nuclear Society has appointed UF Nuclear Engineering Professor Leigh Winfrey editor of Fusion Science and Technology. Winfrey is an associate professor in the Nuclear Engineering Program within the Department […]

Congratulations class of 2017

Published: Aug 23rd, 2017

Published: Jul 18th, 2017

Dr. Andreas Enqvist has been selected for the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) Early Career Award.  This award recognizes members of the INMM who are 35 years of age or […]

Tenure, Promotions, and Awards!

Published: Jul 5th, 2016

Dr. Yong Yang has received his tenure and is promoted to Associate Professor. Dr. Michele Manuel received her promotion to Professor. Dr. Kevin Jones received the Distinguished Professor Award.

Newly Refurbished UF Training Reactor Comes Back Online

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

The UF Training Reactor made news this week as it came back online for the first time since 2006 after undergoing upgrades to the tune of $3 million. 

Nuclear program expands, welcomes new director, renovates reactor

Published: Jul 14th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Nuclear Engineering Program has undergone substantial growth over the past few years, and is planning for more. This month, James Baciak became the […]

NE Grad named to Forbes 30 under 30 in Energy

Published: Mar 25th, 2014

Jacob DeWitte is a founder and the CEO of UPower. He graduated with his BS in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Florida in 2008.  He has been named to […]

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Andrew Cartas Presenting Research at M.I.T.

Published: Aug 4th, 2013

Andrew Cartas, a member of The Laboratory for the Development of Advanced Nuclear Fuels and Materials, presented research at M.I.T. regarding fabricating unique and novel fuel composites with enhanced safety, […]

“Oscars of Innovation” recognize Gator Engineering Faculty

Published: Jul 27th, 2013

Dr. Kelly Jordan, assistant professor of nuclear engineering in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, along with collaborators at Adelphi Technology, were recognized for their “High Flux Neutron Source” […]

ANS Winter Conference

Published: Jan 3rd, 2013

Among those present were AREVA, EXCEL, ORNL, UC Berkeley, Westinghouse, and many more. The next day began with a variety of technical sessions. The sessions encompassed topics from criticality safety […]