Working Across Disciplines
Our faculty bring expertise and experience from a variety of industries and academic programs. Their research interests include nuclear reactor design, computational nuclear reactor theory, and radioactive waste management.
The NETL reactor, designed by General Atomics, is a TRIGA Mark II nuclear research reactor. The NETL is the newest of the current fleet of U.S. university reactors.
The Nuclear and Applied Robotics Group is an interdisciplinary research group whose mission is to develop and deploy advanced robotics in hazardous environments in order to minimize risk for the human operator.
Congratulations to Shiloh Sanchez who received the Sandia National Lab Master’s Fellowship Program. The MFP provides exceptional bachelor's-level minority candidates with the opportunity to receive fully funded Master of Science degrees. Successful applicants will become regular full-time Sandia employees and join their multidisciplinary R&D teams that are advancing the frontiers of science and technology to solve the world's greatest challenges. Shiloh who graduated with a double major in Mechanical Engineering and Physics spent the summer in the Sandia National Lab at Livermore, California.