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photo: Daniel Casey (left) as a student at UNM with follow nuclear engineering student Thomas Quirk at the microgravity university KC-135 simulation.

Albuquerque native, UNM alum part of history-making team to achieve fusion
January 30, 2023
Daniel Casey was first intrigued by the concept of fusion in high school, getting a chance to see the Sandia National Laboratories Z machine in action. Read More...

UNM, Purdue develop validated physics-based machine learning autonomous control architecture for microreactors
January 9, 2023
A team from The University of New Mexico, Purdue University, Argonne National Laboratory and Curtiss-Wright Corp. has received the 2022 Department of Energy Nuclear Engineering University Program award. Read More...

photo: Douglas Bowen

Nuclear engineering alumnus presented with ANS award
November 22, 2022
Douglas Bowen, who received three degrees from the UNM Department of Nuclear Engineering, was recently honored with an award from the American Nuclear Society (ANS). Read More...

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