The University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering

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Matthew Gervasi, Alexandria Ragsdale, and Ira Strong (with Sancho the dog) attend the ANS Welcome Back Days booth in 2019 at the UNM Duck Pond.

Nuclear engineering student group selected as top in nation for second year in a row
August 3, 2020
For the second consecutive year, The University of New Mexico’s student section of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) has been selected to receive the Samuel Glasstone Award. Read More...

photo of Hyoung K. Lee

New chair of the Department of Nuclear Engineering begins August 1
July 23, 2020
The University of New Mexico’s Department of Nuclear Engineering will welcome a new leader this academic year with the arrival of Hyoung K. Lee. Read More...


Nuclear engineering alumnus named to National Academies committee
July 6, 2020
Joseph A. Sholtis Jr., who received his master’s degree in nuclear engineering from The University of New Mexico, has been appointed to a National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine committee to study space nuclear propulsion technologies. Read More...

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