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Recent News

UNM’s nuclear reactor celebrates 50th anniversary with historical symposium
April 15, 2019
April 1969. Tommy Roe’s “Dizzy” was the top single record. Nixon was president. Miniskirts were a major fashion trend. And Neil Armstrong’s moon landing was just a few months away. Read More...

Nuclear engineering students win honors at national student conference
April 11, 2019
University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering students traveled recently to the 2019 American Nuclear Society Student Conference at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va. Read More...

Nuclear Engineering rises to No. 13 in U.S. News rankings
March 12, 2019
School of Engineering ranked No. 85 in nation in ‘U.S. News & World Report’ survey Read More...

UNM nuclear engineers part of national consortium to strengthen nuclear security
February 7, 2019
Researchers from The University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering are part of a 14-university team that will seek to improve capabilities to monitor the global nuclear fuel cycle, with the overall charge of boosting nuclear safety. Read More...

Advanced Fuels Campaign Meets at UNM
March 22, 2018
Advanced Fuels Campaign Meets at UNM

Internship Success at INL
March 20, 2018
Internship Success at Idaho National Laboratory

Farris Engineering Center Dedication Ceremony
February 19, 2018
UNM and School of Engineering leadersip will join faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends Read More...

Nuclear Engineering receives $2 million in grants
August 28, 2017
Faculty members in The University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering have received more than $2 million in separate grants from the Nuclear Energy University Program, a part of the Department of Energy, as well as a faculty development award from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Read More...

Prinja promoted to Distinguished Professor
July 13, 2017
Anil Prinja, professor of and chair of the Department of Nuclear Engineering, has been designated as a Distinguished Professor of Nuclear Engineering Read More...