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Recent News

Perfetti receives funding for project to improve accuracy of nuclear data evaluations
July 11, 2019
Christopher Perfetti, assistant professor in The University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering, has received funding for a project to help researchers achieve more accurate nuclear measurement data. Read More...

UNM’s American Nuclear Society student section wins first-place national award
June 12, 2019
The University of New Mexico’s student section of the American Nuclear Society has been selected to receive this year's Samuel Glasstone Award. Read More...

UNM nuclear reactor 50th anniversary symposium documentation
April 29, 2019
UNM celebrated the 50th anniversary of this event with a symposium on April 23. Read More...

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