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Nuclear Engineering Division (NE)

Welcome to the Nuclear Engineering Division community site!

The Nuclear Engineering Division is AIChE's oldest technical division. AIChE members who are active in industrial, research, educational, or government organizations involved with the nuclear fuel cycle should join the NE division. The NE division provides members, as well as the general public, with factual information on nuclear energy. It informs other members of the Institute with the achievements and problems of the nuclear energy industry.

NE also encourages the application of new technologies developed in the nuclear industry, and supports actions by AIChE in the field of nuclear energy.

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Recent Activity

2018 Graduate Student Presentation Award

Posted by Michael Simpson on
Nathan Smith, a graduate student from Penn State University in Materials Science and Engineering, is the winner of this year's NED graduate student presentation award. Nathan presented a talk on "Electrochemical Separation of Cs from Molten Salts using Liquid Metal Electrodes" in the session on...Read more

2018 Undergraduate Student Paper Award

Posted by Michael Simpson on
The AIChE Nuclear Engineering Division has created two new student awards this year to recognize and encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in nuclear chemical engineering. The undergraduate competition was based on an essay contest open to current undergraduate students attending U.S...Read more

2018 Robert E. Wilson Award

Posted by Michael Simpson on
This year at the AIChE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, Robert Eby (pictured left) was presented with the 2018 Robert E. Wilson Award winner by Division Chair, Dr. Michael Simpson (pictured right). The Wilson Award recognizes outstanding chemical engineering contributions and achievements in the...Read more