Nuclear Society Honors UT Department Head

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Dr. H.L. “Lee” Dodds, head of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville Nuclear Engineering Department, has been honored by the American Nuclear Society for his contributions to education in nuclear science and engineering.

The 1999 Arthur Holly Compton Award recognizes Dodds for his scholarly writings and research, his inspiring standards of technical excellence, and his ability to instill in his students the lasting values that have led them to become outstanding professionals.

He has been head of the department since 1997 and is a fellow of the American Nuclear Society.