Joint UT–Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair for Nuclear Materials Steven Zinkle was recently awarded the Robert Franklin Mehl Award, one of the most prestigious given in his field.
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Howard Hall discussed what security measures are taken on campus to safeguard nuclear material with NPR.
The ability to pinpoint and track the movement of a “dirty bomb”—a device that combines conventional explosives and radioactive material—could save hundreds or even thousands of lives by eliminating the threat before it reaches the target.
Yilu Liu, the joint UT–Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair for Power Grids, has been named a newly elected member of the National Academy of Engineering.
The SunShot National Laboratory Multiyear Partnership recently awarded a $2.3 million project to the College of Engineering and its collaborators.