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Dr. Hwasung Yeom awarded $800,000 NEUP grant

Dr. Hwasung Yeom recently was awarded a $800,000 grant from the Nuclear energy University Program (NEUP) for his proposal on “Post-DNB thermo-mechanical behavior of near-term ATF designs in simulated transient conditions.” This research combines modeling …

Group members present at TMS 2021 Annual Meeting

Many of our group members attended and presented research at the TMS 2021 Annual Meeting, held from March 15th-18th. Professor Kumar Sridharan presented “Wear Behavior of Incoloy 800HT and Incone 617 for HighTemperature Gas-cooled Reactor …

Group awarded $1.3 million in federal grants

The Nuclear and Applied Materials Research Group was recently awarded $1,300,000 in federal grants through the Department of Energy’s Nuclear Energy University Program. Assistant Scientist Hwasung Yeom received $500,000 for the “Investigation of Degradation Mechanisms …

Congratulations to Mia Lenling!

Mia Lenling successfully defended her master’s thesis “Development of the Cold Spray Process for Manufacturing and Surface Modification of Oxide Dispersion Strengthened (ODS) Steel Fuel Cladding Tubes” on December 16th. Mia began working for Dr. …