Welcome to the Nuclear Engineering Program

  • Nuclear Forensics

    Graduate program and research

  • Simulations

    Advanced reactor core simulations, visualizations, and benchmarks

  • 100 kW TRIGA Reactor

    Research, training, education in reactor operation, NAA, and sample irradiation studies

  • Nuclear Museum

    Museum: Utah Energy Playground, decommissioned 5W AGN 201

  • UNEP

    Utah Nuclear Engineering Program

News

2014 Student ANS Conference Best Undergraduate Paper and Presentation

2014 Student ANS Conference Best Undergraduate Paper and Presentation

April 14th, 2014

The 2014 American Nuclear Society (ANS) Student Conference was held at The Pennsylvania State University April 3-6.  The Utah Nuclear Engineering Program (UNEP) sent three ... read more

UNEP Student Wins Prestigious Fellowship

UNEP Student Wins Prestigious Fellowship

January 3rd, 2014

“Are you looking for a dynamic career that will make a difference in the safety and security of our nation? Do you have a strong a... read more

High School Students Summer Internship with UNEP

High School Students Summer Internship with UNEP

July 30th, 2013

Three High School Students working with UNEP this Summer.  For article please see HS Student Bios for News.... read more

Dream-Team at UNEP solves Aging Issue of Research Reactors

Dream-Team at UNEP solves Aging Issue of Research Reactors

July 23rd, 2013

UNEP leads the Nation in Application of Nuclear Power industry Repair Methodology to Aging Research Reactors.  For full article please read Waterlevel repair article... read more

UNEP New Reactor Team

UNEP New Reactor Team

July 16th, 2013

  Ryan Schow, UNEP Reactor Supervisor History: Ryan Schow, a native of Pleasant Grove, UT, graduated in December 2001 from the University of Utah with a Bachelor... read more

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Student & Recent Graduate Opportunities

Radiological Environmental Sciences Laboratory Division

Radiological Environmental Sciences Laboratory Division

August 16th, 2013

1. The Radiological & Environmental Sciences Laboratory Division (RESL) is seeking a Chemist (Pathways Recent Graduate), GS-1320-5/7/9. This vacancy is open from 8/6/2013 through... read more

Oak Ridge National Labratory

Oak Ridge National Labratory

August 11th, 2013

The following job openings/ internships/ fellowships and scholarships are for students or recent graduates. Many of the postings have been provided to us by... read more

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Announcements

Utah Alpha Nu Sigma Incoming Graduate Scholarship

Utah Alpha Nu Sigma Incoming Graduate Scholarship

Utah Alpha Nu Sigma Incoming Graduate Scholarship  Scholarship Information & Purpose:  The University of Utah Alpha Nu S

Nuclear Artwork Fundraiser

Nuclear Artwork Fundraiser

Come support honor society students and help increase national STEM opportunities with a "First ever,

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Seminars

Nuclear Science and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines (CSM)

Nuclear Science and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines (CSM)

April 23rd, 2014 “Nuclear Science and Engineering Program and Research at the Colorado S

Energy Harvesting: Power for the Internet of Things

Energy Harvesting: Power for the Internet of Things

April 16th, 2014 “Energy Harvesting: Power for the Internet of Things” with Dr. Sha

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Nuclear Facts

Nuclear Fact #2

The University of Utah's Research and Test Reactor is one of 33 in the country.