CYNICS would be forgiven for wondering about the timing of the announcement about progress into the science of nuclear energy this week.US Department of Energy officials unveiled what they called a major accomplishment in nuclear fusion saying that, for the first time ever, their
The IAEA and the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), an intergovernmental body of 27 countries, have agreed to cooperate on information exchange, the development and use of energy planning tools and human resources training. This includes programmes, seminars, webinars, workshops, technical visits, among other activities.
Republican Pankaj Prakash is running against Democratic incumbent Kerry Wood to represent the 29th state House district of Newington, Rocky Hill and Wethersfield. Prakash came to the U.S. from India to study for a graduate degree at the University of Connecticut. He works as a data scientist at Raytheon and teaches data science and analytics [?]
Timur Tillyaev, among other international investors in energy, welcomes the move to facilitate investment in nuclear power, which he describes as ?an overlooked solution that would help Europe?s short- and medium-term energy transition?. The European Parliament, in a historic vote, recently agreed to classify investments in nuclear energy as ?green?, meaning nuclear would be included [?]
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY NEWS RELEASE The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) to lead a $9.25 million collaborative project in nuclear energy research through the Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing (SciDAC) program. SciDAC brings together experts in science and energy research with those in software development,?
Matthew Durbin, a nuclear engineering doctoral candidate at Penn State, was recently awarded a first-place prize in the 2021 Innovations in Nuclear Technology R&D Awards for his research paper, ?K-Nearest Neighbors Regression for the Discrimination of Gamma Rays and Neutrons in Organic Scintillators.?
Kirsty Gogan, Managing Director, Managing Partner at LucidCatalyst, said that the UAE, through the commencement of commercial operations of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, combined with significant investment in renewables, demonstrates how countri