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Chris is a PhD Student....

NEAMS Group Members Participate in Summer Internships

This summer the members of the NEAMS group had the opportunity to conduct research at two Department of Energy national laboratories. Andrew Pavlou and Elise Pusateri continued their research at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Christopher Morrison and Jaron Senecal started new projects at Idaho National Laboratory. All enjoyed a productive summer as well as the cross-country road trips.

Chao and Yanheng Defend their Theses Next Week

Chao Liang and Yanheng Li, two students from the NEAMS group will defend their theses next week. Yanheng will be presenting at on Monday (31st) from noon to 2:00 in JEC 5030 on his work on meso scale modeling of pebble bed reactors. Chao will present on Wednesday (2nd) from 10:00 to noo in JEC 4001 on his work on chord length sampling methods.

Jaron Senecal wins 2nd Place in Student Poster Competition

A poster presented by Jaron Senecal at the 2013 Materials Science & Technology conference in Montreal won 2nd place in the Student Poster Competition. The poster described the work he did modeling the geometric dissolution of nuclear waste form glass. More information on this topic can be found here. This work was done as part of a summer internship at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.