Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Benjamin Peherstorfer, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering will discuss his research with data-driven multifidelity methods for Monte Carlo estimation.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Jeffery F. Latkowski, Senior Vice President of Innovation at TerraPower. TerraPower recognizes that there is a need for a strong experimental and testing program. These efforts are essential to the development of any advanced reactor technology. Both ARC and …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Peng Xu, PhD, Principal Engineer at Westinghouse Electric Company, will discuss changes to the nuclear industry post-Fukushima and give an update for the Westinghouse accident tolerant fuel program, with emphasis on technical accomplishment and challenges, including high density fuel U3Si2, …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Johnathan W Engle, Assistant Professor of Medical Physics at UW-Madison, will discuss three example cases describing the production of Zr-89, Br-76, and Y-86 to illustrate successful, in-progress, and fledgling applications of materials science to radionuclide production techniques that are of …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Dr. Greeshma Gadikota, Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UW-Madison, will discuss her research implications for engineering complex interfaces for sustainable energy and resource recovery are evaluated.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Todd Allen, Professor, UW-Madison & Senior Fellow at Third Way will discuss the context for nuclear, how these private sector entrepreneurs view the world differently, and how the federal policies are changing, all pointing to a surprising new future for …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Erik Iverson, Managing Director at Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation will share background on WARF, its role in supporting UW research over the last 93 years and details concerning WARF’s strategic plan which includes opportunities for University faculty, staff and students …

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Arthur Motta, Chair, Nuclear Engineering Program and Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering at Penn State University.…

Engineering Physics Department Colloquium

Professor Jenifer Braley-Shafer, Colorado School of Mines, will discuss details of advanced nuclear fuel cycles to improve efficiency and reduce waste.…