Various research opportunities in support of developing advanced separation methods and process monitoring technology for pyroprocessing of spent nuclear fuel. Some examples of projects include electrochemistry of molten salts, adsorption and ion exchange in zeolites, and simulation of nuclear fuel treatment facilities.
Mines & Earth Sciences
Volunteer; Earn independent study credit; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis; This is a paid research position
Running experiments, analyzing data, performing computational calculations
Students may develop skills as a researcher while working closely with a faculty member and graduate students.
1 semester or longer. 10+ hours during academic semesters, full time during summer.
coursework in chemistry, calculus, and physics