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Gary Catchen

Professor Emeritus

Affiliation(s):

  • Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

115 Breazeale Nuclear Reactor Building

g9c@psu.edu

814-865-2011

Research Areas:

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Education

Publications

Journal Articles

Conference Proceedings

Research Projects

  • January 2006 - September 2010, "U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy, Science and Technology Radiochemistry Education Award Program, Phase III (Previous Subaward # DE-FG07-05ID14692IDNE-006)," (Sponsor: Medical University of South Carolina).
  • January 2006 - September 2008, "U. S. Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Engery, Science and Technology Radiochemistry Education Award Program, Phase III (Previous Subaward # DE-FG07-05ID14692IDNE-006)," (Sponsor: Medical University of South Carolina).
  • January 2006 - May 2007, "Radiochemistry Education Award Program," (Sponsor: Medical University of South Carolina).

Honors and Awards

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Committee Work, Member, University Faculty Senate Committee on Faculty Benefits, August 2008 - December 2008
  • Committee Work, Member, College of Engineering Representative, Graduate Council Subcommittee on New and Revised Programs and Courses, January 2006 - December 2007
  • Committee Work, Chairperson, University Faculty Senate Committee on Libraries, August 2006 - May 2008
  • Committee Work, University Faculty Senate Committee on Libraries, August 2005 - May 2006
  • Committee Work, Member, University Faculty Senate Committee on Libraries, August 2004 - May 2007
  • Committee Work, Member, University Faculty Senate, August 2002 - December 2002
  • Committee Work, Chairperson, AD 14 Review, January 2000 - January 2000
  • Committee Work, Graduate Counceil, 1999 - 2001
  • Committee Work, Graduate Council Subcommittee, 1991 - 2000

Service to External Organizations:

 


 

About

The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519