Student in Nuclear Security Lab
 

Nuclear Security

We are training professionals who can advance nuclear security in our nation.

Research and education in nuclear security is aimed at addressing the security concerns related to nuclear or radiological devices, including monitoring special nuclear materials, non-proliferation verification, and nuclear threat assessment.

Research Labs and Centers

Radiation Science and Engineering Center

Radiation Science and Engineering Center
Kenan Ünlü

student in intense laser lab

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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