In November, Dr. Craig Marianno and Dr. Jeremy Osborn from the Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives traveled to Cape Town, South Africa, to conduct a nuclear security workshop at Eskom, the South African electricity utility that operates the Koeberg nuclear power station.
In September, Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, the Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives and the Nuclear Power Institute signed a memorandum of agreement with Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University to formalize collaborations in nuclear security research and education.
Akron Biotechnology has partnered with the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) to pursue an exciting workforce development initiative.
Officials with The Texas A&M University System announced Thursday that Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) will help address critical needs in the nation’s nuclear weapons stockpile by providing technical expertise, workforce development and training at the Pantex Plant, the nation’s primary facility for the final assembly, dismantlement and maintenance of nuclear weapons.
Radiation detection portal monitors are the primary means by which the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection can scan cargo and vehicles to detect radiation at the border. NSSPI master's student Ryan Coogan is currently studying the strategic analysis of radiation detection portal monitors and mobile detection systems in border monitoring.
The Engineering Genesis Award for Multidisciplinary Research was presented to 20 Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) researchers and their teams during the TEES External Advisory Board meeting Oct. 26.