#Nuclear

Engineers predict optimal magnetic fields for suppressing instabilities in Fusion reactors

1 year ago — Long Read

Fusion processes are present wherever we look. However, the process drives the sun and stars has long eluded physics here on Earth. Fusion sounds too good to be true. By...

Thorium-Salt Reactor Fired Up for the First Time in Four Decades

2 years ago — Quick Read

Molten salt nuclear reactor that eats radioactive waste has fired up for the first time in over four decades.

Scientists just took a major step towards achieving nuclear fusion

2 years ago — Quick Read

Viable fusion energy on Earth has been the dream since the dawn of the Atomic Age and engineers have just taken a major step towards achieving nuclear fusion

EPSRC award Engineers £4.6m to develop robots that can clean up dangerous nuclear waste

3 years ago — Long Read

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has awarded Engineers £4.6m to develop robots that can clean up dangerous nuclear waste.

MIT offers sneak peak at the densest concentrations of nuclear science instrumentation and brain power on the planet

3 years ago — Quick Read

Two MIT graduate students have provided an inside look at MIT's network of nuclear facilities and labs that mimic the footprint of a national lab.

UK-China nuclear deal largest inward investment in UK’s history

4 years ago — Quick Read

The announcement of Chinese investment in the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset was welcomed by the Institution of Chemical Engineers. The Strategic Investment Agreement was signed in...