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College of Engineering and Computing

Nuclear Engineering

Our People

To deliver our collaborative program in the interdisciplinary field of Nuclear Engineering, our core and affiliated faculty include faculty from Mechanical Engineering Department.

Academic Faculty


Emeritus Faculty


Affiliated Faculty


Dr. Abdel Bayoumi

Dr. Bayomi's research interest includes Smart Predictive Systems, CBM, Design, Advanced Manufacturing and Biomechanics.


Dr. Fanglin(Frank) Chen

Dr. Chen's research and interests include synthesis and characterization of materials for energy conversion and storage, microstructure property relationship, electroceramics and solid state ionic devices, electrochemical performance evaluation, materials and designs for solid oxide fuel cells.


Dr. Xinyu Huang

Dr. Huang's research interests include mechanics and durability of functional and structural composite materials, in particular, composite materials in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, solid oxide fuel cells, structural composites, and coatings.


Dr. Lingyu Yu

Dr. Lingyu Yu’s research interests include structural health monitoring (SHM) and nondestructive evaluation (NDE) using ultrasonic guided waves supported by active sensor technology, theoretical modeling, advanced signal processing and data analysis; damage diagnosis in complicated structures; scanning laser vibrometry for guided wave propagation; and mechatronics.


Val Loiselle

Prof. Loiselle's research and interests include nuclear engineering, environmental remediation, emphasis on waste management and disposal of EPA pond closures and metal recycle manufacturing.


Dr. Elwyn Roberts

Dr. Robert's research and interests include materials performance in nuclear reactors, product design, manufacturing and concurrent engineering.

Dr. scopatz

Dr. Anthony M. Scopatz

Dr. Scopatz’s research interests revolve around essential physics modeling of the nuclear fuel cycle, information theory & entropy, predictive modeling, and the broader realm of computational science. He is a fellow of the Python Software Foundation. Dr. Scopatz has published and spoken at numerous conferences on a variety of engineering, science, and software development topics.


Adjunct Faculty

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