TITLE

Nuclear Research

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the selection of 71 university research project awards announced by Secretary Steven Chu of the U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE). It states that the research project awards are part of the investments in the research and development (R&D) of nuclear energy of the DOE. The said projects are indicated to receive about $44 million over three years as directed under the Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP).
ACCESSION #
42518712

 

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