Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Oregon State University is getting $1.1 million for nuclear research and development infrastructure, part of a nationwide $47 million program.
The program also supports research fellowships and scholarships for undergraduate students studying nuclear energy.
OSU has focused its research the development and testing of so-called passive safety nuclear energy concepts and new types of small reactors in a modular format that officials are eyeing as holding potential for the future.
Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.