Steve Zinkle is the Governor’s Chair for Nuclear Materials whose research investigates the effect of radiation on materials in fission and fusion nuclear reactors.
Radioactive Waste Experts
Brian Wirth is the Governor’s Chair for Nuclear Engineering whose research investigates the performance of nuclear fuels and structural materials in nuclear environments.
William Weber is an internationally recognized leader and expert on the interaction of nuclear radiation and charged particle beams with solids.
Howard Hall is the Governor’s Chair for Global Nuclear Security and is a nuclear chemist who explores ways to detect and control illicit radioactive materials.
Loeffler is an environmental microbiologist whose research centers on discovering ways to clean the environment, counter the damage humans do to ecosystems, and improve environmental health.