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Operations & Power
Members focus on the dissemination of knowledge and information in the area of power reactors with particular application to the production of electric power and process heat. The division sponsors meetings on the coverage of applied nuclear science and engineering as related to power plants, non-power reactors, and other nuclear facilities. It encourages and assists with the dissemination of knowledge pertinent to the safe and efficient operation of nuclear facilities through professional staff development, information exchange, and supporting the generation of viable solutions to current issues.
2020 ANS Virtual Winter Meeting
November 16–19, 2020
The Standards Committee is responsible for the development and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards that address the design, analysis, and operation of components, systems, and facilities related to the application of nuclear science and technology. Find out What’s New, check out the Standards Store, or Get Involved today!
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Salary growth rate for nuclear engineers among highest
Nuclear engineers have the second-fastest growing salaries among six-figure earners, according to a recent study from AdvisorSmith, a business insurance resource company.
The American Nuclear Society Scholarship Policy and Coordination Committee and NEED Committee have awarded 59 scholarships totaling $157,000 to students pursuing degrees in nuclear science and technology.
Thank you to all the donors who have generously supported our scholarship programs. Your generosity has made this possible.
Kent Hamlin Memorial Scholarship
John and Muriel Landis Scholarships
ANS Incoming Freshman
ANS Undergraduate (Sophmore)
ANS Undergraduate (Junior/Senior)
Angelo F. Bisesti Memorial Scholarship
Raymond DiSalvo Memorial Scholarship
William R. & Mila Kimel Nuclear Engineering Scholarship
John R. Lamarsh Memorial Scholarship
Hans P. Loewen Memorial Scholarship
Accelerator Applications Division Scholarship
Decommissioning and Environmental Sciences Division Undergraduate Scholarship
Operations and Power Division Scholarship
Fusion Energy Division Dr. Kenneth R. Schultz Undergraduate Scholarship
Rudy Stamm’ler Undergraduate Reactor Physics Scholarship
Charles (Tommy) Thomas Memorial Scholarship
Everitt P. Blizard Graduate Scholarship
Robert A. Dannels Memorial Scholarship
Decommissioning & Environmental Sciences Division Graduate Scholarship
Ely M. Gelbard Graduate Scholarship
Alan F. Henry/Paul A. Greebler Memorial Scholarship
Lawrence E. Hochreiter Graduate Scholarship
Saul Levine Memorial Scholarship
Michael J. Lineberry Graduate Scholarship
Nuclear Criticality Safety Pioneers Scholarship
Fuel Cycle & Waste Management Division John D. Randall Scholarship
James F. Schumar Scholarship
Robert E. Uhrig Graduate Scholarship
Vogt Radiochemistry Scholarship
ANS Oak Ridge / Knoxville Local Section Graduate Scholarship
ANS Oak Ridge / Knoxville Local Section Undergraduate Scholarship
ANS Pittsburgh Local Section Graduate Scholarship
Washington, DC Local Section Undergraduate Scholarship
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