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The Department of Nuclear Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley welcomes applications for a postdoctoral fellow in support of the Nuclear Science Security Consortium (NSSC) to engage in academic research at the forefront of nuclear science and security. Download the announcement here.
The UC Berkeley Department of Nuclear Engineering is currently performing measurements to detect a potential increase in radiation here in Berkeley that could be associated with the release of radioactive materials in Japan. A news video on the monitoring is available on ktvu.
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Radiation from a tsunami-crippled nuclear power plant in Japan does not pose a public safety risk to people outside of the disaster area, UC Berkeley nuclear engineers told an overflow audience of about 100 people at the Institute for East Asian Studies on Wednesday (March 16).
Photo: Jasmina Vujic (center, holding microphone), UC Berkeley professor of nuclear engineering, addresses audience questions at a panel about Japan's nuclear crisis. (Aaron Walburg photo)