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Centers & Institutes

The centers and institutes, both those managed by the department and those that work in conjunction with our researchers, boast a wide variety of scientific applications and progressive research that impacts a variety of fields. Some of these areas include computational modeling and scientific simulations, nuclear physics and chemistry, national security initiatives, food borne illness prevention, nuclear industry and workforce development, nuclear security and safety research and nuclear reactor research.

To find out more about the specialized areas of each institute or center, click on the links below.

Center for Large-Scale Scientific Simulations (CLASS)

The Cyclotron Institute

Institute for National Security Education and Research (INSER)

National Center for Electron Beam Food Research

Nuclear Power Institute (NPI)

Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI)

Nuclear Science Center (NSC)