Paul Stockett, a Ph. D. student who worked with Dr. Chan Choi for his master’s thesis on CNEC support, received a First Place prize in the Innovations in Nuclear Technology R & D Awards at the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management Annual Meeting in July 2019.  The Award was announced in August 2020 from the U. S. Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Technology R&D. His award-winning research paper was on the “Nonproliferation in the New Space Age:  Where Do We Stand?”

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