Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is pleased to announce the 5th installment of the Radiation Detection for Nuclear Security Summer School. The course will provide students with a unique understanding of nuclear security challenges faced by operators in the field and expose students to the technical foundations, analysis, and insight that will be required by future leaders in technology development and applications relevant to nuclear security missions.

The course is designed for graduate students in science and engineering programs with interest in careers within the US national laboratory system or federal government agencies responsible for nuclear security. Experienced upper-level undergraduates will also be considered. Only students that are US citizens are eligible for the course.

Please see the below application instructions and flyer or website ( for more information regarding the Summer School.

2018 RDNS Summer School Application

2018 RDNS Summer School Flyer