Outreach

Outreach

The MIT-NRL maintains a successful public outreach program through which we help to:

  • Encourage understanding of nuclear energy and its applications
  • Clarify misconceptions about nuclear energy
  • Provide medical isotopes to local hospitals
  • Assist students with science fair projects
  • Provide a web-enabled neutron time-of-flight experimental facility
  • Assist in graduate research projects and theses
  • Provide sample irradiation and neutron activation analyses (NAA)
  • Provide hands-on training to students and utility executives
  • Encourage young people to pursue a career in the nuclear industry