MIT Energy Initiative

Nuclear Energy

Research dedicated to enhancing the potential for affordable, safe and sustainable energy production from nuclear fission and fusion

Inside a customized scanning tunneling microscope, from Nano-structured alloys against corrosion in advanced nuclear plants, Energy Futures, Autumn 2012 Credit: Justin Knight

For nuclear fission energy research, visit the Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems, a MITEI Low-Carbon Energy Center.




Exelon Generation provides CANES funding for research on advanced nuclear fuel cladding coatings
Buongiorno awarded grant from EDF for study “Future of Nuclear Energy in a Carbon-Constrained World
MIT Energy Initiative Low-Carbon Energy Center directors share vision for collaborative research