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.




A new era in fusion research at MIT

MIT Energy Initiative founding member Eni announces support for key research through MIT Laboratory for Innovation in Fusion Technologies

Q&A with Low-Carbon Energy Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems co-directors