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2014-03-03 23:00:29

Providing More Local Community Presence, Process Safety, Nuclear Safety Engineering and Combustible Dust Testing Leaders Fauske & Associates, LLC, Opens New Houston Location: Dee Woody to Join Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Fauske & Associates, LLC (FAI) announces the opening of its new Houston location. "Houston has one of the highest growth rates of anywhere in the country, particularly in the chemical and oil & gas industries. We have enjoyed our partnerships with...

2013-03-29 23:03:32

Students of nuclear science and technology will be learning from experts, presenting their own research, and capturing on video what it means to be a nuclear scientist or nuclear engineer. La Grange Park, IL (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 The first-ever “I´m a Nuke” video will star nuclear science and technology students who are participating in the American Nuclear Society 2013 Student Conference hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Student Section of the...

2012-06-25 23:00:25

Three ANS Members Receive Highest Honor for Significant Contributions to Nuclear Science and Technology LaGrange Park, IL (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Three members of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) have been named ANS Fellows, the highest honor bestowed by the Society, ANS President Eric Loewen, PhD, announced today at the ANS Annual Conference, being held June 24-28 in Chicago, Illinois. The awards are being presented during the opening session of the conference to recognize significant...

2012-06-23 23:01:13

Compton Award recognizes outstanding contributions to education in nuclear science and engineering. LaGrange Park, IL (PRWEB) June 22, 2012 American Nuclear Society (ANS) member Michael L. Corradini, PhD, has been named the recipient of the Arthur Holly Compton Award in Education, ANS President Eric Loewen, PhD, announced today. Loewen will present the award to Corradini during the opening session of the ANS Annual Conference: “Nuclear Science and Technology: Managing the Global...

2012-06-21 23:00:26

Citation recognizes leadership in communications after Fukushima LaGrange Park, IL (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 The University of California (UC)-Berkeley Nuclear Engineering Department has been awarded an American Nuclear Society (ANS) Presidential Citation, ANS President Eric Loewen, PhD, announced today. Loewen will present the award to UC-Berkeley Nuclear Engineering Department representatives during the President´s Session of the ANS Annual Conference: “Nuclear Science and...

2012-06-19 23:02:29

Award recognizes outstanding application of engineering knowledge in nuclear power research and development LaGrange Park, IL (PRWEB) June 19, 2012 American Nuclear Society (ANS) member W. David Pointer, PhD, has been named the recipient of the Landis ANS Young Member Engineering Achievement , ANS President Eric Loewen, PhD, announced today. Loewen will present the award to Pointer during the opening session of the ANS Annual Conference: “Nuclear Science and Technology: Managing the...

2012-06-12 23:02:43

Award recognizes her courageous leadership and dedication. LaGrange Park, IL (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 American Nuclear Society (ANS) President Eric Loewen today announced that Ms. Kristine Svinicki of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will receive a 2012 ANS Presidential Citation. Commissioner Svinicki will receive her award during the ANS President´s Special Session at the ANS Annual Conference: “Nuclear Science and Technology: Managing the Global Impact of Economic and...

2012-04-05 20:56:46

Engineering Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Develop “Phantoms” To Make Medical Imaging Safer for Overweight Individuals Most medical imaging equipment is not designed with overweight and obese patients in mind. As a result, these individuals can be exposed to higher levels of radiation during routine X-ray and CT scans. A new study from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is the first to calculate exactly how much additional radiation obese patients receive from...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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