Penn State College of Engineering

Breazeale Nuclear Reactor 60th Anniversary Program

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Nicholas Jones

Penn State Executive Vice President and Provost

Kenan Ünlü

Director, Radiation Science and Engineering Center and Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Neil Sharkey

Penn State Vice President for Research

Amr Elnashai

The Harold and Inge Marcus Dean of Engineering

Susan Eisenhower

CEO, The Eisenhower Group, Inc.

Michael Weber

Deputy Executive Director for Materials, Waste, Research, State, Tribal, and Compliance Programs, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Ken Sheely

Deputy Associate Administrator for Infrastructure, Office of Safety, Infrastructure & Operations, National Nuclear Security Administration

COL Robert J. DeSousa, PA ARNG

Office of Senator Pat Toomey

Sam Levine

Emeritus Professor and Past Director, Radiation Science and Engineering Center

Douglas Wood

Board of Directors, Penn State Nuclear Engineering Alumni Society

Andrew Bieniawski

Vice President, Material Security and Minimization, Nuclear Threat Initiative

breazeale nuclear reactor 1955-2015

Anniversary Celebration

August 18, 2015

Open house and tours

Radiation Science & Engineering Center

(Breazeale Nuclear Reactor)

Penn State, University Park Campus

9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Open to the public

Anniversary program

100 Thomas Building

Program will highlight the history of the reactor; current teaching, research, and outreach activities; and future plans.

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Open to the public


Handicap parking will be available at the Radiation Science & Engineering Center. All other visitors must park in a visitor parking lot. The closest lots are the East Parking Deck, the Eisenhower Parking Deck, or the lots near Beaver Stadium. A one-day permit may be purchased from any Kiosk Booth.

For more information on parking, visit the transportation services website or call Wendy Belinc at 814-865-6351.

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President Dwight Eisenhower at the Penn State reactor control console in 1955

President Dwight Eisenhower at the Penn State reactor control console in 1955.

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