Rebecca Abergel

A single dose for good measure

Nuclear engineering professor Rebecca Abergel and her colleagues at Berkeley Lab developed a pill designed to treat radiation poisoning that could double as an anti-gadolinium-toxicity pill for MRI patients.

A single dose for good measure

9/13/2019 Nuclear engineering professor Rebecca Abergel and her colleagues at Berkeley Lab developed a pill designed to treat radiation poisoning that could double as an anti-gadolinium-toxicity pill for MRI patients.

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Students make neutrons dance beneath campus

9/11/2019 In an underground vault enclosed by six-foot concrete walls and accessed by a rolling, 25-ton concrete-and-steel door, nuclear engineering students are making neutrons dance to a new tune: one better suited to producing isotopes required for geological dating, police forensics, hospital diagnosis and treatment.

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Berkeley Engineering is #3 in U.S. News rankings

9/9/2019 Berkeley Engineering was again ranked the number three program overall and the top public engineering school, in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report annual list of “America’s Best Colleges.” Eight individual engineering programs were ranked top 5 in their respective fields, and all were in the top 10.

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Engineering students pose with Oski

Minner Lecture

Wednesday, Sept​ember 18

Barbara Simons (Ph.D. ’81, EECS), board chair of Verified Voting, will discuss whether we can recover from an attack on our election​ with Dean Tsu-Jae King Liu.​ ​The program will start at noon in the Bantato Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall. Lunch will be provided.

PREP students taking a selfie at Mining Circle

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Berkeley Engineering programs ranked in the top 5 nationally by USN&WR

Stellar faculty

Our faculty includes 73 members of the National Academy of Engineering