Brief Introduction

Department of Physics Engineering has active academic environment and strong research teams. One of the two first-level disciplines nuclear science and technology was ranked the top inChinaduring the discipline evaluation by Chinese government in 2003.

The main research fields include nuclear technology and application, nuclear fuel recycling and materials, nuclear energy science and engineering, radiation protection and environment protection, apparatus science and technology, medical physics and engineering, high energy physics and astrophysics, public security science and technology, etc.

Nowadays DEP is undertaking many research projects sponsored by government and industries, such as the National Natural Science Foundation of China and Nuctech company limited (NUCTECH). Meanwhile, extensive and close international collaborations with many foreign Universities and academies have been established so far.

DEP obtained many well-known research achievements during the past ten years, such as 120 national and international patents, and 23 awards of National, Ministry and Provincial level. The project of large-scale container inspection system collaborated with NUCTECH won the first grade National Science and Technology Progress award of 2003 and the National Patent Golden award of 2003.