PITTSBURGH (Oct. 28, 2019) — The Stephen R. Tritch Nuclear
Engineering Program at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of
Engineering will host its 14th annual Nuclear Night on Wednesday,
Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. The event will showcase the region’s role in the renaissance
of the nuclear industry, with keynote talks from Danielle Ramaley, director of
Market Development Americas Operating Plant Services at Westinghouse, and
Jeffrey Bradfute, vice president of Americas Fuel Delivery at Westinghouse.
“The city of Pittsburgh has played an important role in the
advancement of the nuclear energy industry, and we’re excited to hear from our
keynote speakers about the innovations happening in our own backyard,” says
Heng Ban, PhD, director of the Nuclear Engineering Program and R.K. Mellon Professor
in Energy. “Nuclear Night is a great opportunity for students to learn about
the field of nuclear engineering, the opportunities it presents, and the impact
it has in our region.”
The keynote address will be followed by a Q&A session,
reception and industry networking session. Light refreshments will be served.
The event will take place in the University Club, Ballroom A, and is open to
all student, faculty and staff.
For more information, on the Stephen R. Tritch Nuclear
Program, go to www.engineering.pitt.edu/nuclear.
Maggie Pavlick, 10/28/2019
Contact: Maggie Pavlick