NCESR Selects Summer Interns for 2019


Alan Dostal (NPPD), Kevin Zhao, Abelrahman Elsayed, Tung Nguyen, John Swanson (NPPD), and Mike Nastasi (Director of Energy Center). Andrew Butler is not pictured.

Four undergraduate students were selected as recipients of the Darrell J. Nelson Summer Undergraduate Internship in Energy Sciences Research for the summer of 2019.  The four recipients and their supervising faculty members are:  Kevin Zhao (Bai Cui, Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering), Tung Nguyen  (Siamak Nejati, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering), Abdelrahman Elsayed (Yuris Dzenis, Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering), and Andrew Butler (Song Ci, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering).  As part of their internship experience, the students will visit the Cooper Nuclear Station at Brownsville, Nebraska and will present posters at the Nebraska Summer Research Symposium.  The internship is named after Mr. Darrell J. Nelson, who served 41 years on the Custer County Public Power District and Nebraska Public Power (NPPD) Boards.