The mission of the MSA is to conduct transformative research in the actinide sciences with full integration of experimental and computational approaches, and an emphasis on research questions that are important to the energy future of the nation. Workforce development is a motivating goal of this university-based center.
Research themes in msa
1. Complex Actinide Materials
Theme Lead: Alexandra Navrotsky, University of California - Davis
2. Nanoscale Actinide Materials
Theme Lead: Peter C. Burns, University of Notre Dame
3. Actinide Materials in Extreme Environments
Theme Lead: Rodney C. Ewing, University of Michigan