Welcome to NIFT

nuclear innovation in fission technologies

Welcome to the Nuclear Innovation in Fission Technologies (NIFT) studies under Dr. Koroush Shirvan in the Nuclear Science and Engineering Department at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The NIFT team primarily works on assessing and developing advanced nuclear reactor technologies with a focus on accelerating innovations in nuclear fuels, reactor design, and small modular reactors to improve the sustainability of current and next-generation power plants. Meet our team.

Advanced Nuclear Reactor Technologies