Dennis G. Whyte

Dennis G. Whyte

Hitachi America Professor of Engineering

Head, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Director, Plasma Science and Fusion Center



Dennis G. Whyte is the Department Head and a Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering, and the director of the Plasma Science and Fusion Center.


Ph.D. U. Quebec 1993
M.Sc. U. Quebec 1989
B. Eng. U. Saskatchewan 1986


22.62 Fusion energy
22.63 Fusion Technology
22.01 Introduction to Nuclear Engineering and Ionizing Radiation


  • Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Distinguished Teaching
  • Fellow, American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics
  • Department of Energy Plasma Physics Junior Faculty Award

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