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Andy Lai

Andy Lai is close to completing his PhD in Climate Science at Cambridge.  He has already started working at the Hong Kong Observatory (equivalent to the UK Met Office) as a weather forecaster.

Andy Lai

"It's quite tough" says Andy, due to the constant irregular shift patterns.  Tasks are always under tight deadlines, and he has to give a 15min briefing in every shift.



Ke Deng is currently studying for a PhD in Physics at CambridKe Dengge via a collaborative project with the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

Prior to coming back for the PhD, he participated in the preparation of a position paper related to nuclear energy for Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences, and several projects on materials for energy applications at City University of Hong Kong. 



Yang Zhang (Jett) is now working in CNNC (China National Nuclear Corporation), in the Business Contract department as a Sales Manager.  Over the past few years, he has been signing several large contracts (nearly NPP21 billion GBP), including many top-secret documents about fast reactor, Qinshan NPP, Fuqing NPP, Changjiang NPP, research NPPS and some NPPs in Pakistan. 

"I am very proud that I graduated from Cambridge, I miss all the guys Jettfrom the Nuclear MPhil"





Jia Zhang is currently working as a lecturer in the Tianjin Sino-German University of Applied Sciences (a young university established by Chinese government and German government). She enjoys her work very much and will attend a national education supporting project to build some training centers in Cambodia and parts of South-east Asia in the next two years.

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Ani Mohan (Alumni) receives award

Jan 25, 2017

Award for Aniruddh Mohan of Humboldt Foundation's International Climate Protection Fellowship

Nuclear Energy MPhil Dissertation Conference

Jul 25, 2016

This year's Dissertation Conference for Nuclear MPhil students will be held in Lecture Theatre 1, CUED, on Tuesday 26th July from 9.45am. For more information, email

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4th Year Project Deadlines

 May 2017
Each student submits two copies of Final report plus an extra copy of their technical abstract, plus their log book or electronic equivalent to Group Centres by 4pm.


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