Graduate Education

Grad Students
TUNL Graduate Students

At the Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory (TUNL), graduate students from Duke University, North Carolina Central University, North Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill perform collaborative research at the frontiers of nuclear physics. There are approximately 40 graduate students conducting research projects on a wide variety of topics that include nuclear astrophysics, fundamental symmetries, neutrino physics, weak interactions, few-nucleon, sub-nucleon, and many-body systems, and application of nuclear physics to address current needs of the society.

For general questions about graduate studies at Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory (TUNL), contact the Director's Office at 919-660-2600 or email For information about graduate studies at a specific institution please contact the respective department.