Physics & Nuclear Engineering

Physics & Nuclear Engineering

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About Us

The mission of the Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering (PaNE) is to educate and inspire cadets through physics, nuclear engineering, and space science coursework and research, and to support the West Point Leader Development System so that each graduate is a leader of character prepared for a career of service to the Nation as an Officer in the US Army.

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Majors

There are three PaNE majors for cadets to choose from: Nuclear Engineering, Physics, or Space Science.

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Minors

PaNE has minors available for cadets.

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Internships

Cadets work alongside world-class professionals gaining invaluable knowledge and insight into the facilities, methods, and procedures used to design, test and improve Army systems.

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Events & Activities

Check out events hosted by our department!

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Clubs & Programs

Cadets can join honor societies and student clubs, such as Astronomy Club, Nuclear Engineering Club, Society of Physics Students, and Space Engineering and Applied Research (SPEAR).

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Contact Us

UPS/ FEDEX Mailing address:

Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering
ATTN: MADN-PNE
Bartlett Hall Science Center, Building 753
West Point, New York 10996-1790

Administrative Officer
Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering
Phone: (845) 938-3106

Prospective Faculty & Staff

Want to learn more about becoming an Academic Instructor in the ​Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering?​

View our prospective faculty FAQ page.