Virginia contributes to research in the fields of nuclear energy, nuclear medicine and defense applications. Areas of research include:

  • Nuclear Power
  • Nuclear security
  • Cyber Security
  • Nonproliferation and safeguards
  • Radiation therapy and diagnostics
  • Nuclear policy matters

Virginia has several state-of the art research facilities, including:

  • Center for Advanced Engineering & Research (CAER)
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Commonwealth university
  • Virginia Tech