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Nuclear Engineering or Electrical Engineering?

  1. Jul 24, 2008 #1
    HI,
    Well, I need some help to make a decision between Nuclear Engineering and Electrical Engineering, which major has better career?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jul 24, 2008 #2
    Click Search at the top of the page and search the forum for Nuclear Engineering. I'm sure you'll find something.
     
  4. Jul 24, 2008 #3

    Astronuc

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    If one is a good engineer, one can find a good career in either discipline.

    Consider:
    http://www.ans.org/memberinfo/

    http://www.careeroverview.com/nuclear-engineering-careers.html


    http://www.ieee.org/web/aboutus/home/index.html

    Take a look at the societies in IEEE
    http://www.ieee.org/web/societies/home/index.html

    What interests does one have in electrical engineering?

    Power systems and components (Power electronics), e.g. electrical generators, motors, T&D systems, relaying, switches
    Instrumentation & Measurement Electronics, meters and measuring devices
    Communications - Radio/Analogy or Digital
    Control Theory & Systems
    Dielectrics & Insulators
    Lasers & Electro-Optics
    Computer & Microelectronic
    Plasma Sciences & Engineering
    Robotics & Automation
    Ultrasonics & Ferroelectrics
    Electric Vehicles



    Or one could do a double major.
     
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