College of Engineering Alum Excels in the LANL NEN-6 Program

Jul. 6, 2012

Congratulations are in order for another outstanding College of Engineering Alum exemplifying excellence. Timothy Beller, UNLV MSNE 2007 and BSME 2006 (w/Nuclear Option), has been promoted to Deputy Group Leader of the Los Alamos National Lab’s (LANL's) NEN-6 program. He will continue to work in the National Criticality Experiments Research Center (NCERC) in the Device Assembly Facility (DAF) at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), where LANL engineers and physicists and others conduct critical nuclear experiments with highly enriched uranium and weapons-grade plutonium..

Prior to joining LANL, Tim enjoyed a long list of prior accomplishments.  As part of the NEN Division permanent party located in Nevada, he provided support as a Cognizant System Engineer. Tim also played a key role in the successful completion of the CEF Project and supported the CEF (now NCERC) startup activities.  He also worked in an engineering capacity supporting a radioactive liquid waste facility and radiation detection systems, and Tim served as an intelligence analyst with the Marine Corps.