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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Success shines on a pair of Monona businesses

January 28th, 2016 | Filed under: News

Yes, it is rocket science: The past couple of months have been very, very good for a pair of up-and-coming Monona businesses: SHINE Medical Technologies and Phoenix Nuclear Laboratories.

Both were founded by Gregory Piefer, who has a doctorate in nuclear engineering and bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering, physics and computer engineering from the UW-Madison.


SHINE’s Founder and CEO Awarded Top Honors by UW-Madison College of Engineering

January 11th, 2016 | Filed under: Press Release

Madison, WI – The University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering has awarded Dr. Greg Piefer, founder and CEO of SHINE Medical Technologies, Inc. (SHINE) the Early-Career Achievement Award. The award honors young alumni whose achievements stand out as exceptional, typically within 10 years of graduation.

SHINE: New Production Process Helps Imaging Isotope Shortage

January 7th, 2016 | Filed under: News

As aging nuclear reactors require increased maintenance, and even shut down completely, the strain on their production is being felt far beyond the energy industry: inside oncology and cardiac clinics. But help is on the way.