Brian Powell

  • Program Years: 2012-2013
  • Academic Institution: North Carolina State University
  • Field of Study: Nuclear Engineering
  • Academic Advisor: Yousry Azmy
  • Practicum(s):
    N/A
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Nuclear Engineering, United States Military Academy, 2006

Current Status

  • Research Area: Nuclear Engineering
  • Publications

    Brian P. Powell, Yousry Y. Azmy. “An Advanced Algorithm for Construction of Integral Transport Matrix Method Operators Using Accumulation of Single Cell Coupling Factors.” ANS Mathematics & Computation 2013.

    Presentation: “Use of Curium 244 as a Burnable Absorber in Light Water Reactors.” 2006 American Nuclear Society Student Conference, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York.

    Presentation: “Recent Progress in Improving Nuclear Fallout Hazard Assessment.” 2006 Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology Conference at Lockheed Martin complex, San Jose, California.

    Awards

    Graduate:

    DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (2012- )
    DOE Nuclear Energy University Program Graduate Fellowship (Declined)


    Undergraduate:

    Dean's List
    United States Military Academy
    2002-2006

    Distinguished Cadet
    United States Military Academy
    2006

    Winner of Monte Carlo Methods and Applications Category
    2006 American Nuclear Society Student Conference