Brian Powell

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

Current Status

  • Research Area: Nuclear Engineering


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.



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


Dean's List
United States Military Academy

Distinguished Cadet
United States Military Academy

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