Allan Wollaber

  • Program Years: 2004-2008
  • Academic Institution: University of Michigan
  • Field of Study: Nuclear Engineering/Fission Concentration
  • Academic Advisor: Edward Larsen
  • Practicum(s):
    Los Alamos National Laboratory (2005)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Scientific Computing, University of Michigan, 2008
    M.S. Nuclear Engineering, University of Tennessee, 2003
    B.S. Nuclear Engineering, University of Tennessee, 2002

Current Status

  • Status: Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Research Area: Nuclear Engineering
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  • Publications

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    1997, Bicentennial Scholarship (4 years), University of Tennessee
    1997, Ned McWherter Scholarship (4 years), State of Tennessee
    1997, Valedictorian Scholarship, UT Alumni Association
    1999, Awarded Most Outstanding Sophomore in the College of Engineering.
    2001, Awarded Most Outstanding Senior in the Department of Nuclear Engineering.
    2001, Department of Energy Nuclear Engineering Scholarship
    2001, American Nuclear Society John R. Lamarsh Scholarship
    2002, Graduated as University Honors Scholar, Summa Cum Laude
    2002, American Nuclear Society Graduate Scholarship Award
    2002, Tau Beta Pi Fellowship
    2003, University of Michigan College of Engineering Dean's Fellowship
    2004, DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
    2005, ANS Mathematics and Computation Conference, Best Student Paper (3rd prize)
    2009, Neutronics code selected as a finalist for Gordon Bell Supercomputing prize
    2012, Principal Investigator on an Early Career LDRD project