Matthew J Memmott

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memmott@byu.edu
801-422-6237
Dr. Memmott received a B.S. in chemical engineering from BYU in 2005, and a M.S. and PhD in Nuclear Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2007 and 2009, respectively. His research focuses on advanced nuclear reactor design, nuclear safety, and system modeling. Dr. Memmott currently teaches courses in fluid mechanics and introductory nuclear engineering. Dr. Memmott's graduate work focused on the development of innovative fuel configurations for sodium fast reactors. Following his graduation from MIT, Dr. Memmott worked as a senior engineer in the advanced reactor group at Westinghouse Electric Company. Dr. Memmott's research at BYU focuses on enhancing the passive safety of both current and advanced nuclear reactor technology while improving the economics, fuel utilization, and grid adaptability of current plants.

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Matthew J Memmott