Chad Nixon
Nuclear Science & Engineering

Chad Nixon

Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering, Oregon State University (2018)
M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Washington State University (2014)
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Washington State University (2012)

At Oregon State since 2018.

Chad Nixon earned his doctorate in nuclear engineering from Oregon State University in 2018. His current research focus involves managing the operation of the Traveling Wave Reactor Loop (TWRL) to study the flow-induced vibration characteristics of sodium-cooled fast reactor fuel bundles.