United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Masashi Hirano

Dr. Hirano is currently the Director General for Nuclear Safety Research Center in the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA). He has been involved in safety analysis of LWRs and operating experience feedback for 40 years. He has been a member of advisory committees of the Nuclear Safety Commission and Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency of Japan for many years. He is also active in the international cooperation activities on nuclear safety research especially in OECD/NEA.

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