United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Hossein Esmaili

Hossein Esmaili received his Ph.D. from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. For his graduate work, Dr. Esmaili was involved in turbulence modeling and large eddy simulation/direct numerical simulation. After graduation, he joined Energy Research, Inc. (ERI) and, as a consultant to NRC, Dr. Esmaili has been involved in severe accident modeling and code calculations using a variety of codes such as MELCOR, CONTAIN, and TEXAS. Shortly after joining NRC in November 2006, he became the MELCOR code project manager.

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