Dr. Mourad Aissa works is a Senior Criticality Safety and Reactor Physics Engineer with the Division of Systems Analysis in the Office of Research. He has led several projects dealing with spent fuel burnup credit, neutronics, and advanced reactors design.
Dr. Mourad Aissa worked for over 15 years for Progress Energy, Raleigh, NC, starting as a Senior Engineer until he resigned as a Lead Engineer/Team Leader to join the NRC six years ago.
Dr. Aissa holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Algiers and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering, North Carolina State University.