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 University of Maryland in College Park. For his graduate work he 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, he 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 Nov. 2006, he became the MELCOR code project manager.  Over the past few years, he has been involved in SFP modeling and containment venting with MELCOR.
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