United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Richard Dawson Reid

Richard Reid is a Principal Technical Leader at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI). His current research focuses on nuclear plant decommissioning technology. Reid joined EPRI in 2008.

Before joining EPRI, Reid worked in the Nuclear Sector at Westinghouse Electric Company as a Fellow Engineer in the Chemistry Diagnostics and Materials Engineering group. Reid received Bachelor of Science degrees in chemistry and mathematics from Charleston Southern University in Charleston, South Carolina, and a doctorate in chemistry from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg, Virginia. He began his career in nuclear power as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy’s Naval Reactors Program.

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