United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Sunil Weerakkody

Sunil Weerakkody is the Branch Chief of the Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) Operations and Human Factors branch in the Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation (NRR) in NRC.  Since joining the NRC in 1998, Dr. Weerakkody has held a number of staff and managerial positions in the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research (RES), Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation (NRR), and Region I. Prior to joining the NRC, he was the PRA supervisor at Northeast Utilities.  Dr. Weerakkody received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka, and a Master of Science degree and a Ph. D. in Nuclear Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University.
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