Matthew Humberstone has a B.S. in Engineering Physics from New Mexico State University, a M.S. in Statistics from the University of Tennessee, and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Tennessee. Before joining the NRC, Dr. Humberstone had worked on advance monitoring, diagnostics, and prognostics for advance reactor designs. He also worked at Sandia National Laboratories in their advanced reactor concepts division while in school.
Dr. Humberstone joined the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Nuclear Safety Professional Development Program in 2010 and became a Project Manager in their Advanced Reactor Projects Division in the Office of New Reactors (NRO). He then joined the Accident Analyses Branch in the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research (RES) as a Reactor Systems Engineer, working on the NRC's level 3 PRA computer code, MACCS.
Dr. Humberstone then transitioned to his current position as a Reliability and Risk Analyst in the Division of Risk Assessment in the Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation (NRR).
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