Nicholas Thompson

Nicholas is a PhD student studying Nuclear Engineering and Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. For his PhD, he is studying nuclear data, and capture cross sections in particular. Nicholas is a strong supporter of nuclear energy, and believes that all forms of clean energy will be needed to address climate change. He is also an active member in the American Nuclear Society, a Senior Reactor Operator at the Walthousen Reactor Critical Facility, and an avid skier.