Energy Experts

H. L. (Lee) Dodds Jr.

Professor Emeritus of Nuclear Engineering

Lee Dodds is a world-renown expert on energy production and safety, with a particular expertise in nuclear energy.

Brian Wirth

Governor's Chair for Nuclear Engineering

Brian Wirth is the Governor’s Chair for Nuclear Engineering whose research investigates the performance of nuclear fuels and structural materials in nuclear environments.

Yilu Liu

Governor's Chair for Power Grids

Yilu Liu is the Governor’s Chair for Power Grids as well as an electrical engineer specializing in smart-grid technologies in electrical power production and distribution.

Jason Hayward

UCOR Faculty Fellow, Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Jason Hayward’s research focuses on radiation detection, radioactive cleanup, and nuclear nonproliferation work and development.