Howard Hall

Governor's Chair for Global Nuclear Security, Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Phone: 865-974-2525

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Howard Hall is the Governor's Chair for global nuclear security. Hall is a nuclear chemist who explores ways to detect and control illicit radioactive materials. He also focuses on methods for responding to and recovering from nuclear incidents.

Topics of expertise:Proliferation detection, counterproliferation, detection of and response to radiological/nuclear threats, nuclear forensics, radiochemistry, and applications of nuclear-based methods to other security needs.