Micah Folsom

Micah Folsom is a PhD candidate at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, performing his research at Oak Ridge National Lab. His focus is radiation detection and his thesis is on the development of a portable fast neutron imaging system to detect and localize special nuclear material. Micah received his MSc in 2017 and has also worked at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and Pacific Northwest National Lab in the past, developing radiation detectors for safeguards applications. He is a co-vice chair of the 2018 Nuclear Engineering Student Delegation and participated in 2017 as a delegate.