Jeremy King

Jeremy King received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2017. He began his research career in the Department of Mechanical Engineering where he studied the smoldering combustion of sawdust for use in household ovens within third world nations. Between his sophomore and junior years, he was offered a job at The Applied Research Laboratories: UT Austin where he studied acoustics in a variety of projects. After exposure to the field of nuclear security in his elective classes, he applied for graduate school in nuclear engineering.

Jeremy is now Ph.D. student at Texas A&M University as a member of the Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives. He was awarded a Nuclear Regulatory Commission Fellowship for his first year of school, and is spending the summer of 2018 at Los Alamos National Laboratory where he is supporting research projects for the National Nuclear Security Administration. Outside of school and work, Jeremy enjoys exercising, cooking, learning languages, and spending time with friends.