Mitchell Mika

Mitch graduated from the University of Florida in May 2022 with a bachelor's degree in nuclear engineering. During his time as an undergrad, Mitch was active in UF's American Nuclear Society chapter, eventually serving as president his senior year. Mitch participated in the combined Bachelors/Masters degree program and is now a first-year Masters student at University of Florida planning to finish his degree in May 2023. His grad research focuses on post-irradiation material analysis for U-Mo accident tolerant fuel. He still maintains an active role in the UF ANS chapter, serving as Governor-at-Large.

Mitch has previously interned at Framatome, Los Alamos National Lab, and Brookhaven National Lab. After completing his Masters degree, Mitch will pursue a career in reactor physics codes and methods development. In his free time, Mitch enjoys reading, rock climbing, BJJ, music, and spending time with his guinea pig, Moe.