Mateusz Monterial

Mateusz Monterial is a Nuclear Engineering PhD Candidate at the University of Michigan. He graduate with a BS degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Florida in 2011. Upon graduation he spent one year as an intern at Oak Ridge National Laboratory under the Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis program before joining University of Michigan in the Fall of 2012. Mateusz is currently finishing up his dissertation work at Sandia National Laboratories in California. His dissertation will focus on the fission chain dynamics as they relate to characterizing subcritical masses of special nuclear material.

Outside of his studies Mateusz is an active member of the American Nuclear Society, serving as an Executive Committee member of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Policy Division. He also served as the President of UM’s Alpha Nu Sigma society and Vice President of UM’s Institute of Nuclear Materials Management.