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Igor Pioro, Ph.D. (2023)
Professor, Doctor of Tech. Sciences, P.Eng. (ON, Canada) Fellow of ASME, CSME & EIC Faculty of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science University of Ontario Institute of Technology 2000 Simcoe Street North Oshawa, ON L1G 0C5 Canada
P: 1-905-721-8668 ext. 5528
Natalia Kozioura
Assistant to the Editor

Associate Editors
  • Walter Ambrosini, Dr.Eng. (2021)
    University of Pisa, Italy
  • Mark H. Anderson, Ph.D. (2019)
    University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
  • Asif H. Arastu, Ph.D. (2019)
    Unisont Engineering, Inc., USA
  • Srikumar Banerjee, Ph.D. (2020)
    Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, (BARC), India
  • Michael J. Bluck, Ph.D. (2019)
    Imperial College London, UK
  • Liangzhi Cao, Ph.D. (2021)
    Xi'an Jiatong University, China
  • Mauro Cappelli, Ph.D. (2021)
    Frascati Research Center, Italy
  • Lin Chen, Ph.D. (2022)
    Institute of Eng. Thermophysics Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Xu Cheng, Ph.D. (2019)
    Institute of Fusion and Reactor Technologies (IFRT), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
  • Leon Cizelj, Ph.D. (2019)
    Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • Romney B. Duffey, Ph.D. (2019)
    Idaho Falls, USA
  • Milorad B. Dzodzo, Ph.D. (2019)
    Westinghouse Electric Company, USA
  • Juan-Luis Francois, Ph.D. (2019)
    National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
  • Giacomo Grasso, Ph.D. (2019)
    ENEA, Italy
  • John de Grosbois, Ph.D. (2019)
    Nuclear Engineering Management Consultant, Canada
  • Ralph S. Hill, B.Sc. (Mech. Eng.) (2019)
  • Akos Horvath, Ph.D. (2020)
    MTA Centre for Energy Research, Hungary
  • Yanping Huang, Ph.D. (2020)
    Nuclear Power Institute of China (NPIC), China
  • Yonghee Kim, Ph.D. (2021)
    KAIST, Korea
  • Pavel L. Kirillov, Doct. Tech. Sc. (2019)
    Institute for Physics and Power Engineering (IPPE), Russia
  • Yasuo Koizumi, Ph.D. (2019)
    Shinshu University, Japan
  • Michal Kostal, Ph.D. (2020)
    Research Center Rez, Czech Republic
  • Jay F. Kunze, Ph.D. (2019)
    Idaho State University (ISU), USA
  • Xiaojing Liu, Ph.D. (2022)
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
  • Masaki Morishita, Dr.Eng. (2019)
    Oarai R&D Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), Japan
  • Frederick J. Moody, Ph.D. (2021)
  • Michio Murase, Doct.Eng. (2019)
    Institute of Nuclear Safety System (INSS), Inc., Japan
  • Masaya Ohtsuka, Ph.D. (2020)
    Hitachi Ltd., Japan
  • Tomio Okawa, Dr.Eng. (2019)
    The University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Japan
  • Dmitry Paramonov, Ph.D. (2019)
    JSC Atomenergoproekt, ROSATOM, Russia
  • Emmanuel Porcheron, Ph.D. (2020)
    Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleaire (IRSN), France
  • Jovica R. Riznic, Ph.D. (2019)
    Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, Canada
  • Thomas Schulenberg, Dr.-Ing. (2019)
    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
  • Richard R Schultz, Ph.D. (2019)
    Texas A&M University, USA
  • Eugene Shwageraus, Ph.D. (2020)
  • University of Cambridge, UK
  • Guanghui Su, Ph.D. (2019)
    Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU), China
  • Shoaib Usman, Ph.D. (2021)
    Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
  • Guoqiang Wang, Ph.D. (2021)
    Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC, USA
  • Kevan D. Weaver, Ph.D. (2020)
    TerraPower, LLC, USA
  • Ilan Yaar, Ph.D. (2020)
    Nuclear Research Center Negev, Israel

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    Production Coordinator
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    Chair, Board of Editors

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