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Kord Smith

Kord Smith.pngKord Smith

Professor, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Phone: (617) 252-1570



Research Interests

  • Reactor Analysis Methods
  • Computational physics methods for M&S of reactor cores
    • Reactor physics analysis methods
    • Fuel/core loading design and optimization
    • Transient safety analysis
    • Real-time operator training
    • On-line plant monitoring
  • Reactor Physics Analysis Methods
    • Multi-physics coupling of neutron transport, fluid flow and fuel modeling
  • High Performance Computing
    • CESAR Center for Exa-scale Simulation of Advanced Reactors


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