Dr. Sunil Chirayath
Associate Professor, Department of Nuclear Engineering; Director, Center for Nuclear Security Science & Policy Initiatives (NSSPI)
College of Engineering, Texas A&M University
Dr. Sunil Chirayath is the director of NSSPI and also serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University. Dr. Chirayath is an expert in the area of nuclear safety, security and safeguards research and education. He teaches courses on nuclear fuel cycle, nuclear material safeguards, nuclear security and Monte Carlo radiation transport. His research interests include safeguards approaches for nuclear fuel cycle, proliferation resistance quantification and analysis, nuclear forensics, nuclear security insider threat analysis, fast breeder reactor analysis and small modular reactor neutronics coupling with thermal hydraulics.