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educator , nuclear engineer

Mathew Mathai Panicker, Indian nuclear engineer, educator. Achievements include development of coupled core neutron kinetics model to study time dependent neutronic behavior of multiple cavity gas core nuclear reactors. National Merit scholar Government of India, 1966-1967. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Nuclear Society, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Alpha Nu Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Beta Delta.

Background

Panicker, Mathew Mathai was born on August 19, 1945 in Kundara, Kerala, India. Son of Mathai M. and Thankama (Daniel) Panicker.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Kerala, 1965. Master of Science, University Kerala, 1967. Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy in Nuclear Engineering, University Florida, 1989.

Career

Lecturer in physics, Carmel Polytechnic, Alleppey, Kerala., 1967-1968; lecturer in physics Catholicate College, U. Kerala, Pathanamthitta, 1968-1969; assistant professor, Cuttington U. College, Monrovia, Liberia, 1969-1975; associate professor, chairman science division, Cuttington U. College, Monrovia, Liberia, 1977-1980; graduate assistant, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1980-1983; graduate assistant, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1983-1989; research associate, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1989-1991; assistant professor nuclear engineering, Vogtle and Hatch Nuclear Plant Campuses, American Technology Institute, Waynesboro, Georgia, 1992-1994; associate professor, Vogtle and Hatch Nuclear Plant Campuses, American Technology Institute, since 1994. Consultant Innovative Nuclear Space Power and Propulsion Institute/U. Florida, 1989-1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of coupled core neutron kinetics model to study time dependent neutronic behavior of multiple cavity gas core nuclear reactors.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Nuclear Society, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Alpha Nu Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Beta Delta.

Connections

Married Annamma Varghese, February 2, 1976. 1 child, Dinesh M.

father:
Mathai M. Panicker

mother:
Thankama (Daniel) Panicker

spouse:
Annamma Varghese

child:
Dinesh M. Panicker