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September 2010
Thursday, September 16, 2010

Dr. Douglas B. Kothe, Director of the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
CASL: The Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors

Location: Calhoun’s, Turkey Creek Shopping Center, Knoxville TN
Cost: $20.00
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - From menu
7:00 p.m. Program - Dr. Douglas B. Kothe, Director of the Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors, Oak Ridge National Laboratory - CASL: The Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors

Abstract - The Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors (CASL), one of 3 newly-funded DOE Energy Innovation Hubs, brings together an exceptionally capable team that will apply existing modeling and simulation capabilities and develop advanced capabilities to create a usable environment for predictive simulation of light water reactors (LWRs). This environment, designated the Virtual Reactor (VR) enables the use of leadership-class computing for engineering design and analysis to improve reactor capabilities, 2) promotes an enhanced scientific basis and understanding by replacing empirically based design and analysis tools with predictive capabilities, 3) is the foundation for developing a highly integrated multiphysics environment for engineering analysis through increased fidelity methods, and 4) incorporates uncertainty quantification (UQ) as a basis for developing priorities and supporting application of the VR tools for predictive simulation.

Bio - Doug Kothe received his BS in Chemical Engineering in 1983 from the University of Missouri/Columbia, followed by his MS and PhD in Nuclear Engineering at Purdue Engineering in 1986 and 1987, respectively. He conducted his PhD research at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) from 1985-1987 as a Graduate Research Assistant, where he developed the models and algorithms for a particle-in-cell (PIC) numerical tool designed to simulate the hydrodynamically unstable implosion of inertial confinement fusion targets. After a one-year stint as a nuclear weapons designer participating in the underground testing program at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)he returned to LANL in 1988 as a permanent technical staff member in Fluid Dynamics Group T-3 for the next nine years, where he helped develop three computational fluid dynamics (CFD) codes: Ripple, Pagosa, and CFDLIB. After a three-year stay in LANL Structure/Relations Group MST-8, Doug became Group Leader of the LANL Continuum Dynamics Group CCS-2 (in 2000) and Program Manager of the Computational Sciences Program Element within the DOE Advanced Simulation and Computing (ASC) Program until 2004. From 2004-2006, Doug took on the role of Deputy Division Leader of the Computer and Computational Sciences (CCS) Division, then Deputy Project Director of the LANL ASC Program. In January 2006, Doug joined Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) as Director of Science in the National Center of Computational Sciences (NCCS), and he continues to serve in this role at present. In May 2010, Doug led a multiinstitutional, multi-disciplinary team known as “CASL” (Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors) in winning an award from the U.S. Department of Energy for its first “Energy Innovation Hub”. As a result of this award, Doug is now Director of CASL. His research interests and expertise is focused on development of physical models and numerical algorithms for the simulation of a wide variety of physical processes in the presence of incompressible and compressible fluid flow. His most notable contribution is the development of methods for flows possessing interfaces having surface tension, especially free surfaces. His focus the past decade has been the Telluride project, which is tasked to develop an advanced casting/welding simulation tool (known as “Truchas”) for the DOE complex. Doug has authored over 60 refereed publications (including invited book chapters) and written over one-half million lines of source code.

Doug and his wife AdriAnne have three sons: Brett (25), who is in Medical School at Saint Louis University; Brock (23), who is in the Sports Management Graduate Program at the University of Tennessee; and Matthew (21), who is a junior majoring in pre-law at the University of Tennessee. In addition to spending his time with his wife and family, Doug’s hobbies include boating/skiing, jogging, golf, music (trumpet and bell choir), and reading history.

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October 2010
Thursday, October 21, 2010

Dr. Arvid Pasto
Director, C3/Oak Ridge
The Truth about Anthropogenic Global Warming

Location: Calhoun’s, Turkey Creek Shopping Center, Knoxville TN
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - From menu
7:00 p.m. Program - Dr. Arvid Pasto, Director, C3/Oak Ridge - The Truth about Anthropogenic Global Warming

Abstract – Anthropogenic global warming (AGW) has been an international issue for many years, as represented most publicly by the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (UN-IPCC). Reports issued by this Panel have indicated that the world is heating up, and much of this heating is due to carbon dioxide accumulating in the atmosphere, increasing the “greenhouse” effect. Further, the Panels’ reports go on to blame much of this increase on humankinds’ activities, including burning of fossil fuels to generate electricity, and to power vehicles, industry and residences. Atmospheric carbon dioxide increase is also noted to be caused by various other human activities, such as deforestation.

This presentation will describe the situation as depicted by the UN-IPCC and other AGW supporters. Then the theories, models, and assumptions utilized by AGW adherents will be examined in the light of scientific evidence, including laboratory experiments and numerous field observations of both earth temperatures and atmospheric carbon dioxide levels. The author will show that predictions of global warming developed by the theories and models do not agree with actual observations, and that these models do not describe historical data accurately. Neither have they been good at predicting the future. Reasons for the lack of agreement will be discussed.

Dire warnings of increased sea levels, flooding, ice sheet and glacier melting, hurricanes, cyclones, tornadoes, and droughts, and the loss of polar bears have all been published in the recent past, based on the presumption that AGW is factual. The author will briefly discuss these issues and show how he belives that they are not, in fact, happening now and they are not likely to happen in the future due to global warming.

Bio - Arvid Pasto is currently Director, C3/Oak Ridge. He retired in February 2007 as Director, High Temperature Materials Laboratory, and Manager of EERE and Technology Programs, Metals and Ceramics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Prior to this, Arvid was Leader, Ceramic Processing Group from 1992 to 1993, and from 1991 to 1992, a Technical Staff Member of the Ceramic Processing Group.

Previous experience includes eleven years (1980 - 1991) at the corporate R&D center of GTE Laboratories Inc. in Waltham, MA, as a staff member and research group leader, developing structural ceramics for application in advanced heat engines. From 1972 - 1980 Arvid was in the Metals and Ceramics Division of ORNL, developing nuclear fuels and ceramic neutron absorber materials for various reactor concepts.

His degrees are from the State University of New York, College of Ceramics at Alfred University, and include a B.S. in Ceramic Science in 1967, an M.S. in Ceramics in 1969, and a Ph. D. in Ceramics in 1972. Arvid is a Fellow of the American Ceramic Society; is on the Advisory Board for the Materials Science and Engineering Dept. of Virginia Tech; and served on the Advisory Board for the Center for Advanced Ceramic Technology at Alfred University; as well as the Board of Directors of, and Vice Chairman and Chair of Membership Committee of (2003), the US Advanced Ceramics Association.

Dr. Pasto is a mineralogist by hobby, and has written the definitive English-language book on the mineral fluorite. He has intensively studied the anthropogenic global warming literature, and prepared two major presentations on the topic: one highly technical, and the other more appropriate for general audiences.

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November 2010
Thursday, November 18, 2010

Keith L. Kline
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division
The Global Sustainable Bioenergy Project: Reconciling Large-Scale Bioenergy Production with Social and Environmental Concerns - with a focus on Land-Use 

Location: TBD
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - Buffet (Special menus available upon request)
7:00 p.m. Program - Keith Kline, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division - The Global Sustainable Bioenergy Project: Reconciling Large-Scale Bioenergy Production with Social and Environmental Concerns - with a focus on Land-Use 

Abstract - Many organizations are uncertain about whether to look to bioenergy to play a prominent role in a renewable energy future, and if so, what policies are needed to ensure an appropriate, sustainable result. The Global Sustainable Bioenergy (GSB) project* seeks to bring clarity to this situation by conducting the most comprehensive assessment to date of potential for sustainable land use for bioenergy, food and other services world-wide. The project began with a series of conventions on each continent (concluding September 2010) to develop scope and identify participants. The project is now entering stage 2, to develop the scope of work and resources needed to test a working hypothesis that it is physically possible for bioenergy to sustainably meet a substantial fraction of future demand for energy services. Stage 3 will analyze and recommend transition paths and policies in light of the analysis. This presentation will also share analytical results related to potential bioenergy effects on global land use and landscapes.

*The GSB Project team* and affiliations:
Lee Lynd1, Carlos Enrique de Brito Cruz2, Andre Faaij3, John Sheehan4, Jon Foley4, Jose Goldemberg5, Nathanael Greene6, Mark Laser1, Keith Kline7, Patricia Osseweijer8, Tom Richard9, John Sheehan4, August Temu10, Emile van Zyl11, Ramlan Abd. Aziz12, Reinhold Mann13.
1Dartmouth College, USA; 2FAESP, Brazil; 3University of Utrecht, The Netherlands; 4University of Minnesota, USA; 5University of Sao Paulo, Brazil; 6Natural Resources Defense Council, USA; 7Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA; 8Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands; 9Pennsylvania State University, USA; 10World Agroforestry Centre, Kenya; 11University of Stellenbosch, South Africa; 12Malaysia Technology University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; 13Brookhaven National Laboratory.

Bio - Keith Kline has worked in association with Oak Ridge National Laboratory since 1990 and since 1980 on the design, management and evaluation of international sustainable development programs and environmental analysis. Keith spent 22 years living in developing nations of Africa and Central and South America while working on programs to enhance human welfare and protect biodiversity through improved natural resource management. Keith served as Team Leader for a variety of USAID regional and bilateral projects, the most recent being the multi-national program for biodiversity conservation and water management in the Okavango Basin of Angola, Namibia and Botswana. Keith helped design and initiate the Central American Regional Natural Resources Management Project, the Maya Biosphere Project (Guatemala) and the Integrated River Basin Management Project in Southern Africa. Projects under his guidance have incorporated community-based forestry concessions, protected area management, and conflict resolution addressing issues related to land tenure, commercial agriculture and extractive industries such as mining and petroleum in sensitive ecological areas. Keith served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ecuador and holds degrees from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Framingham State College, Massachusetts.

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December 2010 - Bring Your Spouse Night
Thursday, December 9, 2010

David Moon
President of Moon Capital Management
After the Crash: Investing following the decade that wasn’t

Location: Calhoun’s, Turkey Creek Shopping Center, Knoxville TN
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - Buffet (Special menus available upon request)
7:00 p.m. Program - David Moon, President of Moon Capital Management, After the Crash: Investing following the decade that wasn’t

Abstract - Legendary investor Sir John Templeton said that the most dangerous words an investor can utter are “this time things are different.” Following a ten-year period that saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average experience 40 percent declines twice and finish the decade basically unchanged, investors are asking themselves if the stock market has relinquished its role as a place of opportunity, especially for the small investor. Are things actually different now? Or are traditional valuation metrics simply being applied in a different environment? David will examine the historic relationships between earnings, interest rates and corporate profits for insights as to what the next investment period might hold.

Bio - David Moon, President of Moon Capital Management, is also a regular contributor to CNBC's “After The Bell.” His editorial writing has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Barron’s and Corporate Board Member magazine. He currently pens a weekly commentary for newspaper publisher Scripps. David serves on the Investment Committee for the City of Knoxville and is chairman of the board of the Knoxville Zoo, the largest tourist attraction in Knox County, Tennessee. David earned bachelor’s and MBA degrees (both cum laude) from the University of Tennessee, where he was named a member of the Academic All-Southeastern Conference football team his senior year. He was an adjunct professor in the finance department of his alma mater from 1995 to 2002 and received a number of teaching awards. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1995.

David is also the author of “Thoughts are Things,” a series of daily devotionals for elementary and middle school-aged students and their families. Each reading includes a new lesson about spirituality, responsibility, planning, goal setting, relationships, gratitude or love.

Along with his wife of 25 years and their 10-year-old twins, David lives on an east Knox County farm where his life regularly resembles old episodes of "Green Acres."

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January 2011
Thrusday, January 20, 2011

Mr. Steve DeCicco
EmeraChem Inc.
EmeraChem Catalysts for Off-Gas Emissions

Location: Calhoun’s, Turkey Creek Shopping Center, Knoxville TN
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - Buffet (Special menus available upon request)
7:00 p.m. Program - Mr. Steve DeCicco, EmeraChem, Inc., EmeraChem Catalysts for Off-Gas Emissions

Abstract - A discussion of catalyst chemistry, catalyst manufacturing processes, and the efficacy of EmeraChem catalysts on the control of stack gas emissions will be held.

Bio - Mr. DeCicco has 30 years experience commercializing technologies, building start-up companies, managing projects and directing engineering departments. He has served the power industry as well as chemical, refining, pharmaceutical and manufacturing. The technologies involve syngas production, fuel reforming, combustion, thermal processing in porous inert media, catalysis and surface chemistry.

Beginning in 1977 he served in the Chemical Technology and Energy Divisions of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory as a group leader working on development of synthetic fuel technologies. This work brought him to the U.S. Synthetic Fuels Corporation where he continued the commercialization of technologies to convert coal, oil shale, and tar sands into syngas, pipeline natural gas, chemical feed stocks, fuel oil, and gasoline.

From 1985 through 1995 Mr. DeCicco was a Senior Technical Associate and Senior Project Manager at International Technology Corporation. There he commercialized a transportable thermal treatment technology for remediating Superfund sites while putting in place the corporation’s design/build/own/operate capability. His work earned him 3 U.S. patents, the “Project Team of the Year” award from the Project Management Institute, and brought IT Corporation almost $1 billion in revenue and a dominant position in the marketplace.

In 1995 Mr. DeCicco joined Thermatrix Inc. – a technology startup company in the early stages of commercializing the flameless thermal oxidation (FTO) process. In his role as Engineering Director he created and grew the company’s plant design and technical service capability. He was also chief technical spokesperson for the companies products. The FTO process was successfully commercialized, scaled up, and installed at petroleum, chemical, pharmaceutical, and manufacturing plants world wide with the largest reactor system being 20-feet in diameter, 50-ft tall, and operating 6 in parallel.

In 2001 Mr. DeCicco joined EmeraChem LLC – a technology company offering an expanding family of commercial catalyst products including the lean NOx trap catalyst technology. He advanced from Director of Operations, to V.P. of Operations, to Chief Operating Officer. As operations leader and the senior engineer in the company he has been involved in all aspects of product development, engineering, project management, purchasing, manufacturing and field service. His accomplishments include the design, testing, scale-up, and commercial demonstration of several catalyst technologies operating on conventional and alternative fuels.

Mr. DeCicco received an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from MIT and a B.S. in Chemical Engineer from New York University.

He holds 3 U.S. Patents, has taught professional courses and produced over 40 publications including chapters in two McGraw-Hill handbooks.

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February 2011 - Joint with ANS
Thursday, February 17, 2011

Dr. Mike Guidry
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Tennessee / Physics Division - Computer Science and Mathematics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Dark Matter and Dark Energy: An Introduction to the New Cosmology

Location: Calhoun's on the River
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Social (Cash bar)
6:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Program - Dr. Mike Guidry, The University of Tennessee / Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Dark Matter and Dark Energy: An Introduction to the New Cosmology

Abstract - Over little more than a decade, observations of distant Type Ia supernovae and detailed mapping of fluctuations in the cosmic microwave background radiation have transformed cosmology from a notoriously qualitative discipline to a science grounded in precision measurement (but still with ample room for traditional wild-hare speculation).  Perhaps the most surprising outcome has been the accumulating evidence that the overwhelming bulk of mass-energy in the Universe is in a form that we have never observed in the laboratory, and that is very different from the traditional matter and energy that we see around us every day. These go by the somewhat fanciful names of "dark matter" and "dark energy", because we observe their gravitational influence in many contexts but so far have not been able to detect them by any other means. I will give an overview of why we believe dark matter and dark energy exist, and discuss how their existence changes fundamentally our understanding of the Universe.

Bio - Mike Guidry is the author of approximately 200 journal publications,  invited presentations, and textbooks that address topics in nuclear physics, computational science, advanced educational technology, astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, general relativity, the mathematics of symmetry in physics, elementary particle physics, relativistic quantum field theory, and condensed matter physics.  He has been the lead educational technology developer for a dozen major college textbooks in introductory physics, astronomy, biology, genetics, and microbiology, and in projects as diverse as training K-12 teachers to use educational technology effectively, explaining the science behind weapons of mass destruction for emergency first  responders, and development of an online course in programming modern mobile devices for scientific and educational applications.  His primary current research interests lie in development of new algorithms for solving large coupled sets of differential equations in scientific applications, understanding the mechanism for Type Ia supernovae, and developing new many-body techniques for understanding high-temperature superconductors and other strongly-correlated electron systems.  He has won various teaching awards and is responsible for many Web-based and conventional initiatives introducing and explaining science to the public.

Additional biographical information for Dr. Guidry can be found at UTK Physics Department.

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March 2011
Thursday, March 17, 2011

David Sissom
ALCOA Inc.
Tour of ALCOA Aluminum Can Recycling Facility

Location: Tour: ALCOA South Plant, 300 N. Hall Road, Alcoa, TN Dinner: Nearby restaurant
Cost: $20
Schedule:
5:45 p.m. Program - David Sissom, ALCOA Inc., Tour of ALCOA Aluminum Can Recycling Facility


7:30 p.m. Executive Committee Meeting and Dinner - From menu
Courtyard Grill in Alcoa TN
Abstract - Aluminum cans are the real success story of the recycling movement. Recycling scrap aluminum requires only 5% of the energy used to make new aluminum. By far, the most valuable component in the consumer waste stream, they enjoy the greatest public recognition as a recycled household item. Aluminum cans are often the economic backbone of municipal and private recycling programs. The price can fluctuate with the commodity price for new aluminum, but aluminum can scrap has always had a strong price in comparison to other recyclables. The market price for scrap aluminum cans has ranged in the last year from about $0.80 to $1.00 per pound and is currently about $0.82 per pound.

The March meeting will be an opportunity for our members to get a behind the scenes tour of ALCOA’s newly renovated aluminum can recycling facility. I am sure that most of us have wondered at one time or another, what happens to those cans that we are recycling.

ALCOA’s David Sissom is supervisor of the Can Reclamation Area and will conduct a tour of his plant that is located at the ALCOA South Plant. A safety briefing and overview of the recycling process will be given before the tour to provide everyone with a basic understanding of the process. When in the meeting room, we’ll have a brief presentation on the chemistry and importance of metallurgy/chemical mix in the aluminum can recycling process.

The presentation will also include a safety briefing of the recycling process so that we will have a basic understanding of what we are going to see before we actually get out on the plant floor. After the pre-tour presentation everyone will be required to don our personal protective equipment. ALCOA will provide hard hats, safety glasses, and hearing protection. If anyone has their own steel-toed boots, it would be wise to wear them, otherwise, ALCOA will need to know your boot/shoe size 2-3 days in advance so they can “loan” you the boots for the tour. If you need safety boot, please inform Linda Puckett, puckettlf@ornl.gov, (865)574-6147 or Lori Daniels, lori.daniels@utk.edu, (865)974-2421 and give them your shoe size by close of business Monday, March 14.

Because the tour must be conducted during daylight hours, the itinerary for the March meeting will be somewhat different from the norm.

Here is what is planned for the tour and meeting and the prerequisites for the tour:

· The tour will begin at the Alcoa South plant - 300 N. Hall Road, Alcoa, TN
· Assemble in the ALCOA parking lot by 5:45 pm sharp.
· Alcoa will provide a bus or van for transport to the recycling center. Latecomers who miss the bus will miss the tour.
· Everyone must attend a short safety briefing
· Cotton clothing is required – Jeans are acceptable. Anyone in polyester or nylon clothing will not be allowed to tour.
· There will be a brief presentation before and after the tour where we will be given the opportunity to ask questions. We should be back to the parking area by about 7:30 pm.
· After the tour and discussions we will return to our vehicles in the parking lot and travel to the Courtyard Grill (near the intersection of Alcoa Highway and Pellissippi Parkway) for dinner and the executive committee meeting.

Directions:
From Pellissippi Parkway, exit onto Alcoa Highway, 129 South, toward the airport. At the split past the airport, go to the left. This is Hall Road. Turn left at the second red light (Bessemer Street) and then take an immediate right into the plant parking lot. Please park at the bottom of the lot and ALCOA will bring the bus/transport vehicle to us.

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April 2011
Thursday, April 21, 2011

Student Awards Banquet
UT Under Graduate Student Project Teams
UT Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Awards Banquet

Location: Calhoun's on the River, Knoxville, TN
Cost: $15
Schedule:
6:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
7:00 p.m. Dinner (Buffet)
8:00 p.m. Program - UT Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Awards Banquet

Abstract - UT Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering will present student awards and students will provide the program for our April 2010 meeting. Traditionally, two student teams are chosen from CBE 411 projects class to present their research or design projects. The teams this year include:

- Jacob Buchovich and Joseph Reynolds, "(Lack of) Quality Control During Protein Secretion in Yeast"

- Mark Moore, “Conceptual Design and Analysis of all-Vanadium Redox-Flow Batteries

This is an excellent opportunity to see the types of research young chemical engineers are performing. As in previous years the audience will be given the opportunity to determine the winning presentation. The winners of the competition will be recognized during the banquet.

In addition, the Outstanding Student and Baccalaureate awardees will be recognized. Congratulations to this year’s winners: Heather Lauren Johnson – Outstanding Student and Joseph Reynolds – Outstanding Baccalaureate.

Area high school chemistry students and their teachers are especially welcome to this meeting, which will provide an opportunity for high school students with interests in chemistry and engineering to learn more about opportunities in chemical engineering.
Hope to see you there.

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May 2011
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Bill Zulliger
Y-12 National Security Complex
Uranium Processing Facility – Behind the Scenes Tour

Location: Calhoun’s, Turkey Creek Shopping Center, Knoxville TN
Cost: $20
Schedule: 5:30 p.m. Executive Committee meeting (all members welcome)
6:00 p.m. Dinner - Buffet
7:00 p.m. Program - Bill Zulliger, Y-12 National Security Complex, Uranium Processing Facility – Behind the Scenes Tour

Abstract - An integral part of Y-12’s transformation efforts and a key component of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA’s) Uranium Center of Excellence, the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) is one of two facilities at Y-12 whose joint mission will be to accomplish the storage and processing of all enriched uranium in one much smaller, centralized area.

Safety, security and flexibility are key design attributes of the facility. UPF will be built to modern standards and engage new technologies through a responsive and agile design. Upon completion, UPF will be a comprehensive uranium processing facility, appropriately sized and capable of meeting national security demands.

In this presentation, Bill will specifically address the need and scope of UPF, schedule, funding, and details on how UPF is being designed.

Bio - Bill Zulliger joined the Y-12 National Security Complex in 2004 and quickly began working on the Uranium Processing Facility project. Since becoming its Engineering Manager, the project has completed half of its overall design work. Bill completed his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering at Tennessee Technological University in 1985 after 2 years of study and training at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He is currently a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Tennessee and holds Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Bill has more than 20 years of experience in project management, project engineering, and design, including several engineering-procurement-construction (EPC) projects for both commercial and governmental customers.

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