Andrew R. Atwood - Bio

Andrew Atwood is the manager of the Materials and Fuel Rod Design group which is part of the Westinghouse Global Fuel Engineering organization. In this role he oversees the development of advanced nuclear fuel materials that satisfy evolving regulatory requirements and customer desires for additional operating margins.

Andrew holds a B. S. in Materials Science and Engineering from Virginia Tech ('00) and has lived and worked in Columbia SC since joining Westinghouse in 2000.

He is Chair of the Columbia SC Section of the American Nuclear Society and serves on the Leadership board of New Carolina, South Carolina's Council on Competitiveness.