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Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness Is Pleased to Present:
Dr. Jonathan Cirtain
Vice President of Advanced Technologies,
BWX Technologies, Inc.
Topic: Nuclear Innovation in Support of Mars Mission
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
117 Newberry St, Aiken SC
Sponsored by BWX Technologies, Inc.
Throughout his career with NASA, Dr. Cirtain was repeatedly recognized for innovations in rocket science, astrophysics, and plasma science. He has brought this innovation-driven approach to BWXT, and will share his perspectives on how a spirit of curiosity can create opportunities for new applications in manufacturing and operations of nuclear systems.
Dr. Jonathan Cirtain is the vice president of Advanced Technologies for BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT). Dr. Cirtain joined BWXT after co-founding Astraea, Inc. - a small business created to design and develop a platform for machine learning and data science analytics utilizing Earth-observing satellite and in situ data sources. Dr. Cirtain spent nine years with NASA, beginning his career as an astrophysicist before leading and contributing to numerous NASA space missions.