The League of Women Voter’s monthly community event, Lunch with a Leader, is 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15 via Zoom.
This month’s speaker is Bobbi Merryman, a young nuclear engineer pursuing her PhD at the University of New Mexico.
While her technical research focuses on developing new criticality safety code methods for loosely-coupled systems; she is active in nuclear energy public education and policy advocacy. Merryman is co-chair for the American Nuclear Society (ANS) retention committee, the UNM ANS Advocacy Officer, and previously served on the Board of Directors for Generation Atomic.
She is developing a working group on Spent Nuclear Fuel options for New Mexico and the greater Southwest.
Merryman will discuss the safety of Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage (SNF) storage installations in New Mexico and Texas for receipt of SNF from 99 US operating commercial nuclear power reactors and decommissioned US nuclear facilities.
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.