Xiaodong Tang is a M.S. student in NSSPI who is working for Dr. Prasad on improving liquid scintillation detector efficiency and light output.
Xiaodong received his Bachelor’s degree in nuclear engineering from Texas A&M University with a minor in radiological health engineering. He is currently pursuing his Master’s degree in nuclear engineering. During his undergraduate studies, he was enrolled in the Nuclear Criticality Safety program at Texas A&M, which is held in conjunction with Los Alamos National Laboratory and Y-12 National Security Complex. The program focuses on introducing various aspects of the nuclear criticality profession. </p>