Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Scientific Computing, University of Michigan (1993)
M.S. Nuclear Engineering (1988)
B.S. Nuclear Engineering, Oregon State University (1987)
At Oregon State since 1995.
Professor Palmer's fields of interest include: numerical techniques for radiation transport and diffusion, reactor physics, general numerical methods, Monte Carlo methods, radiation transport in stochastic mixtures, and computational fluid dynamics.
Radiation Transport and Reactor Physics Research Group
Prior to Oregon State, Palmer served as a physicist, defense sciences, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (1991-1994). While at Oregon State, he has served as a consultant to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Battelle Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Siemens Nuclear Power Corporation.