Valerie Nwadeyi | Student

University of Michigan

Biography

Valerie joined the Orion Radiation Measurement Group in the fall of 2016. She graduated from South Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering in 2016 and from the University of Michigan with a Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Science. Her thesis work focuses on radiation imaging, detection, and iterative methods for image reconstruction using CdZnTe based detection systems with applications to prompt gamma-ray imaging for proton beam range verification for radiotherapy and nuclear non-proliferation efforts in radioactive source localization.