Charles E Kessel

Section Head, Fusion Nuclear Science, Technology, and Engineering

Chuck Kessel joined ORNL in 2018. He leads the Fusion Nuclear Science, Technology and Engineering Section, part of the Fusion Science Division.

He also leads the Blanket and Fuel Cycle program and serves as director of the Virtual Laboratory of Technology, member of the DOE Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee, and program leader for Fusion Energy Systems Studies.