Drew Winder is a mechanical engineer supporting the Spallation Neutron Source at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. His expertise is in mechanical design and analysis. In 2014, he joined the laboratory as part of the Neutron Science Directorate and became responsible for the design and engineering support for the Spallation Neutron Source's first target station's liquid metal target systems. He currently leads the Source Development and Engineering group responsible for neutron source systems, including the proton beam windows, targets, moderators, and reflectors.
He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech, and a Ph.D. in Engineering from Tennessee Tech. Drew previously worked at the Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory and the Y-12 National Security Complex.