Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
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David J. LePoire
Software Engineer Environmental Systems
Modeling and Analytics Team
Ph.D., Computer Science, DePaul University, 2003.
Current Role
Environmental Systems Analyst, Radiation and Chemical Risk Management.
Exploration of interactions of energy, environment, and technology; development of models and software for environmental transport of radionuclides; support for homeland and national security projects.
Career Highlights
  • Team member: Participated in Radiological Assistance Program and the Highly Enriched Uranium Transparency Program; conducted research in various homeland security radiological aspects.
  • RESRAD developer/trainer: Developed aspects of environmental transport models, user interface, and training for the RESRAD software, which enables determination of cleanup levels at radioactively contaminated sites.
  • Lead author: Researched energy, environment, and technology interactions including logistic transitions in physics research, energy fuel source, and environmental action; identified trends and options for potential scenarios.
  • Nuclear tool developer: Conducted research at various laboratories with pulsed neutron generator for oil well exploration, ion-surface interactions, and holographic optical traps.