Richard Vasques

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering


I am an Assistant Professor in the Nuclear Engineering Graduate Program housed within the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at The Ohio State University.

My research interests are in interdisciplinary research in the areas of particle transport and radiative transfer, with applications in atmospheric sciences, nuclear engineering, nuclear medicine and health physics, medical imaging, and computer graphics.

Latest Preprints

Transport synthetic acceleration for the solution of the one-speed nonclassical spectral SN equations in slab geometry

Japan K. Patel, Leonardo R. C. Moraes, Richard Vasques, Ricardo C. Barros

To appear in the Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 2021

[J15] Modified Fokker-Planck acceleration for forward-peaked transport problems in slab geometry

John J. Kuczek, Japan K. Patel, Richard Vasques

Journal of Computational and Theoretical Transport, 2021

On the Application of the Analytical Discrete Ordinates Method to the Solution of Nonclassical Transport Problems in Slab Geometry

Leonardo R. C. Moraes, Liliane B. Barichello, Ricardo C. Barros, Richard Vasques, 2021

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Richard Vasques

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering


Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The Ohio State University

E431 Scott Laboratory
201 W. 19th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210