Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352
Jim Nickolaus has 34 years experience in the operation, construction, and engineering of pressurized water reactors and non-nuclear power plants with experience in project management, project engineering, quality assurance, systems engineering, process control, nondestructive testing, and procedure writing. Mr. Nickolaus manages Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Nuclear Regulatory Commission License Renewal program. This program has evaluated 19 utility applications for 20-year license extensions.
- Management of energy-efficiency program performance.
Education and Credentials
- B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Gonzaga University
- McDowell BK, JR Nickolaus, MR Mitchell, GL Swearingen, and R Pugh. 2011. High Temperature Gas Reactors: Assessment of Applicable Codes and Standards. PNNL-20869, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.