Manager Richland Office
Dr. Abatt has authored numerous technical reports and presentations in his professional career that highlight his technical expertise with linear and nonlinear structural analysis, seismic analysis, soil-structure interaction, fluid-structure interaction, and impact analyses. A strong leader, Dr. Abatt has acted as the technical lead and project manager on numerous high-visibility projects for Department of Energy, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Commercial customers and has presented the results of analyses to external reviewers and regulatory agencies.
Dr. Abatt is a voting member of the American Society of Civil Engineers Working Group responsible for the revision of the national standard ASCE 4 entitled Seismic Analysis of Safety-Related Nuclear Structures and Commentary. He is a member of both ASCE and ASME.