E. Michael Campbell was the Vice President of Energy Group, General Atomics
General Atomics has been providing efficient design, fabrication, testing, licensing, and operation services for nuclear material transportation and storage systems for over 30 years. E.Michael Campbell served as the Executive Vice President of Energy Group at General Atomics from the year 2005 to 2007. He was involved in extensive interactions with senior officials of DOE, DOD, Congress, National Laboratories, Rosatom (Russia), KAERI (Korea), JAERI (Japan) and other major national security companies.
During his tenure in General Atomics, E. Michael Campbell developed the vision for target fabrication and originated the concept of a Photonics Division (programs laser weapons, advanced sensors, commercial lasers, diffractive optics, and Ultra-wide band radio/radar). He grew the target fabrication program from $7M/year to ~$30 M/year and established General Atomic as a strategic partner in the National Ignition Campaign. With E.Michael Campbell’s unstinted efforts at Energy Group, General Atomics, the group’s revenue grew upto ~15% per year.
He had good relations with senior decision makers in Departments of Energy and Defense. Not only this, E.Michael Campbell also devised strategic planning for Energy Group that included 450 scientists, engineers, technicians and support staff. E.Michael Campbell developed a vision and strategy for General Atomics for developing advanced nuclear reactors. He also presented numerous invited and review talks at major conferences.
E Michael Campbell is a well-renowned spokesperson, a great visionary and an expert scientist in nuclear energy. E.Michael Campbell has 30 years of experience in high technology companies. He has a high record of obtaining government funding and recruiting top scientific professional. Campbell is a fellow of the American Physical Society and European Institute of Physics.
He won many awards including DOE’s E.O Lawrence Award, American Nuclear Society’s Edward Teller Award, American Nuclear Society’s Excellence in Plasma Physics Award among others. E Michael Campbell also founded the leading international conference on Inertial Fusion-IF3A.