Waterloo prof honoured by Canadian nuclear industry

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

A professor at Waterloo Engineering has received national recognition for his contributions to the Canadian nuclear industry.

Mahesh Pandey, a professor of civil and environmental engineering who earned both his doctorate and master’s degree at Waterloo, was honoured with the 2021 Harold A. Smith Outstanding Contribution Award at an event staged by the Canadian Nuclear Society and the Canadian Nuclear Association.

An internationally recognized researcher in the field of risk management and life cycle methods, Pandey was cited at the Canadian Nuclear Achievement Awards for significant contributions to reliability analysis and probabilistic methodologies for nuclear reactor component behaviour.