T. Gannon Parker is a staff scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory. He received his bachelor of science in chemistry from the University of Alabama in 2011 before receiving his PhD in Inorganic Chemistry from Florida State University. He then went on to work as a postdoctoral researcher at Washington State University before accepting a postdoctoral position at Los Alamos National Laboratory in 2017. Parker’s research interests lie primarily in inorganic chemistry, analytical chemistry, and radiochemistry, and he is a passionate advocate for nuclear energy. The views expressed are his own and do not reflect the position of Los Alamos National Laboratory.