Ryan Wells

VBA Developer and Nuclear Engineer


VBA Developer

Ryan Wells is a professional VBA Developer and author of VBA tutorials. VBA became Ryan's programming language of choice after recognizing how dependent corporate engineers are on Microsoft products. Ryan writes macros for Excel, Outlook, Word and more, and he shares his knowledge on wellsr.com so you, too, can learn VBA basics with his tutorials. Dig deeper to discover how he uses VBA to automate complex tasks.

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Nuclear Engineer

As a BWR fuel engineer for Duke Energy in Charlotte, NC, Ryan Wells specializes in multi-cycle reload core design and operations support for the Brunswick Nuclear Plant in Southport, NC. Ryan models power maneuvers, monitors nuclear core conditions and optimizes core designs with AREVA MICROBURN-B2 and POWERPLEX-III in the UNIX computing environment. In addition to nuclear fuel, Ryan is responsible for control blade management.

Nuclear Engineering

Nuclear Engineering Skills


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VBA Tutorials and Macro Examples

Ryan Wells publishes his VBA code examples and macro tutorials from Excel, Outlook, Word and more to encourage other Microsoft Office users to master automation using VBA. Ryan Wells realized that most computer tasks can be accomplished with automated keystrokes and a series of If Then and For Next logic statements. He set out to automate his complex nuclear engineering work using VBA in order to reduce error and increase efficiency. By publishing his VBA tutorials, Ryan Wells hopes to inspire you to do the same with your projects.

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In addition to offering VBA tutorials, Ryan is the lead developer of several Excel Add-ins, including CF Shapes. With CF Shapes you are finally able to use conditional formatting with shapes in Excel. Users of CF Shapes are making smarter business decisions by supercharging their dashboards and reports.

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Ryan Wells

Ryan Wells is a Nuclear Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina. Since graduating from the University of Florida in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering and a 4.0 GPA, he has been employed in Duke Energy's BWR Fuel Engineering department where he supports the Brunswick Nuclear Plant. In college, Ryan was the captain of the Chipola College Brain Bowl team in Marianna, Florida. His team won the 2009 Florida State Championship and went on to finish second at the national NAQT Community College Championship Tournament (CCCT). Ryan is the founder of where he seeks to inspire office workers to automate their work using his VBA tutorials and code examples.


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