Three from Course 22 named to Forbes ’30 under 30′ list


April 19, 2013

Nuclear science and engineering graduate students Leslie Dewan and Mark Massie and recent alum Robert Petroski PhD ’11 have been named to the Forbes “30 Under 30” list in the energy sector for 2013.

Dewan and Massie were cited for their work on a new kind of molten salt reactor optimized to run on spent fuel discharged from conventional light water power reactors. Petroski was cited for his design work on the traveling wave reactor, a new kind of reactor under development by the start-up TerraPower.

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