Per Peterson

Professor

Department of Nuclear Engineering

UC Berkeley

Per Peterson is a professor in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at UC Berkeley. His research interests focus on topics in heat and mass transfer, fluid dynamics, and phase change. He has worked on problems in energy and environmental systems, including advanced reactors, inertial fusion energy, high level nuclear waste processing, and nuclear materials management. His research group currently focuses on reactor safety and licensing, with a focus toward advanced reactors.