Massimiliano Fratoni

Massimiliano Fratoni

Title
Associate Professor
Department
Dept of Nuclear Engineering
Phone
(510) 664-9079
Research Expertise and Interest
nuclear reactor design, fuel cycle analysis, fusion reactors
Research Description

Massimiliano Fratoni is a professor in the Department of Nuclear Engineering.  His main research interests are in sustainable nuclear energy through advanced reactors and advanced fuel cycles that maximize natural resource utilization and minimize nuclear waste. Among other concepts, he is actively investigating solid and liquid fuel molten salt reactors, accident tolerant fuels, and fast spectrum systems. Professor Fratoni's research group also develops computational methods to support reactor analysis, and in particular multi-physics modeling and uncertainty quantification. Additional research areas include nuclear space applications, nuclear fuel cycle analysis, geological repository/far-field criticality, and fusion blanket design.

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