Paul Wilson

Program / Dept 1
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Program / Dept 2
Engineering Physics
Short Research Description

Software tools for policy-driven analysis of future nuclear energy technology options, assessing economic, sustainability and security impacts of different nuclear futures.

Undergrad Major:
Applied Science (Engineering Science)
Grad Major:
Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics
From an environmental perspective, nuclear energy offers benefits of reduced environmnetal emissions, but unresolved issues w.r.t. management of solid hazardous wastes. My research considers this trade-off and others in assessing nuclear energy policy options.