Robert Petroski is the Nuclear Innovation Engineer at TerraPower. He was also the Reactor/Fuel Design Engineer at TerraPower from 2009-2011. Petroski was a Nuclear Research Associate at the Intellectual Ventures LLC from 2008-2009. He was a Doctoral Research Assistant (2009-2011) and Master’s research assistant (2006-2008) at the M.I.T. Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering. Petroski was a summer intern in the engineering division of Argonne National Laboratory Nuclear, public policy intern at Washington Internships for Students of Engineering. He has a BS in Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics from U.C. Berkeley, and an MS and PHD in Nuclear Science and Engineering from MIT.