Amit Bhat is a 4th-year undergraduate student at UC Berkeley, majoring in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science. He is working with L. Vergari on researching graphite and tritium interactions in molten salts. Outside of classes and the group, Amit enjoys teaching computer science, hiking, and playing board games.
Currently, Amit is working on modeling and predicting tritium adsorption and diffusion in graphite.
2022 Best Paper Award – American Nuclear Society, Student Conference
2022 Best Presentation Award: Mathematics and Computation Track – American Nuclear Society, Student Conference
Vergari, L., Bhat A. & Scarlat, R.O. (2022) Modelling of Hydrogen Adsorption and Diffusion in Graphite Using a Genetic Algorithm. ANS Student Conference, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 2022