Michael is a first year PhD student at UC Berkeley. He aims to learn more about molten salt chemistry and transport properties of impurities in the salt. Michael comes to the SALT Group with a bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering and experimental research in thermal hydraulics of High Temperature Gas Reactors.
Outside of academics, Michael enjoys playing, composing, and producing music. He also enjoys reading bespoke science fiction novels, drinking exotic coffee, and providing comic relief for awkward zoom meetings.
B.E. in Chemical Engineering – The City College of New York, 2020