Faculty & Staff

New Faculty Highlight

Focus on new faculty: Juliana Pacheco Duarte, enhancing the safety of nuclear reactors

Juliana Pacheco Duarte received her PhD in nuclear engineering from UW-Madison in 2018. In 2022, she returned to UW-Madison as an assistant professor in the Department of Engineering Physics. Duarte’s research focuses on analyzing the safety of nuclear reactors – both current reactors and advanced reactors – using a mix of experimental and computational methods.