Benjamin R Betzler

Research & Development Staff

Dr. Benjamin R. Betzler is an outcome-focused reactor physics nuclear engineer with demonstrated experience and performance on research and development programs for a variety of sponsors, including leading diverse multi-organization teams. He has recognized expertise in both reactor analysis and methods development, with specialized knowledge of Monte Carlo radiation transport methods (alpha-eigenvalue methods, time-dependent problems, and matrix methods and applications of Markov processes) and advanced reactor systems (e.g., molten salt reactors, microreactors, high-temperature gas-cooled reactors, and space propulsion systems). Dr. Betzler received his Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences from the University of Michigan in 2014.