Rachel Slaybaugh

Assistant Professor, Nuclear Engineering, UC Berkeley
Program Director, ARPA-E
BIDS Faculty Affiliate

Real name: 
Rachel Slaybaugh

Rachel Slaybaugh is an Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. Slaybaugh researches computational methods applied to nuclear reactors, nuclear non-proliferation and security, and shielding. She recently served as a Program Director at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) and has served on the Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee (NEAC). She is the founding Board Chair for Good Energy Collective, and a Senior Fellow at the Breakthrough Institute. Prof. Slaybaugh is developing programs to train and inspire the next generation to innovate in clean energy, including the Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp, and also focuses on improving transparency and reproducibility in computational science and scientific publication. 


July 5, 2021 / 9:00am to July 9, 2021 / 5:00pm

November 27, 2018 / 4:10pm to 5:00pm

August 1, 2016 / 9:00am to August 12, 2016 / 6:00pm

February 19, 2016 / 1:10pm to 2:30pm