Tatsuya Sakurahara

Title Ph.D. Candidate
Department Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering

In March 2013, Tatsuya Sakurahara received his Master’s degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Tokyo, Japan. He joined SoTeRiA in the following June 2013 as a Ph.D candidate and research assistant. Tatsuya’s main research focus is on the development of an integrated framework to advance Fire Probabilistic Risk Analysis (Fire PRA) of nuclear power plants. He had research experience both as a student at Japan Atomic Energy Agency (May 2012 to March 2013) and as a graduate research student at the University of Tokyo (April 2013 to June 2013).

Email sakurah2@nospam592554f4d0946.illinois.edu