© 2019 by Titans of Nuclear. Produced by the Energy Impact Center: www.energyimpactcenter.org

In this episode, we discuss...

  • James Duderstadt's beginnings in science and academia and his journey through the nuclear industry

  • James’ work on Project Rover, an American project to develop a nuclear thermal rocket

  • Why James believes nuclear energy is a viable answer to reversing climate change

  • How the University of Michigan played a crucial role in the creation of the Internet and pioneered the Hathi Trust digital library project

  • How regulated markets have driven up the price of building nuclear plants in the United States

  • Why big companies aren’t investing in higher education anymore

  • The incredible benefits Artificial Intelligence could mean for nuclear and the obstacles we must first overcome

James Duderstadt

President Emeritus, University of Michigan