Richard K. Lester

Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Articles & Papers

Richard K. Lester, “A Global Strategy for MIT”, May 2017.

Richard K. Lester, “Global MIT”, MIT Faculty Newsletter, Vol. XXIX No. 1 September / October 2016.

Junjie Cao, Armond Cohen, James Hansen, Richard Lester, Per Peterson, and Hongjie Xu, “China-U.S. Cooperation to Advance Nuclear Power”, Science, 353 (6299), 547–548, August 2016. Abstract and reprint. Full text.

R.K. Lester “A Roadmap for Nuclear Energy Technology” Issues in Science and Technology, Winter 2016

Richard Lester, Elisabeth Reynolds, Charles Sodini, Max Luke, Amaya Arcelus, “Growing Innovative Companies to Scale: How Does Massachusetts Measure Up?” MIT Industrial Performance Center Report, December 2015

R.K. Lester, D. Hart, “Closing the Energy-Demonstration Gap” Issues in Science and Technology, Winter 2015

E. Bates, M.J.Driscoll, R.K. Lester, B.W. Arnold, “Can Deep Boreholes Solve America’s Nuclear Waste Problem?” Energy Policy, February 2014

Richard Lester, “Energy Innovation”, in Production in the Innovation Economy, Richard M. Locke and Rachel L. Wellhausen (eds), MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013.

“The Energy Question”, in Nuclear Engineering International, January 2013.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology