Team

Efficiency and Distributed Energy Resources

Brock GLasgo
Post Doctoral Fellow


Understanding Residential Energy Consumption
Tobi Adekanye
PhD Student


Energy Efficient Buildings
with:

Alex Davis

Priya Donti
PhD Student
Website
Distributed Energy Resources
with:

Zico Kolter

Nichole Hanus
PhD Student


Decisions in Energy Technology Investments 
with:

Gabrielle Wong-Parodi

Nyla Khan
Master Student


Master Student with Civil & Environmental Engineering


with:

Brock Glasgo

The Future of Energy Systems

Michael Whiston
Post Doctoral Fellow


with:

Jay Whitacre

Greg Schivley
PhD Student


A Carbon Index for the United States
with:

Costa Samaras

Shayak Sengupta
PhD Student


Air Quality Modeling
with:

Peter Adams

Evan Sherwin
PhD Student


Energy Efficiency
with:

Max Henrion

Daniel Sun
PhD Student


Environmental and Health Consequences from Electricity
Ashwin Kumar Balaji
Master Student


Air Pollution Control Technologies
Aravind Retna Kumar
Visiting Graduate Student


A Carbon Index for India

Program: MS in Energy Science, Technology and Policy


with:

Rahul Tongia

Transportation Systems

Matthew Bruchon
PhD Student


Optimization of Fleet Operations
with:

Jeremy Michalek

Jake Ward
PhD Student

Vehicle Sharing Services
with:

Jeremy Michalek and Costa Samaras

Behavior Perceptions and Choice

Cristobal de la Maza
PhD Student


Environmental Choices
with:

Alex Davis

Brian Sergi
PhD Student


Decisions for Low Carbon-Emission Electricity Generation
with:

Alex Davis and Nick Muller

Alumni

Akhil Mathur   
Perceptions of Energy Use

(2017) MA in Engineering and Public Policy


Brock Glasgo   
Understanding Residential Energy Consumption

(2017) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Long Lam   
Wind and Solar PV Innovation in China

(2017) PhD in Engineering and Pubic Policy


Vedran Lesic   
Perceptions of Energy Consumption

(2017) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Daniel Posen   
Life-Cycle Assessment Of Bio-Plastics

(2016) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Fan Tong   
Understanding The Consequences Of Different Natural Gas Uses For The U.S. Energy System

(2016) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Julian Lamy   
Remote Wind Integration

(2016) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Nathaniel Horner   
Energy Use In The Information And Communication Technology Sector

(2016) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Stephanie Seki   
Understanding The Impacts Of Alternative Fuel Use In The Transportation Sector

(2016) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Nathaniel Gilbraith   
Characterizing the Uncertainty in Energy Savings and Cost-Effectiveness from Energy Efficiency Programs Using Marginal Emissions Factors

(2015) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Sam Markolf   
Understanding City Level Emissions In The United States

(2015) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy and Civil and Environmental Engineering


Ahmed Abdullah   
Exploring the Deployment Potential of Small Modular Reactors

(2014) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Alan Jenn   
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Policies: Regulations and Incentives in the US

Program: (2014) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Ivonne Pena-Cabra   
Wind in Portugal

(2014) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Jihoon Min   
Energy Efficient Lighting: Consumer Preferences, Choices, And System Wide Effects

(2014) in Engineering and Public Policy


Russell Meyer   
Analysis Of Selected Regulatory Interventions To Improve Energy Efficiency

(2014) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Catherine Izard   
An Infrastructure Flow Model For The Electric Sector In The United Stated Under Climate Policy Constraints

(2013) PhD in the dual program in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy


Huimin Tan
A Transition To Energy-Efficient Lighting Systems In The U.s. Residential Sector: An Assessment Of Consumer Preferences And Perceptions

(2013) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy


Ricardo André de Almeida Gomes
Analysing The Impact Of Energy Efficiency Measures In The Evolution Of Energy Demand In Portugal Over The Next Two Decades

(2013) MSc in Mechanical Engineering, IST-Portugal


Brinda Thomas   
Energy Efficiency And Rebound Effects In The U.S.: Implications For Renewables Investment And Emissions Abatement

(2012) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy

 

 


Daniel Weissman
Application of Statistical Methods to Special Urban Metabolism Models

(2012) PhD program in Sustainable Energy Systems from the MIT-Portugal program. 


Kyle Siler-Evans   
Evaluating Interventions In The Us Electricity System: Assessments Of Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, And Small-Scale Co-Generation

(2012) PhD in Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University


Michael Blackhurst   
Energy Efficiency

(2010) Dual PhD program in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy


PhD Committee Service

  • Jose Prada (current student in Engineering and Public Policy.) Lead advisor: Marija Ilic.
  • Ricardo Prada (current student at PhD in Engineering and Public Policy at IST Portugal.) Regulatory Frameworks and Incentives Adequacy to Foster the Electric Power Distribution of the Future. Lead Advisor: Pedro Carvalho).
  • Stephanie Seki PhD in Engineering and Public Policy, 2016. Understanding the impacts of alternative fuel use in the transportation sector. Lead advisor: Mike Griffin.
  • Felipe Faria PhD in Engineering and Public Policy, CMU, 2016. Climate consequences of hydropower in Brasil. Lead Advisor: Paulina Jaramillo.
  • Patrícia Fortes PhD in Environmental Science, Nova University, Portugal, 2014. Clearing the cloudy crystal balls: Hybrid modelling for energy and climate change mitigation scenarios. Lead advisor: Júlia Seixas.
  • Ana Catarina Gonçalves PhD in sustainable Energy Systems at IST-Portugal, 2014. Modeling Urban Growth and Electricity Consumption: the power of power laws. Lead advisor: Tiago Domingos.
  • Marta Alexandra dos Reis Lopes PhD at U.Coimbra, 2014. Modelling Energy Behaviors in Buildings towards Energy Efficiency. Lead Advisor: Carlos Hengeller Antunes.
  • Jared Moore PhD in Engineering and Public Policy, 2014. Lead Advisor: Jay Apt.
  • Mili-Ann Tamayao PhD in the dual program between Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering and Public Policy, 2014. Lead advisors: Scott Matthews, Chris Hendrickson and Jeremy Michalek.
  • Grace Haaf PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2014. Lead advisor: Jeremy Michalek.
  • Joana Abreu, PhD program in Sustainable Energy Systems form the MIT-Portugal program, 2012. Topic: Smart-meter applications in Portugal.
  • Amanda Rehr, PhD in Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, 2011. Topic: Environmental decision support integrating scientific input, models, economic valuation, and stakeholder participation. Dr. Rehr is now a post-doctoral fellow at NOAA.