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3/5 Smart Grid Seminar: Electric Grid Modernization

December 21, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Shriram 104

Speaker: Guohui Yuan from DOE, Solar Energy Technology Office

Bio: Dr. Guohui Yuan is the program manager for the systems integration (SI) subprogram within the Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO). His team supports research, development, and demonstration of technologies and solutions to enable the widespread deployment of solar energy on the nation’s electricity grid.

Dr. Yuan has been supporting SETO as a technical advisor since 2011. Previously, he held several key positions at industry-leading clean technology startups, including CURRENT Group, GridPoint, and WaveCrest Labs. Early in his career, he worked at COMSAT Labs as a systems scientist. He is a recognized thought leader and has many technical publications. He holds nine patents.

He holds a B.S. degree from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China and a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, College Park, both in physics.

Abstract: Check back for more info January 2020

Admission Info

Seminars are open to all Stanford students, faculty and staff.

Event Sponsor: 
Stanford Bits and Watts Initiative, Precourt Institute for Energy, TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering
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