EPP Faculty :: Jeremy J. Michalek

Jeremy J. Michalek

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue
Scaife Hall 324
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: (412) 268-3765

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering / Engineering and Public Policy

Vehicle Systems and Vehicle Electrification, Techno-Economic and Environmental Assessment, Energy and Green Design, Choice Models, Optimization

Education

  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2005
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2001
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon, 1999

Positions Held

Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
     Mechanical Engineering (July 2010 - present)
     Engineering and Public Policy (July 2011 - present)
     Engineering and Public Policy, affiliated (July 2010 - June 2011)
Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
     Mechanical Engineering (July 2005 - June 2010)
     Engineering and Public Policy, affiliated (June 2007 - June 2010)
Director, Carnegie Mellon Design Decisions Laboratory (July 2005 - present)
     http://www.cmu.edu/me/ddl
Director, Carnegie Mellon Vehicle Electrification Group (2012 - present)
Co-Director, Carnegie Mellon Vehicle Electrification Group (Jan 2009 - 2012)
     http://www.cmu.edu/cit/veg
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Jan 2005 - June 2005)
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
     University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Research Interests

Jeremy directs the Vehicle Electrification Group, which studies vehicle and battery systems, life cycle implications, and public policy. Jeremy also directs the Design Decision Laboratory, which studies the preferences and economics that drive design tradeoff decisions as well as the impact of those decisions on public and private stakeholders. Jeremy is a member of the Green Design Institute and the Center for Climate and Energy Decision Making.

Jeremy has delivered policy briefs on Capitol Hill, and his work has appeared in media outlets such as the New York Times and the Washington Post. For more information, see http://www.cmu.edu/me/ddl/jmichalek/

Selected Publications

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