Our team

Faculty

Ruchi Choudhary

Ruchi Choudhary

Research associates

Monika Kreitmair

Monika Kreitmair

Nikolas Makasis

Nikolas Makasis

Rebecca Ward

Rebecca Ward

Zach Xuereb Conti

Zach Xuereb Conti

Chaoqun Zhuang

Chaoqun Zhuang

André Paul Neto-Bradley

André Paul Neto-Bradley

Graduate students

Mingda Yuan

Mingda Yuan

Max Langtry

Max Langtry

Vijja Wichitwechkarn

Vijja Wichitwechkarn

Collaborators

Katrin Menberg

Katrin Menberg

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Amir Bazaz

Amir Bazaz

Indian Institute for Human Settlements, India

Asal Bidarmaghz

Asal Bidarmaghz

UNSW Sydney, Australia

Kenichi Soga

Kenichi Soga

UC Berkeley, California, USA

Adrian Chong

Adrian Chong

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Ryozo Ooka

Ryozo Ooka

The University of Tokyo, Japan

Alumni

Past PhD Students

  • Andre Paul Neto-Bradley , 2017-2021 [now PDRA at U. of Cambridge]

  • Yohei Kiguchi, 2014-2021 [now CEO of Japan Energy Capital]

  • Rebecca Ward (1/2 time), 2014-2021 [now PDRA at Turing]

  • Melanie Jans-Singh, 2016-2020 [now researcher at BEIS, UK]

  • Bryn Pickering , 2015-2019 [ow senior researcher at ETH Zurich, Switzerland]

  • Adnan Mortada, 2013-2018 [now partner of Japan Energy Capital]

  • Yi Zhang (co-supervisor with K. Soga), 2011-2015 [now Researcher at Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute, China]

  • Akomeno Omu, 2010-2014. [now Dean of Faculty at African Leadership University, Mauritius]

  • Denis Garber (with co-supervisor K. Soga), 2010-2013. [now at WorleyParsons, Canada]

  • Adam Ryansek, 2009-2013. [now Asst. Prof. at U. of British Columbia, Canada]

  • Adam Booth, 2009-2013. [now political activist and writer for Socialist Appeal, UK]

Past Research Associates

  • Dr. Asal Bidarmaghz, 2017-2019 [now Asst. Prof. at UNSW Sydney, Australia]

  • Tim Troendle, 2016-2017 [now senior researcher at ETH Zurich, Switzerland]

  • Dr. Qi Li, 2016-2017 [now PDRA at Argonne National Lab, USA]

  • Dr. Kathrin Menberg, 2014-2017 [now Asst. Prof. at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany]

  • Dr. Adam Rysanek, 2013-2014. [now Asst. Prof. at U. of British Columbia, Canada]

  • Dr. Wei Tian, 2011-2013. [now Professor at Tianjin U., China]

  • Dr. Yeonsook Heo, 2010. [now Associate Professor at Korea University, S. Korea]

  • Rosalia Pacheco Torres, 2012. [now Asst. Prof. at Polytechnic U. of Madrid, Spain]

Visiting Researchers

  • Dr. Cheryl Wong Sze Yin, Scientist, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore, Oct-Nov 2019

  • Dr. K. Menberg, Assistant Professor, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, July 2019

  • Andrea Imaz, Perkins & Will, UK, Jan-August 2019

  • Dr. W. Choi, Assistant Professor, U. of Tokyo, July 2019

  • Holger Kessler, Ricky Terrington, Stephen Thorpe, British Geological Survey, Oct 2017-March 2018

  • Dr. W. Choi, Post Doctoral Researcher, U. of Tokyo, June 2017

  • Dr. H. Kikumoto, Assistant Professor, U. of Tokyo, June 2017

  • Olga Mikhaylova, PhD Student, U. of Melbourne, Australia, Jan-March 2016

  • Martin Kristensen, PhD Student, Aarhus University, Denmark, Summer 2016

  • Joris Doumouro, Engineering Internship, Ecole Normale Superieure Paris-Saclay, France, 2015-16

  • Rui Cheng, PhD. Candidate, Tsinghua University, China, Oct 2013-March 2014

  • Joakim Munkhammar, PhD Candidate, Uppsala University, Sweden, April 2013

  • Dr. Inanici, Associate Professor, Dept. of Architecture, U. of Washington, Seattle, USA, August 2013

  • Dr. Yohei Yamaguchi, Assistant Professor, Urban Energy Systems, Osaka Univ., Japan, Dec 2012