Presenter Profile: Dr. Lukas Swan

8f225bd0bc9232df387e3dcf57750add_LukasSwanPhotoDr. Lukas Swan
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Dalhousie University

An assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering at Dalhousie University, Dr. Swan is a professional engineer involved with both R&D and commercial aspects of a broad array of renewable and alternative energy technologies. His passion is sustainable and efficient energy generation, storage, and conversion mechanisms, with the intent of displacing conventional fossil fuel use. Drawing on his experience as a commercial wind developer and several years consulting for manufacturers of battery electric vehicles, he has set his research objectives on developing energy storage technologies and management methods to allow for the increased integration of renewable energy with the electricity grid. He received his BSc at California Polytechnic San Luis Obispo and both his MSc and PhD from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Is storage the missing link to making renewable energy a competitive energy option?

Find out at the 2013 Renewable Energy Conference.


Posted on March 26, 2013, in REC2013 and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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