• Strategic Energy Institute Hosts Roadmapping Workshop on “Energy in the Information Age”

  • Ajeet Rohatgi Named NAI Fellow

  • Georgia Tech and Ga. DNR Launch Energy Resource Assessment and Planning Tool

  • Energy, Environment, and Economic Development: Exploring Georgia’s Aviation Biofuels Potential     

  • Public Policy Professor Authors First Textbook on Energy Efficiency 

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Why Strategic Energy Institute?

The Georgia Tech Strategic Energy Institute integrates energy activities across the nation's largest technology university – from generation to distribution to use. Whether it’s commercializing a technology to address a specific challenge or designing a roadmap for focusing resources, we understand the systems, technologies and context of the ever-evolving nature of energy production and use.

New Faculty Spotlights

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Mathematics

    Molei Tao joined Georgia Tech’s School of Mathematics in 2014. Prior to joining Georgia Tech, he held the prestigious postdoctoral position of Courant Instructor in the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University.

  • George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

    Marta Hatzell joined the George Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering in August 2015.Prior to joining Georgia Tech, she completed a postdoctoral research fellowship in the department of Material Science and Engineering at the University of Ill

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Civil & Environment Engineering (CEE)

    Chloe Arson is an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She teaches Mechanics of Materials, Finite Element Methods and Tunneling.

  • Assistant Professor
    George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

    Matthew McDowell joined Georgia Tech in the fall of 2015 as an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering and the School of Materials Science and Engineering.

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Physics

    Dr. Mourigal joined Georgia Tech in 2015 as an assistant professor in the School of Physics. Prior to joining Georgia Tech, he completed a three-year postdoctoral research fellowship at the Institute for Quantum Matter at Johns Hopk

  • Assistant Professor
    George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

    Cassandra Telenko joined Georgia Tech in January 2015. Her prior appointments include a postdoctoral research position in the MIT-SUTD International Design Centre with joint appointments at MIT and the Singapore University of Technology and D

  • Assistant Professor
    School of Public Policy (SPP)

    Alice Favero joined the Georgia Tech faculty in 2014 and is a visiting Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy where she teaches Environmental Policy (undergraduate) and Climate Change policy (undergraduate and graduate).

Engage in Georgia Tech Energy Research


Engaging the Campus and Community in Energy Challenges

Technology Transfer

Supporting Successful Scientific and Technological Innovation

Funding Opportunities

Solving the Toughest Challenges Facing Society,Government,and Industry.

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Energy 101

Energy 101 Led by  Strategic Energy Institute Fellow Dr. Sam V. Shelton



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