Post-Doctoral Fellow (GridSTART)

Hawai'i Natural Energy Institute, SOEST, Extramural funds.  To begin approximately October 1, 2017. 

Training to be performed:  Participate in research projects on smart grid, micro grid, renewable energy integration, and power systems.  Training consists of data collection and analysis, power system modeling and analysis, development of microgrid and distributed energy resource control, and other engineering analyses, studies, reports and presentations. 

Post-Doctoral Fellow (Solar Hydrogen Modeling)

Hawai’i Natural Energy Institute, SOEST, temporary, extramural funds. 

Training to be performed:  Participate in research on techno-economic analysis of a green process to produce bioplastics and drop-in transportation fuels from carbon dioxide, water and solar energy.  Training includes water electrolysis, microbial CO2 fixation, unit operation and simulation, process integration and flowsheet diagram, and process economics.