Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group
Junling Huang studies the value of emerging battery storage technologies in enhancing opportunities for electricity systems, with particular focus on the United States and China. The overarching theme for his research is to develop a strategy for developing and deploying a cleaner and more efficient electricity system.
Giorgio Ruffolo Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Sustainability Science Program/Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group
Zhu Liu researchs anthropogenic impact on global environmental change; he quantifies energy-related carbon emissions in China and explores policy implications for China's low-carbon development pathway. He received his Ph.D. from the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Senior Fellow, Environment and Natural Resources Program
Cristine Russell is a former national science reporter for The Washington Post and is the current president of the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing. Ms. Russell's research focuses on science writing and how to improve news media coverage of controversial science policy issues.
Giorgio Ruffolo Doctoral Research Fellow, Sustainability Science Program/Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group
Tian Tang is a Ph.D. candidate in public administration at Syracuse University. Her research focuses on assessing the impacts of energy policies on the development and deployment of renewable energy technologies in China and the United States.
Research Fellow, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program/Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group
Lei Xu is a Ph.D candidate at the School of Public Policy and Management in Tsinghua University, China. His research interests mainly focus on innovation policy and management including sustainability transition, innovation systems, innovation finance, university entrepreneurship as well as science policy.