Who should attend
- Professionals currently working in energy fields or those wishing to move into the field
- Product developers
- Product marketing managers
- Entrepreneurs, investors, accountants, and policy makers seeking a greater understanding of the energy industry and possibilities
About the course
The Energy Innovation and Emerging Technologies Program examines emerging technologies that will transform how we obtain, distribute and store energy. Through a variety of online energy courses, you may focus your studies based on your interests.
The program brings together some of the world's most preeminent researchers in the energy field to share their knowledge and expertise.
In this Certificate You Will...
- Gain a greater understanding of the entire energy landscape
- Learn the fundamentals of how each technology works and the relevant economics
- Obtain a clear picture of where each technology is headed and determine the opportunities to contribute to its development and marketing
- Receive valuable insights into what knowledge and experience are needed to be successful in these fields
- Learn how to make wise investments in energy companies
Choose any 4 courses:
- Solar Cells
- Past, Present and Future of Fossil Fuels
- Energy Storage
- Nuclear Energy - Why, How and Prospects
- Planning for a Sustainable Future with Wind, Water and the Sun
- Economics of the Clean Energy Transition
- Behaviorally Informed Design for Energy Conservation
- Building Energy Efficiency: Technology, Policy & Finance
- Smart Grid: Sensing, Data Analytics and Control
Research Statement Stefan Reichelstein is known internationally for his research on the interface of management accounting and economics. Much of his work has addressed issues in cost- and profitability analysis, decentralization, internal pricing and performance measurement. His research project...
Stephen Comello is the director of the Energy Business Innovations focus area at Stanford Graduate School of Business and is a senior research fellow at the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance. His work examines how technology, policy and organizations coevolve to influence the bus...
Dian Grueneich is an internationally recognized energy expert, has worked on energy policy for over four decades, and has received numerous awards for her work on energy efficiency, including the 30th Anniversary Award of the American Council for an Energy Efficiency Economy (ACEEE) for Outstand...
Originally trained as an architect, Banny Banerjee holds graduate degrees in Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, and Design. In India, he worked in the fields of architecture, structural engineering, adobe housing for the rural poor, and low embodied energy building systems. After coming to the...
Mark Z. Jacobson is Director of the Atmosphere/Energy Program and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford University. He is also a Senior Fellow of the Woods Institute for the Environment and Senior Fellow of the Precourt Institute for Energy. He received a B.S. in Civil Engi...
Burton Richter is the Paul Pigott Professor in the Physical Sciences, Stanford University and Director Emeritus at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. His research has centered on experimental particle physics with high-energy electrons and electron-positron colliding beams.Currently, he chai...
Yi Cui is a Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Stanford University. Cui studies nanoscale phenomena and their applications broadly defined. Research Interests: Nanocrystal and nanowire synthesis and self-assembly, electron transfer and transport in nanomaterials a...
Associate Professor of Chemistry Matthew Kanan develops new catalysts and chemical reactions for applications in renewable energy conversion and CO2 utilization. His group at Stanford University has recently developed a novel method to create plastic from carbon dioxide and inedible plant materia...
Mark Zoback is the Benjamin M. Page Professor of Geophysics and the Director of the Stanford Natural Gas Initiative at Stanford University. He co-directs SCITS Stanford Center for Induced and Triggered Seismicity (SCITS) and the Stanford Center for Carbon Storage (SCCS). Dr. Zoback conducts resea...
Mike McGehee is a Professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department and a Senior Fellow of the Precourt Institute for Energy. His research interests are developing new materials for smart windows and solar cells. He has taught courses on nanotechnology, nanocharacterization, organic s...
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