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Sita Syal

Sita Syal

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

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Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 2022
M.S. Product Design Engineering ("Design Impact"), Stanford University, 2020
M.Eng. Energy Systems Engineering, University of Michigan, 2014
B.S.E Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2013

Research Interests

Energy justice and equity, sustainable energy and mobility systems, human-centered design methods, design needfinding, socially-engaged design, community engagement, optimization, cost modeling, agent-based modeling, uncertainty quantification, multi-attribute decision making, energy policy.

Research Areas

Automotive & Future Transportation, Design, Energy

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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