Specializes in techno-economic, environmental, and policy analysis of energy systems and clean energy technology assessments.
Dr. Babaee has over 12 years of research and expertise in techno-economic, environmental, and policy analysis of energy systems and clean energy technology assessment. The primary focus of her work has been on the application of energy-economic optimization models to assess a range of critical issues, including: energy consumption and fuel prices, technology innovation, air pollution and greenhouse gasses (GHGs), energy policies, and climate mitigation goals.
Dr. Babaee has experience with numerous models and databases, such as TIMES, MARKAL, GCAM-USA, FACETS, EPAUS9r, and NUSTD. Prior to joining OnLocation, she was an ORISE Fellow in the EPA’s Office of Research & Development for five years. She holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University.