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Ahmad Mayyas

Researcher III-Systems Engineering

Ahmad.Mayyas@nrel.gov | 303-384-7446

Ahmad Mayyas is a member of the Industrial Systems and Fuels Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Areas of Expertise

Life-cycle assessment of renewable and sustainable energy systems

Design for sustainability/environment for automobiles

Sustainable manufacturing and energy analysis

Advanced engineering materials (plastic and metal composites)

Research Interests

Life-cycle assessment of renewable and sustainable energy systems

Techno-economic analysis of sustainable energy systems (e.g., fuel cells and lithium-ion batteries)

Education

Ph.D in Automotive Engineering, Clemson University (2012)

M.Sc. in Automotive Engineering, Clemson University (2011)

M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) (2007)

B.S. in Engineering, JUST (2003)

Prior Work Experience

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of California-Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) (20132015)

Quality Engineer, Spartanburg Steel Products (20122013)

Research Assistant, Clemson University-International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) (20092012)

Intern/Reliability Engineer, Universal Instruments (20082009)

Featured Publications

Fuel Cell Forklift Deployment in the U.S., John Wiley & Sons-VHC (2016)

A Total Cost of Ownership Model for Low Temperature PEM Fuel Cells in Combined Heat and Power and Backup Power Applications, LBNL Technical Report (2014)

Sustainable lightweight vehicle design: a case study of eco-material selection for body-in-white, International Journal of Sustainable Manufacturing (August 2014)

Measures of Sustainability: A Case Study of Materials Selection for Eco-lightweight Auto-bodies, Journal of Cleaner Production (2013)

Knowledge Based System, Equipped with Cluster Analysis for Eco-Material Selection, An Automobile Structure Case Study, International Journal of Sustainable Engineering International Journal of Sustainable Engineering (2014)

Design for Sustainability in Automotive Industry: A Comprehensive Review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (2012)

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