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Nicholas Grue

Researcher III-Geospatial Science

Nick.Grue@nrel.gov | 303-384-7278

Nick Grue is a member of the Geospatial Data Science team within the Systems Modeling & Geospatial Data Science Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

Areas of Expertise

Programmatic geospatial data analysis using parallel processing
High performance computing
Renewable resource technical potential and supply curve analysis
Spatial database utilization
Rapid analysis of large geospatial datasets Analysis framework development
International and multi-lateral coordination for development of renewable energy and geospatial analysis products

Research Interests

Rapid, web-based renewable resource analysis
International renewable energy and geospatial analysis capacity building
Programmatic analysis development and optimization
Contributing to open-source data analysis products
Climate change and grid resilience
Shaping vision for future geospatial endeavors

Education

B.A. in Geography and Environmental Science, University of Colorado at Denver
Certificate in Geographic Information Science, University of Colorado at Denver

Prior Work Experience

U.S. Geological Survey, Lakewood, CO
LAV Commander, U.S. Marine Corps, MCAGCC Twentynine Palms, CA