Hallie Dunham

Researcher II-Model Engineering


Hallie Dunham comes to NREL with an electrical engineering background that has focused on control and optimization of integrated renewable energy systems. In her role at NREL, she works on a variety of projects leveraging and developing REopt, a techno-economic decision support tool for optimal sizing and dispatch of distributed energy systems. Her current work includes renewable energy screenings and research projects applying advanced optimization techniques to distributed energy resource planning.

Research Interests

Techno-economic planning and analysis of integrated renewable energy systems

Stochastic optimization of energy systems

Distributed energy resource participation in grid services

Intelligent control applications to distributed energy resources

Energy access and rural electrification


M.S., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

Associations and Memberships

Member, IEEE

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