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Jianli Gu

Researcher III-Cloud Systems Engineering


Jianli Gu is a member of the Advanced Data Analytics & Tools Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center, and works closely with scientists and researchers at NREL to solve and eliminate data-related concerns.

Research Interests

Jianli has broad research interests including but not limited to cloud data systems, open-source geospatial technologies, Internet of Things (IoT), and real-time anomaly detection, and likes to solve real-world problems by applying state-of-the-art technologies.


M.S., Mathematics, Colorado State University (2016)
M.Ag., Information Engineering in Resource and Environment, Huazhong Agricultural University (2012)
B.S., Geographic Information System, Huazhong Agricultural University (2009)

Prior Work Experience

Data Engineer, DuPont Pioneer, Johnston, IA (2018)
Software Engineer, Ajax Analytics, Fort Collins, CO (2017)
Data Engineer, ESRI China, Beijing (2012)