Expert of the Week: Behnam Zakeri – an expert in quantitative analysis and systems engineering
Our Expert of the Week Behnam Zakeri is passionate about the solutions that promise a more creative, happier, more environmental-friendly, healthier, and more inclusive society.
“I have a diverse educational background, suitable to deal with different challenges in the energy sector. From a BSc. in Mechanical Engineering with focus on building energy solutions to a master’s degree in Energy Technology focused on renewable energy systems, and a PhD in Energy Economics and Modelling. I have minor studies in Industrial Management and Environmental Engineering as well.”
Behnam is an expert in quantitative analysis and systems engineering. By applying methods such as modelling and simulation, operations research and network theory, he can help in different energy-environment related projects.
The potential projects can be, for example, feasibility study of a specific technology or energy solution, designing a zero-energy building, improving energy efficiency of an industrial plant, minimizing environmental footprint of a community, modelling of an urban energy system, and analyzing energy markets and policies.
“I would like to offer added value to my clients, not only by providing a high-quality consultancy, but also by handing over models and tools I create. I can help to train your experts to employ such software packages and tools in similar projects.”