Enabling technology development for the energy transition

Enabling technology development for the energy transition

How investors, policymakers and companies can foster the technologies needed to move beyond fossil fuels and build a more sustainable future From fully electric planes to the latest improvements in batteries, there seems to be no shortage of innovations for the energy transition. But with these innovations comes great responsibility. To make a lasting impact,…

Shedding light on complex power systems

Shedding light on complex power systems

Senior Research Scientist Marija Ilic is making electric energy systems future-ready. Marija Ilic — a senior research scientist at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, affiliate of the MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, senior staff in MIT Lincoln Laboratory’s Energy Systems Group, and Carnegie Mellon University professor emerita — is a researcher…

Preparing global online learners for the clean energy transition

Preparing global online learners for the clean energy transition

After a career devoted to making the electric power system more efficient and resilient, Marija Ilic came to MIT in 2018 eager not just to extend her research in new directions but to prepare a new generation for the challenges of the clean energy transition. To that end, Ilic, a senior research scientist in MIT’s Laboratory for Information…