Mark Barrett

Mark Barrett

Senior Lecturer

Mark Barrett

Senior Lecturer
UCL Energy Institute
Mark.Barrett@ucl.ac.uk

Biography

Dr Mark Barrett (Systems) bought new systems modeling skills to UCL via a short-term Platform funded fellowship. He moved to a RCUK Academic Fellowship and is now a Senior Lecturer. As a consultant and academic, he has 30 years’ experience modelling and developing policies for energy demand and supply systems, and transport systems so as to meet environmental, economic and energy objectives. He has developed overall scenarios of energy and emissions, and the transport (surface and aviation) and electricity sectors in European countries, including trade optimisation.

He has worked at international, national and regional levels in the UK, Europe and Asia for clients including Universities, the European Commission, the European Environment Agency, UK Government departments, the Japan Clean Air Programme, local authorities, private companies and consultancies, and non-governmental environmental organisations.

Dr Barrett is currently a Co-I on the EDF/EPSRC ‘Energy People and Buildings’ project, the EPSRC funded ‘Low Carbon Shipping’ project and Energy Technology Institute funded projects on ‘Distributed Energy and Thermal Efficiency’ in the domestic sector.

For a full list of publications please click here.

Projects

W8UP7 Heat storage optimisation in district heating schemes

W2UP9 Incorporating behaviour into energy system models

W2UP18 – Best practice in demand-side management policy

W2UP15 – The spatiotemporal patterns of energy demand and supply in the UK

W2UP15 – The spatiotemporal patterns of energy demand and supply in the UK

Supervisors