Francesco Fuso Nerini
Assistant Professor, Deputy Director at KTH-dESA
Francesco joined the division in June 2017 as Assistant Professor. His research interests include the analysis of energy systems for policy support in all countries, and the inter-relations between action on energy systems and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
Before joining the division, Francesco worked and/or studied in diverse contexts in 9 different countries, spanning from academia to national and international organizations. He holds a PhD in Energy Systems Analysis from KTH, with a dissertation focusing on tools to support energy access policies, and 3 MSc degrees in Environmental and Sustainable Energy Engineering (from Politecnico Di Milano, Italy; UPC, Spain; and KTH,Sweden). Moreover, Francesco has post-doctoral experience from the UCL-Energy Institute at University College London and from the World Energy Outlook team at the International Energy Agency. Francesco also worked at the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and the Environment and as guest researcher both in Australia (Melbourne Energy Institute of Melbourne University) and Brazil (Federal University of Pará). Finally he is currently a research fellow at the Payne Institute of the Colorado School of Mines in the US.