Siyuan Chen

Visiting PhD student

Siyuan Chen is a PhD student from Tsinghua University (China) where he got his BSc (2012-2016) in the Department of Energy and Power Engineering.

Siyuan’s research interests involve power generation expansion planning, energy system modelling, energy strategy and energy policy. He is now the lead investigator for the project ‘The optimal mix and technology roadmap of power generation and power grids under the low carbon emission target in China’ funded by The Energy Foundation.

Siyuan is visiting Imperial College for six months funded the Short-term Visiting PhD Student Program of Tsinghua University, and he will be working in clean and low-carbon transition pathway for China’s power sector, supervised by Sustainable Gas Institute researchers.