Justin's mission is to secure a sustainable and livable planet for all through tech innovation, entrepreneurship, and informing policy. He seeks to design green cities and achieve deep carbon cuts by pursuing research in renewable energy systems, smart grids, and autonomous electrified transportation.

At Stanford University, Justin is a Ph.D. student in Civil and Environmental Engineering (Energy Systems). Previously, Justin obtained his M.S. in Electrical Engineering at Stanford and B.S. in Energy Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, with a minor degree in Electrical Engineering Computer Science (EECS).


Honors & Awards

  • School of Engineering Graduate Fellowship, Stanford University (April 2018)

Professional Affiliations and Activities

  • Graduate Student Researcher, Bits & Watts (2018 - Present)

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., University of California, Berkeley | College of Engineering, Energy Engineering major; Electrical Engineering Computer Science minor (2018)

All Publications

  • Using CPE Function to Size Capacitor Storage for Electric Vehicles and Quantifying Battery Degradation during Different Driving Cycles ENERGIES Zhang, C., Min, H., Yu, Y., Wang, D., Luke, J., Opila, D., Saxena, S. 2016; 9 (11)

    View details for DOI 10.3390/en9110903

    View details for Web of Science ID 000388580000045