Scott Moura

Scott Moura is the Clare and Hsieh Wen Shen Endowed Distinguished Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering and director of the Energy, Controls, & Applications Lab (eCAL) at the University of California, Berkeley. He is also faculty director of PATH and chair of the Engineering Science Program.

He received a B.S. degree from the University of California, Berkeley and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in 2006, 2008, and 2011, respectively, all in mechanical engineering. From 2011–13, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Cymer Center for Control Systems and Dynamics at the University of California, San Diego. In 2013, he was a visiting researcher at the Centre Automatique et Systèmes at MINES ParisTech in Paris, France. His research interests include control, optimization and machine learning for batteries, electrified vehicles and distributed energy resources.

Research interests: control, optimization, machine learning, batteries, electrified vehicles,  distributed energy resources.

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  • UC Berkeley | Civil & Environmental Engineering