Jeff Cumpston | AIChE

Jeff Cumpston

Jeff Cumpston, Phd, is a postdoctoral researcher at Rheinisch-­Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen Univ. His research focuses include optimization of CSP power plant layouts and optimization of energy storage scheduling to maximize revenue in variable electricity markets. He has conducted atmospheric monitoring at Australia’s Davis Station in Antarctica. Cumpston received a BS in Physics, a Bachelor of Photonics, and a PhD in solar engineering from Australian National Univ. He was awarded the Australian Solar Energy Society’s Wal Read Memorial Prize and the Australian Institute of Energy’s Post Graduate Research Award.