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Assistant Professor of Energy Economics
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Phone number(s): 
(814) 865-0982
Office Address: 
213 Hosler Building, University Park, PA
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Future Energy Supply
Research Summary: 
Research interests include energy industry restructuring, pricing issues and market design in the United States. Her current work focuses on equilibrium models of price manipulation in multi-settlement electricity markets; optimization models for the analysis of economic, environmental and reliability impacts of microgrid penetration in power networks; economic models assessing price and welfare effects of natural gas pipeline expansion projects.