# Bredesen Center Graduate Students

## Energy Science and Engineering

Syeda Mariya Absar

sabsar1@vols.utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Melissa Allen

mallen24@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Seong Jin An

san2@vols.utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Energy Science and Engineering

John Anderson

jander43@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Jayde Aufrecht

jaufrech@vols.utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Sietske Barnes

sbarne11@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Materials Science and Engineering

Tony Bova

abova@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Jamieson Brechtl

jbrechtl@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Keith Britt

kbritt2@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Andrew Burch

aburch2@utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Mechanical Engineering

Maria Fernanda Campa

mcampa@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Patrick Caveney

pcaveney@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Charles Chin

cchin@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Mark Christian

mchris18@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Emily Clark

ebuckman@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Scott Curran

scurran@utk.edu

Transportation Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Mary Alice Cusentino

mcusenti@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Victoria DiStefano

vdistefa@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Anthony Gianfrancesco

agianfra@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Callie Goetz

kgoetz@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Amanda Haglund

ahaglund@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Materials Science and Engineering

Chris Hartnett

chrishartnett@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Energy Science and Engineering

Jacob Houser

jhouse11@utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Mechanical Engineering

Timothy Jackson

tjacks24@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Engineering

Nannan Jiang

njiang3@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Engineering

Edward Jones

edward.jones@utk.edu

Distributed Energy and Grid Management

Electrical Engineering

Steven Jones

sjone115@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Andrew Kaminsky

akamins1@utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Mechanical Engineering

Vincent Kandagor

vkandago@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Energy Science and Engineering

Justin Knowles

knowles@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Mallory Ladd

mladd5@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Travis Lange

tlange@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Andrew Lepore

alepore1@utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Energy Science and Engineering

Alex Lewis

alewis53@utk.edu

Bioenergy & Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Congyi Li

cli26@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Meng Li

mli19@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology

Yunchao Li

yli107@utk.edu

Energy Conversion and Storage

Energy Science and Engineering

Kun Lou

klou@vols.utk.edu

Energy Conversion and Storage

Energy Science and Engineering

Jeff Lux

jlux1@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Artem Maksov

amaksov@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Energy Science and Engineering

Katherine Manz

kmanz1@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Jake McMurray

jmcmurr6@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

John Izaak Miller

jmill165@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Robert Moseley

rmosele4@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Eric Muckley

emuckley@vols.utk.edu

Energy Materials

Energy Science and Engineering

Kristian Myhre

kmyhre@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Liz Norred

snorred@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Akinola Oyedele

aoyedele@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Beth Papanek

bpapanek@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Esther Parrish

esulliva@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Alan Pezeshki

apez@utk.edu

Energy Conversion and Storage

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Kumaraguru Prabakar

kprabaka@utk.edu

Distributed Energy and Grid Management

Energy Science and Engineering

Narendran Raghavan

nraghava@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Emilio Ramirez

eramirez@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Mike Richards

mricha44@vols.utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Asa Roy

aroy4@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Kyle Sander

ksande26@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Zach Seibers

zseibers@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Stephen Signore

ssignore@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Peter Shankles

pshankle@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Ben Shassere

bshasser@utk.edu

Cross-Cutting Energy Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Guinevere Shaw

gshaw2@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Melissa “Missy” Showers

mshower1@vols.utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Mitchell Smith

msmit258@utk.edu

Distributed Energy and Grid Management

Energy Science and Engineering

Niyanth Sridharan

sniyanth@utk.edu

Energy Materials

Energy Science and Engineering

Susanna Sutherland

ssutherl@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Kemper Talley

ktalley5@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Humaira Taz

htaz@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Adam Thompson

rthomp46@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

Micah Till

mtill@utk.edu

Distributed Energy and Grid Management

Electrical Engineering

Jennifer Trumbo

jtrumbo@utk.edu

Environmental and Climate Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Erik Walker

ewalk@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Engineering

Tracey Wellington

twelling@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

GEM Fellow

Grant Williams

gwilli25@utk.edu

Nuclear Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

Reed Wittman

rwittma1@utk.edu

Energy Storage and Conversion

Energy Science and Engineering

Stephen Wood

swood19@utk.edu

Renewable Energy

Energy Science and Engineering

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Tong Wu

twu11@utk.edu

Transportation Sciences

Energy Science and Engineering

Ernesto Zuleta

ezuleta@utk.edu

Bioenergy and Biofuels

Energy Science and Engineering

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## Distinguished Graduate Fellowship

Jerel Culliss

julliss@utk.edu

Electrical Engineering

Tom Daly

tdaly1@utk.edu

Nuclear Engineering

Nicholas Dexter

ndexter@utk.edu

Mathematics

Ryan Ginder

rginder@utk.edu

Materials Science

TN-SCORE Energy Scholar

Vincent Heningburg

vheningb@utk.edu

Mathematics

Anthony Wong

awong7@utk.edu

Materials Science and Engineering

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## Contact Information

**Lee Riedinger**

Professor of Physics

Director

**Mike Simpson**

Professor of Material Sciences and Engineering

Assistant Director

**Wanda Davis**

Assistant to the Director

443 Greve Hall

821 Volunteer Blvd
University of Tennessee

Knoxville, TN 37996

865-974-7999

**Ben Allen**

Coordinator & Recruiter

418 Greve Hall

821 Volunteer Blvd
University of Tennessee

Knoxville, TN 37996

865-974-9374

Fax: 865-974-9482