Dr. Prakash Rao is a Research Scientist within the Buildings and Industrial Applications Department at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, California. Dr. Rao conducts research and analysis into the potential for reducing the energy consumption and water use impacts of the US manufacturing sector while maintaining its productivity. Dr. Rao also conducts analysis of large-scale desalination, focusing on its energy implications and reduction opportunities. Dr. Rao received his doctorate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Rutgers University and his bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Energy/Environmental Policy Research Scientist/Engineer
Characterizing manufacturing wastewater in the United States for the purpose of analyzing energy requirements for reuse
U.S. Industrial and Commercial Motor System Market Assessment Report Volume 1: Characteristics of the Installed Base
Energy considerations associated with increased adoption of seawater desalination in the United States