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Will Usher

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor in Integrated Systems Analysis for Sustainable Development
  • KTH Royal Institute of Technology
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About

William Usher is Infrastructure System Modeller at University of Oxford. Will's research interests in model integration, infrastructure system of systems, energy modelling include the analysis of risk and uncertainty within the UK and global energy systems. One of the main challenges involves quantifying the probabilities, costs and ultimately risks of failure of technologies, policy and carbon targets given the challenges in meeting climate change.

Recent publications

  • Getting to Net-Zero Emissions: Lessons from Latin America and the Caribbean

    • Vogt-schilb A
    • Bank I
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  • An expert elicitation of climate, energy and economic uncertainties

    • Usher W
    • Strachan N
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor in Integrated Systems Analysis for Sustainable Development

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

June 2019 - Present

Infrastructure System Modeller

University of Oxford, Environmental Change Institute

August 2016 - May 2019(3 years)

Research Associate in Transport & Shipping

University College London Energy Institute

April 2016 - July 2016(3 months)

Research Associate in Energy and Modelling

UCL Energy Institute

September 2009 - January 2012(2 years)

Education

PhD Energy & Modelling

University College London Energy Institute

January 2012 - January 2016(4 years)

MSc Environmental Technology

Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College

October 2008 - September 2009(a year)

Groups

Co-authors (22)