Mary Ann Piette is a Senior Scientist, Director of the Building Technology and Urban Systems Division and Senior Science Advisor to the Associate Lab Director of Energy Technologies Area at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She oversees LBNL's building energy research activities with the US Department of Energy and over 25 other R&D sponsors. She is also the Director of the Demand Response Research Center. Mary Ann's work involves developing and evaluating new technology and building components, controls, operations, simulation, whole building and electric load shape analysis and behavior. She is also lead researcher at LBNL on the automated demand response technology. Mary Ann has authored over 90 peer reviewed publications related to energy efficiency and demand response and has worked at LBNL since 1983. She has a MS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and a Licentiate in Building Services Engineering from the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden.
Mary Ann Piette
Scientific Division Director
"Quantifying Changes in Building Electricity Use, with Application to Demand Response." IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid 2.3 (2011) 507-518. LBNL-4944E. .
2008-2010 Research Summary: Analysis of Demand Response Opportunities in California Industry. CEC/LBNL, 2011. LBNL-5680E. .
"Using Whole-Building Electric Load Data in Continuous or Retro-Commissioning." 19th National Conference on Building Commissioning. Cincinnati, OH, 2011. LBNL-5057E. .
Automated Demand Response Technology Demonstration Project for Small and Medium Commercial Buildings. CEC/LBNL, 2011. LBNL-4982E. .
"Future of DR." 2011. .
"Study on Auto-DR and Pre-cooling of Commercial Buildings with Thermal Mass in California." Energy and Buildings 42.7 (2010) 967-975. LBNL-3541E. .