Brennan T. Smith
Brennan Smith has multiple roles in the Environmental Sciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He is the Program Manager for the Water Power Technologies, Energy Efficiency and Electricity Technologies Program and the Group Leader for the Energy-Water-Ecosystem Engineering Group. Dr. Smith's work focuses on energy, water and environmental optimization in hydropower-thermal systems. Specific interests include: energy-water interdependencies in regulated water basins, water use optimization for integrated river systems and effect of hydropower on water availability and riverine ecosystems. Dr. Smith's Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering is from the University of Iowa.