Mark S. Duvall
Mark Duvall is Director of Electrification and Customer Solutions at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), an independent, non-profit center for public interest energy and environmental collaborative research. He is responsible for EPRI’s research and development programs for all end-use and customer electric technologies, including electric transportation, energy efficiency, demand response, energy storage, distributed generation, power quality, electrification, and customer behavior. His areas of technical expertise include vehicle design, electric and plug-in hybrid powertrain systems, energy storage system design, end-use electrification and infrastructure, and testing.Prior to joining EPRI in 2001, Duvall held the position of Principal Development Engineer at the Hybrid Electric Vehicle Center ofUCDavis. He received his bachelor’s degree and his master’s degree, both in mechanical engineering, from UC Davis and a doctorate in mechanical engineering in 1998 from Purdue University.