About Me – Nathan Zimmerman

I am a PhD student at the Future Energy Center at EST in Mälardalen University (MDH), Sweden.

I received my B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Tennessee in 2007.  In 2014 I received my M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy Systems from Mälardalen University, Västerås, Sweden.  I am currently a doctoral candidate at Mälardalen University working with modeling, optimization, and control for combined heat and power plants. 

Research interests:

  • Fluidized bed boilers
  • Gasification
  • Polygeneration
  • Predictive control