Umeki, born in Miyazaki, Japan in 1982, is a Professor in Energy Engineering at Luleå University of Technology (LTU). His research activities aim to help develop the performance of energy conversion systems through fundamental research using an advanced, multidisciplinary approach. Umeki is also active in undergraduate teaching for several courses both at LTU and external services. Umeki completed his PhD degree in Environmental Science and Technology in 2010 from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan. Umeki worked as a (tenure track) research fellow (2011-2015) and associate professor (2015-2019) at LTU and became a professor in 2019. He has published more than 60 scientific papers in peer-reviewed international journals.
Day 2 - January 18
08:50-09:50Pioneers in the North: Potential of Green Electricity and H2