Portrait of Michael Stadler

Michael Stadler

Grid Integration Group
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road MS 90R1121
Berkeley CA 94720
Staff Scientist
Office Location: 90-1127
(510) 486-4929

Dr. Michael Stadler is a Staff Scientist at Berkeley Lab, California and is leading the Grid Integration Group. He studied at Vienna University of Technology, from which he holds a Master’s degree in electrical engineering and a Ph.D. with honors in energy economics. He is a recipient of the PECASE Award of the White House. The Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers. Michael also leads the microgrid team and distributed energy resources team at Berkeley Lab and is the lead developer of DER-CAM. He is also the CTO and founder of the Center for Energy and innovative Technologies (CET) in Austria. He leads a team of more than 40 researchers and students in the USA, China, and Europe. He is also a reviewer for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), ASHRAE, Applied Energy, Elsevier, European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ECEEE), European Transactions on Electrical Power, International Journal of Electronic Business Management, as well as Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Michael has published more than 200 papers, journal papers, reports, as well as five software tools in his 15 year career to date.


2001, MS Electrical Engineering, Vienna University of Technology
2003, PhD Energy Economics, Vienna University of Technology

This publications database is an ongoing project, and not all Division publications are represented here yet.



Mammoli, Andrea, Michael Stadler, Nicholas DeForest, Hans Barsun, Richard Burnett, and Chris Marnay. Software-as-a-Service Optimised Scheduling of a Solar-Assisted HVAC System with Thermal Storage In 3rd International Conference on Microgeneration and Related Technologies. Naples, Italy, 2013. Download: PDF (2.68 MB)
DeForest, Nicholas, Gonçalo Mendes, Michael Stadler, Wei Feng, Judy Lai, and Chris Marnay. Thermal Energy Storage for Electricity Peakdemand Mitigation: A Solution in Developing and Developed World Alike In ECEEE 2013 Summer Study 3–8 June 2013, Belambra Les Criques, France. Belambra Les Criques, France, 2013. Download: PDF (1.19 MB)


Feng, Wei, Nan Zhou, Chris Marnay, Michael Stadler, and Judy Lai. Building Distributed Energy Performance Optimization for China - a Regional Analysis of Building Energy Costs and CO2 Emissions In 2012 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, August 12-17, 2012. Pacific Grove, California, 2012. Download: PDF (5 MB)