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Anay Waghale

Anay Waghale

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Portland Office
Portland, OR 97204
(509) 372-6119


Mr. Waghale joined PNNL in 2018 as a Post Masters Connected Lighting Research Associate. Before this he worked for a lighting manufacturer start-up where he developed a connected lighting system for horticulture. Mr. Waghale has experience in various fields including prototyping, Photo-Voltaic system design, circuit design and Internet of Things devices. He is currently supporting the Solid-State Lighting Research and Development Program, primarily in the areas of estimation of lighting energy end-use consumption and energy reporting accuracy of different luminaires.

Research Interests

  • Connected lighting systems
  • Renewable energy and smart grid technologies

Education and Credentials

  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, Power Systems, Syracuse University
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Nagpur University, India

PNNL Publications


  • Waghale A.S., M.E. Poplawski, S.C. Pratoomratana, and J.R. Tuenge. 2023. The Energy and Operational Impacts of Using 0-10V Control for LED Streetlights. PNNL-32949. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. The Energy and Operational Impacts of Using 0-10V Control for LED Streetlights
  • Waghale A.S., S.C. Pratoomratana, T. Woodstock, K. Devaprasad, and M.E. Poplawski. 2023. "Verification of a Modeling Toolkit for the Design of Building Electrical Distribution Systems." Buildings 13, no. 10:Art. No. 2520. PNNL-SA-189906. doi:10.3390/buildings13102520


Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas