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Sumitrra Ganguli

Sumitrra Ganguli

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 375-6729


Sumitrra joined PNNL's Richland office in the fall of 2018 and is currently working on a wide range of energy economics and analysis projects. Prior to PNNL, she was teaching in the Department of Economics at the University of Maryland. She holds a BSc (with Honors) in Economics, an MA in Economics and a PhD in Economics with a focus on Monetary Policy and Applied Time Series Analysis. Her current work includes analyzing the market for 2nd and 3rd generation bio-fuels in India, developing a model to study the spatial diffusion of electric vehicles in the Seattle metropolitan area and model development to gauge the affordability of electricity for industrial and commercial consumers.

Research Interests

  • Techno-economic Analysis
  • General Equilibrium Modelling
  • Spatial models

Education and Credentials

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics (with Honors), Presidency College, Calcutta, India
  • Master of Arts in Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
  • PhD in Economics (Monetary Economics and Applied Time Series Analysis), University of Missouri - Columbia

PNNL Publications




Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas