Dre Helmns

Dre Helmns

Postdoctoral Researcher
(510) 502-0388


Dre Helmns (they/them) is a postdoctoral researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory working to decarbonize energy technology. They are currently developing a novel heating and cooling system to optimally shift thermal loads in commercial buildings. As a scholar and an educator, Dre aspires to transform the culture of engineering by cultivating inclusive learning environments and making space for new leaders.

Curriculum Vitae



Mechanical Engineering, BS, Loyola Marymount University, 2015
Mechanical Engineering, MS, University of California, Berkeley, 2016
Mechanical Engineering, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 2019