Nicholas DeForest

Senior Scientific Engineering Associate

Vehicle Grid

Grid Integration Group


Energy Storage & Distributed Resources Division

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720 USA
Office Location: 090-1139

Nicholas DeForest







Brandt, Tobias, Nicholas DeForest, Michael Stadler, and Dirk Neumann. "Power Systems 2.0: Designing an Energy Information System for Microgrid Operation." International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2014). 2014. LBNL-6911E.
DeForest, Nicholas, Michael Stadler, Gonçalo Cardoso, Tobias Brandt, and Sankar Narayanan. "Enabling Broad Adoption of Distributed PV-Storage Systems Via Supervisory Planning and Control." ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings 2014. Asilomar Conference Center Pacific Grove, CA, 2014. LBNL-6715E.


DeForest, Nicholas, Gonçalo Mendes, Michael Stadler, Wei Feng, Judy Lai, and Chris Marnay. "Thermal Energy Storage for Electricity Peak-demand Mitigation: A Solution in Developing and Developed World Alike." ECEEE 2013 Summer Study 3–8 June 2013, Belambra Les Criques, France 2013. LBNL-6308E.
Mammoli, Andrea A, 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." 3rd International Conference on Microgeneration and Related Technologies 2013. LBNL-6127E.
Marnay, Chris, Michael Stadler, Afzal S Siddiqui, Nicholas DeForest, Jonathan Donadee, Prajesh Bhattacharya, and Judy Lai. "Applications of Optimal Building Energy System Selection and Operation." Institution of Mechanical Engineers Journal of Power and Energy Special Issue (2013). LBNL-6302E.


DeForest, Nicholas, Michael Stadler, Chris Marnay, and Jonathan Donadee. "Microgrid Dispatch for Macrogrid Peak-Demand Mitigation." 2011 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings 2012. LBNL-81939.
Stadler, Michael, Chris Marnay, Nicholas DeForest, Joseph H Eto, Gonçalo Cardoso, Andrea A Mammoli, Hans Barsun, Richard Burnett, David Klapp, and Judy Lai. "Web-Based Economic and Environmental Optimization of Microgrids." 2012 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference. Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington D.C., USA, 2012. LBNL-6354E.


Marnay, Chris, Nicholas DeForest, Michael Stadler, Jonathan Donadee, Carlos Dierckxsens, Gonçalo Mendes, Judy Lai, and Gonçalo Cardoso. "A Green Prison: Santa Rita Jail Creeps Towards Zero Net Energy (ZNE)." ECEEE Summer Study, June 6-11, 2011. Belambra Presqu'île de Giens, France, 2011. LBNL-4497E.
Stadler, Michael, Jonathan Donadee, Chris Marnay, Gonçalo Mendes, Jan von Appen, Olivier Mégel, Prajesh Bhattacharya, Nicholas DeForest, and Judy Lai. "Application of the Software as a Service Model to the Control of Complex Building Systems." ECEEE Summer Study, June 6-11, 2011. Belambra Presqu'île de Giens, France: LBNL, 2011. LBNL-4860E.