Dr Rupert Way
Postdoctoral Research Officer
Research Associate, Economic Analysis of Technological Change, Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford
Rupert is a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute for New Economic Thinking and at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment. He is also an Oxford Martin Fellow. Before joining INET Oxford he obtained his PhD in mathematics, worked on an industry-academia collaboration project researching smart-grid design and deployment, and with a small company focusing on data-driven carbon foot-printing. His current research focuses on energy system modelling, technology forecasting, innovation and technological change, portfolio analysis, decision making under uncertainty, and understanding strategies for accelerating the sustainable energy transition. Broader interests also include physics, complex systems, political and financial networks, energy technologies, sustainability and systems engineering.
No. 2021-01 - Empirically grounded technology forecasts and the energy transition
14 Sep 21
Rapidly decarbonising the global energy system is critical for addressing climate change, but concer...
Comparing expert elicitation and model-based probabilistic technology cost forecasts for the energy transition
26 Jul 21
We conduct a systematic comparison of probabilistic technology cost forecasts produced by expert eli...
A new perspective on decarbonising the global energy system
20 Apr 21
A report for the UK-China Cooperation on Climate Change Risk Assessment Phase 3 project.
Sensitive intervention points in the post-carbon transition
12 Apr 19
We propose to examine how to exploit similar sensitive intervention points (SIPs) and amplification ...