Shuhaib is interested in deep decarbonization. He worked as a research assistant for the Building Standards internal analysis team for UM President's Commission on Carbon Neutrality. As a 2020 Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Climate Corps Fellow, he guided a non-profit affordable housing developer in reducing embodied carbon from its building portfolio. Prior to pursuing PhD, Shuhaib worked as a business development executive for a global energy company based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where he developed business cases for solar and energy storage installations at the companies' oil and gas sites.
Ph.D. Resource Policy & Behavior, University of Michigan (expected 2027)
M.Eng Energy Systems Engineering, University of Michigan, 2020
B.S.E. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2019
Shuhaib's current research is on assessing how different energy storage methods affect the tradeoffs of peak demand reduction, power sector emissions, and thermal comfort in residential buildings