Graham Sustainability Institute

Mark Barteau

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DTE Energy Professor of Advanced Energy Research
Director, Energy Institute
Professor of Chemical Engineering
Professor of Chemistry
  • Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
  • Literature, Science, & Arts
    • Chemistry
  • Office of Research
    • Energy Institute

Mark Barteau is the Director of the University of Michigan Energy Institute and DTE Energy Professor of Advanced Energy Research. As director ot the Energy Institute, he is committed to developing and integrating science, technology, and policy solutions to pressing energy challenges and related environmental and sustainability issues. He brings extensive experience as a researcher, inventor, academic leader and consultant for US and international organizations. His research focuses on chemical reactions at surfaces and their applications in catalysis and energy processes. He currently serves on the Board on Chemical Science and Technology, and previously served as co-chair of the Chemical Sciences Roundtable of the National Research Council.  He serves on science advisory boards for the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and for the National Institute of Clean and Low-Carbon Energy (NICE) China.

Dr. Barteau is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and was named as one of the "100 Engineers of the Modern Era" by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.


The affiliations listed below show engagement with the Graham Sustainability Institute.

  • Climate Center
    • Event Participant
  • Education Programs
    • Dow Programs
      • Distinguished Faculty Fellow
    • Reviewer
  • Emerging Opportunities
    • Integrated Assessments
      • Hydrofracking IA
        • Advisor
  • General
    • Event Participant
      • Presenter
    • Executive Committee Member
  • Planet Blue
    • Presidential Committees
  • Water Center
    • Event Participant
      • WC Lunches