John DeCicco

photo of John M. DeCicco, Ph.D.
Research Professor
Director, University of Michigan Energy Survey
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John DeCicco is a research professor at the Energy Institute, focusing on transportation energy use and its climate mitigation challenge. His research addresses vehicle-fuel systems, petroleum demand, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and transportation energy policy. He also directs the University of Michigan Energy Survey, co-leads UMEI's Beyond Carbon Neutral initiative and serves on the management committee for the Mobility Transformation Center, home of the university's​ Mcity initiative for research on connected and automated vehicles. He has Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Princeton University and has served as a lecturer and clinical professor at U-M's School of Natural Resources and Environment. Previously, Prof. DeCicco was senior fellow for automotive strategies at the Environmental Defense Fund and transportation director for the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy. View highlights of his recent work on his faculty page and the Cars and Climate research blog.