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.