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Gioja, Leslie Michael

Associate Research Scientist, Project Engineer

Address and Contact Information

M/C 676
Champaign, IL  61820

Research Interests

Carbon Capture (point source and direct air capture)

Energy storage systems

Nuclear power

Electrical grid (stability and saving assets)

Leadership Positions

Nuclear Energy Institute Workforce Working Group 2024 - Present

Renewable Energy Advisory Council for Chicago Public Schools 2024 - Present


M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois, 1986

Graduate, U.S. Naval Officer's Nuclear Power School, 1981

B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois, 1980

Professional Certifications

Illinois Professional Engineer

Selected Service Activities

U.S. Naval Nuclear-trained Submarine Officer

Research Biography

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