Christian Milan received his B.A. and M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering at the University Flensburg, Germany, in 2010. In 2014 he received his PhD at Aalborg University, Denmark. His thesis with the title “Integration and Optimization of Renewable Energy Systems for Housing” is part of the Danish Research Centre on Zero Energy Buildings. His fields of research are distributed renewable energy resources and conversion, Green Buildings, mixed-integer linear programming.
As a visiting researcher at LBL he was responsible for integrating non-linear efficiency curves for CHP technologies into the program "Distributed Energy Resources Costumer Adoption Model" (DER-CAM).