Vinod Vijay Kumar

Senior Associate

Vinod Vijay Kumar is Senior Associate in the Climate, Environment, and Sustainability team at CSTEP.


He completed his PhD in Quantitative Sustainability Assessment from IIT, Bombay, and Monash University, Australia (joint PhD); his MTech in Chemical Engineering from NIT, Warangal; and his BTech in Chemical Engineering from Government Engineering College, Thrissur.


Prior to joining CSTEP, he worked as a grant-funded researcher at the University of Helsinki, Finland, and as a post-doctoral researcher at the Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands.


His areas of interest include energy planning and policy, system dynamics modelling and analysis, and environmental life-cycle assessment.