Grace E. Wackerman

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant
Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Grace Wackerman is an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Her research work explores the effects of droughts and heat waves on power plants, and integrating renewables into the electricity grid.

Research Topics

  • Electricity grid reliability
  • Power systems analysis


  • Power and Energy Conference at Illinois 2018 Best Poster Award