Jan Priesmann

M. Sc.

Research Associate

Jan Priesmann
Juniorprofessur für Energieressourcen- und Innovationsökonomik


Room: 20.26

Mathieustrasse 10

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 49897
Fax: +49 241 80 649870

Office Hours

by appointment

Research Interests

  • Energy System Analysis
  • Optimization of Energy Supply Systems
  • AI Methods in Energy Economics

Curriculum Vitae

Jan Priesmann studied Industrial Engineering at the RWTH Aachen University with a focus on energy engineering and innovation, marketing and entrepreneurship. He received a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. RWTH) degree in 2016 and a Master of Science (M.Sc. RWTH) degree in 2018. During his studies he worked among others as a scientific assistant at the Research Institute for Rationalization (FIR) and at the Chair of Information Management in Mechanical Engineering (IMA). He wrote his master thesis on Complexity in Energy System Models at the Junior Professorship for Energy Resource and Innovation Economics (JERI) at FCN. Since December 2018 he has been working at the institute as a research associate and doctoral student.



Journal Articles (full scholarly peer-review)
Priesmann, J., Nolting, L., Praktiknjo, A. (2019). Are Complex Energy System Models More Accurate? An Intra Model Comparison of Energy System Optimization Models, Applied Energy 255(12), 2019. [ScienceDirect]
Nolting, L., Priesmann, J., Kockel, C., Rödler, G., Brauweiler, T., Hauer, I., Robinius, M., Praktiknjo, A. (2019). Generating Transparency in the Worldwide Use of the Terminology “Industry 4.0”, Applied Sciences 9(21). [MDPI]

Contributions to Conferences and Workshops

Kockel, C., Nolting, L., Priesmann, J., Aaron, P. (2020). Energy infrastructure for decarbonizing other energy sectors through renewable electricity - A spatio-temporal analysis from useful energy demand to renewable energy supply of sector coupling pathways based on the German case, Virtual ADBI Workshop on Integration of Renewable Energy in Energy Systems: Perspectives on Investment, Technology, and Policy, July 8-10, 2020, Tokyo, Japan (Online workshop).

Priesmann J., Nolting L., Praktiknjo A. (2019). Are Complex Energy System Models More Accurate? An Intra-Model Comparison of Energy System Optimization Models, 42nd International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) Annual Conference in Montréal (IAEE2019), May 29 - June 1, 2019, Montréal, Canada.