Lukas Swan

Associate Professor

Lukas Swan

Related information

Phone: 902-494-4643
Fax: 902-423-6711
Mailing Address: 
1360 Barrington St, PO BOX 15000
Sexton Campus; C-302
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2


  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), Dalhousie University, 2010
  • MASc (Mechanical Engineering), Dalhousie University, 2006
  • BSc (Mechanical Engineering), Cal Poly (SLO), 2004

Research Interests:

  • Renewable energy (solar, wind, tidal)
  • Energy storage
    • Management methodologies
    • Temporally shift loads for demand side management (DSM)
    • Store variable renewable energy
    • Lithium-ion and lead-acid chemistries
  • Electric vehicles
    • Battery energy storage
    • Electric drive systems
    • Charging infrastructure and management