Mary E. Clayton

Positions
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellow, University of Texas at Austin
  • Associate Energy Engineer, CLEAResult
Biography

As an NSF Graduate Research Fellow, I have focused on the constraints of energy and water resources. In particular, I have

  • Performed life-cycle analysis of assessment and reporting of corporate water use to mitigate risks associated with potential shortages
  • Performed thermoeconomic analysis of brackish groundwater desalination using wind-generated electricity in Texas
  • Assisted on analysis of advanced cooling technologies at thermoelectric power plants to mitigate water management challenges in Texas river basins
Research Topics

The Energy Water Nexus

Publications