Undergraduate Research Assistant
Yuval Edrey is a third year mechanical engineering undergraduate student working with the Webber Energy Group as an undergraduate research assistant. Yuval is in charge of installing and maintaining the Solar, Water, Energy, and Thermal (SWEAT) lab on the roof of ETC (the mechanical engineering building on UT campus). This includes setting up solar radiation, wind, and temperature sensors on the roof, as well as installing a rainwater collection system.
Yuval’s academic interests include energy, with a focus on sustainability and renewable energy. Yuval is one of the drivers for and is active in the UT Solar Vehicles Team. Yuval is also active in the student chapter of Engineers for a Sustainable World at UT. In his spare time, Yuval enjoys socializing, playing with dogs and spending time outdoors.