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Andrew J. Burnham

Principal Environmental Scientist


Andrew Burnham is a Principal Environmental Scientist at Argonne National Laboratory, where he has worked since 2004. Andrew’s research focuses on the energy use, emissions, and costs of advanced vehicle technologies and transportation fuels.

Andrew developed the Alternative Fuel Life-Cycle Environmental and Economic Transportation (AFLEET) Tool for Department of Energy’s Clean Cities stakeholders to estimate petroleum use, greenhouse gas emissions, air pollutant emissions, and cost of ownership of alternative fuel and advanced vehicles. He has also developed major features of the GREET model, including the heavy-duty vehicle module and the vehicle-cycle model.

Andrew has more than 50 publications and made more than 100 presentations. He was recognized with the Distinguished Achievement Award in 2018 by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy for his work in building the AFLEET Tool.