Christopher Clack, PhD

CEO
Vibrant Clean Energy (VCE®)

Dr Clack is the CEO of Vibrant Clean Energy (VCE®), the company that he founded to push the forefront of system planning, optimization, and modeling to address the intelligent transformation of the electric and energy system to meet the needs of the 21st century. With a PhD in applied mathematics and plasma physics from the University of Sheffield, Dr Clack is an expert in mathematics, statistics and optimization. He combines this expertise with numerical weather prediction, electrical engineering and economics to study future energy systems. Dr Clack and his team at VCE® created and utilize the WIS:dom® optimization model to investigate various future energy systems that includes high penetration levels of renewables, electrification of end uses, new advanced and novel technologies, and climate change resilience.