Michaelangelo Tabone (MS 2012) is a PhD student in ERG advised by Dr. Duncan Callaway. His research focuses on applying novel statistical methods to topics in energy analysis. Most recently, he completed a project for the CPUC predicting the flexibility needs of power systems that contain significantly large amounts of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation. He is the currently a graduate student instructor for EE137a, Electric Power Systems, with Prof. Sascha von Meier. Prior to ERG, Michaelangelo earned a BS/BA from the University of Pittsburgh where he explored a variety of research areas from mathematical biology to life cycle assessment.