Walker Olis


Walker Olis

Member of Technical Staff

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Walker Olis


Walker P. Olis is a Member of the Technical Staff in the Electric Power Systems Research Department at Sandia National Laboratories. He holds a M.S.E.E. from Northeastern University focused on electric power systems and a B.S. in Physics from Pacific University. He is a Member of IEEE. Walker’s research involves energy storage analytics, valuing energy storage across the U.S. energy markets and the effects of extreme climates on battery energy storage performance and cost.


  • Masters of Science, Electrical Engineering, Northeastern University
  • Bachelors of Science, Physics, Pacific University

Recent Publications

  • W. Olis, “Impact of Extreme Weather on Sizing Battery Energy Storage Systems: A Case Study of Fairbanks, Alaska,” 2022 IEEE Electrical Energy Storage Application and Technologies Conference (EESAT), Austin, TX, USA, 2022, pp. 1-5, doi: 10.1109/EESAT55007.2022.9998028.