Ian Greenquist - BYU PRISM Group

Ian Greenquist

Contact Information

Objective and Personal Statement

  • My goal is to help make our energy system cleaner, cheaper and more efficient. I am intelligent, passionate, focused, hardworking and pragmatic. I believe in honesty, in always doing what is right and in having fun. These attributes give me fast, quality results and a history of good relations with employers and coworkers. I enjoy solving difficult problems, helping people and being part of a worthy cause.


  • Brigham Young University, Fulton School of Engineering and Technology, April 2015
    • GPA: 3.42/4.00
    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho, Rexburg, ID, April 2012
    • GPA: 3.41/4.00
    • Associate of Applied Science


  1. Mojica, J.L., Greenquist, I., Hedengren, J.D., Dynamic Optimization: Energy System Planning Under Uncertainty, INEST Nuclear Hybrid Energy Systems CORE Workshop, Idaho Falls, ID, July 2013. Presentation
  2. Greenquist, I., Hedengren, J.D., Opportunities for Hybrid Nuclear System Integration in the Petrochemical Industry, INEST Nuclear Hybrid Energy Systems CORE Workshop, Idaho Falls, ID, July 2013. Poster


  • PRISM Research Group, Provo, UT, July 2013-Present
    • Evaluated potential strategies for hybrid nuclear energy systems with oil and gas production systems.
    • Developed applications in MATLAB and APMonitor for model predictive control and optimization applications.
    • Attended an invited session at a national lab relating to Nuclear Hybrid Energy Systems
    • Researched information relating to power generation and consumption
    • Wrote grant proposals, presentations and reports
    • Designed and presented a poster to researchers from 3 national labs and 9 universities
  • Upper Division Math Tutor: Brigham Young University, Provo, UT Aug 2012-Present
    • Tutored students in college math classes in principles, applications and problem-solving strategies
    • Specialized in advanced math courses: Linear Algebra, Multivariable Calculus, Differential Equations
    • Assisted with other math courses: College Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus 1 and 2, Business Calculus
    • Communicated in a clear, concise manner
  • Interviewer for Bernett Research, Rexburg, ID Sept 2010-Apr 2011
    • Conducted over-the-phone surveys on multiple topics with persons across the United States
    • Surveyed in English and Spanish
    • Quickly and accurately read questions and recorded responses
    • Maintained a positive, friendly attitude
  • Math Tutor, Brigham Young University – Idaho, Rexburg, ID Apr 2011-Apr 2012
    • Tutored students in 1 hour sessions as well as in a drop-in lab
    • Assisted with courses ranging from Arithmetic to Linear Algebra
  • Volunteer experience, 2007-2009, LDS Mission, Guatemala
    • Led a group of missionaries, held weekly training meetings and reported progress regularly to the mission leader.
    • Trained new missionaries to become effective leaders and teachers.

Interests and Awards

  • My hobbies include running, frisbee, football, paintball and puzzles.