Yash took has Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering at the Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, graduating in 2014. He started at Clemson in 2020 as a Graduate Research Assistant on the MYSTERIO project, creating multi-region environmentally extended input-output (MR-EEIO) models that predict the environmental impact of economic and planning decisions at regional scales using input-output analysis and life cycle assessment.
Yash has also worked for Clemson Industrial Assessment Center, performing energy, productivity, and waste assessment audits and providing sustainable solutions to improve productivity, reduce wastage, and save energy for various local small to medium-scale manufacturing industries, funded by the U.S Department of Energy. To date, he has helped manufacturing facilities save a total of $508,770 over 8 assessments.
More recently, Yash has been working as a Sustainability Intern with Rheem Manufacturing.