Mithila Marufa is the Visiting Scholar at Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, under School of Ocean & Earth Science Technology (SOEST), Dept of Oceanography, at University of Hawaii at Manoa (UHM). Mithila is participating in a variety of renewable energy activities which includes but not limited to coordination of outreach information, literature reviews, and technical research activities. Technical research activities includes, biofuels, energy efficiency, hydrogen and fuel cells, grid integration studies e.g. microgrids or rural electrification. She's interested to collaborate in the domain of renewable energy, energy efficiency, low carbon business development, entrepreneurship activities and involvement in Asia Pacific region.