Researcher at Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center

Haryanto is a researcher at the Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC).

At PYC, he coordinates the process of publishing Indonesian Journal of Energy. I research, he is involved in various research topics, including but not limited to mini-LNG feasibility study, off-grid electrification and renewable energy development. He also has conducted research related to agricultural economics, environmental economics, water pollution, sustainability, and cost optimization. Prior to PYC, his passion in research led him to have an opportunity to do a joint research program about agricultural productivity at Kyoto University, Japan.

He has contributed writing his opinions subject to energy-related issues such as carbon policies to energy power generation and financing renewable energy development. He actively participated as a guest lecturer or a speaker in energy-related events.

In his spare time, he enjoys reading, watching movies, doing sports, and volunteering for the Indonesia Mengglobal Foundation.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) and a Master’s degree in Environmental Science (minor in Economics) from Wageningen University and Research (WUR). 

Research interests: hydrocarbon, geothermal, energy economics



Prof. Ir. Purnomo Yusgiantoro, M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D., IPU

Purnomo Yusgiantoro is the Founder of the Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC). He received his bachelor degree (Ir) in Petroleum Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia; MSc in Engineering from Colorado School of Mines, USA; MA in Economics from University of Colorado, USA; and PhD in Mineral Economics from Colorado School of Mines, USA. Since 2014, Purnomo dedicates much of his time, knowledge, and skills to teach the subject of energy economics at Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). Also, Purnomo is the Co-founder of Universitas Pertahanan (Unhan), Indonesia, where he teaches the subject of energy security until now. He is now a senior advisor for Executive Office of the President Republic of Indonesia.

He has vast experiences working and contributing in the energy and defense sector of Indonesia. He worked as a consultant for the World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the field of energy economics and sustainable development. He also acted as the Chairman of Board of Commissioners for Pertamina. Purnomo also has held a position as Vice Governor of National Defense Agencies (Lemhannas). Purnomo was the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Republic of Indonesia for three consecutive terms, from year 2000 until 2009. He also held the position of Minister of Defense of Republic of Indonesia between 2009 and 2014. In the global sphere, Purnomo served as the Governor of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its Secretary General as well as President, based in Vienna, Austria. He also carried the responsibility as the Chairman of the ASEAN Ministers of Energy Meeting (AMEM). He continues his devotion to the energy sector development by establishing PYC in 2016.