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Probabilistic assessment and design of sustainable built environment for improved structural resiliency and structural robustness
Areas of Interest: Green Building
Wind Energy Resources, Measurements, Integration and Forecasting, Coastal and Marine Meteorology
Areas of Interest: Solar, Wind
PMU data analysis; LCOE metrics; power quality impacts of EVs; BESS control.
Areas of Interest: Smart Grid
Control design for complex systems
Areas of Interest: Hydro & Marine Power
Monitoring and optimizing building energy use and bio-inspired development of structural and insulation materials
Areas of Interest: Advanced Materials, Energy Efficiency, Green Building
Areas of Interest: Recycling & Reuse
Sustainable development and business practices
Areas of Interest: Other
Thermoelectric materials and technologies, materials for solid state energy conversion and storage
Areas of Interest: Advanced Materials
Mass spectrometric analysis of biomolecules
Areas of Interest: Biofuels, Biochemicals & Bioproducts
Research and consulting on renewable energy projects and policy
Areas of Interest: Geothermal, Hydro & Marine Power, Other, Solar, Wind
Transportation systems as an integral component of the built environment
Areas of Interest: Transportation
16 years promoting sustainability and green building advice to professionals
Areas of Interest: Energy Efficiency, Green Building
Research to address challenges in existing or future energy and combustion systems.
Areas of Interest: Biofuels, Biochemicals & Bioproducts, Energy Efficiency, Transportation
The focus of my research group is on dietary disease prevention using a “system biology” approach.
Areas of Interest: Other
Design, synthesis, and study of semiconductor materials for storage of solar energy in the form of chemical fuels
Areas of Interest: Advanced Materials, Energy Storage, Solar
Mathematical modeling and spatial simulation of environmental and agricultural systems
Experimental testing of steel structures.
Areas of Interest: Green Building, Infrastructure
Technical assistance and information about geothermal for small scale power, direct use applications, and geothermal heat pumps
Areas of Interest: Geothermal
Control and modeling of renewable energy systems.
Areas of Interest: Energy Storage, Hydro & Marine Power, Solar, Wind
Evaluation of green adhesives, adhesive performance, and emissions from composite panels
Areas of Interest: Biofuels, Biochemicals & Bioproducts, Green Building