Associate Professor of Architectural Engineering
Director, Center for High Performance Building Systems
College of Engineering
Phone number(s): 
(814) 867-3323
Office Address: 
225 Engineering Unit A
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Smart Energy Systems
Research Summary: 

Research interests include energy systems design, mechanical systems and controls, modeling and analysis, renewable energy technologies, energy conversion systems, biofuels, distributed generation, cogeneration, systems integration and interoperability of subsystems and components; energy security, sustainability and climate change policy and technology; economic analysis and life-cycle costing of energy systems and applications; energy conservation and performance policy, regulations and standards; and sustainability and energy efficiency in the built environment.