Associate professor of energy
College of Engineering and Mines
Alaska Center for Energy and Power
University of Alaska Fairbanks (Fairbanks)
Areas of expertise
Thermodynamics and thermal management; community usage of renewable energy; mechanics
of snow; food, energy, and water security; mechanical design; design for manufacture
(DFM) requirements for sheet metal; machining, die-casting, and injection molding.
Expertise in materials testing laboratory skills, in situ soil and snow testing techniques,
including penetrometer testing, vane shear testing, and sample sorting by grain size.