I am a
Research Professor at Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland
at College Park,
and working for the Center for Environmental Energy Engineering (CEEE) as an
My research focuses on developing comprehensive information for
the detailed physics of transport processes, new cost-effective test
methods, and innovative components and system. My career spans
thirty years, including ten years of industrial
experience. I am responsible for Alternative Cooling Technologies
and Applications Consortium (ACTA) that is
sponsored by the industry, government and research institutions.
includes international activities such as a chair of Life Cycle Climate
Performance Working Party and a Vice President of Commission B1 of the
International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR). Nationally, I am an
active member of the American Society of Heating Refrigeration and
Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the American Society of Mechanical
Engineers (ASME), and Society of Automobile Engineer (SAE).
Awards received are as
Best Paper Award
at Vehicle Thermal Management Systems (VTMS) 10 Conference, 2011.
Honorable Mention Award
at ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition,
Best Paper Presentation Award
at Sixth World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid
Mechanics, and Thermodynamics (ExHFT-6), 2005.
ASHRAE Extinguished Service Award, June
ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award, June
SAE Member Service Award, November 2008.
graduate and undergraduate students: MaxTech and Beyond, Ultra-low Energy Use Appliance Design, Hosted by
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Fall 2012 - Spring 2013;
Won First Place among Eight Project Teams selected.
Advised graduate and undergraduate students:
MaxTech and Beyond, Ultra-low Energy Use Appliance Design, Hosted by
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Fall 2011 - Spring 2012;
Won First Place among Nine Project Teams selected.
Please submit either suggestions for
improvement to the authors at firstname.lastname@example.org.