Find an Expert! To find Texas A&M
researchers with expertise in particular energy areas, go to one of
the links above (Bioenergy, etc.) and then click "Faculty
Expertise." To view individual webpages, click on the researcher's
to the 2013-2014 Energy Institute/ConocoPhillips
Ghassan Akrouch, Civil Engineering, "Shallow
Geothermal Energy for Cooling Dominated Climates"
Pallab Barai, Mechanical Engineering, "Modeling
of Mechano-Electrochemical Behavior of Battery Materials"
Robert Ehrmann, Aerospace Engineering, "The
Effect of Realistic Roughness on Wind Turbine Airfoils"
Adolfo Escobedo-Pinto, Industrial
& Systems Engineering, "Efficient Algorithms for Load
Shed Recovery with Transmission Switching" and "Revenue-adequate
Financial Transmission Rights for Flexible Topologies"
Naeem Farokhnia, Electrical & Computer
Engineering, "Power Grid's Power Quality Improvement Using
Solar Panels Directly Connected to the Distribution Systems"
Duminda Gunawardena, Biological & Agricultural
Engineering, "Deoxygenation of Biomass Oxygenates to
Hydrocarbon Fuels via Direct Methane Coupling"
Mohamed Noureldin, Chemical Engineering, "Process
Design and Optimization of Integrated Energy Generation
Dehan Zhu, Geology & Geophysics, "Seismic Waveform
Inversion by Particle Swarm Optimization for Oil/Gas Reservoir
Centers / Labs / Facilities: To learn more
about Texas A&M cross-cutting centers and institutes, click on
the link above. Centers, labs, and facilities associated with
energy research areas are also accessible.