Areas of Interest
- Energy conversion systems and equipment
- Micro-refrigeration systems and micro-pumps
- Heat pumps, air conditioning, refrigeration
- Renewable energy technologies
- Food refrigeration and food freezing
- Waste heat management and work recovery
- Natural refrigerants and mixture thermodynamics
- Electronics cooling and thermal management
Postdoctoral training in Mechanical Engineering, 2006.
Joint Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, 2004; and Doctorate Degree in Material Science Engineering, University of Modena, Italy, 2005.
Joint M.S. and B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Modena, Italy, 2001.