Energy and Biofuels Researchers

Energy and Biofuels

NMSU researchers conducting research in energy and fuel research are active in harnessing and utilizing sustainable energy from renewable sources, including wind, solar, biofuels, and agricultural waste.  In 2011, NMSU had more than $16 million in current funding from 45 sponsors in support of energy research.

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Researchers

ALGAL BIOFUELS
  • Wiebke J. Boeing, Associate Professor, Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology
  • Cathering E. Brewer, Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Omar Holguin, Assistant Professor, Plant and Environmental Sciences
  • Nirmala Khandan, Professor, Civil Engineering
  • Tanner Schaub, Director, Center for Animal Health, Food Safety & Bio-Security
  • Wayne Van Voorhies, Assistant Professor, Molecular Biology and interim director, Energy Research Laboratory
MICROGRIDS
  • Sukumar Brahma, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering
  • Satish Ranade, Electrical Engineering
  • Nadipuram Prasad, Professor, Electrical Engineering
SOLAR ENERGY

WIND ENERGY

Edgar G. Conley, Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

RENEWABLE ENERGY
  • David Johnson, Senior Research Specialist, Institute of Energy and Environment
  • Nirmala Khandan, Ed and Harold Foreman Endowed Chair, Civil Engineering

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