Research Staff

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Mark Mehos

Group Manager, Thermal Systems R&D

Mark joined NREL in 1986 and manages the Thermal Systems R&D group at NREL, with an emphasis on concentrating solar power, thermal energy for grid storage, solar-thermal derived fuels, and thermal systems optimization.

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Craig Turchi

Group Manager, Thermal Energy Science & Technologies

Craig Turchi is the acting laboratory program manager for the NREL Geothermal Program and the group manager for the Thermal Energy Science and Technologies Research Group.

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Mary Werner

Solar Energy Technologies Lab Program Manager

In 2015, Mary became the program manager for the Solar Program, the flagship program at the lab.

Name Position Email Phone
Augustine, Chad Researcher V-Systems Engineering 303-384-7382
Boyd, Matthew Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7799
Castillo, Victor Research Technician V-Operate 303-384-7476
Davenport, Patrick Researcher II-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-3161
Gerk, Cindy Professional II-Project Controller 303-384-7693
Gifford, Jeffrey Contingent Worker 303-275-4383
Glatzmaier, Gregory Researcher V-Chemical Engineering 303-384-7470
Hamilton, Bill Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6380
Klammer, Noah Post Graduate 303-275-3273
Ma, Zhiwen Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-3784
Martinek, Janna Researcher IV-Chemical Engineering 303-275-3779
Mehos, Mark Group Manager, Thermal Systems R&D 303-384-7458
Mitchell, Rebecca Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7475
Neises, Ty Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-4537
Netter, Judy Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-6258
Tirawat, Robert Researcher II-Materials Science 303-384-6360
Turchi, Craig Group Manager, Thermal Energy Science & Technologies 303-384-7565
Vidal, Judith Group Manager, Building Energy Science 303-275-4290
Wagner, Mike Researcher V NEX-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7430
Werner, Mary Solar Energy Technologies Lab Program Manager 303-384-7511
Wrubel, Jacob Postdoctoral Researcher-Chemical Engineering 303-384-7349
Zhao, Youyang Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-4398
Zhu, Guangdong Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-4497
Zolan, Alex Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-3956