Steve joined NREL in May 2013 and works in the Commercial Buildings Research Group. Steve's areas of expertise are electric power distribution systems, DC power systems, linear and nonlinear optimization, and energy informatics.

Prior to joining NREL, he completed a Ph.D. at Colorado School of Mines. His dissertation research developed analysis and optimization techniques for maximizing the energy efficiency of electrical distribution systems in commercial buildings using a mixture of AC and DC distribution.


Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines

M.S. Engineering, Colorado School of Mines

B.S. Engineering, Messiah College