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Victor Castillo

Research Technician V-Operate


Victor joined NREL in 2011. He designs, fabricates, and assembles prototype test facilities. Victor primarily works with the Concentrated Solar Power group but also works with several other research groups, including Commercial and Residential Buildings, Advanced Optical Materials, and Biofuels. Victor is also responsible for material testing using the three Ultra Accelerated Weathering Systems located on the NREL mesa top testing facility. Before coming to NREL, he spent several years in the research and development of fuel cell technology.


A.S. Electronics Engineering Technology, ITT Technical Institute