Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Prof. Jack Brouwer, Ph.D.
Director, NFCRC

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
jb @nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11223

Prof. Iryna Zenyuk, Ph.D.
Associate Director, NFCRC

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
ivz @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11225

Prof. Scott Samuelsen, Ph.D.
Founding Director

Mechanical, Aerospace, and Environmental Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
gss @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11237

Chief Scientists

Ashok Rao, Ph.D.

Chief Scientist
Power Systems
adr @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11345

Jeffrey Reed, Ph.D.

Chief Scientist
Renewable Fuels and Energy Storage
jgr @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11230

Affiliate Faculty

Prof. Faryar Jabbari, Ph.D.

Controls
fjabbari @ uci.edu
Tel 949.824.6433

Prof. Donald Dabdub, Ph.D.

Air Quality Impact
ddabdub @ uci.edu
Tel 949.824.6126

Prof. Plamen Atanassov, Ph.D.

Electrochemistry
plamen.atanassov @ uci.edu
Tel 949.824.2143

Prof. Steven Davis, Ph.D.

Earth System Science
sjdavis @ uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1821

Prof. Yun Wang, Ph.D.

Fuel Cells
yunw @ uci.edu
Tel 949.824.6004

International Faculty Collaborators

Prof. Jakub Kupecki, Ph.D.

Systems
Institute of Power Engineering
Warsaw, Poland
Jakub.Kupecki @ ien.com.pl

Administrative Staff

Jeff S. Wojciechowski

Manager and Associate Director
jsw @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11115

Steven W. Lee

Manager, Network Systems
swl @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11125

William Gary

Manager of Outreach and
External Relations
wmg @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11131

Patti Klumper

Senior Finance Analyst
pkl @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11233

Michelle Mendez

Purchasing Manager,
Payroll/Personnel Manager
mkm @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11222

Cynthia Dieudonne

Graphic Designer and Web Developer
cd @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11110

Research Staff

Robert Flores, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist
Engineering Science
rjf @ nfcrc.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11555

Luca Mastropasqua, Ph.D.

Senior Research Scientist
lm1 @ apep.uci.edu
Tel 949.824.1999 x11111

Associates

Lori Schell, Ph.D.

Associate
Energy Economics Science

Katrina Fritz

Associate
Policy Science

Scholars

Andrea Perego, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Scholar

Pongsarun Satjaritanun, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Scholar