Name: Amatucci, Glenn G.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Material Science and Engineering, Center for Advanced Solid State Ionics, Advanced Power Prototype Laboratories and Energy Storage Research.
Research Areas: Energy Storage

Name: Andrews, Clinton
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy/ Urban Planning and Policy Development
Research Areas: Policy, Building efficiency, Simulation modeling, Human behavior, Green buildings, Electric utilities

Name: Asefa, Tewodros (Teddy)
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology & Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Research Areas: Catalysis, nanomaterials synthesis, electrocatalysis, photocatalysis, water splitting and hydrogen production, fuel cells, solar PV.

Name: Debashish Bhattacharya
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Research Areas: Algal biofuels, de novo and functional genomics, strain improvement

Name: Birnie, Dunbar P., III
Title: Professor and Corning Saint-Gobain Malcolm G. McLaren Chair
Department / Research Program: Materials Science and Engineering
Research Areas: Photovoltaic devices, Solar power systems, Solar+battery systems for energy resilience, Future electric transportation, Renewable energy storage in vehicle batteries.

Name: Bonos, Stacy A.
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Plant Biology
Research Areas: Biofuels, Biomass Crops, Switchgrass

Name: Brennan-Tonetta, Peggy
Title: Associate Vice President, Economic Development and Associate Director, NJAES
Department / Research Program: Rutgers Office of Research and Economic Development and NJAES Office of Cooperative Research
Research Areas: Bioenergy, policy, economics, clean energy, and business development

Name: Broccoli, Anthony J.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Environmental Sciences; Rutgers Climate Institute
Research Areas: Climate dynamics, climate modeling

Name: Brodie, Joseph
Title: Director of Atmospheric Research
Department / Research Program: Rutgers University Center for Ocean Observing Leadership, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Energy Research Areas: Offshore wind energy, solar energy, grid integration

Name: Castner, Edward Jr.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Dept. of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Research Areas: Light harvesting for charge separation; ionic liquids for energy applications

Name: Celik, Fuat E.
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Research Areas: Catalysis, Photocatalysis, Biofuels, Carbon Capture

Name: Chant, Robert
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Energy Research Areas: Coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics. Wave energy, tidal energy, sediment transport, and ecological impacts of marine construction.

Name: Chhowalla, Manish
Title: Professor and Associate Chair
Department / Research Program: Materials Science and Engineering
Research Areas: Photovoltaics, Catalysis, Supercapacitors with 2D Materials

Name: Chundawat, Shishir P. S.
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Research Areas: Biochemical Engineering, Protein Engineering, Carbohydrate-Active Enzyme Engineering, Glycoengineering & Glycobiology, Chemo-enzymatic Synthesis of Glycans & Glycoconjugates, Industrial Bioseparations, Protein Adsorption, Biomass Process Engineering, Cellulosic Biofuels Production, Cellulose & Carbohydrate Chemistry

Name: Coit, David W.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Research Areas: Electric power grid modeling and optimization; Electricity transmission and distribution reliability and maintainability.

Name: Cuite, Cara L.
Title: Assistant Extension Specialist
Department / Research Program: Human Ecology
Energy Research Areas: Energy consumption, Interventions

Name: Di, Rong
Title: Assistant Research Professor
Department / Research Program: Plant Biology and Pathology
Research Areas: Biofuel, Plant engineering, Starch to Bioethanol, Cellulosic Biomass

Name: Dismukes, G. Charles
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Graduate Program in Biochemistry and Microbiology, Institute for Advanced Materials and Device Nanotechnology
Research Areas: Catalysis, materials chemistry, solar energy and solar fuels, natural photosynthesis

Name: Ely, Romulo N.
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Rutgers Business School, Management Science & Information Systems
Research Areas: Biorefinery; energy economics; energy modeling; energy planning; hybrid analysis; renewable energies; 

Name: Fabris, Laura
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Materials Science and Engineering and IAMDN
Research Areas: Organic PV, Materials synthesis, Materials Characterization

Name: Fahrenfeld, Nicole
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Civil & Environmental Engineering
Research Areas: Environmental Engineering, Water Quality

Name: Falkowski, Paul G.
Title: Director, Rutgers Energy Institute; Bennett L. Smith Chair in Business and Natural Resources; Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Rutgers Energy Institute, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Marine and Coastal Sciences, Institute of Earth, Oceans and Atmospheric Sciences
Research Areas: Algal biofuels, novel catalysts, energy efficiency

Name: Farris, Thomas N.
Title: Dean, School of Engineering
Department / Research Program: School of Engineering
Research Areas: Aerospace structures and materials; tribology; manufacturing processes; fatigue and fracture.

Name: Felder, Frank A.
Title: Director and Associate Research Professor
Department / Research Program: Center for Energy, Economic and Environmental Policy (CEEEP) and Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Research Areas: Electricity markets, renewable energy and energy efficiency evaluation, reliability analysis of electric power systems, electric power systems and climate change

Name: Feldman, Leonard C.
Title: Director, IAMDN; Vice President, Physical Science and Engineering Partnerships
Department / Research Program: Institute for Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology (IAMDN)
Research Areas: Electronic Materials, Surface and Interface Science, Condensed Matter Physics; Thin Films, Epitaxy, Materials Science, Nanostructures; Materials Modification and Analysis Using Ion Beams; Organization and administration of academic research; Science education.

Name: Fennell, Donna
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Environmental Sciences, Bioenvironmental Engineering
Research Areas: Anaerobic reductive dehalogenation, Dechlorination of dioxins and PCBs, Bioremediation, Bioenergy, Bioaerosols.

Name: Garfunkel, Eric
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Institute for Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology; Laboratory for Surface Modification
Research Areas: PV, catalysis, energy storage, solar fuels

Name: Glenn, Scott
Title: Distinguished Professor and Co-Director of Center for Ocean Observing Leadership
Department / Research Program: Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Center for Ocean Observing Leadership
Research Areas: Coastal Ocean Processes, Storms Hurricanes & Typhoons, Air-Sea Interactions, Ocean-Sediment Interactions, Ocean Modeling and Forecasting, Turbulent Closure, Ocean Observing Technology Development, Marine Education

Name: Goldman, Alan
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemistry and Chemical Biology; Institute for Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology; Laboratory for Surface Modification
Research Areas: Hydrocarbons, catalysts, diesel fuel, transportation fuels. 

Name: Greenblatt, Martha
Title: Board of Governors Professor of Chemistry
Department / Research Program: Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Energy Research Areas: catalysts synthesis and structure/ chemical composition-properties correlations. (did fuel cells, batteries in the past)

Name: Guo, Qizhong (George)
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Research Areas: Hydropower, Technology Development, Energy Resiliency

Name: Guran, Serpil
Title: Director
Department / Research Program: School of Environmental and Biological Sciences EcoComplex
Research Areas: Advanced biofuels, low-carbon drop-in fuels, Thermochemical Catalytic Conversion of sustainable biomass and waste in to low-carbon energy forms, Carbon foot print of fuels. LCA.

Name: Häggblom, Max M.
Title: Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department / Research Program: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Research Areas: Biofuels, lignoaromatics, methanogenesis, microbial carbon degradation

Name: He, Huixin
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemistry, Rutgers-Newark
Energy Research Areas: Carbon Nanomaterials and their metal nanoparticle composites, Catalysis and Energy Storage

Name: Helsel, Zane R.
Title: Extension Specialist in Agriculture Energy - Emeritus
Department / Research Program: Plant Biology, Rutgers Cooperative Extension
Research Areas: Biomass, Energy Crops

Name: Hochman, Gal
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Research Areas: Biofuels and bio products, biomass feedstocks: waste and algae, petroleum and natural gas supply chains, energy efficiency, adoption of renewable technologies, the political economy of fuel prices, regulation

Name: Ierapetritou, Marianthi
Title: Professor and Chair
Department / Research Program: Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering 
Research Areas: Technoeconomic evaluation; biomass conversion; Life Cycle Assessment; Optimization 

Name: Janes, Harry W.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Plant Biology and Pathology
Research Areas: Plant Biology, Plant growth models for crops

Name: Javanmard, Mehdi
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research Areas: Biofuels

Name: Kopp, Robert
Title: Associate Director, Rutgers Energy Institute; Associate Professor, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences
Department / Research Program: Earth & Planetary Sciences
Research Areas: Policy, Economics, Integrated Assessment

Name: Kornitas, Michael D.
Title: Director of Sustainability and Energy; Research Associate Rutgers Center for Green Building
Department / Research Program: Facilities Maintenance & Operations Utilities
Research Areas: Sustainability, Conservation

Name: Krogmann, Ute
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
Research Areas: Solid waste management and engineering 

Name: Kukor, Jerome K.
Title: Dean, Graduate School New Brunswick
Department / Research Program: Graduate School New Brunswick, Environmental Science
Research Areas: Microbial biodegradation of xenobiotics, microbial biochemistry, regulation of gene expression; Energy education

Name: Lam, Eric
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Plant Biology and Pathology
Research Areas: Biomass and Biofuel Production

Name: Leichenko, Robin
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Geography and Rutgers Climate Institute
Research Areas: Vulnerability, adaptation, economics, equity

Name: Levitan, Orly
Title: Research Professor
Department / Research Program: Environmental Biophysics and Molecular Ecology Laboratory & Department of Plant Biology and Pathology
Research Areas: biofuels, algae, plant, photosynthesis, intermediate metabolism

Name: Li, Jing
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Research Areas: Energy Conversion and Storage, CO2 Capture, LEDs, Catalysis, Solar PV

Name: Lun, Desmond
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Computer Science, and Center for Computational and Integrative Biology
Research Areas: Biofuels

Name: Lyons, Kevin
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Associate Director Rutgers Energy Institute, Rutgers Business School/Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Archaeology Lab
Research Areas: Supply Chain, Supply Chain Archaeology, Energy Supply Chains, Waste Management, Recycling, Waste Archaeology

Name: Messing, Joachim
Title: Professor of Molecular Biology, Selman A. Waksman Chair in Molecular Genetics, Director of Waksman Institute of Microbiology
Department / Research Program: Waksman Institute of Microbiology
Research Areas: Feedstock, biofuel

Name: Miles, Travis
Title: Assistant Research Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Energy Research Areas: Offshore wind, solar, and policy.

Name: Miller, Kenneth G.
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Earth and Planetary Sciences and Institute of Earth, Oceans, and Atomosperhic Sciences
Research Areas: Carbon Capture and Sequestration

Name: Niederman, Robert A.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Research Areas: Biohybrid Solar PV and Dye-Sensitized Cells

Name: O’Carroll, Deirdre
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Materials Science and Engineering, Chemistry and Chemical Biology and Institute for Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology (IAMDN)
Research Areas: Energy Efficiency, OLEDs, Thin Film Photovoltaics, Organic Functional Materials

Name: Patel, Nirav
Title: Research Fellow
Department / Research Program: School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University - Honors College
Research Areas: Renewable energy education, Enviormental attitudes, Energy attitudes, Pro-enviormental behavior, Sustainability

Name: Piotrowiak, Piotr
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Chemistry, Rutgers-Newark
Research Areas: Solar PV, Photocatalysis, Photochemistry

Name: Podzorov, Vitaly
Title: Professor (P1)
Department / Research Program: Physics
Energy Research Areas: Solar PV, Nanomaterials

Name: Pray, Carl E.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics
Research Areas: Biotechnology, Biofuels

Name: Ransome, Ronald
Title: Professor; Dean, Mathematics and Physical Sciences; Acting Vice Dean of Administration
Department / Research Program: Physics & Astronomy
Research Areas: Nuclear physics

Name: Reinfelder, Ying Fan
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Earth and Planetary Sciences
Research Areas: Water Cycle, Terrestrial Ecosystems

Name: Riman, Richard E.
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Materials Science and Engineering
Research Areas: Green Manufacturing Methods, CO2 Sequestration

Name: Alan Robock
Title: Distinguished Professor
Department / Research Program: Environmental Sciences
Research Areas: Climate Change, Climate modeling, Geoengineering, Nuclear Winter

Name: Seneca, Joseph J.
Title: University Professor Emeritus
Department / Research Program: Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
Research Areas: Economic policy, cost-benefit analysis, environmental economics

Name: Shwom, Rachael
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Human Ecology
Research Areas: Energy efficiency, Energy consumption, Political and social dimensions of energy transitions, Risk governance

Name: Sigman, Hilary
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Economics
Research Areas: Economics

Name: Somalwar, Sunil
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Physics
Research Areas: Policy, tax-neutral carbon pricing, solar thermal, outreach to environmental community, undergraduate energy teaching

Name: Specca, David
Title: Assistant Director for Bioenergy and Controlled Environment Agriculture
Department / Research Program: Rutgers EcoComplex
Research Areas: Bioenergy, Biopower, Bioheat, Biofuels, Biomass Feedstocks, Biomass Assessment, Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Controlled Environment Agriculture, Solid Waste to Energy, Landfill Gas to Energy (LFGTE), Anaerobic Digestion, Business Incubation

Name: Tsilomelekis, George
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Energy Research Areas: In situ / Operando vibrational spectroscopy, Raman, IR, catalysis, shale gas, biomass, biofuels, olefins, alkanes

Name: Wang, Honggang
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Industrial and Systems Engineering       
Energy Research Areas: Wind, Carbon Geologic Storage, Geothermal, Petroleum Oil/Gas, Smart Grid

Name: Xu, Ming
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources
Research Areas: Global Change Ecology, Big Data and Ecosystem Modeling, Ecosystem Services, Renewable Energy, Biological Carbon Sequestration and Utilization.

Name: York, Darrin M.
Title: Professor
Department / Research Program: Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Research Areas: Multiscale modeling, RNA catalysis, RNA folding, molecular simulation, quantum mechanics, free energy, force field

Name: Young, Lily Y.
Title: Provost of Rutgers University–New Brunswick, Professor
Department / Research Program: Exec VP for Academic Affairs
Research Areas: Anaerobic microbial metabolism of environmental contaminants, microbial ecology 

Name: Zhang, Desheng
Title: Assistant Professor
Department / Research Program: Computer Science
Research Areas: Cyber Physical System, Smart Cities, Internet of Things, Data Science, Cross-Domain Urban Systems, cross-domain data fusion, heterogeneous model integration, visual data analytics, system optimization and application deployment

Name: Zhao, Yao
Title: Associate Professor
Department / Research Program: Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences
Research Areas: Energy Policy and Economics, Energy Resource Management, Risk and portfolio Analysis

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