• strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\views.module on line 1113.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\handlers\views_handler_field.inc on line 1147.
  • strict warning: Declaration of content_handler_field::element_type() should be compatible with views_handler_field::element_type($none_supported = false, $default_empty = false, $inline = false) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\cck\includes\views\handlers\content_handler_field.inc on line 229.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\handlers\views_handler_filter.inc on line 587.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\handlers\views_handler_filter.inc on line 587.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_query::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\plugins\views_plugin_query.inc on line 169.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\views.module on line 1113.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\views.module on line 1113.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\plugins\views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\plugins\views_plugin_row.inc on line 136.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in C:\ARIWEBS\vtari\sites\all\modules\views\views.module on line 1113.

The Center for Energy and the Global Environment brings together a diverse group of internationally renowned researchers. CEAGE is comprised of senior faculty, research associates, staff  and graduate students. Together they are working to achieve the Center's mission of providing accurate and up to date data about the global environment.

Faculty

Name and Title Research Interests
Saifur Rahman

Director, Virginia Tech - Advanced Research Institute (ARI)

Director, Center for Energy and the Global Environment (CEAGE)

Joseph R.Loring Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Energy and Global Environment, Alternate Energy, Critical Infrastructure Assessment and Modeling, Uncertainty Evaluation, Smart Grid.

Manisa Pipattanasomporn

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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George Hagerman

Senior Research Associate

Offshore Wind Energy, Tidal and Wave Energy

Yonael Teklu

Research Associate

IT Manager

Electrical Power and Energy, Distributed Generation, Renewable Energies, Smart Grid, Digital Libraries and Content Management Systems

Matthew Unger

Energy Research Specialist

Distributed Generation, Energy Markets, Energy Storage Systems, Energy Utilization, Fossil Energy, Fuel Cells, Hydrogen Fuels, Industrial Energy Use, Ocean Energy Systems, Offshore Wind Energy, Power Plants, Renewable Energy, Renewable Energy Power Plants, Smart Grid , Tidal Energy, Transportation Energy Use, Wave Energy, Wind Energy.

Murat Kuzlu

Postdoctoral Associate

Smart Grid, Demand Response, Communication network architecture and design principles for smart grids, Smart Metering Systems (AMR, AMI, AMM), Renewable Energy, Wireless Communication, Embedded Systems.

Jinghe Zhang

Postdoctoral Associate

  • Kalman filters, stochastic estimation and control, digital signal processing
  • Computer algorithms development
  • Smart grid modeling, simulation, estimation and optimization
  • Robots, motion planning, and microcontroller applications

 

Students