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Gerardo Diaz

Phone: 
(209) 228-7858
Education: 

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, 2000 – University of Notre Dame
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1999 – University of Notre Dame
Mechanical Engineer, 1994 – Universidad de Santiago de Chile

Awards: 
Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award for Excellence in Teaching. (Notre Dame, 4/2000) Harman Fellowship in Engineering. (Notre Dame, 1998) Organization of American States Fellowship, Program: PRA-Mechanical Engineering, Number: F50222, (8/96-8/98)
Abstract: 

Renewable energy conversion, dynamic simulation and control of thermal systems, biomass gasification, thermal and non-thermal plasma applications to energy generation and water conservation, optimization of thermal systems, solar thermal systems.