Dr. Abbas Ghassemi
BiographyDr. Ghassemi has authored and edited several text books and has many publications and papers in the areas of energy, water, carbon cycle including carbon generation and management, process control, thermodynamics, transport phenomena, education management and innovative teaching methods. Dr. Ghassemi holds a BS, MS and PhD in Chemical Engineering with minors in mathematics and experimental statistics from University of Oklahoma and New Mexico State University respectively and serves on a number of public and private boards, editorial boards, and peer review panels.
2006-present- professor and director; 1999-present- executive director of WERC; 1990-1999- director of research; 1979-1988- various positions at Monsanto
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
His research areas of interest include risk-based decision making, renewable energy and water, Carbon management and sequestration, energy efficiency and pollution prevention, multiphase flow and process control.