Research Faculty

John Byrne jbbyrne@udel.edu

Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP) (On Sabbatical Leave) and Distinguished Professor of Energy & Climate Policy; Ph.D., University of Delaware, 1980. Climate change; political economy; technology, environment and society; sustainable development; energy & environmental justice. He has contributed to Working Group III of the United Nations-sponsored Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) since 1992. (Bio Sketch) (Curriculum Vitae)

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Young-Doo Wang  youngdoo@udel.edu
Visiting Researcher and Professor Emeritus; Ph.D., University of Delaware, 1980. Energy and environmental policy; economic analysis of alternative energy options; econometric applications. (Bio Sketch)
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Lawrence Agbemabiese agbe@udel.edu
Acting Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP); Associate Research Professor; Ph.D., University of Delaware, 2002. Energy and environmental policy; climate science; sustainable development.
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Michael J. Chajes  chajes@udel.edu
Michael J. Chajes is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Delaware (UD). He is also a registered Professional Engineer and served on Delaware’s PE Registration Board from 1995 to 2000. In 2010, Dr. Chajes was named Delaware Engineer of the Year and was also awarded a UC Davis College of Engineering Distinguished Engineering Alumni Medal. In 2012, he received UD’s E.A. Trabant Award for Women’s Equity, and in 2016 he was inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Civil and Environmental Engineering Alumni by the University of Massachusetts. (Bio Sketch) (Curriculum Vitae)
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Steven Hegedus ssh@udel.edu
Scientist, Institute of Energy Conversion, and CEEP Policy Fellow. Photovoltaic solar energy technology and applications, solar cell design and characterization; impact of federal and local energy policy on solar markets.
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Dr. Biliana Cicin-Sain bcs@udel.edu
Director of the Gerard J. Mangone Center for Marine Policy and Professor of Marine Policy at the University of Delaware’s School of Marine Science and Policy in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment. She holds a Senior Policy Fellow appointment with the Center for Energy and Environmental Policy and serves on its graduate faculty. She is a world leader in the field of integrated coastal and ocean governance and has forged international collaboration among all sectors of the international oceans community to advance the global oceans agenda. (Bio Sketch)

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Sue McNeilsmcneil@udel.edu 
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Professor of Urban Affairs and Public Policy at University of Delaware. McNeil was formerly the Director of the Urban Transportation Center and Professor in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs and the Department of Civil and Materials Engineering at University of Illinois at Chicago. McNeil is a member of the Executive Committee of the Transportation Research Board and the Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment. (Curriculum Vitae)

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William Latham latham@udel.edu
Director, Center for Applied Business & Economic Research; Associate Professor of Economics; Associate Professor of Urban Affairs and Public Policy; CEEP Senior Policy Fellow. Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1973. Economics of energy and environmental modeling, forecasting and impacts.(Bio Sketch)
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William F. Ritter william.ritter@udel.edu
Professor and Department Chair, Bioresources Engineering and CEEP Senior Policy Fellow; Ph.D., Iowa State University, 1971. Groundwater pollution; waste management; water quality modeling; surface water contamination; irrigation management. (Bio Sketch) (Curriculum Vitae)

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Ismat Shah ismat@udel.edu
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy; CEEP Senior Policy Fellow. Ph.D., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Materials design, synthesis and characterization for energy and environment applications.(Bio Sketch)

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The Center for Energy and Environmental Policy (CEEP) works closely with the Energy and Environmental Policy (ENEP) program. ENEP Faculty can be found here.