Solar energy engineering and commercialization (PSM)


A large number of faculty, representing diverse programs across two ASU campuses, offer courses applicable to the PSM program, and may serve as mentors for the applied research projects.

Ron Roedel, PhD Emeritus Professor, Electrical Engineering and Program Director, 480.965.5268,

Read more about how Dr. Roedel’s passion for the PSM SEEC program encouraged him to step out of retirement!

Ira Bennett, PhD, Associate Director for Research, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Science Outside the Lab – Washington DC Seminar, (480) 727-8830,

Harvey Bryan, PhD, Professor, The Design School, (480) 965-6904,  

Ronald Calhoun, Phd, Associate Professor, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy, Senior Sustainability Scientist, fluid dynamics and atmospheric sciences, (480) 727-7032,

Stephen Goodnick (Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering), Professor and Director, Arizona Institute for Renewable Energy, PhD, solid-state devices, (480) 965-9572,

Kris Mayes,  Professor of Practice, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, (480) 965-2831,

Clark Miller (School of Politics and Global Studies), Associate Professor, Associate Director, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes, and Director, PSM in Science and Technology Policy, PhD, science, technology, and globalization, (480) 965-1778,

Martin (Mike) Pasqualetti (School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning), Professor, PhD, renewable energy policy, (480) 965-4548,

Patrick Phelan School for Engineering of Matter, Transport, and Energy and Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability, PhD, thermofluid sciences and sustainable energy, (480) 965-1625,

T. Agami Reddy (Architecture and Landscape Architecture and School of Sustainability), Professor, PhD, thermofluids and sustainable energy, (480) 965-4460,

Bradley Rogers (College of Technology and Innovation), Associate Professor, PhD, mechanical and manufacturing engineering technology, (480) 727-1034,

Thomas Seager (School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment), Associate Professor, Ethics education for sustainable engineers, environmental impacts of alternative energy, environmental decision analysis, sustainable theory,

Devarajan Srinivasan, Faculty Associate, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering Polytechnic Campus,  operations and maintenance of photovoltaic systems,

G. (Mani) Tamizhmani (CTI Electronic Systems), Clinical Professor and President, TÜV Photovoltaic Testing Laboratory, PhD, solar photovoltaics testing, (480) 727-1770,

Steve Trimble (Mechanical, Aerospace, Chemical, and Materials Engineering), Professor of Practice, PhD, technology & business of sustainable energy systems, (480) 727-8977,

Jameson Wetmore (School of Human Evolution and Social Change and the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes), Assistant Professor, PhD, science, technology, ethics and public policy, (480) 727-0750,

Avi Wiezel (School for Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment), Associate Professor, PhD, principles of leadership for project managers, (480) 965-4121,