You are hereby invited to join the Long Island Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers at our upcoming meeting, Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7 pm, to be held in Theobald Hall Room 411, at the Old Westbury Campus of NYIT. We are pleased to welcome our own Dr. Robert Amundsen, who will present “Micro Structures: Going Green by Going Small” and explain how significant energy savings can be achieved by downsizing the building footprint. This can be accomplished by adopting a more sustainable lifestyle, and using compact equipment. The financial and environmental benefits are significant.
Robert N. Amundsen, Ph.D., CEM, LEED AP BD+C, is the Director of the M.S. in Energy Management program at the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences of New York Institute of Technology. He is responsible for programs at the NYIT campuses in Old Westbury, Manhattan, Vancouver, and online. Dr. Amundsen is the President of the Long Island Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers. He is a past recipient of the Environmental Educator of the Year Award, and the Energy Professional Development Award. He served as the Engineering Faculty Advisor for the NYIT Solar Decathlon Team. He earned a B.S. in Physics and Astronomy and a B.S. in Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Rochester, followed by an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Energy Management and Policy at the University of Pennsylvania.