Dr. Jack Brouwer is a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, civil and environmental engineering at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and is director of its National Fuel Cell Research Center & Advanced Power and Energy Program. He is an energy system dynamics expert with research interests in renewable energy systems development; dynamic simulation and control; energy system thermodynamics, design, and integration; electrochemical conversion devices and systems such as fuel cells, electrolyzers and batteries; hydrogen production, storage and conversion systems; and electrochemical reactions with concurrent heat, mass and momentum transfer. Dr. Brouwer obtained his MS and BS in mechanical engineering from UCI and his PhD in mechanical engineering from MIT.