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Dr. Christopher L. Martin
POSITION: Senior Research Engineer, Advanced Thermal Systems

Dr. Christopher L. Martin is a Senior Research Engineer in Advanced Thermal Systems at the EERC, where he assists with current projects in mercury control technologies, contributes to research proposals, and develops new project areas for the EERC. Prior to his position at the EERC, Dr. Martin served as a Research Assistant in the Solar Energy and Energy Conversion Laboratory and as a Teaching Assistant in the Control Systems Laboratory at the University of Florida as well as Design Engineer at Manufacturing Laboratories, Inc., in Gainesville, Florida. He holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida, Gainesville, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of North Carolina.

Dr. Martin's principal areas of interest and expertise include thermal energy conversion, utilization, and system analysis; absorption-based thermochemical cycles; adsorbent separation processes; solar energy systems; and mechanical vibrations. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the American Solar Energy Society.