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The Payne Institute presents: Christopher Clack

May 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The Payne Institute presents: Christopher Clack

Open to the Mines community and the public.

Info Chris Clack

Dr. Clack is the CEO of Vibrant Clean Energy, LLC (VCE). He is pursuing a path that leads the way for a more intelligent electric power system design, here in the US and abroad. VCE uses intellectual property that was invented by Dr Clack for its modeling, studies, and licensing. He, and VCE, are the only commercial vendors of these software packages and the only entity allowed to produce derivative works for its commercialization. Dr Clack has been at the forefront of the energy optimization world for many years. In 2012, he created the groundbreaking National Energy with Weather System (NEWS) simulator while a PI for a National Academy of Sciences (NAS)National Research Council (NRC) project. He later transferred to the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado Boulder. During his time at CIRES, he developed various methods to advance the way people think about variable generation and the future role it has.

Clack can be characterized as an expert in mathematics, statistics and optimization. He combines this expertise with the gained skills of numerical weather predictionelectrical engineering, and economics.

Please join us on May 3 in Engineering Hall room 211


May 3, 2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Engineering Hall
816 15th St.
Golden, CO United States
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