M. Amer Chaaban

Biography

I am M. Amer Chaaban, and I would like to take this opportunity and introduce myself. I have worked for RGS Energy, a Real Goods Solar company that is one of the nation's top solar power companies, as a Solar Design Engineer. During my work at RGS, I designed over 1,000 residential and large commercial solar systems combined with over 20 Megawatts in capacity. I hold a Master of Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with Photovoltaic Technology emphasis and a Bachelor degree in Power Systems. I am currently completing my PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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