EAG Team

The EAG brings together an interdisciplinary group of NPS faculty along with subject matter experts from industry, academia, military, and government to create energy-focused education programs for U.S. and international military audiences.

Contact Information

Address

Energy Academic Group
Naval Postgraduate School
Quarters D, Bldg 281
Monterey, California 93943
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Phone

831-656-1879

Dr. Daniel Nussbaum
EAG Chair

Dr. Daniel Nussbaum is currently the senior member of the EAG and a faculty member in both the Operations Research Department and the Business School at Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). Dan provides several critical functions across the NPS campus, including teaching courses in cost estimating and analysis, mentoring students throughout their graduate coursework, including their master’s theses, and providing leadership in graduate-level energy education, research, and outreach to support advancing operational energy initiatives across the Navy, Marine Corps and broader DoD organizations.

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Alan Howard
EAG Associate Chair

Alan Howard is currently serving as the Associate Chair of the EAG. His responsibilities include international outreach and partnering efforts, business process review, program management, and leveraging opportunities to match academic and research resources across the DoD, State Department, and NATO partner capacity building goals and objectives.

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Faculty

Dr. Karen Flack

Visiting Professor of Mechanical Engineering
United States Naval Adademy
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Kristen Fletcher

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
831-656-6195 
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LCDR USN (Ret) Eric Hahn

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
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Tahmina Karimova

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
831-656-6405
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CDR USN (Ret) Kevin Maher

EAG Academic Associate, Lecturer
Department of Operations Research
831-656-2691
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Brandon Naylor

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
831-656-1986
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Dr. Jonathan Phillips

Research Professor
Department of Physics
505-577-6584
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LtCol USMC (Ret) Lawrence Walzer

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
831-656-3777
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Jacob Wigal

Faculty Associate – Research
Energy Academic Group
831-656-1897 
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Support Staff

Nora O’Connor

Administrative Support
216-374-6095
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