Energy Consultant, Tim Olsen Consulting, Denver, CO 1990-Present; Clients: GE Wind Energy, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, HTH Wind Energy, The Wind Turbine Company, Global Energy Concepts, enXco, PS Enterprises, Cannon Energy Corp, Second Wind, TDH Associates, Carter Wind Turbines, Northern Power Systems, Stone & Webster Management Consultants, SeaWest San Gorgonio.
Research Engineer, Solar Energy Research Institute (SERI, now NREL), Wind Research Branch, Golden, CO 1988-1990.
Systems Engineer, Martin Marietta Denver Aerospace, Littleton, CO 1986-1987.
Research Assistant, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University , (VPI&SU), Mechanical Engineering Department, Blacksburg, VA 1984-1985.
Structural Analyst, Swales and Associates, Greenbelt, MD 1983-1984.
BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder CO, 1982.
BA, Music Performance, classical guitar, The Met, Denver CO, 1990.
Professional Engineer, Colorado # 29136.
Wind Power Plant Evaluation: Naval Auxiliary Landing Field, San Clemente Island, California, National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL/SR-500-27527, Golden, CO, December 2000.
Performance and Economics of a Wind-Diesel Hybrid Energy System: Naval Air Landing Field (NALF), San Clemente Island, California, National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL/SR-500-24663, Golden, CO, July 1999.
Wind Resource Assessment and Wind Energy System Cost Analysis: Fort Huachuca, Arizona, National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL/SR-500-21121, Golden, CO, December 1997.
Hybrid Energy System Cost Analysis: San Nicolas Island, California, National Renewable Energy Laboratory NREL/TP-440-21120, Golden, CO, July 1996.
Parametric Study of Wind Turbine Loads Using Yawdyn, prepared for the ASME ETCE Wind Energy Symposium, New Orleans, LA, January 1994.
WINDATS - Wind Data Analysis Tool Set: User's Manual, Wind Technology Division, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, September, 1990.
Atmospheric Performance of the Special-Purpose SERI Thin-Airfoil Family: Final Results, prepared for the AWEA Windpower '90 Conference, Washington, DC, August, 1989 (coauthor).
Experimental Investigation of Unsteady Fan Flow Interaction with Downstream Struts, Mechanical Engineering Dept. thesis, VPI&SU, Blacksburg, December, 1985; also in Journal of Propulsion and Power, V.3, No.2, March-April, 1987.