Alternative fuels, combustion, chemical kinetics, microgravity experiments, rocket propulsion, spacecraft fire safety and environmental issues.
Anthony Marchese joined the faculty in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at CSU in January 2008. He holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University and B.S. and M.S. degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His research areas include alternative fuels, combustion, chemical kinetics, microgravity experiments, rocket propulsion and environmental issues. He has previously held positions at Rowan University, United Technologies Research Center in East Hartford, CT and NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH. He is the holder of two United States Patents and is a member of Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi, Pi Tau Sigma, The Combustion Institute, AIAA, ASME, SAE and ASEE. In 2001, he was named a Carnegie Scholar by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and in 2004 he was awarded the ASEE Kauffman Outstanding Entrepreneurship Educator Award for excellence in engineering and technology entrepreneurship education.