Research Specialist

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Center for the Built Environment
390 Wurster Hall #1839, Berkeley CA 94720-1839

Charlie Huizenga is a Research Specialist at the Center for the Built Environment at UC Berkeley. He received an MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley and a BA in Engineering Science from Dartmouth College. His research and teaching interests include building energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, wireless sensing and control and software tool development. He was a co-founder and CTO of Adura Technologies, a startup that introduced low-power wireless mesh networking technology to the lighting controls industry and is a co-founder of Agua Para La Vida, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping rural Nicaraguan communities develop safe drinking water systems, improve sanitation and conserve watersheds.