Dr. Brian Raichle
Dr. Brian Raichle is an Assistant Professor of Appropriate Technology at Appalachian State University. He was trained as an experimental nuclear physicist at NC State, but for the last 3 years has applied his training to the study of renewable energy. His current projects include performance testing of residential solar thermal collectors, wind resource assessment, development of sustainable greenhouse technologies, and a community-based initiative to promote bicycle commuting. He is also involved in course and curriculum development for renewable energy training programs.