Associate Director, Principal Research Engineer III, Energy Management and Sustainability Management Group, ESL
Joseph or Joe Martinez is an Associate Director, Senior Research Engineer, and a Principal Investigator for the Continuous Commissioning® process and leads the Energy and Sustainability Management Group at the ESL. He provides technical support and assists with the transfer of knowledge to Continuous Commissioning® Licensees. He serves as the technical project manager for the Alamo Colleges District, DFW International Airport, and Houston Airport System. Joe’s fields of expertise are in Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems, energy analysis, energy management, and the Continuous Commissioning® process. He has had over twenty-two years of experience in these fields in both the private and public sector. He has provided research-engineering services and led many research projects that have saved millions of dollars. While at Energy Systems Lab, Joe has managed many of the Continuous Commissioning® projects, specifically the Alamo Colleges District for over sixteen years. He has designed and developed the Trend Data Analysis tool (T_DAT), which is an innovative software Commissioning tool that increases field engineer productivity. Joe received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University and a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University. He is also a certified Professional in Continuous Commissioning® (PCC®).