National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Noel is a Research Engineer in the Buildings and Thermal Systems center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. He develops and maintains the Home Performance XML (HPXML) data transfer standard and supports its adoption in the industry as co-chair of the HPXML working group. He also leads the development of residential building capabilities for the open source EnergyPlus building energy simulation software and develops data analysis and visualization tools for NREL's ResStock large-scale building stock simulation software. Noel has a B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Utah State University with an emphasis in fluid and thermal systems and computational methods and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Colorado.