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Portrait of David Chasar.David Chasar
Senior Research Engineer
Buildings Research

(321) 638-1453
(321) 638-1439


B.S., Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas at Arlington, TX 1992

Research Focus:

Dave Chasar is a registered Professional Engineer and RESNET Certified HERS Rater with over 20 years experience conducting energy efficiency and indoor air quality research at the Florida Solar Energy Center. His work has focused on building performance testing and diagnostics and detailed field monitoring and analysis of measured data to educate and inform the building community.

Mr. Chasar has presented over two-dozen workshops in Florida and the Caribbean targeting the requirements of constructing and maintaining buildings in humid climates where energy efficiency is often at odds with indoor health and comfort. Training courses have targeted building owners and managers, engineers and energy raters teaching the fundamentals of energy efficiency, building auditing and performance testing.