Jon G. McGowan


12 Gunness Lab
University of Massachusetts
160 Governors Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-2210 

(413) 545-2756
(413) 545-1027

B.S., Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1961;
M.S., Stanford University, 1962;
Ph.D., Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1965 

Research Interests: 

Thermodynamics: heat transfer; fluid mechanics; thermal systems analysis 

Selected Publications: 
  • J. F. Manwell and J. G. McGowan, Wind Diesel System Simulation: A Screening Level Method, International Journal of Solar Energy, 17, p. 223-240, 1996.
  • W. Q. Jeffreis, McGowan, Manwell, Development of a Dynamic Model for No Storage Wind/Diesel Systems, Wind Engineering, 1, pp. 27-38, 1996.
  • McGowan, Manwell, C. Avelar, C. Warner, Hybrid Wind/PV/Diesel Hybrid Power Systems Modeling and South American Applications, Renewable Energy, 1, p. 836-847, 1996.
  • McGowan, Manwell, Modeling of Wind/Diesel/Hybrid Systems, Energy Environment Monitor, 11, p. 47-58, 1995.
  • Manwell & McGowan, A Combined Probabilistic/Time Series Model for Wind Diesel Systems Simulation, Solar Energy, 53, p. 481-490, 1994.