Marc Mueller-Stoffels is the Director for the Power Systems Integration Program at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP). Marc’s research focuses on the integration of variable generation sources into isolated microgrids. Most recently, he has lead the testing of an inverter-battery system to enable diesel-off mode in high contribution wind scenarios. Prior to joining ACEP, Marc has developed regional scale climate models with focus on Arctic sea ice, and has chaired a small software company specializing in optimization algorithms. Marc holds graduate degrees in physics from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Otago University, New Zealand.