Modeling Specialist, Product Owner
Mark Mikofski is a solar energy modeling specialist at DNV GL and product owner for SolarFarmer energy assessment and PV system optimization software. Mark has worked in solar since 2007, predicting and optimizing system performance and degradation. Before joining DNV GL in 2017, Mark worked at SunPower for 7 years. Prior to SunPower, Mark worked at a solar thermal startup, Ausra, which was acquired by AREVA in 2010. Mark earned his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California for the study of soot and carbon monoxide formation in under-ventilated fires. Mark is also active in the PV modeling community and has contributed to open source software to model electrical mismatch in PV systems.