Meet the Team


L-R: Eric Hawthorne, Janet So, Clay Howey, Hassan Farhangi, Kim Dotto, Joey Dabell, Minoo Shariat-zadeh
BCIT's Smart Microgrid Applied Research Team (SMART) is a multi-faceted research team with skills and expertise in a variety of disciplines. In addition to employing a team of full-time researchers, this group draws on the expertise of BCIT faculty, staff and students and a network of research partners from industry, government, and universities across Canada.

Dr. Hassan Farhangi
Director, Smart Microgrid Applied Research Team (SMART)

Clay Howey
Research Head, Mobile Applications Development

Kelly Carmichael

Research Analyst

Joey Dabell
Project Leader

Eric Hawthorne
Research Associate

Radina Nikolic
Research Associate

Minoo Shariat-zadeh
Research Associate

Janet So

Research Analyst

Alan Stewart
Research Analyst

If you have a technical question or problem, or a potential project in mind, ask a BCIT research expert.