Industrial Assessment Centers
University of Texas, Arlington IAC
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University of Texas, Arlington IAC
Center From 2001 to 2006
University of Texas, Arlington
Director Dr. Dereje Agonafer
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University of Texas, Arlington
Implementation Grant Funding Opportunity Open
IMPORTANT: The grant program operates on a rolling basis and applications may be submitted at any time, with quarterly reviews.
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Implementation Grant Funding Opportunity Open
Qualifying* small and medium-sized US manufacturers, that received IAC or Combined Heat and Power Technical Assistance Partnership assessments between 2018 and 2024, can now apply for grants for implementation of assessment recommendations up 50% of qualifying* project costs with a maximum of $300,000 per manufacturer.
IMPORTANT: The grant program now operates on a rolling basis and applications may be submitted at any time through the year, with quarterly reviews.
*See Full Grant Solicitation for full qualification and selection details.
University of Texas, Arlington is no longer an active IAC Center
TA-IAC is no longer active

The University of Texas, Arlington Industrial Assessment Center (TA-IAC) provides free energy, productivity, and waste assessments to small and medium-sized industrial facilities through funding provided by the US Department of Energy.

132 Assessments
935 Recommendations
1.63 Tbtu Energy Saving*
$15.12 million Cost Savings*
44 Students Trained
*Recommended Savings
Generic IAC Assessment Activity
Generic IAC Assessment Activity
Generic IAC Assessment Activity
Last Available Contact Information
Center Director Dr. Dereje Agonafer
Phone # n/a
Mailing Address
, 76019
Assistant Director Dr. Sarah Phillips
Assistant Director Dr. Wonkee Ahn
Staff Sally Thompson
Assistant Director Wonkee Ahn
University of Texas, Arlington has trained 44 students
The following students have participated in IAC assessments with University of Texas, Arlington since 2003, when student name tracking began.
The 3 students (in BOLD) have also been awarded IAC student certificates for exceptional participation.

Abhishek Shah
Abichu Abebe
Adriana Arias
Ajay Kadrenahally
Alexander Sibaja
Amr Toulmant
Amr Tuiaimat
Andres Gutierrez
Andrew Padt
Brandia Johnson
Brent Tucker
Buddy Cochran
Charles Cochran
Cynthia Green
Daniel Wichert
Deepak Gururaja
Deepak Siranadar
Deepak Sivanandan
Dhaval Parmar
Harold Brady
Jason Isham
Kendrick Thomas
Krishnateja Chepuri
Lipsa Mahapatra
Lister Pinto
Mabel Gutierrez
Madhu Balikkodath
Madhu Valikkodath
Mahera Ravjani
Mark Cowan
Moumita Roy
Nguyen Lac
Nwamaka Iwuora
Richard Mitchell
Rick Stevenson
Rohan Theophilis
Rory Canaday
Sharath Chandra
Sree Sesha
Sujith Kanakasabhapathi
Sujith Pillai
Ulrick Yankey
Vasanthi Bala
Veerendra Mulay