Anthony J. Marchese is associate dean and professor of mechanical engineering in the Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering and Energy Institute at Colorado State University. Marchese holds a Ph.D. and masters in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University and bachelor's and master's degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His research areas include internal combustion engines, alternative fuels, combustion, chemical kinetics, microgravity experiments, methane emissions and biomass cookstoves.
His current research projects include biodiesel chemical kinetics, pollutant formation from algae-based biofuels, exhaust emissions from algal methyl esters, locomotive engine emissions, ultrasonic harvesting of microalgae, dual fuel diesel/natural gas engines, biomass gasifier cookstoves and methane emissions from the natural gas supply chain. He is currently the Past Chair of the U.S. Western States Section of the Combustion Institute.