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Dr. Darrell Massie, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Intelligent Power and Energy Research Corporation (IPERC)


Darrell Massie is the founder and Chief Technology Officer of Intelligent Power and Energy Research Corporation (IPERC), a producer of intelligent controls and cyber security for microgrids.

Dr. Massie was IPERC’s Principal Investigator for all phases of the cyber secure controls system for the SPIDERS Phase I, II and III projects.  The SPIDERS program was the flagship cybersecure microgrid project sponsored by US Department of Energy, US Department of Defense (DOD) and US Department of Homeland Security.

Prior to founding IPERC, Dr. Massie served for over 20 years as a commissioned officer in the US Army and taught for 15 years as Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York.  Dr. Massie has served in a variety of positions as one of the Army’s primary experts for strategic planning in power and energy.  He has authored or co-authored over 90 technical papers and reports, two US patents and is a registered Professional Engineer in Colorado and New York.