Joe Redfield, P.E.
Show Date: June 12th, 2019
Listen to podcast at:
Joe B. Redfield, P.E.
Redfield Consulting Services
Joe B. Redfield, P. E. Owner, Redfield Consulting Services, has over 36 years of experience in research and development, Joe specializes in energy systems engineering and has extensive design and project management experience in the development and application of advanced technologies, with a focus on vehicular propulsion systems. He provides strategic and technical innovation and leadership in a variety of programs for vehicle-to-grid and advanced plugin electric vehicle charge control.
Prior to starting Redfield Consulting Services, Mr. Redfield worked at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) for 30 years where he managed and provided engineering leadership to project teams involved in the development of and systems integration of electric, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid drive trains including parallel and series hybrid configurations, and advanced vehicular energy storage systems for passenger cars, heavy duty trucks, off road equipment, and locomotives.
Mr. Redfield was raised and graduated from high school in Corpus Christi, Texas. He received his BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas in Austin in 1981 and 1983 respectively. Joe is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas.
He is member of SAE, AIAA, and is a Senior Member of IEEE. In the IEEE, Joe currently holds executive committee positions at both the Region 5 and Central Texas Section levels. He is a member of the IEEE Smart Grid R&D Committee.
Joe Redfield is treasurer and on the board of directors of the National Space Society, an independent, nonpartisan, educational, grassroots non-profit dedicated to the creation of a spacefaring civilization.