Michael Andrie is a Researcher at the Engine Research Center (ERC) and a Program Director for Interdisciplinary Professional Program's IC Engine Professional Development. He coordinates and mentors ERC graduate students in their lab research experiments on internal combustion engines. He also serves as the Program Manager for "Decarbonized-Engine Research Consortium" (DERC) which has included up to 35 members and directs engine professional development courses.
He received his BS and MS degrees from the University of Minnesota in 1980 and prior to joining the ERC, he worked for Cummins and John Deere on diesel engine development. He has 30+ years of industry performance and mechanical development experience on advanced compression ignition engines for commercial automotive and off-road applications.