PowerWeb lecture: Role of the Smart Grid in Facilitating the Integration of Renewables

07 April 2022 15:00 till 16:00 - Location: EWI, hall Chip | Add to my calendar

Saifur Rahman
IEEE President-elect
Joseph Loring Professor & Director
Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute, USA

Date: Thursday 7 April 2022
Time: 3-4pm CET Live lecture with streaming
Moderator: Professor Peter Palensky

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Professor Saifur Rahman is the founding director of the Advanced Research Institute at Virginia Tech, USA where he is the Joseph R. Loring professor of electrical and computer engineering. He also directs the Center for Energy and the Global Environment. He is a Life Fellow of the IEEE and an IEEE Millennium Medal winner.  He was the president of the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) for 2018 and 2019. He was the founding editor-in-chief of the IEEE Electrification Magazine and the IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. He has published over 150 journal papers and has made over six hundred conference and invited presentations.  In 2006 he served on the IEEE Board of Directors as the vice president for publications. He is a distinguished lecturer for the IEEE Power & Energy Society and has lectured on renewable energy, energy efficiency, smart grid, energy internet, blockchain, IoT sensor integration, etc. in over 30 countries. He has a PhD in electrical engineering from Virginia Tech.


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