Multi-timescale optimization with energy storage in smart distribution grids
Electrical Engineering Seminar – “Multi-timescale optimization with energy storage in smart distribution grids” by Dr. Raheel Zafar, PhD University of New South Wales, Australia
Friday, December 18th, 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
About the speaker: Dr. Raheel Zafar received his PhD in Electrical Engineering with specialization in Power Systems in 2019 from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. His research focuses mainly on the technical challenges involved in the integration of renewable energy sources into distribution grids. His research has resulted in several publications in reputable journals and conferences including IEEE Transactions, Elsevier, and IEEE PES conferences. He completed his BSc Electrical Engineering in 2009 and MSc Electrical Engineering in 2011 from UET Lahore. He has worked in academia and industry for more than six years. He has worked as a Lecturer at UET Lahore. He has also served as an Assistant Professor at GIK Institute and UMT Lahore. His current research interests include convex relaxations, robust optimization, distribution system operation and control, multi-objective optimization, and smart distribution grids.
The speaker is a faculty candidate in electrical engineering department.