Post Doc : Smart Grid

EPFL/LCA2 (Prof. Jean-Yves Le Boudec) is recruiting post-doc researchers for the EPFL smart grid project, a joint effort with EPFL/DESL. We are building an on-campus smart grid using IPv6 and are performing research in collaboration with industrial partners.

Position 1: Management of Variability in Interconnected Power Systems

The research activities will mainly revolve around the analysis, design and implementation of mechanisms for managing the variabilty and uncertainty of renewables in the smart grid.

Position 2: Real Time Protocols for a Distribution Network

The research activities will mainly revolve around the design and implementation of algorithms and communication protocols for controlling an electrical distribution network.

Requirements

Skills and expertise:

Education

EPFL offers top research facilities and a competitive remuneration; it is an equal opportunity employer.

The duration of employment is flexible, and is limited to 4 years by law.

Starting date: to be agreed.

To Apply

If you are interested in this position and believe that you qualify, please send a research statement, a resume, and the name, email address, and phone number of at least 3 reference persons to:

jean-yves.leboudec@epfl.ch

Please mention "Application to post-doc position Smartgrid" in the title of your email.