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EPFL/LCA2 (Prof. Jean-Yves Le Boudec) is recruiting PhD students for the EPFL smart grid project, a joint effort with EPFL/DESL funded by the Swiss National Science foundation and CTI. Our goal is to control an electrical grid in real time by software, very much like Google is driving a car by software. This will enable grids that live entirely on renewables.
We are building a prototype on campus, including an on-campus smart grid. We use IPv6 and are performing research in collaboration with industrial partners such as ABB, Alstom and Romande Energie.
For becoming a PhD student you can use of the two following paths