Bits & Watts’ Smart Grid Seminar provides experts from academia, startups, research institutes, and large corporations to familiarize seminar participants with current challenges and advances in grid data analytics, economics, market design, battery storage, electrified transportation, power electronics, renewable energy. The seminar series is open to Stanford students, as a 1 unit seminar course (CEE 272T/EE292T).
Speaker: Ross Baldick, from University of Texas, Austin
Seminar Abstract:More information coming soon
Speaker Bio: Dr. Ross Baldick is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
He received his B.Sc. and B.E. degrees from the University of Sydney, Australia and his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. From 1991-1992 he was a post-doctoral fellow at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. In 1992 and 1993 he was an assistant professor at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Dr. Baldick has published over one hundred refereed journal articles and has research interests in a number of areas in electric power. His current research involves optimization, economic theory, and statistical analysis applied to electric power system operations, the public policy and technical issues associated with electric transmission under electricity market restructuring, the robustness of the electricity system to terrorist interdiction, electrification of the transportation industry, and the economic implications of integration of renewables.
Seminar is open to all Stanford students, faculty and staff. Register via the RSVP link.