KEYNOTE SPEAKERS   
Prof.Dr. Rajit Gadh  |  Josep M. Guerrero  |  Prof.Dr.Tanay S. Uyar Prof. Dr. İnan GÜLER
Prof. Dr. Rajit Gadh
Prof. Dr. Rajit Gadh
Prof. Dr. Rajit Gadh
Dr. Rajit Gadh is Professor of the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science at UCLA, Founder and Director the Smart Grid Energy Research Center or SMERC (http://smartgrid.ucla.edu) and Founder and Director of the UCLA WINMEC Consortium (http://winmec.ucla.edu). Dr. Gadh has a Doctorate degree from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), a Masters from Cornell University and a Bachelors degree from IIT Kanpur all in engineering. He has taught as a visiting researcher at UC Berkeley, has been an Assistant, Associate and Full Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison, and was a visiting researcher at Stanford University.
Dr. Gadh's current research interests include modeling and control of Smart Grids, wireless monitoring and control of distribution and consumer-premise power grids, Electric Vehicle aggregation, modeling and control, optimized EV charging under grid and local constraints, Grid-tovehicle, Vehicle-to-grid and Grid-to-home architectures, automation and home area network for Demand Response, Micro-grid modeling and control, and, wireless-sensor and RFID middleware architectures. Dr. Gadh is author of over 150 articles in journals and conference proceedings and 4 patents. His team has developed the WINSmartEV™ and WINSmartGrid™ research platforms at UCLA.
Josep M. Guerrero
Josep M. Guerrero (S’01-M’04-SM’08-FM’15) received the B.S. degree in telecommunications engineering, the M.S. degree in electronics engineering, and the Ph.D. degree in power electronics from the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, in 1997, 2000 and 2003, respectively. Since 2011, he has been a Full Professor with the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark, where he is responsible for the Microgrid Research Program. From 2012 he is a guest Professor at the Chinese Academy of Science and the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics; and from 2014 he is chair Professor in Shandong University.
Josep M. Guerrero
Josep M. Guerrero
His research interests is oriented to different microgrid aspects, including power electronics, distributed energy-storage systems, hierarchical and cooperative control, energy management systems, and optimization of microgrids and islanded minigrids. Prof. Guerrero is an Associate Editor for the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON POWER ELECTRONICS, the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS, and the IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazine, and an Editor for the IEEE TRANSACTIONS on SMART GRID and IEEE TRANSACTIONS on ENERGY CONVERSION. He has been Guest Editor of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON POWER ELECTRONICS Special Issues: Power Electronics for Wind Energy Conversion and Power Electronics for Microgrids; the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL ELECTRONICS Special Sections: Uninterruptible Power Supplies systems, Renewable Energy Systems, Distributed Generation and Microgrids, and Industrial Applications and Implementation Issues of the Kalman Filter; and the IEEE TRANSACTIONS on SMART GRID Special Issue on Smart DC Distribution Systems. He was the chair of the Renewable Energy Systems Technical Committee of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society. In 2014 he was awarded by Thomson Reuters as Highly Cited Researcher, and in the same year he was elevated as IEEE Fellow for his contributions on “distributed power systems and microgrids.”
PROF. DR. TANAY SIDKI UYAR
PROF.DR.TANAY SIDKI UYAR
Tanay Sidki Uyar, B.Sc. EE, M.Sc. NE, PhD ME, Professor in Renewable Energy at Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey
CV Prof. Tanay Sidki Uyar
* Çankırı/TURKEY, August 19,1953
* Robert Academy Istanbul Turkey 1967–1971
* Boğaziçi University Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering,Istanbul Turkey 1971–1976
* Boğaziçi University Faculty of Engineering, Nuclear Engineering Department, Istanbul Turkey 1976–1980
* PhD: Yıldız Technical University Mechanical Engineering Department, Istanbul Turkey 1990
* Senior Research Scientist, TUBITAK Marmara Scientific and Industrial Research Institute of Energy Systems Research Department , Gebze Kocaeli Turkey December 1981-May 1992,September 1993-February 1994
* Assistant  Prof.Dr.  Kocaeli University, Faculty of Technical Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering, İzmit Kocaeli Turkey
* Associate Prof. Dr. Marmara University Faculty of Engineering,Department of Mechanical Engineering, 2000-
* Prof., Marmara University Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Istanbul Turkey, Head Energy Section, 2009-
* Visiting Professor of Mechanical Engineering, CERL, UOIT, Oshawa, ON, Canada, 2015-2016
Membership of Professional Organizations:
  • Vice President,WWEA (World Wind Energy Association)
  • Vice President, EUROSOLAR (European Association for Renewable Energies)
  • Vice President, WBA (World Bioenergy Association)
  • Member, Committee of Chairpersons, WCRE (World Council for  Renewable Energy )
  • Ambassador,Global Campaign on 100 % Renewable Energy
  • President, EUROSOLAR Turkey ( Renewable Energy Association of Turkey)
  • President, BİYODER  (Bioenergy Association of Turkey)
  • Board Member , INES (International Network of Engineers and Scientists)
  • Member, INFORSE (The International Network for Sustainable Energy) EUROPE,
  • Chairman, (BSNN) Black Sea NGO Network
  • President, KADOS (Kadikoyu Friends of Science, Culture and Art Association)
  • Coordinator, TÜRÇEP (Environmental NGOs Platform of Turkey)
  • Coordinator, TEP  (Clean Energy Platform of Turkey)
  • Founding Member , TUREB   (Turkish Wind Energy Association)
  • Founding Member, GÜNDER (Solar Energy Society of Turkey)
Prof. Dr. İnan GÜLER

    Lisans

  • Erciyes Üniversitesi

    Elektronik Mühendisliği (1981)

Yüksek Lisans

  • Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi

    Elektrik-Elektronik Mühendisliği (1985)

Doktora

  • İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

    Elektronik ve Haberleşme Mühendisliği (1990)

Prof. Dr. İnan GÜLER
Prof. Dr. İnan GÜLER
Prof.Dr. Rajit Gadh  |  Josep M. Guerrero  |  Prof.Dr.Tanay S. Uyar Prof. Dr. İnan GÜLER