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    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

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Mohammad Reza Hesamzadeh

Mohammad Reza Hesamzadeh received his Docent from KTH Royal Insitute of Technology, Sweden, and his PhD from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, in 2013 and 2010, respectively. He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at KTH in 2010-2011 where he is currently an Associate Professor. He is also a Faculty Affiliate at Program on Energy and Sustainable development (PESD), Stanford University and Research Affiliate at German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin). Dr Hesamzadeh is a senior memeber of IEEE, and a member of informs, IAEE and Cigre. He was the editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Systems in 2018-2019. He has won several awards for his papers including several BEST PAPER AWARDs in IEEE power and energy society general meeting. He is the author of the textbook “The Economics of Electricity Markets” by Wiley-IEEE Press. He is also the editor of the book “Electricity Transmission Investment in Liberalized Electricity Markets” published by Springer. Dr. Hesamzadeh has been providing advice and consulting services on different energy market issues to both private and government sections over the last several years. 

 

Academic Positions:

  • Associate Professor (March 2015), KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Faculty Affiliate (November 2018), Program on Energy and Sustainable Development (PESD), Stanford University
  • Research Affiliate (November 2019), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
  • Assistant Professor (June 2011), KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Editorial Appointments:

  • Editor, IEEE Transactions on Power Systems (2018-2019)
  • Guest Editor, Energy Startegy Reviews 

Education: 

  • Docent (2013), KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship (2010-2011), KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden 
  • PhD (2007-2010), Swinburne University of Technology, Australia 

Membership of professional societies:

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - Senior Member
  • The International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE) - Member
  • The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (informs) - Member
  • International Council on Large Electric Systems (CIGRE) - Member

Past visits: 

  • London Business School (June-July 2014)
  • German Institute for Economic Research (August 2013 and October 2019)

 


 


News

 

   
(10.07.2017) We are invited to run a session on "Convex optimization and equilibrium problems in electricity market in stream Equilibrium problems in energy" in IFORS 2017. More information can be found here.
(16.08.2016) Dr. Paresh Date from Brunel University is visitor to our group.
(20.05.2015) We are is invited to run a session in EURO 2015. More information can be found here.
(02.10.2014) We are is invited to run a session in Pittsburgh-ISMP 2015. More information can be found here.
(01.09.2014) Zhao Yuan has joined as a PhD student.
(12.02.2014) The final report of the Inertia Project is now available on our website. More information can be found here.
(12.02.2014) We are invited to run a session on "Convex and Complementarity Models for Electricity Market Analysis" in Barcelona-IFORS 2014. More information can be found here.
(12.02.2014) We are invited to run a session on "Efficient Transmission Systems Operation: Theory, Challenges, and Prospects" in IEEE Energycon 2014. More information can be found here.
(01.10.2013) Anna Grigoryeva has joined as a PhD student.
(01.09.2013) Ezgi Uzuncan has joined as a PhD student.
(23.01.2013) EDULEARN13 (5th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies) will be held in Barcelona, Spain. More information can be found here.
(03.12.2012) Linear Nash Equilibrium Solver, LiNE Solver, is now available in the GAMS 24.0.0 model library.
(22.11.2012) A new master thesis proposal "Large Scale Application of the Conic Optimal Power Flow" is announced. More information can be found here.
(19.11.2012) The 10th International Conference on the European Energy Market is hosted by KTH.
   

Title: The Supply Function Equilibrium and its Policy Implications for Wholesale Electricity Markets
Date-Time: 27 April 2012 - 10am-12pm
Venue: Storakonfrense room

(31.12.2012) Yelena Vardanyan has joined as a PhD student.
(07.11.2012) Ekaterina Moiseeva has joined as a PhD student.
(10.10.2012) Yaser Tohidi has joined as a PhD student.
(30.09.2012) Kristina Östman has joined as a PhD student.