UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow (Electrical Engineering)

Location
United Arab Emirates (AE)
Posted
30 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Research Fellow (Electrical Engineering)
Position Number    600605
Posting Number    1613
Grade Number    19

Job Description    

Department of Electrical Engineering @ UAEU invite applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for Research Fellow positions focused on control and management of power systems and power electronic devices. Candidates should have experience with modelling and software development to integrate load control modules, renewable energy resources, and energy storage systems under various operating conditions in a microgrid.

Specifically we are looking for expertise in the design, implementation and validation of droop control algorithms for traditional energy sources, energy storage systems and renewable energy resources for demand response market participation. The developed control schemes and assessment tools will be tested via simulation and microgrid laboratory prototype at UAEU.

Other research activities may include participating in research discussion with local industries and partners, and overseas universities, and writing reports as required. Candidates with strong background in power systems, power electronics and electrical drives and those with experience in power electronics hardware prototype setup and/or software programming are preferred.

Job Close Date    open until filled