PROF Nando Ochoa

PROF Nando Ochoa


  • Distribution Networks (analysis, modelling, operation, planning, optimisation)
  • Network Integration of Battery Storage (medium-to-small scale battery storage, management, aggregation)
  • Network Integration of Electric Vehicles (impacts, management, planning)
  • Network Integration of Renewables (medium-to-small scale wind and photovoltaic generation, impacts, management, planning)
  • Smart Grids (distribution networks, active network management, low carbon technologies, optimisation, hardware-in-the-loop)



  • I am Professor of Smart Grids and Power Systems at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. I am also part-time Professor of Smart Grids at The University of Manchester, UK. I am an IEEE PES Distinguished Lecturer since 2015 and an IEEE Senior Member since 2012. From 2011 to 20 From 2007 to 2010 I was a Research Fellow in Energy Systems at the University of Edinburgh, UK. I hold a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering received from UNI (Peru), and a Research MSc and a PhD in Electrical Power Engineering, both received from UNESP Ilha Solteira (Brazil). I am co-author of 130+ research papers (list of publications and Research Gate) in peer-reviewed top class international journals and conferences and 50+ technical reports, and co-inventor of one patent filed by Psymetrix Ltd (now part of GE).

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    Citation Metrics (January 2018)

    Scopus Author ID h-index: 23 ; Citations: 2205

    Google Scholar h-index: 27 ; Citations: 3740



Member of

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. IEEE Senior Member 2012 -


Selected publications



Education and training

  • BSc, Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria
  • PhD, Universidade Estadual Paulista 'Julio de Mesquita Filho'
  • MSc, Universidade Estadual Paulista 'Julio de Mesquita Filho'


Available for supervision

  • Y

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