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Experience

2016 – present Research assistant at Energy Economics chair, University of Basel:

  • Analytical analysis: using a game-theoretical framework to analyze investment incentives of investors and compare different renewable support policies
  • Numerical analysis using Swissmod (DC-power-flow based model of electricity market and transmission network of Switzerland and neighboring countries in GAMS and Python).
    • Electric mobility: Analyzing effects of electric vehicles on the grid and achieving goals of Energy Strategy 2050 in Switzerland
    • System adequacy: Analyzing loss of load hours (LOL) and energy not supplied (ENS) for Switzerland up to 2040 considering future European electricity market developments.
  • Mentor in “ Exploring Possible Futures: Modeling in Environmental and Energy Economics” as a MOOC (massive open online course) via Future Learn (2017-2019)
2014 – 2015 R&D Research Assistant at Toos Fuse Company:
  • Smart metering and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) solutions
  • Quality test of Power Line Communication (PLC) for smart meters
  • Designing test equipment (micro-controllers programming and software design in MATLAB)
2013 – 2014 Research Assistant at Power System Research and Restructuring Laboratory:
  • Short-term forecasting of supply curve and price using Machine Learning
  • A multi-agent demand-side management framework for microgrids
  • Effects of bidding data disclosure on exercise of market power
2013 Research Assistant at NAPCO:
  • Consultancy on designing financial derivatives markets for energy (critically analyzing experiences in several Asian markets)
2010 Research Assistant at Khorasan Regional Electricity Company (regional TSO):
  • Medium-term transmission line planning (internship)