Researcher Profile

Dipl.-Ing Helfried Brunner MSc

Dipl.-Ing Brunner MSc

Function

Thematic Coordinator

Center

Energy

Business Unit

Electric Energy Systems

E-Mail

Helfried.Brunner(at)ait.ac.at

Phone

+43 50550 6382

Address

TECHbase Vienna, Giefinggasse 2, 1210 Vienna

Career

Area: Energy Infrastructure

Field: Smart Grids

Main Research: Power System Planning and Operation

Experience:

Currently thematic coordinator for power system planning and operation and responsible for related projects in this topic (e.g. national projects DG DemoNet-Concept, BAVIS, DG DemoNet-Validation, EU Projects ELECTRA, DeCAS). Representative of AIT within the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Programme Smart Grids, Austrian ExCo member in the IEA International Smart Grid Action Network and member of the CIRED Technical Committee as Session 4 Rapporteur.

  • 2011-now: Lecturer on Smart Grids
    University of Technology Vienna, Master Program Renewable Energies in Central and Eastern European Countries / Austria
  • 2009-2015: Lecturer on Electricity Networks
    Technikum Wien, Bachelor Degree Programm Urban Renewable Energy Technologies and Master Programm Renewable Urban Energy Systems / Austria
  • 2004-2004: Free Lancer
    University of Technology Graz / Institute of Electrical Power Systems / Austria
  • 2004-now: Currently Senior Research Engineer and Thematic Coordinator Power System Planning and Operation
    AIT - Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH / Austria
  • since 2010: Member of Board Technologie Plattform Smart Grids Austria
  • since 2010: AIT Representative EERA Joint Program on Smart Grids
  • since 2015: Austrian ExCo member within the IEA International Smart Grid Action Network – ISGAN
  • since 2015: CIRED Technical Committee Member - Rapporteur Session 4
  • 2008 - 2012: Operating Agent Annex 2 on DER Integration in Distribution Systems within IEA ENARD (Electricity Networks Analysis, Research and Development)
  • 2010: Nomination for the Austrian State Award on “Environment and Energy Technologies”, Category “Research and Innovation” with the project “DG DemoNet-Concept”
  • 2010: BMVT Smart Grids Pioneer Award

Publications

  • Components of Electricity Networks (2014)
    University for Applied Sciences Technicum Wien
  • Electricity Networks (2014)
    University for Applied Sciences Technicum Wien
  • Smart Grids (2014)
    University for Applied Sciences Technicum Wien
  • Smart Grids (2014)
    University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
  • Grid integration of renewables and the concept of Smart Grids (2014)
    University of Technology Vienna

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