João A. Peças Lopes

João A. Peças Lopes is a Full Professor at Porto University (FEUP) where he teaches in the graduation and post-graduation areas and is Director of the Sustainable Energy Systems PhD program. He is presently Associate Director and Coordinator of the TEC4Energy initiative at INESC TEC, one of the largest R&D interface institutions of the Unversity of Porto. He is also a member of the accompanying national committee of the Portuguese recovery and resilience plan. His main domains of research are related to the large-scale integration of renewable power sources, power system dynamics, storage systems and security of supply, microgeneration and microgrids, smart metering and electric vehicle grid integration. He is co-editor and co-author of the book “Electric Vehicle Integration into Modern Power Networks” edited by Springer. He is a Fellow of IEEE. He was an Adjoint Professor at the Iowa State University and Visiting Professor of University Pontificia Comillas in Madrid.