Petr Musilek

Professor and Associate Chair (Research)
University of Alberta

Petr Musilek is a Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Alberta. He has been involved in energy-related for the last 15 years, working with electric utilities and other partners around the world. His research focuses on the use of computers and artificial intelligence (AI) to support the design and operation of electric power grids. He studies the integration of renewables and distributed energy resources in power systems, concentrating on energy management of grid-connected photovoltaic systems, battery energy storage systems, and electric vehicles. During his tenure as EFL Fellow, Petr was actively engaged in activities of the Energy.AI initiative, and he still continues this work in his research at the University of Alberta and as a member of the Alberta Power Industry Consortium.