Kodjo Agbossou Ph.D.Professor
- Smart grid technologies
- Cyber-physical energy and power systems
- Distributed energy resources Integration
- Energy storage systems
- Transactive electricity markets
- Home automation
Kodjo Agbossou is a Senior Member, IEEE, received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in electronic measurements from the Université de Nancy I, France, in 1987, 1989, and 1992, respectively. From 1993 to 1994, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Electrical Engineering Department of UQTR, where he was a Lecturer, from 1997 to 1998. He was also the Director of the Graduate Studies in Electrical Engineering of UQTR, from 2002 to 2004. He was the Head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of UQTR, from 2007 to2011. From 2011 to 2017, he was the Head of the Engineering School of UQTR.
He is currently the Hydro-Québec Research Chair on Transactive Management of Power and Energy in the Residential Sector and the Chair of the Smart energy Research and Innovation Laboratory, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR).
He is the author of more than 325 publications and holds four patents and two patents pending. His current research activities are in the area of renewable energy, the use of hydrogen, home demand side management (HDSM), integration of energy production, storage and electrical energy generation systems, connection of electrical vehicle to the grid, and control and measurements. He is a member of the Hydrogen Research Institute and Research Group ‘‘GREI’’ of UQTR. Since 2015, he has been the Sub-Committee Chair on ‘‘Home and Building Energy Management of Smart Grid Technical Committee’’ of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES).