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The Interdisciplinary Science Department performs research to help the Nation meet its exponentially growing energy needs over the next century and beyond.
A student intern position will be available in the Interdisciplinary Science Department, Energy Systems Division this summer. The duration of the position will be three months (from May to August 2021). The student will be expected to work 40 hours per week.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The major responsibility of the student will be the development of control systems and/or optimization algorithms for power grid energy storage systems.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Bachelors degree with a major in electrical engineering, computer science, or applied mathematics.
- Current Ph.D. students with training to perform research and development under minimal guidance.
- Background in electrical power systems, control, and machine learning techniques
- Famililar with software development skills using programming languages such as Python or Matlab.
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