Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

UMOR Power Seminar & MPEL Seminar

Seminar by Francois Bouffard

Francois Bouffard

Associate Professor and Assoc. Chair of Undergraduate Affairs
McGill University
Thursday, November 16, 2017
2:30pm - 3:30pm
1005 EECS

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Prof. Bouffard received both the BEng (Honours) and the PhD degrees in electrical engineering from McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, in 2000 and 2006, respectively. In 2003 and 2004, he was a Visiting Scholar in the E.T.S.I. Industriales, Departamento de Ingeniería Eléctrica, Electrónica y Automática of the Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain. From 2004 to 2006, he was a Faculty Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at McGill University. He joined the School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering at The University of Manchester, UK in 2006, where he remained until 2010 when he joined McGill as an Assistant Professor. Prof. Bouffard also serves as Academic Advisor to the Director General of the Institut en génie de l'énergie électrique, and he is currently the Technical Committee Program Chair of the Power System Operation, Planning and Economics Committee of the IEEE Power & Energy Society. His research skills and interests are in the fields of power system economics, reliability, control and optimization. Secondary skills and interests include operations research, mixed-integer and stochastic optimization techniques for power system operation and planning.

Additional Information

Contact: Judi Jones

Phone: 763-8557

Email: asap@umich.edu

Sponsor(s): UMOR, ECE, IOE, CSS, and UMEI

Faculty Sponsor: Johanna Mathieu

Open to: Public