CV Bretas

Arturo Suman Bretas is a Full Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Florida and the director of the Power Systems Laboratory. His research interests include Power Systems Operation, Protection,  and Control. He has held visiting positions at universities all over the world, including the Grenoble Institute of Technology, Grenoble France during 2003-2004 where he was a CNRS Scholar. Since 2002, he has been involved as a PI/CPI on more than 17 industrial projects totalizing US $ 23 M in funding. These projects concern, for example, CPS security, new technologies to enhance power system control and real-time monitoring, distribution systems reliability optimization and planning under deregulation. Dr. Bretas has published up to date more 244 scientific papers in international conferences and journals.

MAILING ADDRESS:

427 New Engineering Building, P.O. Box 116130, Gainesville, FL 32611-6130

PHONE:

352-392-4949

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EDUCATION:

PhD, Electrical Engineering, 2001, Virginia Tech

MSc, Electrical Engineering, 1998, University of São Paulo

BSc, Electrical Engineering, 1995, University of São Paulo

PRIMARY RESEARCH AREA:

  • Power Systems

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Smart Grids, Cyber-Physical Security, Power Systems Protection, Reliability Optimization, State Estimation, Control and Dynamics.