Andrea Mazza

Associate Professor (L. 240)
Department of Energy (DENERG)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center Ec-L - Energy Center Lab

Profile

Research interests

Active distribution networks
Energy modeling
Microgrids
Multi-energy systems
Real-time simulation
Science-based decision-making support
Steady-state and dynamic analysis

Biography

Andrea Mazza (Senior Member, IEEE) received the M.Sc. (Honors) and the Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Politecnico di Torino (POLITO), Turin, Italy, in 2011 and 2015, respectively. He is currently an Assistant Professor (tenure track) at Politecnico di Torino and his research activities include distribution system optimization, distribution system reliability and resilience, decision-making methods applied to the electricity system, integration of distributed energy resources and power-to-X plants in the electricity grid, and optimal integration of multivector distribution systems (heat, gas, and electricity).

Skills

ERC sectors

PE7_12 - Electrical energy production, distribution, application
PE7_2 - Electrical engineering: power components and/or systems
PE7_3 - Simulation engineering and modelling

SDG

Goal 4: Quality education
Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Open badges

Awards and Honors

  • Premio di laurea "Giancarlo Vallauri" conferred by Associazione Ingegneri e Architetti ex Allievi del Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2012)
  • Premio Optime conferred by Unione Industriale di Torino, Italy (2012)
  • Best Thesis Awards in Power Engineering conferred by IEEE Power and Energy Society Italian Joint Chapter, Italy (2017)
  • Best Paper Award 2020 International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (SEST) conferred by SEST 2020 Organizing Committee, Turchia (2020)
  • Best Presentation Award conferred by 4th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (SEST), Finlandia (2021)

Fellowships

Editorial boards

  • ENERGY CONVERSION AND ECONOMICS (2021-), Associate Editor of magazine or editorial series
  • ENERGIES (2021-), Associate Editor of magazine or editorial series
  • ENERGIES (2020-), Guest Editor of magazine or editorial series

Conferences

  • 5th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (SEST 2022) (6/9/2022-7/9/2022), Steering commitee
  • International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and Technologies (6/9/2021-8/9/2021), Tecnical Commitee Member
  • Universities' Power Engineering Conference (1/9/2020-4/9/2020), Co-Chair
  • Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT) (26/9/2017-29/9/2017), Secretary

Research networks

  • Ricerca in collaborazione con Universitatea Valahia din Targoviste (Targoviste – Romania) e Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotà – Colombia) sull’uso dei sistemi di refrigerazione ad effetto Peltier in condizioni d’uso particolari (ad esempio contesti umanitari) e come possibile fonte di flessibilità per la rete elettrica. (2017-2023). Coordinamento
  • Progetto Europeo H2020 RESERVE (2016-2019). Partecipazione
  • Ricerca in collaborazione con Grenoble Institute of Technology (Grenoble – Francia) sulla regolazione della tensione tramite l’uso combinato di inverter e sistemi di regolazione centralizzata in sistemi in bassa tensione con elevata penetrazione di risorse distribuite (2017-2019). Partecipazione
  • Ricerca in collaborazione con Universitatea Valahia din Targoviste (Targoviste - Romania) sui temi della riconfigurazione ottimale (sia singolo sia multi-obiettivo) della rete di distribuzione media tensione (2013-2016). Partecipazione
  • Ricerca in collaborazione con IRETI SpA (2017-2021). Partecipazione
  • Progetto Europeo FP7 SiNGULAR (2012-2015). Partecipazione
  • Progetto Europeo H2020 PLANET (2017-2021). Partecipazione
  • Progetto Europeo H2020 STORE&GO (2016-2020). Partecipazione
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Non-commercial collaboration agreements

Teaching

Collegi of the degree programmes

Teachings

Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Research

Research groups

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

Projects funded by commercial contracts

Supervised PhD students

  • Saeid Shah Moradi. Programme in Ingegneria Elettrica, Elettronica E Delle Comunicazioni (39th cycle, 2023-in progress)
    Research subject: Novel methodologies for the management and operation of energy networks with renewable energy source
    Power systems, Power converters, Electrical machines and drives
    Power systems, Power converters, Electrical machines and drives
  • Antonio Forte. Programme in Ingegneria Elettrica, Elettronica E Delle Comunicazioni (37th cycle, 2021-in progress)

Publications

Last years publications

PoliTO co-authors

Publications by type

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