Douglas Aguiar do Nascimento, I am 29 years old, from Brazil. I received Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from University of West Santa Catarina, in 2015. After graduation, I worked for a Company of Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation and at the same time, I joined State University of Campinas on a Master’s degree program on Electrical Engineering, Department of Communication. Just after conclude my Master`s degree I was invited to join the staff of the Smart Grid Center, University of Texas A&M at Qatar, in Doha, where I carried out R&D activities of Power Cables, 220 kV, for 4 months.
Research in the Etopia project:
I am working on EMC of electric vehicles and charging infrastructures, specifically researching about the Interaction between grids and charging vehicles, with a focus on the impact of weak and hard grids, risks of instabilities, interaction with other connected devices and finally the impact of using vehicle’ batteries for storage.