Dr Stefanie Kuenzel

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Dr Stefanie Kuenzel is a member of Academic Staff in the Electronic Engineering department at Royal Holloway University of London. Dr Kuenzel is the Head of the Power Systems group, undergraduate admissions tutor and responsible for outreach and scholarships. Dr Kuenzel also functions as editor for IEEE transactions on Sustainable Energy.

Dr Kuenzel completed an MEng degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Imperial College London and was awarded a Power Academy Scholarship, being partnered with National Grid, UK. Through this scheme she gained work experience at multiple National Grid offices (Warwick, Leeds and Wokingham). Between 2010 and 2014 she worked on her PhD at Imperial College, titled Modelling and control of an ACDC system with significant generation from wind. This research was supported by an EPSRC studentship and National Grid. She was a visiting researcher at the University of Duisburg and worked with Imperial Consultants regarding the North Sea power grid vision for Norwegian power grid operator, STATNETT, Norway, 2012.

Following her PhD, she worked as a post-doctoral Research Associate in the Control and Power Group of Imperial College London, working in collaboration with National Grid UK. Her research interests include HVDC transmission systems and wind generation and the impact of integration into AC systems.

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