Mokhtar Bozorg

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1401 Yverdon-les-Bains
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Associate Professor in energy and power systems

Mokhtar Bozorg received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 2008 and 2011, respectively. In 2011, he moved to Switzerland and received the PhD degree from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, in 2015. Following his graduation, he joined Distribution Electrical System Laboratory (DESL) of EPFL as a postdoctoral researcher where he was able to collaborate with major Swiss and international players in the field of power systems and smart grids.

In 2017, he joined the IESE institute of the HEIG-VD as a research engineer. He has contributed to the development of the new smart grid laboratory (ReIne - REseaux INtElligents, French acronym for “Smart Grids”) while pursuing research activities collaborating with public and private industrial partners. Since June 2019, he is Associate Professor in energy and power systems at the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland (HES-SO).





  • Power Systems 
  • Smart Grids


  • Smart grids and active distribution networks
  • Applications of mathematical modeling, optimization techniques, and data analytics in power system operation and planning
  • Integration of renewable energy sources and energy storage systems into power systems