prof.dr.ir. J.G. (Han) Slootweg - Expertise

Slootweg, prof.dr.ir. J.G.
Address :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
P.O. Box 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
Chair :
Smart Grids
Department :
Department of Electrical Engineering
Section :
Electrical Energy Systems
Positioncategory :
Professor (HGL)
Position :
Full Professor
Room :
FLX 2.135
Tel :
+31 40-247 3898
Tel (internal) :
3898
Email :
j.g.slootweg@tue.nl

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Expertise

  • D14330 - Electrical energy technology

Biography

Prof. J. G. (Han) Slootweg received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Power Engineering in 1998 (cum laude) and the Ph.D. degree in 2003, both from Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands. He also received the M.Sc. degree in Business Administration. He is currently Director of Asset Management at Enexis B.V., 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands, one of the largest Distribution Network Operators of the Netherlands. Han also holds a professorship in Smart Grids at the Electrical Energy Systems group at the Eindhoven University of Technology. His mission is to contribute to the transition towards a more sustainable energy system. His main research interest the rol of energy distribution grids in the energy system of the future. Han has (co-)authored more than 150 papers, covering a broad range of aspects of the electricity and energy supply. In 2007, he won the Hidde Nijland award for 'significant contributions to research in power engineering in the Netherlands' and in 2013 the Dutch Power Award for 'significant contributions to the Dutch energy sector and connecting its members'. Han is married, has three daughters and a son and lives in Zwolle.