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Internship

Inverter Modeling & Hardware Testbed Experiments Summer Student Engineer

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EPRI

12d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Knoxville

AI generated summary

  • You must have a Master's degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, 2 years of PhD studies, a focus on power systems, expertise in inverter controls, microcontroller programming, electromagnetic transients simulation tools, and strong programming skills in Python and Matlab.
  • You will develop inverter models, program microcontrollers, and conduct experiments on a hardware testbed for the EPRI team's grid forming and grid following projects.

Summer Internship

EngineeringKnoxville

Description

  • This is an internship position for a student to support an R&D project related to the development of a hardware testbed with programmable inverters. Looking for a student who can work in the 2024 summer semester (May-August).

Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering required
  • 2 years of PhD studies (preferred)
  • Ideal Candidate:
  • Electrical engineering Ph.D student with emphasis on power systems
  • Strong experience with inverter controls
  • Strong experience with microcontroller programming (preferably Texas Instruments C2000)
  • Strong experience with electromagnetic transients simulation tools (preferably PSCAD and Simulink)
  • Strong programming skills (preferably Python and Matlab)

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Masters
PhD

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • The student will support the EPRI team by:
  • Developing grid forming (GFM) and grid following (GFL) inverter models in electromagnetic transients (EMT) simulation tools
  • Programming inverter microcontrollers
  • Conducting laboratory experiments on a hardware testbed

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Knoxville