Kazi Huq

Kazi Huq, PhD, Senior Engineer, Asset Operations and Distribution, has research experience in the impact of high penetration of renewables on the electric power system and mitigation approaches. He has worked with the decentralized and distributed approaches to energy management systems for distribution systems and microgrids. Kazi also has experience in modeling smart distribution systems and smart grid components, such as battery energy storage systems.

Areas of Expertise

  • Power system modeling and analysis
  • Integration of renewable energy resources
  • Microgrids
  • Decentralized and distributed SCADA/DMS
  • Battery Energy Storage (BES)/Community energy storage (CES) systems

Experience & Background

  • Senior Engineer, Quanta Technology (Aug 2015-Present)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, North Carolina State University( May 2010-July 2015)

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

  • Member, IEEE PES
  • Reviewer of IEEE conference
  • Published 3 journal and conference papers

Education

  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University (Dec 2015)
  • Graduate Certificate in Renewable Electric Energy Systems, North Carolina State University
  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University
  • B.S., Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Kazi can be contacted at khuq@quanta-technology.com