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Dr. Efraim Centeno Hernáez

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SM26. D-403
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+34 91 542-2800 ext. 6279
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Areas of interest:

Electric power system operation models. Hydrothermal coordination. Electric power markets.


Efraim Centeno Hernáez is a research and teaching professional with more than twenty five years of experience in the fields of Electric Power Systems and Electricity Markets Technical and Economic Analysis. Besides, he participates as teacher in the “Professional Skills Diploma” at ICAI and is interested in communication, learning, creativity, humor and their links with teaching and research at university.He is Electronics Engineer (ICAI), Research Techniques Specialist and PhD at Comillas Pontifical University. He was Associate Professor at Carlos III University (Madrid) and has made stays in France (EDF, Clamart, Paris), Argentina (Universidad de La Plata), United Kingdom (Cambridge University) and USA (Berkeley University).He is associate professor at the Department of Electric Engineering of ICAI. He was Director of the Institute for Research in Technology of ICAI (Comillas Pontifical University) from 2010 to 2016 and he is currently director of the chair on energy and poverty.

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International Exchanges

  • Jun 2018, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, University of California. Berkeley (United States of America).
  • Jul 2012, Electricity Policy Research Group, University of Cambridge. Cambridge (United Kingdom).
  • Aug 1996, Universidad de la Plata. La Plata (Argentina).
  • Aug 1995, Universidad Nacional del Salvador. San Salvador (El Salvador).
  • Aug 1994, Universidad Nacional del Salvador. San Salvador (El Salvador).
  • Feb - Jul 1994, Electricité de France (EDF). Clamart (France).

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