tech_squareTeklemariam Tesfay

Email: ttesfay dot at asu dot edu

Teklemariam Tesfay (Tech) obtained his B.Sc. degree in computer science and engineering from Mekelle Institute of Technology, Ethiopia in 2007, and his MSc degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, in 2009. He received his PhD degree from the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland in 2017. He has joined Prof. Scaglione’s SINE lab as a postdoctoral scholar in November 2017. His research interests include application of blockchain to smart grid systems and data analytics for intrusion detection in cyber-physical systems.

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Jimmy_squareJINMING XU

Email: jinming dot xu at asu dot edu

Jinming Xu received his B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Shandong University, China, in 2009 and PhD degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in 2016. He was a research fellow at Internet of Things Lab, NTU, from fall 2016 to fall 2017. Dr. Jinming Xu joined Prof. Scaglione’s research lab as a postdoctoral scholar in October 2017. His current research interests focus on distributed optimization and its applications into large-scale machine learning and signal processing, with a recent focus on cyber-security of networked systems.

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to_squareHOI-TO WAI

Email: htwai at asu dot edu

Hoi-To Wai (To) was a graduate student at UC Davis from fall 2013 to fall 2014. He has been with ASU since spring 2015. He received his bachelor’s degree (with First Class Honor) and master’s degrees in electronic engineering from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, in 2010 and 2012, respectively. His research interests are in signal processing and communication, with a recent focus on decentralized optimization methods for power systems and machine learning.

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Email: mjamei at asu dot edu

Mahdi Jamei (S’2013) received the B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology, Center of Excellence for Power System Automation and Operation, Tehran, Iran, in 2013 and the M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Florida International University (FIU), Miami, USA. He started his PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Davis, in 2014 and then moved to Arizona State University in 2015 along with the research group he has been working there. His research interests lie primarily in developing computational analytic tools for power system employing mathematical and signal processing techniques.

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Email: khreinss at asu dot edu

Kári Hreinsson has been a graduate student at ASU since January 2015. He received his B.Sc. in electrical engineering from the University of Iceland in 2009 and his M.Sc. from ETH Zürich in 2014. His research interests are within power systems, currently focusing on stochastic optimization, generation scheduling, reserve allocation and demand response.

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Email: Raksha.Ramakrishna at asu dot edu

Raksha Ramakrishna has been a graduate student at ASU since August 2015. She received her B.E degree in Electronics and Communications engineering from Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bangalore, India in 2014. Her research interests are in the domain of statistical signal processing for power systems with current focus on solar photovoltaic power data analytics.

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Email: Eran.Schweitzer at asu dot edu

Eran Schweitzer began the Ph.D program at ASU in the Fall of 2015. Prior to coming to ASU Eran completed a 2 year Masters in Electrical Power Engineering at RWTH University in Aachen, Germany. His current research focus is in statistical grid models predominantly Distribution Systems.

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Email: nkarakoc at asu dot edu

Nurullah Karakoc has been a graduate student at ASU since August 2017. He received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Bilkent University, Turkey in 2015 and 2017, respectively. His current research interests lie in wireless communications, networking and optimization theory.

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Email: nravi6 at asu dot edu

Nikhil Ravi has recently begun his doctoral studies at the Arizona State University’s SINE Lab. He received his Bachelors in Electronics and Communication Engineering from PES Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India in 2017. His research interests lie in statistical signal processing with applications to sensor networks and opinion dynamics.

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