Surya Santoso

Surya Santoso


Dr. Surya Santoso is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.

Dr. Santoso re-joined the University of Texas at Austin in fall 2003. Prior to joining the University, he was a practicing and consulting engineer in the electric power industry for seven years. He is the co-author of Electric Power System Quality, McGraw-Hill Professional Series, 2nd edition published in 2002. He received his BS degree from Satya Wacana Christian University, Indonesia in 1992, and MSE and PhD degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1994 and 1996, respectively. He is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

Research Interests: 

Development of intelligent systems for enhancing the infrastructure of the electric power grid (e.g., autonomous intelligent monitoring and assessment systems, predictive maintenance, self-optimizing and reconfiguration of distribution systems)
Simulation and modeling of transient phenomena in electric power systems
Renewable energy: wind turbine and wind farm modeling, impacts of wind farms on transmission and distribution systems.


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