Chalmers University of Technology is a major technical university in Scandinavia, host of eight Area of Advance, and the largest recipient of the Energy Initiative in Sweden. It is an international leader with regards to sustainable energy.


The AWESCO researchers will be hosted between two departments: Signal & System and Power Engineering. They will benefit from the leading expertise at CHAL on Power Systems, and Power Grids, and the latest research on using Optimal Control in the context of Electrical Networks.

More information on the research topic can be found in:

S. Gros, M. Diehl "Modeling of Airborne Wind Energy Systems in Natural Coordinates ". In: U. Ahrens, M. Diehl, R. Schmehl (eds.) "Airborne Wind Energy". Springer, Heidelberg, 2013.

Key persons

Dr. S├ębastien Gros is Assistant Professor with experience in the wind industry, expert in modeling, optimization & control.