Dr. Sébastien Gros is guest professor at Chalmers University of Technology and full professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. He conducts research on optimization and control of energy-related applications, smart grids and autonomous driving. At Chalmers he is currently involved in the university-funded project, Interdisciplinary Assessment of Airborne Wind Energy, which is a follow-up to the AWESCO project. He obtained his PhD in 2008 when working for the Automatic Control Laboratory of EPFL and did his post-doc with OPTICON/OPTEC at KU Leuven. He contributed a chapter on the modeling of airborne wind energy systems in natural coordinates to the Springer textbook Airborne Wind Energy published in 2013.
PhD in Optimal Control, 2007
MSc in Mechatronics, 2001