Bala Venkatesh

Academic Director Centre for Urban Energy Professor Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Toronto, Ontario venkatesh@ryerson.ca Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5359

Bio/Research

Dr. Bala Venkatesh is both founding Academic Director and head for the Ryerson Centre for Urban Energy (CUE). He is also a tenured Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

He specializes in Electric Power Systems with interests in Transmission and Distribution ...


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Bio/Research

Dr. Bala Venkatesh is both founding Academic Director and head for the Ryerson Centre for Urban Energy (CUE). He is also a tenured Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

He specializes in Electric Power Systems with interests in Transmission and Distribution Systems, Renewables, Energy Storage, Smart Grids, etc. He works with several companies such as Hydro One, Toronto Hydro, Ontario Power Authority, Schneider Electric, eCamion, Temporal Power, Electrovaya, New Brunswick Power, etc. In total, his extramural funding is over ten million dollars. In the last two decades, he has worked on over 30 consulting and research projects in India and Canada.

With a Ph.D. from Anna University (India), Dr. Venkatesh is a registered professional engineer in Ontario, Canada. Currently a Ryerson
Professor, Dr. Venkatesh has also taught at the University of New Brunswick, Multimedia University (Malaysia), and Anna University (India) since 1994.

Dr. Venkatesh has extensive journal publications to his credit and has supervised over 50 MASc and PhD theses.


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