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OCM Group wins research grants

November 4, 2017

OCM Group wins 2 Fondecyt Iniciación projects, 1 Fondef Idea and 1 Redes Internacionales. The grants will allow to foster the research and development activities of the group. Fondecyt Iniciacion projects... View article

OCM member wins INFORMS prizes

November 4, 2017

OCM Faculty Álvaro Lorca wins the “Best ENRE paper in Energy/Electricity” of the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS) . In addition, his Ph.D. dissertation was a finalist of the George... View article

Two OCM papers accepted for publication

April 20, 2017

Two papers related to the work of Rodrigo Henríquez and George Wenzel have been accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid journal. Congratulations Rodrigo and George! G. Wenzel,... View article

Guest Lectures at KIT

December 1, 2016

Professors Matías Negrete and Daniel Olivares visited the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany during the last week of November. They engaged in research activities, strengthened international collaboration ties and... View article

Complex Energy Systems Workshop

November 28, 2016

On November 21st the OCM lab collaborated with the organization of the first Complex Energy Systems Workshop organized by the Complex Engineering Systems Institute (ISCI) at the Center for Innovation of... View article

OCM in the news

October 13, 2016

The future of renewable energy in Chile and the need for regulatory changes at the distribution level to accommodate more variable generation were the conversation topics Matías Negrete discussed on... View article

New OCM Masters Graduate

October 8, 2016

OCM has a new graduate student. On Wednesday 5th, Rodrigo Henríquez defended his Master of Science in Engineering work in front of the evaluating commission. He was awarded maximum grade... View article

Ph.D visiting student from UT Austin

September 25, 2016

We welcome Ph.D. Student Manuel García from University of Texas-Austin. Manuel is pursuing a Ph.D. under the guidance of Professor Ross Baldick. He will be working on the Power System... View article

A new Engineer

September 5, 2016

This past Friday, September 2nd, OCM member Pablo Gallegos presented his work titled “Control and Communication Architecture for Residential Demand Response” and was awarded the professional title of Electrical Engineer.... View article