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Sebastian Eichhorn, Dipl.-Ing.

Technical University of Munich

Associate Professorship of Energy Management Technologies (Prof. Goebel)

Postal address

Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

Academic background

  • Studies of Regenerative Energy Systems at TU Dresden (Degree: Dipl.-Ing)
  • Diploma thesis: Development of a system concept for inclusion of CHP-Systems based on biogas in energy management systems
  • 2016-2019 Working student and graduate engineer in Research and Development and Grid Code Compliance of CHP units (Geisberger Gesellschaft für Energieoptimierung mbH)
  • 2019-2023 Power System Engineer at ABB Switzerland (Business Line Excitation Systems)
    - Technical Lead and execution of Grid Code Compliance Studies,
    - Development of automatization tools including data driven parameter identification algorithms and control optimization,
    - Optimization and analysis of Power System Stabilizers (PSS) both remotely and onsite,
    - Worldwide commissioning of excitation systems in critical power plants focusing on power system stability.

Research interests

  • Sector-coupling modelling and control of active distribution grids
  • Interactions between energy management systems and distribution grids
  • Application of machine learning based control systems on real systems



  • Lecture Energy Informatics
  • Lab Energy Informatics