Guest speakes for ELNANO 2018:
1) Review of Model Predictive Control Method and its potential in Power Electronics applications
Sergio P. Pimentel, Dr.
Visiting researcher at Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn (Estonia)
Professor at Federal University of Goias, Goiania (Brazil)
Dr. Pimentel is graduate in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Goias, Brazil (2003),
master's and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (2011), both from the University of Campinas, Brazil (2006 and 2011, respectively).
Since 2012 Dr. Pimentel has been a professor at Federal University of Goias (Goiania, Brazil), working on topics related to Renewable Energy,
Linear and Nonlinear Control Systems, Power Quality, and Power Electronics Devices. During 2017-2018 season he also has been working as a visiting researcher
(postdoctoral research) at Power Electronics Group from the Tallinn University of Technology (Estonia).
Dr. Pimentel is a professional member of IEEE, ISES, SOBRAEP, SBA, and ABENS.