Pacific Northwest National Laboratory PhD Intern - Power Systems in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 306295

Directorate: Energy and Environment

Division: Electricity Infrastructure & Buildings

Group: Electricity Infrastructure


Job Description

We are looking for a Ph. D intern with experience and interest in power system dynamic state estimation. This position will be expected to perform the following tasks:

(1)Assisting with implementing of dynamic state estimation algorithms;

(2)Testing and analysis of estimation results;



Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be currently enrolled/matriculated in a PhD program at an accredited college. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.


Preferred Qualifications

The candidate must

(1)Have deep understanding of power system dynamics;

(2)Be familiar with measurement-based power system monitoring (especially, about phasor measurement units and wide-area measurement systems);

(3)Have solid professional knowledge of power system state estimation (especially dynamic state estimation).

Ph.D. students in electric power system or related field.

4.0 GPA is preferred


Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.


Directorate: Energy & Environment

Job Category: Master's and PhD Level Internships

Group: Electricity Infrastructure

Opening Date: 2017-02-15

Closing Date: 2017-03-01