Distinguished University Professor
Professor Birgitte Bak-Jensen (Senior IEEE member 2012) received her M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering in 1986 and a Ph.D. degree in “Modelling of High Voltage Components” in 1992, from the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark.
From 1986-1988, she was with Electrolux Elmotor A/S, Aalborg, Denmark as an Electrical Design Engineer. She is now Professor in Intelligent Control of the Power Distribution System at the Department of Energy, AAU Energy, Aalborg University, where she has worked since 1988.
Professor Bak-Jensen is also Vice Chair of AAU Energy, with responsibility for research. Her fields of interest are mainly related to the operation and control of the distribution network grid including multi-energy systems, demand response, power quality and stability in power systems taking integration of dispersed generation and smart grid issues into account.
She is now PI of two European H2020 projects SERENE and SUSTENANCE.