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Professor Gareth Taylor
Research Centre Director/Professor


Prof Gareth Taylor - Professor of Power Systems

Director of BIPS Research Centre - Brunel Interdisciplinary Power Systems

Module Leader - MSc Sustainable Electrical Power

Gareth joined Brunel in May 2000 from the University of Greenwich in London. He was appointed as a National Grid Post-doctoral Scholar from 2000-2003 and joined Electronic and Computer Engineering, School of Engineering and Design as a lecturer in June 2003. He established the new MSc Sustainable Electrical Power as the Course Director in September 2006. He has been a research active member of the Brunel University Research Centre BIPS since May 2000 and was appointed as Director in 2010. He was appointed as a Professor in Power Systems in 2012 and as the Head of the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering from May 2019 to June 2023. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and is a Fellow of the IET. He is also a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. From 2016-22 he was also the elected UK Regular Member for CIGRE Study Committee D2 Information Systems and Telecommunication. In 2023 he was also appointed as a member of the Strategic Advisory Group (SAG) for the CIGRE Study Committee D2.He was also appointed as a Visiting Professor within the Control & Power Research Group, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London from 1st October 2023 to 30th September 2026.

Newest selected publications

Imris, P., Taylor, GA., Bradley, ME. and Li, Y. (2022) 'A Novel Hardware-in-the-Loop Approach to Investigate the Impact of Low System Inertia on RoCoF Relay Settings'. Energies, 15 (17). pp. 6386 - 6386.Open Access Link

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Radi, M., Suljanovic, N., Maksič, M., Taylor, G., Pisica, I. and Souvent, A. (2022) 'Decentralized TSO-DSO coordination for voltage regulation purposes based on renewable energy sources management – Sensitivity and robustness analyses'. Electric Power Systems Research, 213 (December 2022). pp. 1 - xx. ISSN: 0378-7796 Open Access Link

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Han, F., Ashton, P., Li, M., Pisica, I., Taylor, G., Rawn, B. and et al. (2021) 'A Data Driven Approach to Robust Event Detection in Smart Grids Based on Random Matrix Theory and Kalman Filtering'. Energies, 14 (8). pp. 1 - 15.Open Access Link

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Radi, M., Darwish, M., Taylor, G. and Pisica, I. (2021) 'Control Configurations for Reactive Power Compensation at the Secondary Side of the Low Voltage Substation by Using Hybrid Transformer'. Energies, 14 (3). pp. 1 - 23.Open Access Link

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Davarzani, S., Pisica, I., Taylor, GA. and Munisami, KJ. (2020) 'Residential Demand Response Strategies and Applications in Active Distribution Network Management'. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 138. pp. 1 - 21. ISSN: 1364-0321 Open Access Link

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