Joel obtained his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Prior to encoord he worked on a team developing solutions for electricity market operators, including developing and maintaining software to solve unit commitment and economic dispatch problems. At encoord, Joel will be helping lead the energy market modeling efforts with a focus on production cost models and gas market models.
“My research interests are in the areas of optimization, electricity markets, and network topology. My position at encoord allows me to explore all these topics, while also getting a chance to be involved in developing tools for enabling a sustainable energy future.”