Joaquim Garcia

Has a BSc degree in electrical engineering from PUC -Rio and is currently working towards a BSc in mathematics and a MSc in electrical engineering with emphasis on decision support, also at PUC-Rio. During his undergraduate studies, he attended a year at UC Santa Barbara. He joined PSR in 2015 has been been working on the development of optimization models for hydrothermal dispatch under uncertainty with transmission constraints (SDDP) , composite generation-transmission reliability analysis (CORAL model), electrical systems expansion planning (OPTGEN model) and nonlinear optimal power flow (OPTFLW model).