Rodrigo Trevizan


Rodrigo Trevizan

Electrical Engineer

Contact Information

Rodrigo Trevizan / (505) 382-3349


Rodrigo D. Trevizan is a Postdoctoral Appointee at Sandia National Laboratories. Rodrigo authored research papers on the subjects of control of energy storage systems and demand response for power grid stabilization, power system state estimation, and detection of nontechnical losses in distribution systems. Rodrigo received a B.S. and M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in 2012 and 2014, respectively, a M.Sc. in Power Systems Engineering from the Grenoble Institute of Technology (ENSE3) in 2011 and a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Florida in 2018.

Research Interests

Battery Energy Storage Systems Security

Power System State Estimation

Techno-economic analysis of energy storage systems

Renewable Energy Integration

Stability of Power Systems

Applications of Storage Systems

Cyber-Physical Security of Power Systems

Detection of Nontechnical Losses

Machine Learning

Demand-side Frequency Regulation


Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, 2018

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil, 2014

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil, 2012

B.S. in Electrical Power Engineering, Grenoble Institute of Technology, France, 2011

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Key Publications

M. Ayar, S. Obuz, R.D. Trevizan, A.S. Bretas, H.A. Latchman “A Distributed Control Approach for Enhancing Smart Grid Transient Stability and Resilience” IEEE Trans. Smart Grid, v. 8, p. 3035-3044, 2017, DOI: 10.1109/TSG.2017.2714982.

R.R. Bhat, R.D. Trevizan, R. Sengupta, X. Li, A.S. Bretas “Identifying Nontechnical Power Loss via Spatial and Temporal Deep Learning” 2016 15th IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA), Anaheim, CA, 2016, pp. 272-279, DOI: 10.1109/ICMLA.2016.0052.

R.D. Trevizan, A.S. Bretas, A. Rossoni “Nontechnical Losses detection: A Discrete Cosine Transform and Optimum-Path Forest based approach” 2015 North American Power Symposium (NAPS), Charlotte, NC, 2015, pp. 1-6, DOI: 10.1109/NAPS.2015.7335160.

A.S. Bretas, N.G. Bretas, S.H. Braunstein, A. Rossoni, R.D. Trevizan “Multiple Gross Errors Detection, Identification and Correction in Three-phase Distribution Systems WLS State Estimation: A per-phase measurement error approach” Electric Power Systems Research, v. 151, p. 174-185, 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsr.2017.05.021.

M. Ayar, R.D. Trevizan, S. Obuz, A. Bretas, H. Latchman, N. Bretas “A Cyber-Physical Robust Control Framework for Enhancing Transient Stability of Smart Grids” IET Cyber‐Physical Systems: Theory & Applications, 2: 198-206, DOI: 10.1049/iet-cps.2017.0017.