Dr José Zapata
José is a mathematical modeller and electrical engineer, and he leads ITP Analytics work on grid integration modelling. José has 15 years experience in automation and control of renewable energy systems. He has expertise in the design and commissioning of PLC based control systems and on the dynamic modelling, control and optimisation of energy systems. Prior to joining ITP, José was a research fellow at the Australian National University, where he worked on improving the efficiency of solar driven high temperature processes for power generation and the production of commodities.
José has a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering (First Class Honours) from Universidad de Concepción and a PhD in Engineering from the Australian National University.