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Emil Hillberg


Tel +46 10 516 60 54


Location Borås

Unit Elkraftsystem (105107)

Swedish representative CIGRE Study Committee C4 - Power System Technical Performance,
Technical Lead ISGAN Annex 6 - Power Transmission and Distribution Systems,

Dr Emil Hillberg is an expert in analysis of power system dynamic phenomena with a research background in smart transmission grid solutions and mitigation of blackouts.

Dr Hillberg has over fifteen years working experience within the power system area, having a M.Sc. from KTH Royal Institute of Technology and a PhD from NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology, both in electrical engineering.

Emil Hillberg started his career in 2002 at ABB HVDC in Sweden. In 2004 he moved to ABB Switzerland working with engineering of harmonic filters. From 2007 to 2012 he worked for SINTEF Energy Research in Norway as a researcher in power system dynamics. Since 2012 he has been back in Sweden, first working for STRI as a senior specialist consultant with technical lead for power system network studies and as a branch office manager. From 2018 Dr Emil Hillberg has been with RISE.

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