PNNL Careers

PhD Intern - Power Systems

RICHLAND, WA
Master's and PhD Level Internships


Job Description

Job ID: 307292
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Description

The Electric Infrastructure (EI) group at Pacific Northwest National Lab seeks a summer intern to conduct research in the following areas:
• Prepare distribution system models, parameters and scenario data.
• Perform sequential power flow analysis for specific test systems using GridLAB-D.
• Perform co-simulations for distribution system models and transmission system models.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.
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Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be currently enrolled/matriculated in a PhD program at an accredited college. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.
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Preferred Qualifications

Must have solid background in power system engineering.
Must have experiences in distribution systems simulations and modeling.
Must have experiences in programming language: Python and Matlab
Must have experiences in one or more distribution system software tools: GridLAB-D, OpenDSS
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical ability
Experience in optimal power flow is a plus.

Ph.D. students in electric power system or related field.
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Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 307292
Directorate: Energy and Environment
Division: Electricity Infrastructure & Buildings
Group: Electricity Infrastructure
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