Prof. Edwin Matlotse was born in Taung, South Africa in 1969. He received BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Botswana (UB), Botswana, in 1995 and an MSc in Electrical Power at the Bath University, U.K., in 2001. Also, he earned a PhD degree at the Bath University, Bath City, U.K., in 2011. His PhD degree topic was “Long-Run Incremental Cost Pricing for Improving Voltage Profiles of Distribution Networks in a Deregulated Environment”.
Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the University of Botswana in the department of Electrical Engineering. Also, he is Head of Department in the same department. His major research interests are in the areas of renewable energy, power system voltage study, analysis and economics.
Teaching area is mainly in Power Systems and the following courses have been taught in the past:
1. Renewable Energy
2. Power System Voltage Study
3. Power System Analysis
4. Power System Economics
5. Electrical Machines
6. Smart Grids
7. Electrical Energy Management (Supply and Demand Side)
Power Systems Economics
Optimal Power System Operation