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Mrs Kehinde Awodele

 Research Interests

  • Power System Reliability and Resilience
  • Power System Protection and State Estimation
  • Distribution Systems Analysis
  • Energy Systems
  • Demand Side Management and Demand Response
  • Distributed Generation and Renewable Energy
  • Smart Grids
  • Smart Metering


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Current Postgraduate Supervision


  • James Alaba Ojo, Distribution Network Performance Improvement using Load Compensation
  • Bright Tetteh, Power System Wide Area Monitoring , Protection and Control
  • Jeff Watitwa, Power System Dynamic State Estimation
  • Niranjana Jagadeesan, Application of Blockchain Technology in Peer –to-Peer Energy Trading
  • Mogamat Noer Martin, Protection impacts of wind energy generation integration on a utility distribution network
  • Wandile Radebe, Technical and Economical Assessment of Wave Power Generation for Powering Desalination Plants
  • Emmanuel Nxumalo, Determination of the Hosting Capacity of Eskom’s MV and LV networks using EPRI Drive Tool considering Eskom’s Protection Philosophy
  • Heldon Blackbeard,  Development of Machine Learning Algorithms for Power System Big Data Analysis Using Python/Matlab
  • Hope Baloyi,  Mitigation of Medium Sized Solar PV and Demand side Management Impacts on Medium Sized Distribution Networks with Net Metering
  • Nwabisa Letsoha, Technical Losses Determination Considering the Effects of Embedded Generation
  • Bongane Nhlapo, Impact of Large Scale Wind Generation on Voltage Support to Voltage Constrained Networks
  • Matthews Baloyi, A study of Optimized Electrification Designs in Distribution Networks
  • Nicholas Bani, Energy Efficiency, Power Quality in a Traction System
  • Mdu Mzulwini, Investigation of MO Surge Arrester failures  in  KZN Traction Systems

Current Undergraduate Teaching 

  • Energy Conversion & Utilisation: EEE3044S
  • Power Engineering: EEE3100S
  • Power Distribution & Transmission Networks: EEE4089F