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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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Programme Convenor of the Nuclear Honours and Masters programmes

Curriculum structure

Current Postgraduate Supervision


  • Sheldon Blackbeard,  Development of Machine Learning Algorithms for Power System Big Data Analysis Using Python/Matlab
  • Matthews Baloyi, A study for optimized electrification designs on distribution networks 
  • Niranjana Jagadeesan, Application of Blockchain Technology in Peer –to-Peer Energy Trading
  • Nwabisa Letsoha, Optimal design of standalone renewable energy based hybrid mini-grid considering different locations for rural electrification in SA
  • Gabriel Machinda, Protection of small grid connected & islanded solar PV microgrids  
  • Mdu Mzulwini, An investigation into surge arrester failures in the Eskom east grid traction network
  • Emmanuel Nxumalo, Determination of the Hosting Capacity of Eskom’s MV and LV networks using EPRI Drive Tool considering Eskom’s Protection Philosophy
  • Bongane Nhlapo, Impact of distributed generation on power system stability
  • James Alaba Ojo, Distribution Network Performance Improvement using Load Compensation
  • Bushidi Ramazani, Investigation & design of the IEC61850 standard-based substation, automation and protection system
  • Bright Tetteh, Power System Wide Area Monitoring , Protection and Control
  • Jeff Watitwa, Power System Dynamic State Estimation

Current Undergraduate Teaching 

  • Energy Conversion & Utilisation: EEE3044S
  • Power Engineering: EEE3100S
  • Power Distribution & Transmission Networks: EEE4115F