Professor Komla Folly


Research Interests

  • Power Network Optimization, Control and Stability


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Postgraduate Supervision


  • Kingsley Akpeji, Investigating approaches to estimating costs of degradation, failure & interruption of supply initiated by geomagnetically induced currents in power  
  • Erick Arwa, Control of microgrid & smart meter
  • Qin Chen, Integration of renewable energy using artificial intelligence
  • Rebaone Mako, The impact of battery energy storage systems on the transmission network
  • Siba Noludwe, Model & design of a resilient microgrid
  • Lehlohonolo Phaphathisa, Power system stability under GICs
  • Arnold Sagonda, Modelling & control of PV systems using computational intelligence
  • Maxaku Sange, Data Management & analysis tool for SA language resources
  • Shingai Tigere, Power system stability in the presence of harmonic and DC components
  • Arnold Sagonda, Design & Feasibility of a grid tie PV Solar system


  • Umar Abu, Adaptive wide area controller considering signal delay
  • Chukwuemeka Okafor, Energy storage on large scale power system
  • Okeolu Omogoye, Development of cost effective optimized energy map for remote area GSM BTS  
  • Ismaheel Oladejo, Management & Control of Microgrid
  • Olurotimi Awodiji, Integration of Wind Energy into deregulated market – Graduated Dec 2017

Current Undergraduate Teaching 

  • Introduction to Electrical Engineering & Power Utilisation EEE2041F [EEE2049W]
  • Power Systems Analysis Operation and Control: EEE4116F​​​​​​

Professor Folly is on Study & Research leave from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020