Dr. Ralph D. Masiello
Dr. Ralph D. Masiello, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, an IEEE Smart Grid Technical Expert and an IEEE Life Fellow, is DNV GL’s Innovation Director and Senior Vice President. He has served as chairman of the IEEE Power Systems Engineering Committee and serves now on the editorial board of the IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. In 2009 he received the IEEE PES Charles Concordia Power Systems Engineering Award. He earned his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he worked on the very early applications of modern control and estimation theory of power systems.