Press Articles and Publications on Websites

Publication of 27.02.2020: New Master’s in Smart Grid launched

Article from the Centre for Substation Automation and Energy Management Systems (CSAEMS) about offering a new and innovative Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering in Smart Grids qualification.

Publication of 27.08.2019 about the DAMOC project

Article about the DAMOC project published on the website of the Karlstad University.

Publication from May 2019 about the DAMOC meeting at CPUT

An article about the meeting of delegates from a number of countries at the Bellville Campus for the coordination meeting of the Development of a HArmonized MOdular Curriculum for the Smart Grid (DAMOC) project.

Article of 11.03.2019 about the New Labroatory Equipment at NM-AIST

At NM-AIST, the Smart Off-Grid SysteMs Lab (SOMA) was established that is used to supplement teaching new courses related to the Smart Grid. An article about the new laboratory equipment was published on the NM-AIST website. The article is now available in NM in NM-AIST social media.

Promotion of CPUT Master Course in the wattnow Magazine

A promotion article of the new MEng (Electrical engineering) (Smart Grid) at CPUT has been published in the latest issue of the the wattnow magazine (February 2019). The whattnow magazine is a publication of the south African Institute of Electrical Engineers.

Publication of 04.12.2018: Turning CPUT into one smart university

Article about the Masters of Engineering in Smart Grids at CPUT, making it the first institution in the world to offer this IEC61850 standard-based Protection, Automation and Control (PAC) specialization.

Publication of 09.11.2018 about our Meeting at NM-AIST 

An article about our project meeting November 2018 in Arusha was published at the website of Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi.

Publication of 30.11.2017 about Teaching Staff Training

An article about our Teaching Staff Training in the end of 2017 was published at the website of Karlstad University. The article can be accessed here in English.

Publication of 05.09.2017 about DAMOC in TUD University Newspaper

An article about the DAMOC project was published in the university newspaper (‘Dresdner Universitätsjournal’) of TU Dresden. The full article is available here in German (page 7).

Publication of 04.05.2017 about the Project by KAU

An article about the DAMOC project was published at website of Karlstad University. The full article can be accessed here in English.

Publication of 24.03.2017 about our Kick-Off Meeting

Our kick-off meeting is featured in the 31st newsletter of the computer science department at the Technische Universität Dresden. The newsletter is available in German and a translation of the article in English.

Publication of 23.03.2017 about the Project by CPUT

An article about the project was published on the news page of the CPUT website.

Information about the Project

Introduction of DAMOC at EPC Meeting

During a meeting at the European Project Center in Dresden our project was mentioned as an example for an Erasmus+ project. The meeting focused on informations regarding EU projects and in the presentation about Erasmus+ projects DAMOC was mentioned as one example of running Erasmus projects at TU Dresden. The Agenda of the meeting is available here (German).

Introduction of the DAMOC Project at annual USGM Career Day

At the annual Career Day at USGM in Rome, the DAMOC project was introduced and information about the project was made available in a brochure.


A paper titled “The design of a Masters curriculum in Smart Grid Technology within the Erasmus + K2 DAMOC projectby Prof Anthony Staak and Prof Raynitchka Tzoneva was presented at the 11th International Conference on Engineering and Business Education (ICEBE) which was hosted by the University of Szczecin, in Szczecin Poland from 15th – 17th October 2018.