Dr. Micallef received the B.Eng.(Hons.) degree, the M. Sc. in Electrical Engineering (Communication) degree and a PhD in Electrical Engineering (Microgrids) from the University of Malta, Malta in 2006, 2009 and 2015, respectively. In 2008, he joined the Department of Industrial Electrical Power Conversion at the University of Malta as an Assistant Lecturer and in 2015 he became a Lecturer with the same department. In 2012, he was a visiting PhD student at the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark. Since 2015, he is a guest lecturer with the Centre for Research on Microgrids
in a PhD course on "Power Quality in AC Microgrids". In 2019, he was elevated to a Senior Member of the IEEE. Dr. Micallef has published 35+ peer-reviewed papers on microgrids, electrical transportation, zero energy buildings and power quality. He was listed by Stanford University among the top 2% of the world’s scientists in 2021 and 2022.
Dr. Micallef is currently the technical coordinator for 3 projects: ESTELLE (EWA 110/20/2/001-C), RIVIERA (UM Research Excellence Grant 2021) and ATLANTES (funded through “Setting up of transdisciplinary research and knowledge exchange (TRAKE) complex at the University of Malta (ERDF.01.124)” which is co-financed through the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund 2014 – 2020).
Dr. Micallef is an Associate Editor for IEEE Access
and IET Smart Grid
. He is currently the Vice chair of the IEEE Malta Section. He was also the chair of the Technical Subcommittee on Smart Buildings and Customer Systems within the IEEE PES Technical Committee on Smart Buildings, Loads and Customer Systems (IEEE PES SBLCS)
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