David obtained his PhD degree in Computer Science and Applied Math to Electric Power Systems from University of Castilla-La Mancha (Spain) in 2013. Prior to Skoltech Dr Pozo worked at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile where he did his postdoctoral research from 2013 to 2015.
Dr Pozo’s research interests lie in the field of energy systems and include operations research, uncertainty, games and statistics as well renewable energy and its impact in power systems and electricity markets. He also focuses on problems of optimization and flexibility of modern power systems. Dr Pozo gave undergraduate lectures, workshops and graduate seminars on latest developments in modeling and optimization.
Apart from the University of Castilla-La Mancha and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, he worked at or visited the University of Southampton, UK, and the University of Hong Kong, China. He also participated in a number of privately and publicly funded research projects in Spain, Chile and Brazil.