Dr Yehdego Habtay BEng, MSc, PhD

Senior Lecturer


  • 2004-present: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, University of Greenwich
  • 2002-2003: Bowman Power Systems, Southampton
  • 1998-2000: Research Assistant, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
  • 1996-1997: Scottish Power, Longannet Power Station

Research/scholarly interests

  • Power systems modelling/operation
  • Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS)
  • Induction motor starting in isolated systems

Specialist interests 

  •  Control & Instrumentation

Selected publications

Habtay, Y.T. Inductors for applications in power electronics rigs. Bowman Power Systems (internal document), Southampton, 2002

Habtay, Y.T., and Smith K.S. 2000. Application of advanced static var compensator to induction motor starting. UPEC 2000, Belfast.

Habtay, Y.T. et al. 2000. Refurbishment of 800kV impulse generator. UPEC 1999, Sofia.