Director, Energy Production & Infrastructure Center
Johan H Enslin PhD, is the Director for the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC) and the Duke Energy Distinguished Chair in Power System at UNC Charlotte. Enslin has combined a 30-year career with leadership at industry and academia in the US, Europe and South Africa. He served as an executive for private business operations and a professor in electrical engineering. Dr. Enslin initiated and led renewable energy teams, companies and executed multi-disciplinary power system projects. Over the course of his career Johan worked for more than 80 US, European, Asian and African power utilities, governments and industries. He authored and co-authored more than 250 technical journal and conference papers for IEEE and other organizations, and has written several chapters in scientific books. Johan is a long-time leader in the IEEE and CIGRÉ working groups and committees. He holds more than 15 provisional and final patents. He is a registered Professional Engineer in South Africa, Fellow of the SAIEE and Fellow of the IEEE.