Head of Research
Dr. Andreas Schuster studied Electrical Engineering (concentration in Energy Engineering) at Vienna University of Technology. Schuster finished his master degree in the year 2008. From 2009 until February 2014 he worked as a project assistant at the Institute of Energy Systems and Electrical Drives in the working area electric mobility, smart grids and energy storage. In this time he finished his doctor's degree with the thesis title “Charging infrastructure and distribution grid loads due to electric vehicles”. Since March 2014 he works as head of research at the Aspern Smart City Research company – a joint venture between mainly Siemens, Wien Energie (energy supplier) and Wiener Netze (utility).