Carnegie Mellon University

Panayiotis Moutis

Panayiotis (Panos) Moutis

Adjunct Professor of Management; Systems Scientist (College of Engineering)

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  • SCOT - Scott Hall - Room 5113
  • 412-268-7114
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Panayiotis (Panos) Moutis, joined Carnegie Mellon University in Feb. 2016 and was appointed Systems Scientist (Special Faculty) at the Scott Institute for Energy Innovation in August 2018. In 2014, he was awarded a fellowship by Arup UK (through the University of Greenwich) on the “Research Challenge of Balancing Urban Microgrids in Future Planned Communities,” whereas in 2013 he won the “IEEE Sustainability 360° Contest” on the topic of Power. Between 2007 and 2015, as part of the SmartRUE research group, he contributed in over a dozen R&D projects funded by the European Commission. He has published more than 20 papers and has accumulated over 10 years of experience as a consultant on projects of Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency. He is a senior member of various IEEE Societies.


  • National Technical University of Athens - Ph D - 2015
  • National Technical University of Athens - MSc - 2007


Modeling, Optimization and Control of Electric Power Systems. Statistic Analysis. Smart Grid. Renewable Generation.


Awards and Honors

  • IEEE Sustainable Power and Energy Conference (iSPEC) - Excellent Paper Award for Resistive-Aware Linear Approximations for Solving the Optimal Power Flow Problem for Distribution Networks (2019)

Professional Activities

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Open Access Journal of Power and Energy
  • Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter