IEOR Alum Wins Outstanding Young Engineer Award

Kory Hedman (PhD IEOR ’10)

The IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) has just announced its 2016 award winners and Kory Hedman has won the Outstanding Young Engineer Award. He was honored by IEEE PES for his “contributions and leadership in the application of operations research and topology control to electric energy markets and power systems analysis.”  Dr. Hedman was also recognized at the IEEE PES annual general meeting which took place in Boston, MA from July 17-21.

Dr. Hedman was advised by Professor Shmuel Oren at Berkeley IEOR and is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering at Arizona State University where he recently was promoted to tenure.