School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Damian Giaouris

Senior Lecturer


Damian Giaouris was born in Munich, Germany, in 1976. He received the:

  • Diploma of Automation Engineering from the Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2000
  • MSc in Automation and Control from Newcastle University in 2001
  • PhD degree in the area of control and stability of induction machine drives from Newcastle University in 2004
  • BSc in Mathematics from the Open University, UK, in 2009
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Mathematics from the Open University, UK, in 2011.

He was a Lecturer in Control Systems at Newcastle University from 2004, before moving to the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, Greece, at the Chemical Process Engineering and Energy Resources Institute – The Laboratory of Process Systems Design and Implementation, in 2011.

Since 2015, he has been a Senior Lecturer with the Electrical and Electronic Engineering group in the School of Engineering, Newcastle University. Currently, he serves as Associate Editor in IEE IET Power Electronics and he has been a Guest Editor of IEEE JETCAS.

His research interests include nonlinear dynamics of electrical systems, distributed energy systems, smart grids, electric vehicles and energy management. He has more than 100 publications and 1000 citations.


Damian is with the Electrical Power research group and his profile can be viewed on Google Scholar.


EEE8086/8115 - Robust and Adaptive Control Systems

EEE8013/3001 -Linear Controller Design and State Space Analysis