Eric Anderson

Eric Anderson
Graduate Student, Optimization

Years at WID

2011 - present2015


Enjoys open water swimming, triathlons, woodworking and gardening.


  • M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin–Madison

Research Description

Focusing on operation research techniques applied to the power grid, including:

  • Optimizing Noisy Black Box Functions for Cascading Power Failures
  • Economic Dispatch Models
  • Switching Options for Energy Storage
  • Energy Storage Impact on Cascading Power Failures and Economic Dispatch