Janusz Bialek



 Full Professor at Newcastle University (UK) and Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology – Skoltech (Russia)

 Citizen of the Republic of Poland and the United Kingdom

First elected as a member of KEGOC Board of Directors on 30 April 2015 (Minutes of the General Meeting of Shareholders of KEGOC No. 1). 

Elected as a member of KEGOC Board of Directors by the Decision of the General Meeting of KEGOC Shareholders (Minutes No. 8) on 27 April 2018.

Not an affiliated person.

Was born on January 17, 1955

Married, has a two children.



1977 - 1980 PhD degree in Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

1973 - 1977 MEng degree in Electrical Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology, Poland 


2014 – 2018 Director of Center for Energy Systems, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia

2009- 2014 Professor and Research Director,  School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, Durham University, UK

2012  Science Policy Fellow, Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), UK Government

2003- 2009 Bert Whittington Chair of Electrical Engineering, Director of MSc Sustainable Energy System, the University of Edinburgh, UK.

1989- 2002 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Durham University, UK

1981- 1989 Lecturer, Department of Electrical Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

1980- 1981 Researcher, Computer Centre for Energy Systems, Warsaw, Poland



Polish - native

English - fluent

Russian - spoken

Honours: Fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE)


Membership in organisations;

- 2014 - Technical Chair of Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems (PMAPS), Durham

- Since 2011 - Member of the Council, Power System Computation Conference

- Since 2007 - Member of the Dispute Resolution Panel for the Single Electricity Market Operator, Ireland

- 2007-2011 - Member of Advisory Board of Electricity Policy Research Group, Cambridge University

- Member of the Editorial Board of International Journal of Power and Energy Systems and Przeglad Elektrotechniczny 

Consultantto Irish System Operators, the UK government, International Energy Agency, European Commission, Scottish Government, and a number of UK power companies. 


2 books, 2 chapters in books, 8 published industry reports and over 180 research papers that attracted over 7500 citations.