Koen Vanthournout

Koen Vanthournout is researcher at VITO, the Flemish Institute for Technological Research, where he is working on smart grids and demand side management. He is technically coordinating Linear, the Flemish residential demand response pilot project.  

Koen received his Masters degree in Electrical Engineering (1999) from the Groep T Hogeschool of Leuven, Belgium, and his Masters degree in Artificial Intelligence (2000) from K.U.Leuven, Belgium. He obtained a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from K.U. Leuven in 2006. Till 2009 he worked as senior embedded software engineer and team leader for Icos Visions Systems/KLA-Tencor, after which he joined VITO.


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