Ricardo Arias Velásquez, PhD.
IEEE PES PERU Chapter Chair

EDITOR ASSOCIATE, IEEE LATIN AMERICA TRANSACTIONS

ENEL, OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY EXPERT FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY & POWER SYSTEM

Universidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa, DBA & MBA PROFESSOR AND RESEARCHER

Universidad Tecnológica del Perú, PROFESSOR AND RESEARCHER

Universidad Privada Peruana Alemana, RESEARCHER

Ricardo Arias helps large organizations develop strategies to get on the right side of innovation—for their own sake, and for the sake of their local innovation ecosystems.

BIO:

Ricardo Arias Velásquez is a Peruvian-Spanish-American scholar known for his contributions to Renewable energy solutions, artificial intelligence in energy design & engineering failure analysis. He did his postdoctoral research for MIT – UTEC, he holds a PhD in Engineering from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Master Science degree in Engineering and three Bachelor degrees in Electrical engineering, Project engineering & Computer Science by Universidad Nacional de San Agustín. He is APEC engineer certified in 14 countries.

About research/scientist profile, Arias is IEEE PES PERU Chapter Chair 2021-2022, Editor associate in IEEE Latin America Transactions since 2019, IEEE Publication chair in IEEE ISGT 2021 Latin America, DBA & MBA professor in «Universidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa», professor and researcher in «Universidad Tecnológica del Perú – UTP» and researcher in UPAL. Prior, he was researcher at the Universidad Nacional de San Agustín and a Postdoctoral researcher  of Massachusetts Institute of Technology & Universidad de Tecnología e Ingeniería – UTEC’s School of Engineering from 2019 – 2020.

Between 2016 and 2020 Arias led MIT’s Collective Researching group as an leader and Professor at UTEC. Prior to joining UTEC-MIT, Arias was a research fellow at UNSA, UAP, UPA, UTEC & MIT. Arias is also a founder of Advanced Smart Solutions, a company dedicated to artificial intelligence specialized in the creation of data visualization, knowledge management, sharing value, IA and machine learning applications

Work experience (+ 15 years): Currently, He is accountable of the operational efficiency in the biggest renewable power plants (BESS, Solar, Wind & Hydro) and innovation projects in ENEL, he evaluates all the wind farms around the world for ENEL, with artificial intelligence techniques, for more than 14 countries and 6,500 wind turbines generators. Before, He has been Project Manager in Engie and ISA, project engineer in Engie, coordinator in REP, operation head in ElectroSur, mining supervisor in Freeport-McMoRan and Yura. He has extensive experience in EPCM energy and mining projects from CAPEX, pre-feasibility, execution, commissioning, operation & maintenance. Summary, He has built more than 20 substations in industry and mining, 4500 km of transmission lines and power plants in 3 countries: USA, Peru and Chile.

Dr. Arias’s contributions have been recognized with numerous awards, including the 2021, 1st award in Innovation for Power G ENEL (Colombia, Perú), in 2020: He obtained the IEEE outstanding volunter 2020, 1st award in Digital Hackaton ENEL, drone award – ENEL and multiple Innovation award in (SNMPE) 2017, 2015; transmission projects in ISA (Colombia) 2015, REP in 2013, 2014, 2016 (Perú) and Uruguay – CIER in 2014. Arias‘s is also the author of several papers associated to: Engineering, decision science, energy, material science, mathematics, physics and environmental science.

WEB

SCOPUS: Author ID: 57190567776: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57190567776

ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1067-9753

Web of Science: ID R-6348-2019 :https://publons.com/researcher/2982307/ricardo-manuel-arias-velasquez/

CONCYTEC Outstanding Researcher 2022; certified: N° P0033742: http://dina.concytec.gob.pe/appDirectorioCTI/VerDatosInvestigador.do;jsessionid=0a57f731d8f19e91a96dd3446392?id_investigador=33742

TIMELINE:

  • IEEE PES PERU 2021: Outstanding chapter IEEE PERU.
  • 2021: Power G first award and digital engineer outstanding 2022 Italy.
  • 2021: First award in Peru for Innovation Project in ENEL.
  • 2021: DBA and MBA professor in UNSA; and engineering professor in UTEC.
  • 2021: First award in Region, Power G ENEL , for his contributions in Artificial Intelligence associated to operational efficiency improvements in the Renewable power plants.
  • 2020: IEEE PERU outstanding professional 2020.
  • 2019-Present: Renewable energy in Operational Efficiency Expert, ENEL.
  • 2021-Present: IEEE PES PERU chapter chair.
  • 2018-2020: IEEE PES PERU. vice chapter chair.
  • 2019-2020: Postdoctoral, Researcher, Associate Professor, UTEC & MIT.
  • 2019-2019: Project Manager, ENGIE.
  • 20162021: Researcher UTEC, UNSA, UAP, UPA, PUCP, MIT.
  • 2018-2019: Mining & Power supervisor, Freeport-McMoRan – USA.
  • 2015-2017: PhD in Engineering, PUCP.
  • 2012-2018: Power system Coordinator, Red de Energía delPerú, Perú.
  • 2012-2014: MSc. in Engineering, UNSA.
  • 2009-2012: Project Manager, Interconexión Electrica SA ESP – Colombia.
  • 2008-2009: Project specialist, Yura.
  • 2007-2009: Bachelor in Computer Science, UNSA.
  • 2007-2008: Bachelor in Project engineering, UNSA.
  • 2007-2008: Operation Head, ElectroSur.
  • 2002-2006: Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, UNSA.

PHOTOGRAPHS:

Ricardo Arias

Individual Awards:

  • (2021) Power G : 1st award – Digital engineer outstanding 2021 Italy.
  • (2021) Power G Innovation program Colombia – Perú. 1st award.
  • (2020) Digital Hackaton, ENEL. 1st award.
  • (2020) Drone Award, ENEL. 1st award.
  • (2017) Innovation award,  SNMPE Perú. 1st award.
  • (2016) Primer puesto Innova-REP, REP, Perú. 1st award.
  • (2015) Innovation award, SNMPE Perú. 2nd award.
  • (2015) Transmission project, ISA Colombia. 1st award. 
  • (2013) Primer puesto Innova-REP, REP, Perú. 1st award.
  • (2014) Transmission Project, CIER Uruguay. 1st award.

Current projects include:

  • Fast motion-vision coordination in robots; robotic catching of free-flying objects
  • Analytics edge, energy politics, Smart Grids and renewable non-conventional generation.
  • Adaptive multiresolution approximation networks for real-time control and prediction
  • Failure engineering analysis, dynamic and transient analysis.
  • Industrial Internet of Things and advanced sensor with AI.
  • Nonlinear observer design techniques for real-time brain imaging; mathematical model with chaos theory.

Topics of interest:

  • Decision science
  • Engineering failure analysis
  • Nonlinear Control
  • Robotics and automation
  • Learning Systems
  • Business administration, with data. Science.
  • Strategy and business analysis.
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Substations, Overhead lines and Generation.
  • Applied Citizen, Data Science and Engineering
  • Adaptation and Learning in Robots applied to energy companies.
  • Data mining, artificial intelligence, Fuzzy logic
  • Advanced design in power systems
  • Hydro, Solar and Wind power plant efficiency and performance improvement with artificial intelligence applications.
  • Battery energy storage system, Smart Grid.
  • Advanced design in power systems.

Working groups and Research Labs:

IEC (2020) Working group TC38 – Instrument transformers:  Senior member technical. https://iectest.iec.ch/dyn/www/f?p=103:14:3816759128432::::FSP_ORG_ID,FSP_LANG_ID:20984,25

CIGRE (2019): Working Group C1.43: Requirements for Asset Analytics data platforms and tools in electric power systems. (Canada): https://cigre-usnc.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/TOR-WG-C1_43_Requirements-for-Asset-Analytics-data-platforms-and-tools-in-electric-power-systems.pdf

UTEC – MIT (2019): Senseable city Lab: Citizen Science with IIoT and Low-cost sensors.: https://www.utec.edu.pe/utec-and-massachusetts-institute-technology-conduct-air-quality-measurement-project

Laboratory – Project Leader.

UAP (Perú) (2019): Artificial Intelligence and low-cost sensors applications: https://www.uap.edu.pe/investigacion/docentes-reginas/

Laboratory – Project Leader.

ENEL (Italia): RoBoost Project: Robots, drones, smart glasses for renewables applications; besides, new advanced technology for renewables energy power plants (Global objective).

Hub – Project Leader.

ISA (Colombia) (2017-2018): Working group: Robot & Automation in Transmission companies.

Project Leader Perú.

ISA (Colombia) (2017-2018): Working group: Low-cost sensors in Energy companies.

Project Leader Perú.

ITOMS (2013-2018): Working group: Asset Management for 14 Energy Companies.

Member

COCIER (Colombia) (2014-2017): Working group: Asset Management for Latin America Energy Companies.

Project Leader Perú.

Research articles.

1. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Gaussian approach for probability and correlation between the number of COVID-19 cases and the air pollution in Lima2020Urban Climate33​​100664​​​
2. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Root cause analysis improved with machine learning for failure analysis in power transformers2020Engineering Failure Analysis115​​104684​​​
3. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Root cause analysis methodology for circuit breaker associated to GIS2020Engineering Failure Analysis115​​104680​​​
4. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.New methodology for design and failure analysis of underground transmission lines2020Engineering Failure Analysis115​​104604​​​
5. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Forecast and evaluation of COVID-19 spreading in USA with reduced-space Gaussian process regression2020Chaos, Solitons and Fractals136​​109924​​​
6. Romero Y., Diaz C., Meldrum I., Arias Velasquez R., Noel J.Temporal and spatial analysis of traffic – Related pollutant under the influence of the seasonality and meteorological variables over an urban city in Peru2020Heliyon66e04029​​​
7. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Harmonic failure in the filter of Static VarCompensator2020Engineering Failure Analysis107​​104207​​​
8. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Explosion of power capacitors in a change of transformers with reactive power compensation2019Engineering Failure Analysis106​​104181​​​
9. Arias Velásquez R.M.Performance improvement in long overhead lines associated to single-phase faults due to atmospheric discharges2019Engineering Failure Analysis105​​​347372
10. Arias Veĺasquez R.M., Romero Ramos Y.L., Noel J.Citizen science approach for spatiotemporal modelling of air pollution quality and traffic in Lima, Peru2019SHIRCON 2019 – 2019 IEEE Sciences and Humanities International Research Conference​​​9024879​​​
11. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Root cause analysis for shunt reactor failure in 500 kV power system2019Engineering Failure Analysis104​​​11571173
12. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Methodology for failure analysis in shunt reactor by electromagnetic influence caused by high vibration in overload condition2019Engineering Failure Analysis104​​​589608
13. Arias Velásquez R.M.Insulation failure caused by special pollution around industrial environments2019Engineering Failure Analysis102​​​123135
14. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V., Melgar A.Converting data into knowledge for preventing failures in power transformers2019Engineering Failure Analysis101​​​215229
15. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V., Melgar A.Reliability model for switchgear failure analysis applied to ageing2019Engineering Failure Analysis101​​​3660
16. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Model for failure analysis for overhead lines with distributed parameters associated to atmospheric discharges2019Engineering Failure Analysis100​​​406427
17. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Failures in overhead lines grounding system and a new improve in the IEEE and national standards2019Engineering Failure Analysis100​​​103118
18. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Improvement in the design of power oil-filled reactors to avoid faults of seismic origin2019Engineering Failure Analysis97​​​416433
19. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Bushing failure in power transformers and the influence of moisture with the spectroscopy test2018Engineering Failure Analysis94​​​300312
20. Velasquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Methodology for Overhead Line Conductor Remaining Life Aging infrastructure and asset management2018Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exhibition – Latin America, T and D-LA 2018​​​8511752​​​
21. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Corrosive Sulphur effect in power and distribution transformers failures and treatments2018Engineering Failure Analysis92​​​240267
22. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Current transformer failure caused by electric field associated to circuit breaker and pollution in 500 kV substations2018Engineering Failure Analysis92​​​163181
23. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejia Lara J.V.Circuit breakers 500 kV degradation in substation reactors caused by inductive current2018Engineering Failure Analysis90​​​6481
24. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejia Lara J.V.Snubberresistor influence in the thyristor valves failure on the static VAR compensator2018Engineering Failure Analysis89​​​150176
25. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Ruptures in overhead ground wire — Transmission line 220 kV2018Engineering Failure Analysis87​​​114
26. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejía Lara J.V.Reliability, availability and maintainability study for failure analysis in series capacitor bank2018Engineering Failure Analysis86​​​158167
27. Velásquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Life estimation of shunt power reactors considering a failure core heating by floating potentials2018Engineering Failure Analysis86​​​142157
28. Arias Velásquez R.M., Mejia Lara J.V.The need of creating a new nominal creepage distance in accordance with heaviest pollution 500 kV overhead line insulators2018Engineering Failure Analysis86​​​2132
29. Arias Velasquez Msc R.M., Mejia Lara MscJ.V.Secondary Arc and Critical Time of Fault Clearance in Overhead Lines2018IEEE Latin America Transactions163​​859868
30. Arias R., Mejia J.Health index for transformer condition assessment2018IEEE Latin America Transactions1612190819220528432849
31. Velásquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Principal Components Analysis and Adaptive Decision System Based on Fuzzy Logic for Power Transformer2017Fuzzy Information and Engineering94​​493514
32. Velasquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Expert system for power transformer diagnosis2017Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 24th International Congress on Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computing, INTERCON 2017​​​8079640​​​
33. Velasquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Implementation of knowledge management in energy companies2017Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 24th International Congress on Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computing, INTERCON 2017​​​8079639​​​
34. Velasquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Robot unit for cost and time balance using automatic inspection on overhead lines2017Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE ANDESCON, ANDESCON 2016​​​7836194​​​
35. Velásquez R.M.A., Lara J.V.M.Electrical Assessment by Lightning Phenomenon in Power Lines of Double Circuit2016IEEE Latin America Transactions145753041622172225
36. Ricardo Arias Velásquez, Root cause analysis for inverters in solar photo-voltaic plants, Engineering Failure Analysis, In press, journal pre-proof, Available online 20 August 2020, 1 – 18.
37. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, Methodology for improvement protection systems performance associated to overhead lines, IEEE Latin American Transactions, Inpress, journal pre-proof, 2020, 1-8.
38. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, C. Diaz, The magnetically controlled reactor applied to Peruvian power system, IEEE Latin American Transactions, Inpress, journal pre-proof, 2020, 1-8.
39. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, Algorithm and framework for tower fault caused by ice overload, Engineering Failure Analysis, 2021.
40. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, Failure analysis and dispatch optimization using phasor measurement units, Engineering Failure Analysis, 2021.
41. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, Knowledge management in two universities before and during the COVID-19 effect in Peru
Technology in Society, 2021.
42. R.M.A. Velásquez, J.V.M. Lara, Dynamic analysis associated to power plants and overhead lines failure, Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE 27th International Conference on Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computing, INTERCON 2020, 2020 | conference-paper.
43. Dynamic model for transmission lines maximum disconnection time on wind farm, Ain Shams Engineering Journal
2020 | journal-article.
 
 

NEWS PAPERS:

1. Investigadores confirman que existe relación entre el número de casos de COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima
Business Empresarial, 2020-08-20 | newspaper-article
2. Relación entre número de casos de COVID-19 y contaminación del aire, JC Magazine, 2020-07-31 | newspaper-article
3. Investigadores confirman que existe relación entre el número de casos de COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima
Peruinforma, 2020-07-30 | newspaper-article.
4. Investigadores confirman que existe relación entre el número de casos de COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima
El economista, 2020-07-30 | newspaper-article
5. Hay relación entre COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima, Sucesos, 2020-07-28 | newspaper-article
6. El efecto mariposa ayuda a predecir el futuro del COVID-19, Sucesos, 2020-05-30 | newspaper-article.
7. Salarios y desigualdad, GESTIÓN, 2016-10-25 | newspaper-article, OTHER-ID: http://prensa.imedia.pe/intranet/admin/CortarImagen.php?imagen=161025/1007161025021I.JPG&coordenada=1688,2604,464,1972
8. OPTIMIZACIÓN DEL COSTO DEL MANTENIMIENTO BASADO EN LA PRIORIZACIÓN DE LA IMPEDANCIA DE PUESTA A TIERRA PARA MEJORA DE LA CONFIABILIDAD, REVISTA CIER, 2015-10-01 | journal-article.
9. Sistema Robotizado Ahorra Costos y Reduce Riesgos Vehiculo de Inspección, Revista desde Adentro N° 145, 2015-09-01 | magazine-article.
10. Interconexión eléctrica Perú-Chile, GESTIÓN, 2015-01-06 | newspaper-article.
 

Financing – ORCID PROJECTS:

1. Forecast and evaluation of COVID-19 spreading in USA with reduced-space Gaussian process regressionUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2020-03 hasta 2020-08|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: Unsa 2020-1 (6892)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/6892
2. New methodology for design and failure analysis of underground transmission linesUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2020-03 hasta 2020-08|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: Unsa 2020-1 (6893)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/6893
 
3. Explosion of power capacitors in a change of transformers with reactive power compensationUniversidad nacional de san Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-10 hasta 2020-02|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: UNSA 2019-2 (6683)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/6683
 
4. Health Index for Transformer Condition AssessmentUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-10 hasta 2020-02|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: UNSA 2019-2 (6684)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/6684
 
5. Root cause analysis for shunt reactor failure in 500 kV power systemUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-06 hasta 2019-12|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: 2019-1b (5894)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/5894
 
6. Methodology for failure analysis in shunt reactor by electromagnetic influence caused by high vibration in overload conditionUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-06 hasta 2019|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: UNSA, 2019-1b (5893)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/5893
7. Insulation failure caused by special pollution around industrial environmentsUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-01 hasta 2019-06|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: UNSA 2019-1 (5126)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/5126
 
8. Improvement in the design of power oil-filled reactors to avoid faults of seismic originUniversidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa (Arequipa, Perú)2019-01 hasta 2019-06|Adjudicación
GRANT_NUMBER: UNSA 2019-1 (5125)
URL: http://190.119.145.150:8010/proyectos_vri/index.php/report/index/5125

    Affiliated Departments, Labs & Centers

    • UTP : Power System and Artificial Intelligence.
    • IEEE Power & Energy Society.
    • UTEC | MIT : electrical machine and advanced research.
    • UAP advanced research, innovation and development.
    • ENEL RoBoost program: Smart Glasses, drones, robots for hydro, solar and wind technology, associated to Renewable energy.
    • CIGRE Canadá: Working Group C1.43 Advanced analytics in energy companies.

    VIDEO

    • SCIENTIFIC INTERVIEWS

    1.      Relación entre número de casos de COVID-19 y contaminación del aire, JC Magazine, 2020-07-31 | newspaper-article.

    2.      Investigadores confirman que existe relación entre el número de casos de COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima, El economist, 2020-07-30 | newspaper-article.

    3.      Hay relación entre COVID-19 y la contaminación del aire en Lima, Sucesos, 2020-07-28 | newspaper-article.

    4.      El efecto mariposa ayuda a predecir el futuro del COVID-19, Sucesos, 2020-05-30 | newspaper-article.

    5.      Salarios y desigualdad, GESTIÓN, 2016-10-25 | newspaper-article

    6.      Interconexión eléctrica Perú-Chile, GESTIÓN, 2015-01-06 | newspaper-article.

    IEEE INVOLVEMENT:

    2021: IEEE PES PERU chapter chair.

    2018 – 2020: IEEE PES PERU Vice Chair.

    2020-2021: IEEE Editor associate IEEE Latin America Transactions.

    2020-2021: IEEE Publication chairman ISGT 2021.

    2020: IEEE PES PERU (Speaker) Model for failure analysis for overhead lines with distributed parameters associated to atmospheric discharges.

    2020: IEEE PES PERU (Speaker ) Forecast and evaluation of COVID-19 spreading in USA with reduced-space Gaussian process regression.

    2020: IEEE PES PERU (Speaker): Renewable energy projects design for wind technology. Case study Colombia

    2020: IEEE T&D Latin America 2020 (speaker)

    2020: IEEE Eircon 2020. (Speaker).

    2020: IEEE Intercon 2020. (Speaker)

    2020: IEEE Peru Speaker. (Frontera analítica convirtiendo datos en conocimiento aplicado a los transformadores.).

    2020: IEEE reviewer in international journals associated to power & energy society:

    • Electric power systems research International Journal. (More than 143 reviews).
    • Solar Energy International Journal.
    • Informatics in medicine unlocked International Journal.
    • Engineering Failure Analysis International Journal.
    • Construction and building materials International Journal.
    • Renewable & Sustainable energy reviews International Journal.
    • Environmental pollution International Journal.
    • Science of the total environmental International Journal.
    • Sustainable Cities and Society International Journal.
    • IEEE Latin America Transactions.

    2019: IEEE Speaker Shircon – Citizen science approach for spatiotemporal modelling of air pollution quality and traffic in Lima, Peru

    2018: IEEE Latin American Transactions, Health Index for transformer condition assessment.

    2018: IEEE Latin American Transactions. Secondary arc and critical time of fault clearance in overhead lines.

    2018: IEEE T&D 2018: Methodology for Overhead Line Conductor Remaining Life Aging infrastructure and asset management.

    2017: Speaker IEEE Intercon – Implementation of knowledge management in energy companies,

    2017: Speaker IEEE Intercon – Expert System for Power Transformer Diagnosis

    2017: IEEE Senior Member.

    2016: Speaker IEEE Andescon – Robot unit for cost and time balance using automatic inspection on overhead lines.

    2016: IEEE Latin American Transactions. Electrical Assessment by Lightning Phenomenon in Power Lines of Double Circuit.

    2015-2017: IEEE PES PERU SECRETARY.

    LECTURES & SPEAKER:

    • 2020 – IEEE Perú: Forecast and evaluation of COVID-19 spreading in USA with Reduced-space Gaussian process regression.
    • 2020 – IEEE Perú: Frontera analítica y aprendizaje automático en transformadores : construyendo datos en conocimiento.
    • 2020 – Renewable energy projects design for wind technology  – Universidade Nacional de San Agustín.
    • 2020 – Diseñó de proyectos de Energía Renovable – Caso Colombia. IEEE PERÚ.
    • 2020 – IEEE Transmission & Distribution Latin America 2020. (Uruguay). Research paper.
    • 2020 – IEEE Intercon 2020. (Perú).
    • 2019 – Power System and Renewable Energy. (Perú – UTEC).
    • 2019 – Advanced Electrical Machine design. (Perú – UTEC).
    • 2019 – Speaker Shircon – Citizen science approach for spatiotemporal modelling of air pollution quality and traffic in Lima, Peru; https://site.ieee.org/peru-pes/2019/11/12/nuevo-evento-patrocinado-por-ieee-en-peru/papers/
    • 2018 – Automation and IEC 61850 in substations. (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2017 – Intelligent Robot for substations. (Colombia – ISA).
    • 2017 – Speaker IEEE Intercon – Implementation of knowledge management in energy companies.
    • 2017 – Speaker IEEE Intercon – Expert System for Power Transformer Diagnosis
    • 2016 – Speaker IEEE Andescon – Robot unit for cost and time balance using automatic inspection on overhead lines.
    • 2015 – Digital Protection. (Perú – Engie/TECSUP).
    • 2015 – Digital protection in substations and power plants (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2015 – Robot for transmission lines. (Colombia – ISA).
    • 2015 – Grounding system in overhead lines in high voltage. (Uruguay – CIER).
    • 2014 – Overvoltage and surge arrester design in overhead lines and FSC. (Perú – UCSM).
    • 2014- Power Systems HVDC & HVAC (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2014 – Digital protection in substations and power plants (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2013- Power Systems HVDC & HVAC (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2013 – Digital protection in substations and power plants (Perú – TECSUP).
    • 2012 – Knowledge management in high voltage projects (Colombia – ISA).
    • 2008 – Power system and stability modelling (Perú – UNSA).

    CONTACT

    To get in touch with professor Arias, contact Ricardo Arias (ricardo.ariasv@pucp.pe), for private sector speaker events.