Otavio Jose Dezem Bertozzi Junior

Ph.D. Students

​MS/Ph.D. Student - EE Program - Ahmed Group

Research Interest

  •  Control Systems Engineering, Modeling, and Simulation
  •  Power Electronics and Applications, Renewable Energies
  •  Power Systems Engineering, Energy Conversion

Selected Publications

  • Investigation of a New Voltage Balancing Circuit for Parallel-connected Offshore PMSG-based Wind Turbines
    Ahmed A. Elserougi, Otavio Bertozzi, Ahmed M. Massoud, Shehab Ahmed
    IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), (2020)
  • Nonlinear Control of a Quadrotor UAV Through Gain Scheduling Technique with Integral Effect
    O. J. Dezem Bertozzi Jr., P.S. Silva
    I Workshop on Dynamics and Control of Rotating Machines and UAVs, (2017)


  • M.Sc., Electrical and Computer Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2020
  • ​B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Unesp, Bauru, Brazil, 2019

Professional Profile

  • 2017-2018: xDSL Interoperability Testing Intern, Intel Corporation, Munich, Germany
  • 2015: Summer Intern, Rohde & Schwarz Reference Laboratory (BME HVT), Budapest, Hungary
  • 2014-2015: Exchange Student, Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME), Budapest, Hungary

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE)
  • Physical Science and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Control Systems Engineering Power Electronics Renewable Energies Power Systems Engineering