Avinash is employed as a Research Assistant and is also enrolled for his PhD, at Cardiff University since 2014. He has an M.Sc. in Electrical Energy Systems (2013-2014) from Cardiff University.
Prior to his academic career, Avinash has worked in the distribution industry for 5 years, as a Design Engineer at GE Energy (2009-2012) and as a Senior Engineer at Alstom (2012-2013). He is a registered Chartered Engineer at the Engineering Council UK. His research interest include distribution automation and protection of MV networks with connected power electronics.