STUDENT ASSISTANT (M/F/D) – REINFORCEMENT LEARNING FOR RENEAWBLE ENERGY TRADING

Technische Universität München

Germany

July 10, 2021

Description

HCE-BEST-S-01-2021 STUDENT ASSISTANT (M/F/D) – REINFORCEMENT LEARNING FOR RENEAWBLE ENERGY

TRADING

09.06.2021, Studentische Hilfskräfte, Praktikantenstellen, Studienarbeiten

fortiss is the research institute of the Free State of Bavaria for the development of software-intensive systems with headquarters in Munich. The scientists at the institute cooperate in research, development and transfer projects with universities and technology companies in Bavaria, Germany and Europe. The focus is on research into state-of-the-art methods, techniques and tools for the development of software- and AI-based technologies for dependable, secure cyber-physical systems such as the Internet of Things (IoT). fortiss is organized in the legal form of a non-profit limited liability company. Shareholders are the Free State of Bavaria (majority shareholder) and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. www. fortiss.org

Student Assistant (m/f/d) – Reinforcement Learning for Renewable Energy Trading Your tasks:

• Find the appropriate market design and mechanism for decentralized energy trading. • Research and simulation of typical energy usage behavior (profile) of various user group e.g., residential, industry and commercial users. • Modelling of energy trading in the context of reinforcement learning (state, action and reward setup). • Integration of energy trading in reinforcement learning simulation environment e.g., OpenAI Gym.

Your profile:

• A registered master student from at least 3rd Semester with good grades. • You study electrical engineering, power engineering, computer science, mathematics or physics. • Basic understanding of energy trading including but not limited to P2P, Auction-based approaches. • Solid knowledge in object-oriented programming (Python) and Reinforcement Learning. • Practical experience with deep learning framework such as PyTorch or Tensorflow is a plus. • Excellent communication skills in English and fluent German is a plus. Our offer:

• The contract length is three months. An extension of the contract is possible. • Suitable master thesis. • Knowhow in doing cutting edge ML research. • Insightful research meeting and tech talks. • GPU computational resources. • Flexible working conditions (home office during the pandemic).

Did we catch your interest?

Please submit your application with a motivational statement, a detailed CV and a current transcript of records.

Job-ID: HCE-BEST-S-01-2021

Contact: Zhiwei Han

Kontakt: Zhwei Han

More Information

https: // recruitment.fortiss.org/

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