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Johan Morren is a part-time assistant professor with the research group Electrical Energy Systems at the TU/e department of Electrical Engineering. His main affiliation is with the Dutch distribution network operator Enexis Netbeheer BV, where he is responsible for the strategy for the electricity network of Enexis. His main areas of interest are distributed generation, network planning, asset management, and protection and automation. The main research activities at the TU/e are on several subjects such as network planning, distribution automation, renewable power generation and asset management of low-voltage networks.

Academic background

Johan Morren studied Electrical Power Engineering at Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands), where he received his MSc in 2000 and his PhD in 2006. He then became consultant with the Asset Management department of Enexis Netbeheer BV. Since 2017 he is senior system responsible at Enexis. In 2011 he was appointed assistant professor (part-time) at the Electrical Energy Systems group of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e, the Netherlands).

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Research Output 2004 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Analyzing parameters that affect the reliability of low voltage cable grids and their applicability in asset management

Klerx, M., Morren, J. & Slootweg, H., 1 Aug 2019, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery. 34, 4, p. 1432-1441 10 p., 8663443.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Asset management
Electric potential
24 Downloads (Pure)

Behavior of control mode switching inverters during transients in sectionalizing distribution networks

Roos, M. H., Nguyen, P. H., Morren, J. & Slootweg, J. G., 3 Jan 2019, 2018 International Conference on Power System Technology, POWERCON 2018 - Proceedings. Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 537-544 8 p. 8602033

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Distribution Network
Electric power distribution
Energy resources
Transient Behavior

Datagedreven conditiebepaling laagspanning

Translated title of the contribution: Data driven Klerx, M., van Deursen, A., Morren, J. & Slootweg, H., Apr 2019, In : Utilities. 19, 2, p. 14-17 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

30 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating flexibility values for congestion management in distribution networks within Dutch pilots

Fonteijn, R., van Amstel, M., Nguyen, P., Morren, J., Bonnema, G. M. & Slootweg, H., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Engineering. 2019, 18, p. 5158 – 5162

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Electric power distribution

Flexibility for congestion management: an operational decision-making process

Fonteijn, R., Bernards, R., Nguyen, P., Morren, J. & Slootweg, H., 2019, 25th International Conference on Electricity Distribution. CIRED, 5 p. 539

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Decision making

Student theses

Clearing of single phase to ground faults

Author: Bernards, R., 28 Feb 2014

Supervisor: Morren, J. (Supervisor 1)

Student thesis: Master

Decongesting Dutch distribution grids using Smart Energy System design: a case study in Friesland

Author: Hoefnagels, L., 30 Sep 2019

Supervisor: Verbong, G. (Supervisor 1), Kirkels, A. (Supervisor 2), Höffken, J. (Supervisor 2), Slootweg, H. (Supervisor 2), Morren, J. (Supervisor 2) & Reinders, J. (Supervisor 2)

Student thesis: Master


Distance protection on single phase cables

Author: van Geffen, Y., 30 Jun 2011

Supervisor: Slootweg, J. (Supervisor 1), Coster, E. (Supervisor 2), Huisman, H. (Supervisor 2) & Morren, J. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

Evaluation of distribution automation to reduce customer minutes lost

Author: Derkzen, S., 31 May 2013

Supervisor: Morren, J. (Supervisor 1), Hendrix, M. (Supervisor 2), Lava, J. (External coach) & Coster, E. (External coach)

Student thesis: Master

Future voltage control in distribution networks of Enexis

Author: Er, S., 27 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Morren, J. (Supervisor 1) & Dircks, H. (External person) (External coach)

Student thesis: Master