Davood Babazadeh is an R&D manager at OFFIS Institute for information technology in Germany since 2017. He received his first master degree in energy engineering from Sharif University of Technology – Tehran in 2008. Then, he worked in industry in the field of reliability analysis in power systems for four years. He received his second master degree in electric power engineering in 2012 and afterwards his PhD from KTH Royal Institute of Technology-Sweden with the focus on distributed control of hybrid AC/DC transmission grids. In 2016, he worked as an area manager in Swedish Center for Smart Grids and Storage (SweGRIDS) in Stockholm. His areas of research are focused on Smart grid and smart city resilience and reliability, power system automation and control as well as multi-domain co-simulation testbeds.