Catalin Covrig graduated with a Diplomat Engineer Degree (5 years) in Mechanical Engineering in 2008 and a Doctorate Degree related to the Energy domain in 2011, both from the University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania.
Before joining the "Smart Electricity Systems and Interoperability" group at the European Commission, Institute for Energy and Transport, Joint Research Centre in 2012 he was an Operations Engineer in the Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant, Romania. During his studies he conducted research in the field of energy generation and supply, renewable energy and combustion systems modeling.

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