Note: Now I am with the Institute of Engineering Sciences, University of O'Higgins, Chile
Solar Energy New paper on Image-based Photovoltaic Energy Generation Prediction: Jinsong Zhang, Rodrigo Verschae, Shohei Nobuhara and Jean-Francois Lalonde, "Deep photovoltaic nowcasting", Solar Energy, Vol. 176, PP. 267-276, Dec 2018.
Chile-Japan Academic Forum I will participate in the Chile-Japan Academic Forum, 25-29 Sept, 2018, Nikko, Japan. In the event, I am will preset at the Workshop "Sensors, Robotics, Automation & ICT in Mining, AgroSciences & Natural Resources, Smart Cities".
CMM Since August 2018 I am an associate researcher of the Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM), Universidad de Chile, Chile.
SCI Since August 2018 I am in the Advisory Board of the MDIP SCI Journal.
ML Meetup I presented my work on
"Sky image based solar energy prediction", at the Santiago Machine Learning Meetup, Santiago, Chile.
IEEE RAS Summer School I am co-organizing (General Chair) the IEEE RAS Summer School on Deep Learning for Robot Vision, Santiago & Rancagua, Chile, December, 2019
[New Affiliation] Since 2018 I am with the Institute of Engineering Sciences, University of O'Higgins, Chile
[MIRU 2017] I will presenting our work on "Daytime Sky Image Model and Prediction" at MIRU 2017, Hiroshima, Japan.
[Information, 2017] Since June 2017 I am part of the Editorial Board of the MDPI journal Information.
[OCEANS MTS/IEEE, 2017] I will be attending the Oceans Conference in Anchorage, Alaska, to present our work on fish tracking.
[Energy7, 2017] I will be attending the Energy 7 symposium, in Manchester, UK, to present my work on coordinated energy management.
[IEEE PVSC, 2017] I will be attending the IEEE PVSC in WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, to present our work on image-based PV estimation and prediction.
[AVW, 2016] I will be presenting our work on real-time 3D fish detection and tracking at the "Aqua Vision Workshop", at Kyoto University, Japan.
[Invited Speaker, February 2016] Invited panelist at the "Future of the Electricity Utilities Project", Asian Stakeholder Meeting, Organized by the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Hong Kong, March 3-4th 2016.
[ICML 2013] I attended the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML'13)
Invited talk, 2013 at SCIAN-lab ( Laboratory for Scientific Image Analysis) at Medical School of the University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Since April 2015 I am a program-specific assistant professor at the Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University, where I am working on distributed coordinated energy management of prosumer communities, sky image-based PV prediction, and 3D fish tracking and detection (at the Matsuyama Lab), among other topics.
I received a Doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering (Universidad de Chile, 2010), a M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics (Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS) de Cachan, France, 2006), an Electrical Engineering degree (Universidad de Chile, 2003), and a Bachelor in Computer Engineering degree (Universidad de Chile, 2002).
I have participated in international projects, developed algorithms for large scale industrial systems, and at age 38 (2016), I am an active researcher with over 55 publications in international conferences and journals.