Dr. Alex Masolin received his Bachelor Degree and Master Degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Udine, Italy. In 2012, he received his PhD degree in Electronic Engineering from the KU Leuven, Belgium. His PhD dissertation dealt with silicon solar cells wafering technology and it was pursued at imec, Belgium. He continued his academic career as postdoctoral researcher at the department of Electrical Engineering at the KU Leuven, Belgium performing research on PV monitoring, Smart PV modules and integration of renewable energies into the SmartGrids. Since 2015 he is a lecturer and researcher at Zuyd University of Applied Sciences in Heerlen, Netherlands teaching energy-related subjects in the Energy Engineering program study and doing research in several regional, national and European project (Raak, Interreg and H2020) with tasks during the phase of project acquisition, management and execution.