Dr. Do Thi Hiep

Senior Research Associate

Expertise area

Energy management
Competitive electricity market
Energy policy
Integrated energy systems
Sustainable energy transition


  • Doctor of Engineering, majoring in Integrated Energy Systems, 2016 – 2021, University of Kassel, Germany, (with great honor). Dissertation “Development of feedback control for energy policy design to guarantee sustainable solar and wind power investment growth.”
  • Master degree of Business administration, 2012 – 2014, Foreign Trade University, Vietnam, with honor. Thesis “Application of regression model in analyzing business performance of power distribution companies, case study of Dong Da power company.”
  • Bachelor degree of Energy Management, 2006 – 2011, Electric Power University, Vietnam, (with distinction degree). Thesis “Bidding strategy of generation power companies in a competitive electricity market.”

Selected publications

  1. Do Thi Hiep, 2022, “Types of investors in developing solar and wind power projects in Vietnam,” Vietnam Trade and Industry Review, ISSN: 0866-7756, Volume 16, 6/2022, Pages 90 – 97.
  2. Thi Hiep Do, Clemens Hoffmann, 2020, “A power development planning for Vietnam under the CO2 emission reduction targets,” CPESE Conf., 2019, Japan, Journal of Energy Reports, Elsevier, ISSN: 2352-4847, Volume 6, Supplement 2, February 2020, pp. 19 – 24.
  3. Thi Hiep Do, Clemens Hoffmann, 2019, “Estimation of the future electricity price surcharge for the integration of wind and solar power into the Vietnamese electricity system,” APEEC Conf., 2019, China, IEEE, ISBN: 978-1-7281-1590-0 (Electronic), 978-1-7281-1589-4 (USB), 978-1-7281-1591-7 (Print on Demand), pp. 263 – 268.
  4. Duong Trung Kien, Do Thi Hiep, 2019, “Development of energy benchmarking based on process consumption for the plastics industry in Vietnam,” International Journal of Smart Grid and Clean Energy, ISSN: 2315-4462 (Print), 2373-3594 (Online), Vol. 8, No. 6, November 2019, pp. 688 – 701.
  5. Thi Hiep Do, Clemens Hoffmann, 2018, “The innovation of price adjustment mechanisms to support investment in solar power in Germany,” ICPRE Conf., 2018, Germany, E3S Web of Conference, eISSN: 2267-1242, Volume 64, 02007 (2018).
  6. Do Thi Hiep, 2016, “Determination of basic parameters for a system of 100% electricity from renewable energy sources”, Journal of Sciences and Technology for Energy of Vietnam, ISSN: 1859-4557, No. 13.