Ms. Zhuldyz Assylova

Director of Institute of Batteries LLC   Research interests: Management of engineering/industrial organizations, business strategy, human resources, project’s financial feasibility, commercialization of research results, intellectual property, patenting.   Job history: April 2016-October 2016, Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System PI, Project Administrator at Energetic Cosmos Laboratory led by Nobel Prize laureate George Smoot November 2013-March 2016, Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System PI, Laboratory Technician   Education: September 2014-May 2016, Nazarbayev University, School of Engineering/Graduate School of business Title of qualification: Master in Engineering Management, GPA: 3.67 Graduated with Honors Master thesis: Development of Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO): feasibility study of providing C-check services for Airbus family fleet of Air Astana JSC  September 2009-September 2013 Czech Technical University in Prague Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Title of qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering Name of specialization: Automation and Information Technology, GPA: 3.58 Bachelor thesis: Comparison of Neural Network Models for Approximation of Pneumatic Muscle Actuator     Training: March 2015 Innovations management workshop, trainer- Daniel Probst, Astana, Kazakhstan November 2014  Quality Management workshop, Maryland, USA March-May 2014  Expert Workshop of Industrial Automation Technology, Astana, Kazakhstan   Publication: Aitkulov, D., Assylova, Z., Suanbekova, E., Rojas-Solórzano, L. On-Grid PV Opportunities in University Campuses: A Case Study of Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan. Proceedings of IEEES – 9th International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium, 2017.