Rafael Finck Rafael Finck

M. Sc. Rafael Finck



  • Interdependencies between power market design and power grids
  • Analysis and modelling of power systems
  • Flow-based market coupling

Seminars & Thesis consultation

  • Seminar "Europäische Strommärkte im Zeichen von Klimaschutz und Energiewende" (SoSe 2017)
  • Seminar "Auswirkungen der verstärkten Integration Erneuerbarer in zukünftigen Energiewelten" (WiSe 2017/2018)
  • Please see open bachelors and masters projects for thesis consultation.


Further activities

  • Elected board member of the faculty graduate council (May 2017-June 2021)


Impacts of the uncoordinated introduction of capacity mechanisms on European power flows
Finck, R.
2018. 661. WE-Heraeus-Seminar on "Nonlinear Dynamics, Optimization and Control of Distributed Energy Systems", Bad Honnef, 28.-31.01.2018
Conference Papers
Impact of Flow-Based Market Coupling on Generator Dispatch in CEE Region
Finck, R.; Ardone, A.; Fichtner, W.
2018. 2018 15th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM), Lódz, PL, June 27–29, 2018, 1–5, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi:10.1109/EEM.2018.8469927
The impact of different distribution of renewable energy sources and load on flow-based market coupling
Finck, R.; Ardone, A.; Fichtner, W.
2018. 41st IAEE International Conference, Groningen, NL, June 10-13, 2018, Energy Academy Europe


  • Research Associate at the Chair of Energy Economics since 09/2016
  • B. Sc. and M. Sc. in Business Administration and Engineering: Electrical Power Engineering at RWTH Aachen University from 2010-2016
  • Academic Exchange Semester at University College Cork, Ireland and INSA de Lyon, France
  • Intership with Lapp Insulators GmbH
  • Student Research Assistent at Institute for High Voltage Technology at RWTH Aachen University