Tomiwa Aileru

B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering (University of Lagos, Nigeria)

+49 (0)30 1208 434 45



Tomiwa Aileru has been an intern in the Research Unit Off-Grid Systems at RLI since May 2021. He is enrolled in the master's degree program Power Engineeering at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Tomiwa supports the team with research tasks in creating an open-source optimization tool for modeling and analysis of off-grid systems in Nigeria as part of the PeopleSUN project.

Tomiwa holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. His main interests are in renewable energy development in sub-Saharan Africa and Energy markets. Apart from his work at RLI, he also volunteers in the site development team of TU eMpower Africa to develop sustainable water-energy-food systems for rural communities in Africa.