Olivera Kotevska

Research Scientist

Dr. Dipl-Ing. Olivera Kotevska (Senior Member, IEEE) is a research scientist in Computer Science and Mathematics Division (CSMD) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Tennessee, USA. She received her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Universite Grenoble Alpes, France and during her doctorate she performed research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Washington, DC. Her research work focuses on privacy algorithms, machine learning, and intersection for electric grids, human mobility and biomedical applications. She has published over 50 publications and reports and regularly publishes and serves as a program committee member at the top conferences in these domains.
She served in organizational roles including Lead-Chair of Privacy Algorithms in Systems workshop, Co-Chair of IEEE Big Data Industry and Government Program, Chair of IEEE Power and Energy Society Computational Analytical Methods Subcommittee, and Co-Editor of Sensors journal special issue IoT Data Analytics. Dr. Kotevska is an organizer and chair of IEEE Women In Engineering East Tennessee affinity group. She received IEEE Senior membership award in ’21 and ORNL CSMD Outreach and Service award in ’20.


2021 - IEEE Senior Member. Senior Member is the highest professional grade of IEEE for which a member may apply. It requires extensive experience, and reflects professional accomplishment and maturity. Less than 10% of our more than 400,000 members have achieved this level. More here: https://www.ornl.gov/news/ornls-olivera-kotevska-recognized-ieee

2020 - Community Outreach and Service Award, by ORNL Computer Science and Mathematics Division.

- Ph.D. in Computer Science at University of Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France, 2018