Cătălin Gavriluță was born in Arad, Romania, in 1986. He received the engineering degree in automation and applied informatics from th Polytechnic University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania in 2009, and the M.Sc. degree in wind power systems from Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark, in 2011.
Between 2011 and 2015 he pursued his Ph.D. degree at the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain.During this time his work was focused on the control and operation of multi-terminal dc networks used for the large-scale integration of solar power supported by energy storage.
Since April 2015 he is a post-doc researcher with the Grenoble Institute of Technology, Grenoble, France, working as part of the G2ELab. His work and interests are oriented towards smart grids, with focus on distributed control and multi agent systems applied to different operational aspects of modern electrical networks