PhD, Electrical & Computer
Engineering, the University of British Columbia,
Vancouver, Canada, 2013.
MASc, Electrical Engineering, Iran University of
Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2009.
BASc, Electrical Engineering, Isfahan University
of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2006.
Dr. Hamid Atighechi has been with
BC Hydro, since 2013, as a System Performance
Planning engineer conducting operational planning
studies, and developing system operating orders
and remedial action schemes (RAS). He has also
been a visitor scientist at UBC since 2013
conducting research and collaborating with other
Dr. Hamid Atighechi is a registered Professional
Engineer (P.Eng.) in the Province of British
Columbia, a Certified Associate in Project
Management (CAPM) by PMI, and an active member of
the IEEE Power and Energy Society. He has been a
contributing member of the IEEE Task Force on
Dynamic Average Modeling, under the Working Group
on Modeling and Analysis of System Transients
Using Digital Programs. He has published nearly
forty technical papers in peer-reviewed journals
and conference proceedings.
- Power System Operation and control
- High Power-Electronic Converters and their
- Electric Machines and their Drives
- Smart Grids and
- Integration of Renewable Energy Sources