Ph.D. Electrical & Computer
Engineering – University of British Columbia, Vancouver,
M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering – Isfahan
University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2009.
B.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering – Isfahan
University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 2006.
Mehrdad is currently working with
the Protection and Automation Group of Quanta Technology-Toronto.
This group develops and practices industry-leading techniques for wide-area
Mehrdad is also active in research on modeling and simulation of power systems.
His current research collaboration with the Power and Energy Group is
on EMTP models for simulation of wind turbine generators.
Mehrdad has additional research interest and experience in
modeling and control of power electronics and FACTs devices,
power quality assessment and control, and
- Modeling and Simulation of Power Systems
- Power Electronics Applications in Power Systems
- Power Quality and Harmonics
- Power Systems Protection and Automation
- Electric Drive Systems