Amin Zamani

Amin Zamani, Senior Advisor, Distribution & Asset Operations, has more than 5 years of experience with modeling and analysis of power system dynamics and design/review of protection systems with industry-standard analytical tools such as PSCAD/EMTDC, RTDS/RSCAD, MATLAB/Simulink, SKM, CYMDIST and Easy Power. He has also been involved in the development of digital relay algorithms and real-time digital testing of P&C equipment.

Areas of Expertise

  • Power system protection and control
  • Distributed generation integration studies
  • Real-time digital simulation (RTDS) and testing

Experience & Background

Advisor, Quanta Technology LLC, Toronto, Canada (2015-Present)

R&D Engineer/Scientist, Kinectrics Inc., Toronto, Canada (2013-2015)

Research Associate, GE Digital Energy & UOIT, Toronto, Canada (2012-2013)

Research Associate, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (2009-2012)

Engineer, National Iranian Oil Company, Abadan, Iran (2007-2009)

Faculty Member, Azad University of Abadan, Abadan, Iran (2005-2007)

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

  • Member, IEEE and IEEE PES
  • Member, CIGRE Canada
  • Active Member, several IEEE PSRC working groups
  • Registered EIT, Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Several publications in IEEE Transactions, International Journals and Conferences

Education

  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering/University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (2012)
  • M.Sc., Electrical Engineering/Jondi Shapour University, Ahvaz, Iran (2005)
  • B.Sc., Electrical Engineering/Iran University of Science & Tech., Tehran, Iran (2003)

Amin can be contacted at azamani@quanta-technology.com